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Cafe Imperial

#68 of 4,558 Restaurants in Prague
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Nove Mesto (New Town)
International, Czech, Soups, Eastern European, Central European, European
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Na porici 1072/15 | Prague 1, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
+420 246 011 440
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Ottawa, Canada
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

The place was good once, but it lost a lot...We tried it last week and were disappointed. The tartar was tasteless, balsamic, neither olive oil or balsamic souse served. French soup was sweet like a desert. The price is high....I would skip it

Thank Gideon H
New York City, New York
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53 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Higher end restaurant of chef Polreich is a synonymum for good quality meals. Typical czech meals prepared with care taste delishious and its located right in the center of Prague. Pricey but beautiful place, good atmosphere and lovely staff, convenient for special occasions. We had Svickova, rizek and steak and all were worth those 300-400czk we paid 5 yrs ago.

Thank Mariana V
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Really good food. Excellent service. Great wine. Can't fault it. Had the wild boar. Wine recommendation was spot on.

Thank Tracy T
Brighton, United Kingdom
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169 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Café Imperial was directly opposite our hotel and we opted to go there for dinner to celebrate my birthday. The décor is lovely and very traditional but interesting style. It is like going back in time but a very pleasant journey. The food was just fabulous - I had fallow dear as my main course and it was delicious. Good... More 

Thank Dee R
Amsterdam, Nederland
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259 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The environment of this restaurant is beautiful, the food is delicious and the service is really quick. Certainly a nice place to go for dinner!

Thank LizaV26
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We chose this place to have our first Czech meal and we are glad we did . We are pretty fussy and don't like stodgy food but the dumplings etc were very tasty and light . I disagree with the service being pretentious, we thought it was fine and loved all our courses and drink choices . It is a... More 

Thank Eloiselondon1
Prague, Czech Republic
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62 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant belong to the person in Czech who is making the Tv program "YES CHEF" helping other owners to push there restaurant forward. It is on beautiful place in the downtown and with beautiful interior. You need reservation when you like to eat here. Food is of high quality and also top class service. Prices very ok for downtown.... More 

Thank Pepasved
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We are having our evening meal here we ordered and have just finished the following: French onion soup gratinee Czk89 Chicken broth with vegetables and home made noodles Czk89 Wild boar with rose hip sauce and roasted dumplings Czk310 Confit duck with red cabbage and potato dumplings Czk299 .5 litre of beer Czk65 Fresh juice Czk77 Highly recommend it!

Thank ian l
Congleton, England, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were recommended this place so thought we would give it a try. The cafe was nicely decorated and looked old and authentic. On looking at the menu and seeing some of the food we decided against ordering. The drinks and food were drastically over priced. In all other bars and restaurants we had paid around £1 per beer, here... More 

Thank June H
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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144 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Cafe Imperial is a beautiful restaurant with traditional Czech food to match. The service was great and it was very reasonably priced.

Thank CSutherlandM

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$18 - $37
International, Czech, Soups, Eastern European, Central European, European
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Waitstaff, Buffet
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Na porici 1072/15 | Prague 1, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
  • Location: Europe  >  Czech Republic  >  Bohemia  >  Prague>  > Nove Mesto (New Town)
  • Neighborhood: Nove Mesto (New Town)
  • Phone Number: +420 246 011 440

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Nove Mesto (New Town)

Neighborhood Profile
Nove Mesto (New Town)
Nearly 700 hundred meters long, Wenceslas Square represents the most frequent and buzzing crossroads of the city. The National Museum in the upper part of the square watches over your spending spree in countless shops and retail stores lining the entire square, which ends at Na Příkopě, the most famous shopping street. When tired or broke, you can explore the city's underpasses, which can take you to the Old Town or to the courtyards of art nouveau houses with secret gems of greenery, white benches and rose bushes that provide unexpected peace in the midst of the city. Be sure to pay a visit to the traditional cafés, classic Czech pubs, cinemas and theaters. National Theater near the river has a lot to offer to foreigners. Go to the river bank and enjoy live music and drinks while watching a sunset behind Prague Castle.
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