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ul. Swietokrzyska 34, Warsaw 00-116, Poland
+48 22 620 54 45
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“schnitzel” (4 reviews)
“pierogi” (6 reviews)
“pork” (3 reviews)
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Polish, European, Eastern European, Central European
€€ - €€€
ul. Swietokrzyska 34, Warsaw 00-116, Poland
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What an amazing meal. We came here as it is listed on Tripadvisor as the best schab (breadcrumbed pork) in Warsaw. IT IS!!!! Just a huge but high quality meal. We will come here again for sure. Steve & Edyta

Thank Steve N
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

We've run into this restaurant by accident after having a business meeting nearby. The place is not very spectacular in terms of decor, but the food turned out to be a pleasant surprise. Traditional zurek served in a bread bowl was very tasty, same goes...More

Thank Alex F
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Popped in for quick lunch. Had barszcz znd żurek. Żurek was excellent! Pierogi and placek bo zbójnicku didn't disappoint. Tasted fresh and most homemade. Barszcz however tasted processed. Good and traditional polish food but no wow effect. Cute decor and friendly staff. The place filled...More

Thank Angelika N
Reviewed 11 November 2017

On entering we greeted the staff in English, and were given a menu written in Polish, were seated at the back of the restaurant and waited.... 20 minutes later we got some attention and we could ask quickly if there was a menu in English....More

Thank ozitis
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I spend a few days a week in Poland at the moment and restaurants are excellent. Hektor is my favorite place for a nice casual meal in typical surroundings. It's not trying to be a big tourist destination but it does simple Polish food very...More

Thank paolo c
Reviewed 2 July 2017

The old good days are over. After 15 years we cannot afford this restaurant any more. My today's tip was 2 Polish grosz. I will never ever set my foot in that place. Stare dobre czasy sie skonczyly. Po 15 latach nie stac nas. Dzisiejszy...More

Thank Asnyk
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Fancied this place as it looked the traditional Polish type. Menu states the cutlet is the signature dish. Dont have it as it was bland although well cooked. Menu states "20 minute wait on all orders" - ours took this but the table next to...More

1  Thank David R
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Little street cafe, we ate her on our last day as it it was close to hotel intercontinental, not bad selection with fair prices although we preferred prossecco next door

Thank StephanieNorthampton
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

I went here twice, which the first visit was a great experience and secound over salted disaster. Let's start with staff... They not transmit happiness to customer... They are very sad. Food, depend what you take. I got good and bad. Just try it.

Thank carllo75
Reviewed 4 August 2016

I had a great meal here of roast beef, potatoes and carrots. The sauce for the roast beef was very good!

Thank FLDIsneyFan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$11
Polish, European, Eastern European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul. Swietokrzyska 34, Warsaw 00-116, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Central Poland  >  Mazovia Province  >  Warsaw>  > Śródmieście Północne
  • Neighbourhood: Śródmieście Północne
  • Phone Number: +48 22 620 54 45
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