Kumin

Kumin

Restaurants 20 June 2019 0

One of the big hits of 2018 is back open, this time in new digs on Gagarina. Casual and easy on the eye, features of the new address include a woodsy outdoor terrace and a laidback vibe set to a permanent state of chill. The food? Wow. Few places... Read more
Review: Kanapa

Review: Kanapa

Reviews 16 June 2019 0

The food of Poland’s eastern neighbor gets a thrilling new direction in Kanapa… The Place When the Insider first visited at the start of last year, Kanapa was described by our reviewer as ‘a thoughtful essay in understated elegance: antique and classy, yet with enough eclectic touches to add... Read more
Vege Małpa

Vege Małpa

Restaurants 5 June 2019 0

Home to one of the most exciting vegan scenes in the world (yep, really!), more evidence of Warsaw’s plant-based fixation comes with Vege Małpa, a place with a raw, hipster design (monkey wallpaper, cheerful street art, retro fittings and cheeky, offbeat touches) and a menu that presents X-rated food... Read more
Brawo Bis

Brawo Bis

Restaurants 31 May 2019 0

Widely recognized from his work presenting the domestic version of Hell’s Kitchen, Michał Brys returns to the kitchen with a new venture, an informal-style restaurant with battleship colors offset by cabaret posters – a busy cultural program is in the works, and so too a menu that will seek... Read more
Notes: Brawo Bis

Notes: Brawo Bis

Blog 29 May 2019 0

Widely recognized from his work presenting the domestic version of Hell’s Kitchen, Michał Brys returns to the kitchen with a new venture, an informal-style restaurant with battleship colors offset by cabaret posters – a busy cultural program is in the works, and so too a menu that will seek... Read more
Monsieur Leon
Found resting on the corner of a quiet residential street, Monsieur Leon is surely one of Mokotów’s best kept secrets. Here, simplicity is the name of the game, with a brief blackboard menu that involves cheese boards, salads and a hefty croque monsieur. With wine tipping down and conversation... Read more
Plantarium

Plantarium

Shopping 23 January 2019 0

Why? Because flowers are sooo old-fashioned. Focusing on low maintenance air plants, owner Kamila Burchardt has accrued a number of big, leafy ferns, towering succulents, hard-to-find plants that are uncommon to Poland and accompanying accessories to lift up your home. Impressive in scope and outlook, your apartment won’t ever... Read more
In Focus: Fort Institute Of Photography
Out in deepest Mokotów, a former fortress has been developed into one of Warsaw’s primary cultural attractions… BY STUART DOWELL A wide-angle look over Warsaw’s landscape of photo galleries offers rather slim pickings for a city of its size and importance. However, zoom in on Mokotów’s post-Tsarist fort on... Read more
Mała Polana Smaków
Looking warm and woodsy, this restaurant has emerged to become a major figure on the national restaurant scene thanks to their skilled interpretation of seasonal tastes and regional produce. Consistent in their delivery, expect full satisfaction from a menu that presents rejigged versions of Polish heroes such as herring... Read more
Postępu 5

Postępu 5

Restaurants 21 December 2018 0

How to describe it? Think Hala Koszyki for the Vice generation. Dubbed Mordor by those working there, the office-heavy district around Domaniewska has no shortage of detractors, but they’ve thinned in number since the launch of Postępu 5. Gathering cult street food outlets under one industrial roof, you’ll be... Read more