Smolna

Smolna

Going Out 27 March 2019 0

Helping to fan the ‘sense of secret’, the no-cellphone policy (you cover the camera with a sticker) ensures a zero amount of berks recording the shenanigans that await. Allow the names they’ve pulled do the talking – past events include sets by Pete Tong, Laurent Garnier and Hercules &... Read more
Czytelnia

Czytelnia

Going Out 21 March 2019 0

Universally hailed as home to the city’s best flat white, Czytelnia’s drive for quality is mirrored by their habitual acquisition of the latest equipment and fiendish desire to showcase the latest trends and developments in the world of specialty coffee. But there is more. Good things are happening in... Read more
Robusta

Robusta

Going Out 21 February 2019 0

With the generic Nero on one side, and the super cool Fat White on the other, Robusta occupies a safe middle space in more ways than one. Whether it can compete with either is to be seen, but for now there’s no doubt that it’s mere existence is further... Read more
La Sirena

La Sirena

Going Out 20 February 2019 0

Though primarily known as the best Mexican restaurant in the country, the cocktails are of such a standard that it’s become impossible to ignore La Sirena’s credentials as an exceptional evening. Fixed using a range of premium tequilas, the innovative tastes feel all the better for the intriguing surrounds:... Read more
Koko & Roy

Koko & Roy

Going Out 17 February 2019 0

Already appearing in our Restaurant section, a growing reputation for long, merry nights is enough to earn Koko & Roy a second listing in the mag. Drink carefully composed cocktails and craft beers from the epic Stu Mostow brewery in a cool, American-run resto-bar that’s starting to attract the... Read more
Targowy

Targowy

Going Out 19 January 2019 0

Nestled beneath Ed Red lies Targowy, a long, shadowy bar that’s low on design thrills but high on merit. Occupied simply by high tables and a bar composed of colored, plastic crates, what it lacks in bling it makes up for with quality. Find decent cocktails, a thoughtful selection... Read more
Instax

Instax

Going Out 16 January 2019 0

Though Instax’s proximity to the Polytechnic means no shortage of student, the quality of the coffee is such that the clientele travels beyond the natural catchment zone. Traditionally functioning as a photo lab, find a collage of Instax snaps framing a neon that urges customers to ‘love the moment’,... Read more
The Secret Is Out
Themed on prohibition America, Warsaw’s latest covert bar has made quite a splash… BY ALEX WEBBER | PHOTOS BY ED WIGHT I’m Lost! It’s a speakeasy, hun. Unmarked from the outside, it’s a place that buys into the global trend for hidden bars: after all, who doesn’t love entering... Read more
Ceramiczna

Ceramiczna

Going Out 6 January 2019 0

Unless you already live out there, you’re probably going to need a very good reason to visit Tarchomin. Ceramiczna is it. A strong candidate for our favorite interior in town, the design references the halcyon times of vintage design in a way that feels fresh and thrilling. It helps,... Read more
Kawiarnia Kawałek

Kawiarnia Kawałek

Going Out 5 January 2019 0

It’s the size you first notice – tiny is Kawałek. More like entering a friend’s living room, think of it as living proof that it’s not just the big things in life that get noticed in Wola. In a district that’s in the process of supersizing itself as Warsaw’s... Read more