In fact, the capital of the Czech Republic is a paradise for vegans . Despite Czech cuisine is all about stewed meats, dumplings, and heavy sauces vegan and vegetarian restaurants have been popping up all over Prague , and a whopping 50+ of them are vegan !
Prague is one of the most beautiful cities in the world; picturesque, magical and it captures your heart within minutes of setting foot there. It’s bohemian, alternative and wonderful! The people are friendly and polite and, to top it all off, Prague is incredibly vegan -friendly too!
A typical Czech breakfast consists of a slice of rye bread or a roll (rohlík) with a spread such as butter, jelly, or honey, or perhaps a slice of cheese or meat such as salami or ham. This versatile meal is an incredibly popular way to begin the day in the Czech Republic .
The good news is that most restaurants in the Hungarian capital offer vegetarian dishes as a menu option, and vegan food has not only become more mainstream – it’s actually quite good . If you’re looking for herbivore-friendly cuisine in Budapest , here are some of our top picks.
Top 10 Things to Avoid in Prague Sightseeing. Wasting Time Waiting for the Cuckoo. Charles Bridge in the Middle of the Day. Getting around. Getting Pickpocketed on the 22 Tram. Getting Ripped off by Taxis. Shopping and money. Tacky Souvenir Shops. Rip-off Exchange Offices. U Fleku’s Pushy Waiters. Wenceslas Square Sausages. Restaurants on Old Town Square.
The 10 Best Vegetarian and Vegan Restaurants in Prague Dine under the stars at Lehka Hlava. Maitrea serves up a side of Zen in Old Town. Radost FX is a vegetarian brunch spot and nightclub. Experience Etnosvět’s international cuisine. Eat local at Estrella. Build your own Superbowl at Forky’s. Find Indian specialities and sweets at Govinda Restaurace.
The rate of violent crime is low and most areas of Prague are safe to walk around even after dark. Be careful on Wenceslas Square. It is usually packed with tourists and the crowds make things easy for pickpockets. There have also been cases of trusting “love-seekers” being robbed of all their money at night .
Prague can be a very cheap city to visit but it can also be very expensive . It depends where you pull out your wallet. Because there are so many tourists and almost all of them visit the same few sites, it is just good business sense for a shop or restaurant owner to raise their prices and collect as much as they can.
Prague is well-known for its beautiful architecture and beer, but there is so much more to this well-loved city. Yes, we’re referring to Czech food – its diverse flavors presented in dishes such as the potato soup, traditional roast pork with dumplings and sauerkraut, fruit dumplings and apple strudel.
Budapest may get a bad reputation among vegetarians due to their traditional dishes of Gulyás (A stew of meat in vegetables and spices) and Chicken paprikash, but it is incredibly easy and super yummy to be vegetarian in Budapest !