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Polka Restauracja

ul. Swietojanska 2, Warsaw 00-288, Poland
+48 22 635 35 35
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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“duck” (26 reviews)
“black pudding” (6 reviews)
“potato cakes” (7 reviews)
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Polish, European, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
ul. Swietojanska 2, Warsaw 00-288, Poland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Tasty dumplings (with meat, cabbage and mushrooms, cheese and spinach) and chicken soup. My friends took a unanimous decision – to go for crispy duck in honey served with pan fried beetroots or red cabbage, and they love it. Very friendly service able to bear...More

Thank Kalka360
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After my bad experience at other restaurant owned by the same person - Magda Gessler, I had to ask a waitress to order a tartare steak without Maggi, I don't like MSG in my food, a tartare steak was so good I had another one...More

Thank KarolinaGalway
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is one of Magda Gessler's resturants. This one is located in the heart of Old Town in Warsaw. You can expect high prices here and problems with finding a free table especially during weekends. I was lucky and actually satisfied regarding quality of food...More

Thank pawel_hbg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came well recommended and food was very good, lively but sophisticated atmosphere. Was very nervous for my own experience as was my first time in Poland since becoming vegan, and the restaurant on the phone offered no assurance to my Polish colleague they’d be able...More

Thank Jemma G
Reviewed 11 October 2017

This restaurant consists of several rooms. When we went in just before 7 pm on Sunday it was fairly quiet and started to fill in around 8 pm. The decor was very nice, quite feminine and traditional, in keeping with the restaurant's name (Polka means...More

Thank Ewa J
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I was recommended this place by a friend when looking for a restaurant to take my girlfriend for her birthday in Warsaw and we left very satisfied. We arrived for late lunch on a Tuesday, and found the place to ourselves plus one or two...More

Thank James L
Reviewed 8 October 2017

Actually I was looking for a good way of trying nice polish food. The choice was - crispy duck with cherry souse, beetroot and red cabbage. Usually everytime im trying something new, but i come back here again for this dish. And both time I...More

Thank Tetyana P
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The ambiance here is great. Not so the food: we both ordered a pork cutlet, towards the bone my meat was completely raw. I mean bloody raw. I showed the server, first she said it was supposed to be like that without looking(I pointed out...More

1  Thank AdventurousRetirees
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This is another Magda Gessler establishment and I have to say that I was impressed by the decor, service and food. Whilst the location may not be as fancy as Fukier the food service and price made up for it. Whilst not a place I...More

Thank hank841
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The food was very good. The servis was not great, the waiter hurdly understands English. The mashroom soup was exellente.

Thank Amir H
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8 April 2017|
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Response from mendiola1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late response. I believe u do, but we just walked in and they found us a place. If not able at least walk by there n get reservation and then you can walk around seeing the square around there until you can get in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul. Swietojanska 2, Warsaw 00-288, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Central Poland  >  Mazovia Province  >  Warsaw
  • Phone Number: +48 22 635 35 35
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