Świętoszek Tartuffe
Renovated by the renowned stage designers Marcin and Mateusz Stajewski, this subterranean venue is set with arcing brick walls and polished bits of fancy: elegant enough for something special yet casual enough for walk-ins. Originally founded in 1986 by the Theater Guild as a space in which performers could... Read more
Same Fusy

Same Fusy

Going Out 26 September 2019 0

Suffused in a soft candle-lit glow, this 15th century cellar unwinds to reveal a charming, vaulted brick room suspended in another time. Filled with gnarled wooden oddities and tree stump tables, the sweet aroma of fragrant teas helps amplify the fairy tale mood and Hobbit-esque atmosphere. With the first... Read more
Mazal Tov

Mazal Tov

Restaurants 25 August 2019 0

Operated by the same group behind Momu and Aioli, their experience in pleasing the masses is mirrored by Mazal Tov, a restaurant whose menu is inspired by Ashkenazi cuisine. The tastes have an addictive street food style, while the courtyard garden is a shaded refuge from the Old Town... Read more
August Design Studio

August Design Studio

Shopping 20 February 2019 0

Inspired by ‘the joy of simplicity’, discover a world of handmade, artsy ceramics and other ‘design objects’ that are as functional as they are beautiful. Your shelves won’t ever feel the same! August Design Studio ul. Brzozowa 6/8A (enter from ul. Bugaj), augustdesignstudio.pl Read more
Get Square!

Get Square!

Partner news 15 January 2019 0

Welcome to Lapidarium, the café making a difference to Warsaw’s Old Town Square… Not just for sightseers, our café inside the Museum of Warsaw has struck favor with locals and tourists alike for both its intimacy and breadth of choice. Visit us and you’ll soon understand why! Whether you... Read more
Museum of Warsaw: Revisited
Baffling, contradictory but also compelling, the Insider explores the new additions to the acclaimed Museum of Warsaw… BY STUART DOWELL | PHOTOS BY KEVIN DEMARIA The watercolor hawkers on the market square have been selling picturesque scenes of Old Town for years. In the future though, a typical scene... Read more
Stolica

Stolica

Restaurants 7 August 2018 0

Set in one of Old Town’s smaller, lesser-known squares, Stolica charms with its pre-war, slightly formal ambiance: pristine white tablecloths and spotless mirrors combine with classic Warsaw tunes to generate a storybook atmosphere straight from the pages of Tuwim and Gombrowicz. Food-wise, you’re looking at typically local dishes such... Read more
Lapidarium

Lapidarium

Going Out 6 August 2018 0

It’s high time that the Old Town Square had a café worth visiting, but would have thought that it would be a museum providing such? Run under the aegis of the Museum of Warsaw, visitors choose from rustic meals prepped locally by Gospoda Kwiaty Polskie, regional beers, Polish wine... Read more
Gospoda Kwiaty Polskie
Bursting with flowers and rural touches, entering Gospoda isn’t unlike clambering inside an old granny’s attic. Cheerful in look and style, the rustic energy extends to enthusiastic portions of Polish classics. Gospoda Kwiaty Polskie ul. Wąski Dunaj 4/6/8, gospodakwiatypolskie.pl Read more
Fountain Returns
Over 35,000 attended yesterday’s official inauguration of the new ‘fountain season’. Reactivated after the annual winter break, the Multimedia Fountain Park between the Old Town and river has thrilled millions since launching seven years ago. Equipped with 367 jets capable of firing 30,000 liters of water per minute, the... Read more