Recent News



Pivovarský Klub reopening as a Břevnovský (Benedict) tap room.

It is scheduled for Jan 18 but that could change. It looks like they will have at least 3 Benedict beers on draft plus three guest beers.

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Sběrné Suroviny has closed

Lots of rumors as to why flying around the internet. They were around the corner from the original Bad Flash Bar and they are reports they may take over the space.


Illegal Beer has closed

Not due to COVID but they just thought it was time to move on to something new.  Now I am extra sad that I didn't make it to Prague earlier this year. Google Maps says "Temporarily Closed" so maybe there is hope somebody will take it over.


New addition to the "To Do List:" Valhalla Beer Club

A new bar at Ruská 557/30 in Vršovice, it specializes in Nordic beers, but does have some Czech beers as well. Early reports are favorable, but more information always welcom.

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Temporary Closings

 

These pubs are listed as "Temporarily Closed" which I assume means they have to plans to reopen. They have been removed from the Guide for now, but when/if they re-open I will add them back in.

  • Indigo Ale Bar   
  • Pivovar Na Lochkově
  • Pivovarský Klub
  • Pivova U Supa

 


Pub closings

The following pubs appear to have permanently closed.  I assume it is due to Covid-19 but that is just a guess on my part.

  • Beers 'N' More
  • Nova Pinta
  • Pinta Pivni Steakhouse

 

 

 

 

 


Pivovarský Klub is closing!

They have announced that they will be closing as of July 29. Talks are underway to find a new owner and so they may reopen. I am leaving them in the Guide for now in hopes the will soon re-open.


Hells Bells Beer Bar has closed

They actually closed a few months ago but I am just finding out.


Hostomice taproom "U tří hrušek" Now open

Located at Bělehradská 33 very close to Galerka on the number 6 and 11 trams (stops Nuselské schody orPod Karlovem). Early reports are it is very similar to the original in atmosphere (and price)

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Pivovar Prokopák opens in Barrandov, Prague 5

New brewpub in in Barrandov, Prague 5, near the Prokop Valley nature preserve. The 1, 5, 12 and 20 trams will get you within a kilometer or so.

 

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Second Pivovar Hostomice Taproom in the Works.

Located at Bělehradská 33 very close to Galerka on the number 6 and 11 trams (stops Nuselské schody orPod Karlovem) No further details at this point but I will let you know when more is known.


Kulový Blesk has moved

The new location is pretty much around the corner Melounova 519/5. Initital reports say the tap list is reduced and the place a bit smaller. Let me know how it is if visit.

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Novoměstský Pivovar to close.

Looks like they wil close at the end of the month.

I have fond memories from 10-11 years ago but in recent years the quality of beer, food and service has fallen quite a bit.


Ferdinanda Nové Město removed from the Guide

Reportedly they no longer serve Ferdinand beers, which was the main reason for their listing.

Any updates welcome.

 

 


Putica has closed.

Very sad to hear this as it was the best place to get tank Únětice in the city center.

The eRko Gastropub in the same building stills lists tank Únětice on their menu, so there is a slim bit of hope. Watch this space...

 

 


Pivovar Trilobit opens second tap room in Smíchov

First reports say it is a bit fancier than the original tap room. Six of their beers on tap.

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Zubatý Pes has taken over the former Gastropub 20 Pip

Looks like a complete remodel and they will now have 24 taps and can stay open later. Sad to see 20Pip (formerly Craft Beer Pub) close but I think this will be a great move for Zubatý Pes.

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Výčep Na stojáka Has closed

The total stand up bar just off Naměští Míru didn’t quite make it to its first birthday. Too bad, as I had a nice time on my two visits.


Cafe Lajka is now Pivovar Lajka

Cafe Lajka in Letna has opened on onsite brewery and changed their name to "Pivovar Lajka." Early reports are the beers are good. Looking foward to giving them a try. (Note: Picture is of old signage)

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Permanent Beer Fest has opened for the season

A beer garden in Prague 9, Permanent Beer Fest has 12 beers on tap, mostly modern styles (i.e. "craft) both Czech and international.

Despite the name, they are only open roughly April thru September.

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New bar in Nové Město: Indigo Ale Bar

New this year in what looks to formerly be a coffee shop is Indigo Ale Bar. They have 8 taps and all look interesting. Pretty much around the corner from U Fleků.

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Another new place in Karlín -- Vrátnice

Another new opening in Karlín -- Vrátnice -- which has nine taps with 5 or 6 devoted to beer from Albrecht, the rest mostly local breweries. (Photo courtesy Vrátnice)

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New Belgian Bar/Restaurant: Pauwel Kwak Bierhaus

The Pauwel Kwak Bierhaus is from the same people at Gulden Draak Bierhaus. The new place is in Smíchov, not far from BeerTime.

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Added Dva Kohouti to the To Do List

A new brewpub just opened by Adam Matuška and the people behind Lokál.

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Maso a Kobliha has closed.

Sadly, Maso a Kobliha has recently closed.


Added Pivovar Vojanův dvůr to the To Do List

New brewpub from the people behind U Tří růží. Look like there is some overlap in beers but also so new ones.

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Added Cobolis pivovar Ládví to the To Do List

A newly opened brewpub in Ládví Cultural House.

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Added OSSEGG Praha to the To Do List

The OSSEGG brewery of Osek has opened a tap room near Náměstí Míru. Early reports look interesting, can't wait to check it out.

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Added a new tag for bottle shops

Bottle shops that have chilled beers for onsite consumption as well as anywhere from a couple to a decent number of taps seem to be popular in Prague. So I've added a special tag for those. Just look for the icon with three bottles.


Added Pivnice Trilobit to the To Do List

A tap room for Pivovar Trilobit in Vršovice, close to the original Bad Flash Bar and Galierie Piva. Four taps of Trilobit beers plus bottles. Terrance open during nice weather.

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Added Beer Knir to the To Do List

Beer Knir is a new bottle shop/pub in Vršovice. Six rotatiing taps of craft beer. Not sure if the bottles can be consumed on site, but I would expect so.

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Added Beers 'n' More to the To Do List

Just opened this year, looks to be a bottle shop with a bar for tasting. Some reviews said 6 taps, other fewer.

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You can now search by Tram stop

You can now search for all pubs near a particular tram stop. Also, while view a pub listing that is near a tram stop, you can click on the stop name and see other pubs near that stop.


Pivni Klub 300 Added to the To Do List

Added a new pub to the "To Do List" Pivni Klub 300 in Letná. 4 taps of interesting beer and you can order in from the Curry Palace next door. If you have been, any reports welcome.

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Joystick Arcade Bar Added to the To Do List

Just added a new pub to the To Do List: Joystick Arcade Bar. Pinball and old school video games and Únětice 10º & 12º. Sorry I missed it and need to check it out next trip. If you've been, any reports welcome.

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Prague Beer Museum on Dlouhá has moved

They are now just south of the Charles Bridge at Smetanovo Nabrezi 22.

The new location is larger and is on two levels . They have pretty much copied the operation of thier Náměstí Míru location in that they have full menu and serve beer taster sets.

The number of taps is unchanged at 30.

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Prague Pubs to be Non Smoking as of June 1, 2017

For the beer tourist, this will be a welcome change. Given my experince with Germany when this happened, it may take a year or two for places to air out.