Watching Prague either from heights or pavements will never lose its attraction. Fortunately enough, there are numerous spots where you can watch our capital beauty. And there is nothing better than combining a great view with fine food and drinks. Especially in the summer. Try our tips on best restaurants and bars with views over Prague. What’s more, lot of them are in a walking distance from our apartments.
1) Villa Richter
You will find Villa Richter when you walk up the Old Castle Steps (Staré zámecké schody) from Malostranská metro station to Prague Castle. Villa Richter is situated above St. Wenceslas vineyard, which is said to be the oldest vineyard in Bohemia. The two basic sorts of wine are grown here – Ryn Riesling and Pinot noir and 35 other sorts of wine are grown along the sightseeing path. Villa Richter offers two restaurants and popular Wine bistro. You can enjoy views over the vineyard as well as over Prague. If you are a real wine person, you might be interested in the wine-growing events which take place here regularly.
Villa Richter – Staré zámecké schody 6/251 Praha 1
Tel. (+420) 257 219 079
2) Grosseto Marina
Grosseto Marina restaurant offers a different ankle of view on Prague – down from the river. You will find it on a boat anchoring near Mánes Bridge on Staroměstská metro station. Come here to enjoy amazing views over the Vltava River, Charles Bridge and Prague Castle. In the summer, the roof is pulled back and that makes it a perfect spot for a dinner at sunset. Grosseto Marina offers international cuisine with focus on Italian cuisine. The wine offering will not dissapoint you either. Due to a high popularity of this restaurant, do make a booking to get the best spots. A big advantage is that Grosseto Marina is situated within 10 minute walk from Charles Bridge Apartments.
Alšovo nábřeží | Praha 1 – Staré město, 110 00
Tel: +420 222 316 744
3) Žižkovská věž – Oblaca restaurant and bar
Žižkov Tower is one of the dominant features of Prague. Restaurant and bar Oblaca in Žižkov Tower is in turn a prominent amongst restaurants and bars with view over Prague. It is so because this restaurant is in the height of 66 metres. Žižkov Tower will provide you with unique experience no matter what time or season it is. The restaurant offers international cuisine and Czech cuisine with modern touch. The bar prides itself for unusual signature coctails and knowledge of molecular mixology.
OBLACA RESTAURANT | Mahlerovy Sady, 2699/1A, Praha 13000
Tel.: +420 210 320 086
4) Tančící dům
The Dancing House is one of the most famous architectural sights in Prague. Restaurant Ginger and Fred which you will find inside has slightly limited views but on the other hand offers a terrace just perfect for watching Vltava River and Prague. We recommend choosing Dancing House in the colder times of year. The menu of this restaurant is inspired by international cuisine, especially the French. Make a reservation to make sure you get a nice spot by the window. Dancing House is within good distance from all our apartments.
Jiráskovo náměstí 6 Praha 2, Nové Město 120 00
Tel: +420 221 984 160
5) Petřínské terasy
Petřín Hill is one of the symbols of Prague. The view over Prague is breathtaking here and every local knows the view by heart. What is even better though is to enjoy the view with some good food and drinks. Restaurant and pub Petřínské terasy (Petřín Terraces) is located in the middle of the eastern slope of Petřín Hill and it offers a view over whole Prague from Hradčany, above the roofs of Lesser Town (Malá Strana), bridges on Vltava River, towers in the New Town (Nové Město) all the way to horizon of Pankrác and Vyšehrad. In the winter, you will find here a place to warm up and in the summer a place to cool down.
Seminářské Zahrady 393, 118 00 Praha 1
Tel: +420 257 320 688
We do have here something for beer lovers as well. T-anker is situated on the roof of Kotva department store. This is a stylish beer garden. Sort of oasis in the centre of Prague on always busy Náměstí republiky. Every week, this unique beer garden changes its beer offer and their nine taps provide the best Czech and international beer specialities. On the menu, you will find a variety of 60 types of bottled beer from all over the world. Just make sure you have enough time to try them all.
7) Bohemia Apartments Charles Bridge
It may happen that you will feel like staying in for a rest after exploring Prague all day. You will not miss the beautiful view even if you stay in your apartment. This is a view offered for example by our Charles Bridge Apartment No.4.