Author: Elda Hamaker

Govinda’s Vegetarian Club

Looking for a place to get your chakras aligned? Or perhaps you are just in need of a hearty vegetarian meal, but you’re also on a tight budget? Well, look no further, U Govinda Vegetarian Club is the place for you. Conveniently located on Soukenicka, U Govinda is run by the Hare Krishna here in Prague. The atmosphere is serene, and the food, served cafeteria-style by smiling Czech Krishnas in sans, is some of the tastiest and most generous portions of Indian cuisine around. A small donation entitles you to a heaping helping of the daily menu of rice...

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Gyros in Prague

If you fetch up in the centre of town well after midnight with a terminal case of the munchies, the cure is to be found across from the Tesco at Narodni Trida. Although the food here is take away only, the smell follows you down the street. Great gyros or piquant chicken wings, even tasty pizza slices, so vegetarians need not fret, they’ve got several types of pizza – cheese, tomato etc. – and of course sandwiches. Your wallet won’t suffer too much, you’ll fill your belly and be left with a feeling inside. When asked why they’re the...

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Jama, The Hollow

When I die, I’d like to go peacefully in my sleep, like my grandfather, and not screaming, like his passengers. Then I imagine we’d all go to Heaven, where every meal is brunch, and every restaurant is Jama.

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