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The Globe Bookstore and Cafe

#503 of 4,921 Places to Eat in Prague
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Nove Mesto (New Town)
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Pstrossova 6, Prague, Czech Republic
+420 224 934 203
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09:30 - 01:00
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Mon - Fri 10:00 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 09:30 - 01:00
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

If you're into literature and food then this is the place for you, luckily we're into both. The bookshop is small but full to the brim and the food we had was very nice; simple but large portions so nothing to really complain about.

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Thank Adam K
Prague, Czech Republic
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60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I dined here for Saturday brunch with my boyfriend and his family. After we sat down, we waited to get our menus. Much to our surprise, the two tables behind us quickly filled up and were given menus as soon as they had sat down. After about a 5 minute wait, I finally got up myself to ask for our... More 

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Thank Kasey S
Prague, Czech Republic
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128 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very popular venue with expats in Prague, a good starting point if you just moved to the city and want to socialize. Other than that, an interesting place to grab a bite, have a homemade lemonade, eat brunch or just stop by for a coffee. Friendly English-speaking staff.

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Thank SaniHadek
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing place to have any kind of meal throughout the day. Watch out for the brunch menus on the weekend! The bookstore is a good addition for this type of cafe. Would not recommend as a working space though- can get quite noisy at times, but if you want to have a small talk with the staff or other visitors-... More 

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Thank Lera T
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'd looked at this place before I arrived in Prague and was so pleased I managed to get there for a coffee. It is really special to have a coffee shop with a book shop. The coffee, herbal tea, milkshake and cheesecake were all really delicious.

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Thank travelgeek83
Prague, Czech Republic
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11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

delicious waffles for breakfast in the Globe. I really like this place. bookstore and food it's a great combination! good choice of books, nice and friendly people working there. the selection for breakfast is so long and interesting I wish I could eat there every day 😁

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Thank allissja
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Really really nice place, the food is very good and satisfying, dessert is awesome. I've also been here before for breakfast, and it was incredible. They also have full English breakfast for my English peeps who can't do without their typical breakfast. Highly recommend it.

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Thank Bode O
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017

A really lovely environment and good food. Way bigger portion size than i was expecting. Was very disappointed by the service though. Not at all welcoming and at times rude at a time when they were not especially busy. Don't think I saw any of the staff smile once, but maybe they were just having an off day. Aside from... More 

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Thank Beardydan
Rivne, Ukraine
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14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

Good place to drink coffee, especially if you are a book lover. You can fell here like in a library. But you can't take a book and read it,you must buy it. But at least they have a big collection of books. Хороше місце, щоб попити кави, особливо якщо ви любите читати книги. Ви можете відчути, що ви в бібліотеці.... More 

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Thank Olia_Koval
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

The Globe is one of my favourite places on the planet. It combines a small but superbly stocked bookshop, with a fine range of titles relating to Czech history and culture, with a lovely bar/cafe. There are often cultural events in the evening but I prefer it during the day. It's a great place to while away the hours reading... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, European, American, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:30 - 01:00
Monday
10:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 00:00
Thursday
10:00 - 00:00
Friday
10:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pstrossova 6, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Location: Europe  >  Czech Republic  >  Bohemia  >  Prague>  > Nove Mesto (New Town)
  • Neighbourhood: Nove Mesto (New Town)
  • Phone Number: +420 224 934 203

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Staying in Nove Mesto (New Town)

Neighbourhood Profile
Nove Mesto (New Town)
Nearly 700 hundred metres long, Wenceslas Square represents the most frequent and buzzing crossroads of the city. The National Museum in the upper part of the square watches over your spending spree in countless shops and retail stores lining the entire square, which ends at Na Příkopě, the most famous shopping street. When tired or broke, you can explore the city's underpasses, which can take you to the Old Town or to the courtyards of art nouveau houses with secret gems of greenery, white benches and rose bushes that provide unexpected peace in the midst of the city. Be sure to pay a visit to the traditional cafés, classic Czech pubs, cinemas and theatres. National Theatre near the river has a lot to offer to foreigners. Go to the river bank and enjoy live music and drinks while watching a sunset behind Prague Castle.
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