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Off the Card Cocktails
When the drink menus look like they are carved in stone, try ordering off the menu. Here are five places we love to chat n sip with the bartender. Leniviec (Poznańska 7) There were natural suspicions when Leniviec made the transition from coffee to cocktails, but whose laughing now?... Read more
Legends

Legends

Going Out 13 July 2014 0

Legends is slowly edging its way to legendary status amongst the ex-pats and Anglophiles. It’s all helped by touches like a segregated smoking room, a proper darts board, Sky Sports and a traditional menu that’s as authentically English as the Downing Street cat. Most of all though, the success... Read more
Kwadrat

Kwadrat

Going Out 13 July 2014 0

Chilled out and downtempo, owners Zosia and Michał have created a legend out of this dinky two room affair. Nights get blurry in Kwadrat, one of the first bars in town to spread the gospel of regional and new wave beer. Enjoy it alongside an amiable, late 20s crowd.... Read more
Chwila

Chwila

Going Out 13 July 2014 0

***CLOSED*** Entered under a red, cabaret-style awning, Chwila is a reject factory space turned good. Furry cushions, patchwork quilts and student art vie for attention alongside iron girders and industrial leftovers inside what is becoming known as one of the top alternative music venues this side of the river.... Read more
Sen Pszczoły

Sen Pszczoły

Going Out 13 July 2014 0

Famous, infamous or a bit of both? Moving from their temporary digs in the Koneser Factory, the new-look Sen Pszczoły is every bit as murky as the previous: amid a heavy industrial background, find partygoers enjoying a mixed bag of events that range from didgeridoo performances to full-on techno... Read more
Basen

Basen

Going Out 13 July 2014 0

Warsaw’s first municipal swimming pool has been handed a new lease of life as one of the premier alt. music venues in Poland: Tricky, DJ Shadow and The Fratellis have performed in the past, and this summer promises more cult names such as serial bad ass DJ Snoopadelic. ul.... Read more
Platinium

Platinium

Going Out 13 July 2014 0

The place if you’re rich or beautiful – but preferably both. Large and spectacular you’ll need to be dressed to the nines to reap the rewards that lie inside: featuring the most eye candy per sq/m in Europe, you might not find Mr/Mrs Right, but you will find Mr/Mrs... Read more
Plac Barcelona

Plac Barcelona

Going Out 8 July 2014 0

Those who think this area’s star has waned need look no further than Plac Barcelona, a pristine bar with a star studded clientele. The interiors feature stark white colors and an interesting multi-level seating arrangement. Most, however, prefer to give themselves maximum exposure and do both their sipping and... Read more
Spiskowcy Rozkoszy
***CLOSED*** The ground floor is an intimate space with lots of yet-to-be-famous beers and junky, antique furniture that reminds of the Boho hangouts in Kraków. But what was a packed, little bar is now a packed, big bar with the opening of the basement: find a labyrinth of rooms... Read more
Haka

Haka

Going Out 8 July 2014 0

Big things are happening in this small little room. Under the stewardship of Kevin Bradley this ex-pat hit has now added Guinness and live sports (it’s the rugger bugger favorite) to their offer to go alongside a fab menu by Kiwi chef Shane. An intimate space clad in brickwork... Read more