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Czech Traditional Pubs

Prague has a number of traditional old alehouses in which visitors can sample traditional Czech beers. The most famous is U Zlatého tygra, not far from Old Town Square is place where Czech president Václav Havel took Bill Clinton for a drink here in 1994. Another classic local pub is …

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Microbreweries and brewpubs

Prague is a great city for beer lovers, and there is no better place to taste different varieties of local brews than some excellent microbreweries and brewpubs. Prague currently has 25 working breweries and a population of just 1.25 million, giving the city one brewery per only 50,000 people. And …

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Beer Spas

One of the most famous aspects of the Czech Republic is beer – something that is held in extremely high esteem by its inhabitants. Czechs don’t just drink their beer though, as they have also started to use them in beer spas, therefore meaning that the beer can tantalize the …

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Czech Beer

Czechs amber liquid, called ‘Pivo’ Czech beer is world famous and fully appreciated by the Czechs themselves. For many centuries Czech beer has been the finest available. The distinctive flavour of Czech beer comes from handpicked Bohemian hops. The Czech Republic is the largest consumer of beer in the world …

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The Main Beer Companies

Although there’s numerous big labels promoting their beers throughout the country and overseas, mergers within the beverage industry have ensured a less diverse selection, with most Prague restaurants and pubs serving some, if not all, of the national brands listed below: • Plzeň  (Pilsner Urquell) is the market leader, with …

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Pub Culture and Etiquette

As in every other country, the types of pubs and restaurants that are found in Prague differ enormously, with each of them having different expected standards of behaviour attached to them. Restaurants are generally more genteel and akin to restaurants anywhere else in the world, but pubs are rougher and …

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