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Papa Giovanni

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Stare Mesto (Old Town)
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Melantrichova 10, Prague, Czech Republic
+420 224 210 374
09:00 - 12:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 17:30
Sat 09:00 - 12:00
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Waterlooville, United Kingdom
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360 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the meal and service. Even the wife enjoyed the Chicken schnitzel!! Deserts are home made too!@

Thank Dave G
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 February 2015 via mobile

Nice decoration, good service, good Italian wine and food. A great place for friends dinner. Need to take a reservation.

Thank Victor C
Wroclaw, Poland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2014

During my holidays in Prag I was eating twice in this restaurant. I tried two pizzas: one pizza was with parma ham and rucola and the second one was with mixed chesses. Both were delicious. The service was quick and professional and there was a great atmosphere ! The place is situated in the old town and its easy to... More 

Thank DarqN
Aabenraa, Denmark
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278 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2014

We had spaghetti bolognese, bohemian gullasch soup and salads - all was fine. Nicely located on a corner street - good for watching passing-by people. Service average Prague standard.

Thank HenrikKragh
Karlovac, Croatia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2014

I visited it last year. tried great beer (staropramen nefiltrovany) and we had fun with staff.We are from Croatia and we understood each other,it was great!

Thank Anton J
London, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2014

We have been to this restaurant twice now and it was great both times. We both ate pizzas that were freshly made in a pizza oven. The crust of the pizza was lovely and I'm usually not a fan, but it tasted like freshly made bread. The wine was tasty and the prosecco was fruity - some of the best... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2012

Food was delicious, service quick and professional. The waiter was able to speak with us in english and in italian. Very interesting design with different furnitures and beautiful stylized chairs. It was good choice to have a dinner in this place.

Thank Emma_Liu
Bellingham, Washington
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143 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2012

i made a point to order typical Czech food and was disappointed by the lack of taste - 1) potato pancakes filled with sauerkraut and smoked pork (to find the pork , one needed a magnifying glass) 2) a kind of gulasch (beef stew) with a bland sauce and dumplings - the bread dumpling were white and tasteless, unlike Semmelknoedel,... More 

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Seattle, WA
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90 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2012

We had a great evening at Papa Giovanni. The food and service are top notch, particularly considering that this restaurant is in a location not too far from Old Town Square. The ambiance of the restaurant is quite nice too. We enjoyed the caprese appetizer (delicious bread!), pesto, tortelloni, an excellent bottle of wine, and some coffee. I cannot recall... More 

Thank TravelingPenguin
South Coast
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2011

Our daughter and boyfriend had recommended Papa Giovanni and we were not disappointed. It has a good welcoming friendly atmosphere with good Italian food at good prices particularly as it is only about 100 yards from the Old Square. We eat here two out of our three nights and enjoyed our meals both times. Pizzas are large with thin crispy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Pizza
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
09:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Melantrichova 10, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Location: Europe  >  Czech Republic  >  Bohemia  >  Prague>  > Stare Mesto (Old Town)
  • Neighbourhood: Stare Mesto (Old Town)
  • Phone Number: +420 224 210 374

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Stare Mesto (Old Town)

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Stare Mesto (Old Town)
One of the oldest neighbourhoods 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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