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Restaurace U Knihovny - CLOSED


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Certificate of Excellence2017 Winner


European, Czech
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night

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Reviewed March 24, 2019

What I like about this restaurant is always helpful and friendly staff, good prices and high quality Czech cuisine. You can end up with full belly here for like maybe 15 EURO and I can almost guarantee, you will be satisfied. It is nice to...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Vera P
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

We went to have dinner. I order a soup and rice because I was ill and my husband order a Goulash. Everything was very good and taste. I recommend a lot this restaurant.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Merce M
Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

My one and only advice for this place is make a reservation beforehand or like Michael Barry more.  You might 'Strike it Lucky" We had just been to a recital at The Rudolfinum building next to Manesuv Bridge and TA'd for a nearby restaurant and...More

Date of visit: December 2016
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Reviewed December 7, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed Restaurace U Knihovny and visited twice during our recent trip to Prague. On our second visit, a late lunch after a cold afternoon at the Christmas Market, we sampled the Farm Plate (a bargain); a huge portion of schnitzel and an extra...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Lewisperson
Reviewed December 6, 2016

we had dinner at the restaurant on Monday night. There was only 1 other table at the time we arrived . We had read reviews about the place, but were somewhat disappointed. Service was slow, and when my wife's goulash arrived, there was a film...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank peterrin1
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

In a quieter neighborhood behind the old town square, this is a gem! Friendly, English speaking hostess, delicious food, great hot chocolate... all at an amazing price!!! You just have to find it...

Date of visit: November 2016
1  Thank Dan F
Reviewed November 1, 2016

That was very nice experience...there's lie 9 tables so it's not to get one...we had lucky on the secound approach :) Food was amazing and the service very friendly.

Date of visit: October 2016
1  Thank zelkawpodrozy
Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

We discovered this restaurant by recommendation from Rick Steves, and it is a great place to get Czech food. Our favorite meal is a slice of beef topped with onions and horseradish. Just be prepared with Certs afterwards! Every trip to Prague takes us back...More

Date of visit: July 2016
2  Thank BRIANandRONNIE2010
Reviewed October 19, 2016

We read about this place in one of the guide books. It was a bit hard to find, as it was somewhat to the side and amidst some construction, but we were glad we did. We were greeted by a very friendly gentleman, who might...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank lovetotravelIl
Reviewed September 28, 2016

This restaurant is located in the old town of Prague, very near the Jewish quarter and by the public library, hence the name "U Knihovny" ("At the library"). We at here for lunch as we were touring in the Jewish quarter. The menu has English...More

Date of visit: September 2016
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