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La Finestra

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Stare Mesto (Old Town)
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Platnerska 90/13, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
+420 222 325 325
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Camberley, United Kingdom
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119 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Dinner in La Finestra was a pleasant, unhurried experience and unlike one or two other commentators we had absolutely no problems with the staff who were as attentive as they needed to be without being aggressively so. Earlier in the day we had lunched in La Bottega and this restaurant clearly tries to set itself apart, but I am not... More 

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New York
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We live in NYC and are used to great Italian food. La Finestra is right up there. Good service, good ingredients, creative approaches. Best meal we had in Prague.

ElisaaPraga, Guest Relations Manager at La Finestra, responded to this review

Dear GNGNYC7, Thank you for visiting La Finestra and for sharing your thoughts with us and the Tripadvisor community! We are pleased to read that you appreciated our services and you enjoyed the food. We wish you a safe journey back to NYC and we hope to see you again soon in Prague! Arrivederci! More 

High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We tried to eat in the restaurant but the availability did not fit with our plans so the manager walked us to their next door deli and booked us our choice of table there for later. The food their was excellent and so the next day we were not going to miss a change to eat at La Finestra to... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

The most condescending and arrogant waiter I've ever had. The food was hit and miss. The salad was great, but the pasta (Italian restaurant) was undercooked and entirely too sweet and over complicated. We had a steak for two, which was very well prepared. Our waiter was dismissive, ignored us most of the time and completely ruined our chance of... More 

Thank dinca1000
ElisaaPraga, Guest Relations Manager at La Finestra, responded to this review

Dear Mr.Darr, It never happen to me, but this time I am not sure what to say. As Guest Relation Manager of La Finestra I can honestly state that the whole staff does its best to create a nice atmosphere and serve great food. I am very well aware that we are not perfect, not at all. We do a... More 

Bucharest, Romania
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I had dinner in this restaurant last year, and this year we went again. Still very good, superb food, lovely service, just wonderful experience not to miss when in Prague.

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Westport, Connecticut
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Although recommended to us by friends and the hotel we were reluctant to visit since we were headed to Italy the following day. We are so happy that we followed the advice of others. La Finestra is as good as it gets---food, service and wine. My wife who is a great Italian cook that the cacio e pepe pasta dish... More 

Thank jcarson21
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was ok , food was quite average and mainly dispointing it is not bad but it is not briliant either. We might have been unlucky but there is better places in prague that will garante you success for this price.

Thank Wilbaune
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I attended this restaurant knowing it would be really good. However, the service and the dishes exceeded my expectations!!! It was an outstanding evening with attentive waiters, and delicious food and incredible wine too! Enjoyed our stay and would recommend this place to anyone that loves foods and high quality !

Thank Sophie A
Denver, Colorado
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90 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family had a wonderful and memorable meal at La Finestra. The waiters were attentive and helpful and the food was absolutely delicious. We had a pasta dish to start with a lovely savory sauce. For our main course my husband and son had a wonderful steak dish that they had chosen from the large platter of meats that were... More 

Thank Kimkf2014
ElisaaPraga, Guest Relations Manager at La Finestra, responded to this review

Dear Kimkf2014, Thank you for visitg us! It was a great pleasure to host you and your wonderful family and we really hope that there will have the chance to see you again soon. We work hard everyday to make every meal memorable and your kind words keep us motivated to do better and better. We will share your thoughts... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went there for dinner. The food was really good, but the selection was not very diverse. All dishes are complicated to don't expect to eat normal pasta. Waiters were not very friendly, but nothing major. Recommended.

Thank Joy Y

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Italian, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Platnerska 90/13, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
  • Location: Europe  >  Czech Republic  >  Bohemia  >  Prague>  > Stare Mesto (Old Town)
  • Neighborhood: Stare Mesto (Old Town)
  • Phone Number: +420 222 325 325
La Finestra in Cucina was opened in 2009 as the second restaurant of Italian chef Riccardo Lucque. The restaurant features an open kitchen where you can observe Chef Tomáš Černý performing his artistry as he prepares your chosen meal. La Finestra specializes in meat dishes. Beside the culinary experience, La Finestra wants to build the largest wine cellar of quality Italian wines in the Czech Republic. The adapted wine cellar was installed for this purpose.

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Stare Mesto (Old Town)
One of the oldest neighborhoods in town represents the medieval heart of Prague. It’s no surprise it is bustling with tourists every time of day. Križovnický square, overlooking Charles Bridge with Prague Castle in the background, is probably the most beautiful square in the city. Its unique historical atmosphere of gothic houses and churches, cobblestone streets and squares, and stone towers blend together with the modern era. A vast array of bars, restaurants, dance clubs, international brand shops, galleries and hotels bring life to the old city. With its charming and picturesque cobblestone streets, the nightlife and parties will surely be unforgettable.
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