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Stopkova plzenska pivnice

#23 of 650 Restaurants in Brno
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Ceska 5, Brno, Czech Republic
542 211 094
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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  • 46
    Very good
  • 18
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  • 4
    Poor
  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Enjoyable czech food in pleasant atmosphere

Had evening dinner here. I had leg of goose with red cabbage and the ubiquitous dumplings. It was pretty good, tasty, if a bit overcooked. This would be a good place to sample Czech food if you were a visitor without Czech hosts as it's easy to find and the menu is in English. I found the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
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Paris, France
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127 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Paris, France
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Had evening dinner here. I had leg of goose with red cabbage and the ubiquitous dumplings. It was pretty good, tasty, if a bit overcooked. This would be a good place to sample Czech food if you were a visitor without Czech hosts as it's easy to find and the menu is in English. I found the atmosphere a bit... More 

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Brno, Czech Republic
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

You will not make a mistake if you book a table to "show off" czech cuisine to non-czech people in Stopkova Pivnice. The chef is making sure that honest, high quality and presentation dishes are flying outt of the kitchen. If you are trying to taste good czech beer, do not go there. Search for small breweries and their signature... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

I visited Stopkova for the 3rd time and it just isn't great. Each time I've got come I find it less inspiring. If you need a bit of food and you really can't be bothered to find somewhere decent this will do. But take the time to search around Brno and you'll find much better. Good beer though. The speciality... More 

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Nis, Serbia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

My friends tried to convince me that I will try the best beer in Czech here just to come with them. I came but since I am not a beer drinker I missed the opportunity to try it. Anyway I believe my friends and I transmit their impressions about the beer which was great while I was sitting with them... More 

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New Forest National Park, United Kingdom
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76 reviews 76 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

I have visited Stopkova several times over the years (My wife has family in Brno) always for a drink. Over the Christmas/New Year we stopped here a couple times, it was always busy, but the service friendly and attentive. Our last visit we had a meal, it was really good, traditional Czech food, but I must mention their Steak Tatar... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

My partner and I had the wild boar, which was dry, like chewing on paper tissues. They served us the wrong plate at first, too. Even so, we thought we would leave a tip. Paying by card, the manager had to appear and right from the start he was unfriendly at best. He spoke no English (or refused to do... More 

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Brno, Czech Republic
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

I love the food! It is slightly more expensive than others in city but the quantity of the food is much ore as well. The place is great and service was good too when I went. I do recommend reservation on weekends.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We had lunch there on a cold winter day and we were not disappointed. We had a meat platter (almost 1 kg of meat !) and goulash, both excellent. The service was not very quick, but we enjoyed excellent beer while waiting. The staff was friendly and spoke some English

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Rome, Italy
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11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Stopkova in Brno is a surprise, you enter thinking it's a typical low level place, then you taste the first beer and you understand the jurney is starting, every food you take is prepared carefully and taste at top level, czech-oriented, even the fry stuff is light and pleasant. Suggested.

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Athens, Greece
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I like the atmosphere and the food there. My favorite dishes are duck leg and rabbit with onios. Recommended!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Ceska 5, Brno, Czech Republic
  • Location: Europe  >  Czech Republic  >  Moravia  >  South Moravian Region  >  Brno
  • Phone Number: 542 211 094
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?