← Akademy/2014/Going-out You do not have permission to edit this page, for the following reason: The action you have requested is limited to users in one of the groups: Users, Administrators, trusted, KDEDevelopers. You can view and copy the source of this page. =General information= *Weather ** Rain is expected. Weather can change a lot, in the last weeks of August the temperature ranged from ~20°C in the day (sometimes a bit higher in non-cloudy days) to ~12°C in the nights (or a bit lower). *Smoking ** Smoking is generally allowed in restaurants; some places have separate rooms for smokers and non-smorkers. =Money= *Credit cards **Often accepted in the restaurants, less accepted in "traditional" pubs, but it's always better to check on the website of the specific place. *Cash machines **No shortage of ATMs in the city center. Few ATMs are also available close to the venue. *VAT ** prices shown in restaurants and shops do include VAT (DPH, Daň z přidané hodnoty). =Food= *Vegetarian/vegan meals **Vegetarian meals are not always easy to find. Vegan ones are more complicated, but few options are available (see below) *When lunch and dinner are served **Lunch: restaurants usually offer a "lunch menu" with 2-4 choices during working days in 11.00-14.00 timeframe (even if the more choices are usually available after 12.30). The lunch menus are usually visible on http://lunchtime.cz (use [http://www.lunchtime.cz/denni-menu?latitude=49.2260359&longitude=16.5755884 this link] for restaurants close to the venue) or on the restaurant's website. Restaurants usually do not close after lunch time. **Dinner: closing time of the kitchen depends on the place, but usually not before _at least_ 21.30 during working days and a bit later in the weekend. Many places are closed on Sunday. *Tipping **No fixed percentage tips, usually the price is rounded a bit. Usually when you pay, you state the amount you want to give out (price+tip). '''Typical drinks served in bars''': apart from beers, soft drinks, here are some local specialities: * Kofola - aka Czech coke. * South Moravian wines * Becherovka is an herbal bitters, often drunk as a digestive aid that is produced in Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic * Slivovice is a distilled beverage made from Damson plums, hence it is frequently called plum brandy. Beware, it's strong! Some '''reference prices''': * Beer on tap is usually 25 CZK to 35 CZK * Daily menu (lunchtime) is 80 CZK to 115 CZK * Dinner is 150 CZK and more ==Close to the venues== See also a map of places close the venue: [[Akademy/2014/Map]]. *[http://www.rebio.cz/Rebio-Park/Nase-nabidka/gn-ha.folder.aspx Rebio Park] ([https://www.openstreetmap.org/?mlat=49.2286&mlon=16.5759#map=17/49.2286/16.5759 map]), open Mon-Fri 11-14. '''Vegetarian, not vegan'''. *[http://www.napurkynce.cz/main/ Na Purkyňce] ([https://www.openstreetmap.org/node/2173043957 map]), open 11-24. Few vegetarian options not always in the lunch menu. *[http://www.fortys.eu/branches/brno/ Pizza Fortis] ([https://www.openstreetmap.org/node/1769476016 map]), take away and few tables, open Su-We 10-23, Thu-Sa 10-24. *[http://www.paladeo.cz/en/ Paladeo] (Spanish cuisine, [https://www.openstreetmap.org/node/1612063561 map]), open Mo-Fr 11-22, Sa 12-22, closed Sunday (even if the sites says differently), Few vegetarian options not always in the lunch menu. *[http://www.hedvabnastezka.cz/klub-cestovatelu-brno/english Klub cestovatelů BRNO] (Arabic cuisine, [https://www.openstreetmap.org/node/1607779200 map]), open Mon-Thu 11-23, Fri 11-24, Sa 12-24, Su 12-22. '''Also vegetarian and vegan dishes'''. ==City center== * [http://www.stopkovapivnice.cz/en/stopkova-plzenska-pivnice-16 Stopkova Plzeňská Pivnice], (Czech cuisine, [http://www.openstreetmap.org/node/2257940938#map=19/49.19565/16.60707 map]) open Mo-Su 11:00-24:00, limited vegetarian options * [http://brnorestauracepivnice.hotelpegas.cz/english-about-alehouse/ Hotel Pegas Brno], (Czech cuisine, [http://www.openstreetmap.org/node/296505082#map=19/49.19595/16.60707 map]), open Mo-Sa 9:00-24:00, Su 11:00-23:00, limited vegetarian options * [http://www.vegalite.cz/ Vegalite], (Czech cuisine, [http://www.openstreetmap.org/node/603039641#map=19/49.20037/16.60230 map]), open Mo-Fr 11:00-01:00, Sa 16:00-01:00, kitchen closes at 22:00, '''vegetarian and vegan''' * [http://leonessa.cz/en/ Leonessa], (Italian cuisine [http://www.openstreetmap.org/node/2724376026#map=19/49.19612/16.61235 map]), open Mo-Th 11:30-23:00, Fr 11:30-24:00, Sa 12:00-24:00, Sun closed. '''Vegetarian dishes available, some of them can be prepared as vegan upon request''' ==Vegetarian and vegan friendly== See the notes in the previous sections. =Bars and Pubs= Return to Akademy/2014/Going-out. Retrieved from "https://community.kde.org/Akademy/2014/Going-out"