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Polka

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4112 Verdugo Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90065-3821
+1 323-255-7887
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11:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Mon 11:00 - 15:00
Wed 11:00 - 17:00
Thu - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 21:00
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Los Angeles, CA
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146 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

My wife is Polish and I have traveled considerably in Poland. The menu here is very traditional and the presentation is very Polish in style. The meal always starts with a soup (delicious), then salad and a main course -- I had the deluxe combination of pierogi, golabki and gulasz; my wife had pierogi combination. All were very good, if... More 

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Los Angeles, California
Level Contributor
8 reviews
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Food was great. Well prepared and authentic Polish cuisine. Servers were friendly and prompt. Portions were generous. Would definitely dine here again.

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Thank Debbie90045
1 review
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Went to this place on recommendation of a friend. Location not great, very small parking lot for several stores, no parking available when we arrived at 3pm, had to park a few blocks away on the street. Since we arrived definitely not during typical meal hours (we were there 3-5pm), we were surprised the restaurant was about half full. Very... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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41 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 October 2016

The couple running Polka were friendly and enthusiastic about Polish food. When it became possible, they moved back to Poland leaving a younger relative the restaurant. Sad to say but he suffered a series of problems and Polka was closed for more than three years. Thankfully it is open again with a fresh remodel and the same Polish recipes everyone... More 

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Thank oldcartours
Davao City, Philippines
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

A small but cozy place. The servers were friendly but what's good in this place is their food! Authentic and delicious! We asked what they recommend for first time visitors and they say it's the number 11! krolewski! The royal platter. It's a combination of 3 special entrees. It was so good and worth it of its price! I recommend... More 

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Thank Noi O
Beverly Hills, California
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Everything on the menu is fantastic….I've tried them all. A complete meal with soup and salad included. Very tasty and delicious. Each meal just made me return to try another dish.

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Thank nefertari007
Los Angeles, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 June 2016

First time at the Polish Day in Long Beach on Sat June 11,2016 :(:(:( Food served by Polish Restaurant Polka from LA was awful, tasteless and it was very far from the real Polish food. Sausage you buy in Costco..this is not real polish sausage, cabbage staff you taste like was only peper you inside and sugar. I am Polish... More 

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Thank danusia1978
Costa Mesa
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45 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Had wanted to try this place for years after seeing it highlighted on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives on TV. It was much more than I expected. Cute European style café, very clean and the food was delicious. Each plate is made fresh to order, relaxed atmosphere, the presentation is very appealing and portions are substantial. We went for lunch and... More 

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Lake Forest, California
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80 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016

This was our 4th or 5th trip to Polka - a must anytime we are in the area. Most dinners come with a soup and salad. The soup tonight was a tomato that was sooooo good. We tried their Klopsy for the first time and love it! It is a meat cake with ground beef and pork and a delicious... More 

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Thank pkashinsky
los angeles
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2015

A little pricey but the food is very good. Comes with soup and salad and ice cream. The soups and salads are excellent.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$16 - US$22
Cuisine
Polish, European, Eastern European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 17:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4112 Verdugo Rd, Los Angeles, CA 90065-3821
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 323-255-7887

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?