Projekt 44

Projekt 44

Restaurants 18 September 2019 0

Warsaw’s credentials as a global city look all the stronger for places like Projekt 44, a chic-casual spot rooted at the bottom of Daniel Liebeskind’s landmark Złota 44 tower. Heavy on raw materials and moodily-adjusted lighting, the background goes well with a rounded menu offering a 360 view of... Read more
Chmeli Suneli

Chmeli Suneli

Restaurants 15 September 2019 0

The ‘modern-folk’ interior blends clean colors and exposed brickwork with slanted timber shelving and bright caricatures of Georgian gents: it looks just fab. Then there’s the food: served in clay pots and on thick, wooden boards, the nosh is wholehearted and ideal for early autumn and those long months... Read more
Clobber

Clobber

Shopping 6 September 2019 0

Inspired by the casual fashions of England’s football terraces, head to Clobber to stock up on labels such as Stone Island, CP Company, Ellesse and Adidas Originals. Clobber ul. Mazowiecki 11 Read more
Review: Aura

Review: Aura

FeaturesReviews 5 September 2019 0

There are smaller bars in Warsaw, but finding them would require a magnifying glass. Nestled inside a small nook on Hoża, the mousehole dimensions of Aura are tempered by the tall ceilings and Moroccan-style design: dark, mysterious and intriguing, there’s something decadent and delicious about it all. It’s a... Read more
Warsaw’s Great Synagogue Returns
Seventy-six years after it was first demolished by the Nazis, Warsaw’s Great Synagogue has risen anew – only this time, in miniature form. Unveiled in early August, the 1:25 scale model is the latest addition to the stunning Park Miniatur, and quite possibly the feather in its cap. With... Read more
Flaming & Co.

Flaming & Co.

Restaurants 4 September 2019 0

Seemingly inspired by a Long Island shoot for Hilfiger, Flaming has long been hailed as one of Warsaw’s summer heroes. Well-spaced tables separated by picket-fenced greenery allow for privacy, with the sophisticated air hitting new heights in the evening once the candles are lit. Shaded by the trees that... Read more
Frank Warszawa

Frank Warszawa

Restaurants 28 August 2019 0

Mixing, so they say, French philosophy with New York creativity and Polish heart, a visit to Frank is like happening upon a little, local secret. The pastries are a standout, but you know what, so too is the ice cream. Pastry or ice cream? Spoil yourself: have both. Frank... Read more
Purite

Purite

Shopping 20 August 2019 0

Natural, ‘Made in Poland’ cosmetics whose eco credentials extend to beautiful recyclable packaging. Highlights include cinnamon coffee soap, coconut milk shampoo, mint hand and foot cream, and green clay cream deodorant: you’re talking about items of real and rare beauty. Purite Pl. Grzybowski 10/7A, purite.pl Read more
Koreanka Grill

Koreanka Grill

Restaurants 19 August 2019 0

Perhaps no-one person has shaped Warsaw’s Asian path more than restaurateur Yeunsu Lee. Now, for her latest concept, she explores the pleasures of the Korean grill, a group slanted affair in which diners heap marinated bulgogi, rib-eye steak and Mangalica pork underneath overhead heaters. Complimented by bitsy starters, everything... Read more
No Problem
Restaurant, bar, hangout: call it what you will, there’s much to like about No Problem starting with a design that’s all scuffed brick, wood furnishings and crazy murals of an all-seeing eye. Now you’re seated, combine eco-minded bites such as Korean Fried Tofu with a small choice of frontier-bending... Read more