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Balaton Restaurant

) #148 of 1,263 Restaurants in Krakow $$ - $$$ European, Eastern European,
ul. Grodzka 37, Krakow 31-001, Poland
012-422-04-69
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“goulash” (48 reviews)
“salads” (13 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
ul. Grodzka 37, Krakow 31-001, Poland
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1 - 10 of 153 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

A friend took me here for some genuine Hungarian food, and I was very pleasantly surprised. It's not the cheapest place in Krakow, but the food is outstanding in quality and amount. Upon the recommendation of my friend I tried one of the locally brewed...More

Thank flyguy100
Reviewed 3 days ago

In the afternoon, we had coffee and a fabulous carrot cake outside. The friendly waiter knew the ingredients and assured us there were no nuts in the cake (almond intolerance).

Thank GermanPointerSamba
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Sometimes you want a fancy dinner, but often when traveling you just want a really good meal at a good price. You want it hot and reasonably quick, and you want someone who knows the city to share their knowledge. Perhaps you even want to...More

Thank Dcookfp
Reviewed 6 days ago

This place serves fantastic Hungarian food in huge portions - and very cheaply too! We visited twice, the food and service was so good. The second time, knowing how big the portions were, we asked if we could share one dish between us and the...More

Thank marianjones
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great little Hungarian restaurant in Krakow old town. Authentic Hungarian food, and great value - a meal for two with drinks cost us the equivalent of under £20. Nice ambience too.

Thank JimnHilary
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In the Old Town we came across this small restaurant specialising in Hungarian food. Service and food was great, tasty and large portions. The soups were a meal themselves. Compared to home good value. Recommend this one

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here last night and it was also the last night of our 4 day trip and boy were we glad we visited. I expected the place to be mediocre and overpriced due to it's handy location on a main street but it was...More

Thank Tashdog09
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful place for dinner. The boar goulash was amazing. Brilliant place for people watching. Seats in the sun! 10/10 would recommend to a friend

Thank Ainslie T
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Being a Hungarian foodie, I do feel sorry for such a horrible joints as Balaton in Krakow..shame in them.

Thank GorillaH
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Balaton Restaurant is serving one of the best Hungarian Cakes. We know this restaurant since the 80's. Last year we decided that this time we have to visit Cracow. Our first steps were to Balaton. The taste is still the best+ hungarian wine!

Thank Ursula Z
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
European, Eastern European, Central European, Hungarian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul. Grodzka 37, Krakow 31-001, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Southern Poland  >  Lesser Poland Province  >  Krakow>  > Stare Miasto
  • Neighbourhood: Stare Miasto
  • Phone Number: 012-422-04-69
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