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Food & Nightlife

There are plenty of great cafes, restaurants and bars in Prague, and prices are much cheaper than in NYC.  New places are opening all the time, and you can find cuisine from all over the world - as well as many new vegan and vegetarian places to supplement your traditional Czech meat and dumplings.

Read reviews of students' favorite culinary haunts on the NYU Prague Now! blog.

Eating out in Prague

Food in Prague

Menu Help

Polévka - Soup  

Hlavni Chod - Main course 

Maso - Meat

Ryba - Fish 

Kuře - Chicken

Hovĕzi - Beef 

Vepřové - Pork 

Bramborak - Potato pancake 

Guláš - Traditional beef stew 

Knedliky - Wheat/Potato dumpling 

Smažený sýr - Fried cheese 

Pivo - Beer (*Svĕtlé – light; Černé – dark) 

Vino - Wine

Voda - Water 

Soda means soda water/seltzer so if you want coke or sprite say “coke” or “sprite”