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Wonderful experience, excellent service.

We went in thinking to buy a souvenir and ended up trying several different nips before we settled... read more

Reviewed November 3, 2018
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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Great shop

The shop is small, but has a great selection and unusual flavours of vodka, definitely worth a visit

Reviewed September 2, 2018
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Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

We went in thinking to buy a souvenir and ended up trying several different nips before we settled on our favourite. It was quite busy and we had a chat with some Russian customers who guided us to the black pepper and honey vodka. Divine!...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank janeandmo
Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

We visited Sklep Szambelan on 14th September as recommended by our food and drink tour guides Delicious Poland. We were told they were closing in ten minutes and didn’t seem too keen to serve us , but we asked for a quick taste as we’d...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

The shop is small, but has a great selection and unusual flavours of vodka, definitely worth a visit

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sightseer_Lee
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Been to this shop many times and have to say the honey spiced vodka is out of the world, the service was terrible, welcomed with what the hell do you want eyes, no explanation, no would you like to try, she was doing me a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank BigSlice
Reviewed June 5, 2018

The shop is very small. It actually felt awkward being in there, like we were interrupting something. I have lived in Kraków for 5 years. But just went there for the first time this past April, while I had a friend visiting from California. It...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank CaliforniaSandra55
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Just had to revisit this lovely shop we found quite by accident last time we were in Krakow. Szambelan sits on the corner of Bracka Street and has outdoor seating. A small place but a BIG heart typical of the wonderful hospitality we have always...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed May 1, 2018

If you are looking for a wide range of flavoured vodka to try, this is where you should go. There are many, > 30, vodkas to try. If you like it, you can by a bottle of it, to bring home to friends and family.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank 870andersn
Reviewed March 18, 2018

We visited this shop after reading about it on tripadvisor. It has a good range of different flavour vodkas, which are free to taste if you intend to buy. There is also a nice range of bottles you can choose from. As we were flying...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Hutch952
Reviewed January 23, 2018 via mobile

Lovely selection of bottles along with a large and creative selection of flavours. We only wish we had been able to bring more home with us!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Lorne_Alexandra
Reviewed January 22, 2018

I came in here to get a souvenir for someone back home who enjoys their alcohol, and I'm glad I did. The store offers a a large selection of flavors that can suit a variety of taste, even the person I brought with me that...More

Date of experience: January 2018
3  Thank David M
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Heather G
September 24, 2017|
Response from ANDREW B | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry I can not answer that as we carried little bottles in our luggage.