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Polka Restauracja

ul. Swietojanska 2, Warsaw 00-288, Poland
+48 22 635 35 35
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“duck” (26 reviews)
“black pudding” (6 reviews)
“potato cakes” (7 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Polish, European, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
ul. Swietojanska 2, Warsaw 00-288, Poland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such a lovely place, so nice decorated, intimate and romantic, with traditional dishes. We have eat duck with cabbage which was delicios and traditional stew. We’ve also tried a red typical wine which i also recommend. Service very nice, people very opened and available. Location:...More

Thank Teodora132000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Waited a little time to be seated, but as soon as we were the service was really friendly and helpful. Lovely setting, almost like being in a homely dining room. Food was good; I had the rib crown which was very tasty. My friend had...More

Thank gemma l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Polish cuisine in a very fine art. Good location in the Old Town. Nice duck, good beer. Perfect for romantic date.

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very few restaurateurs dominates the Warsaw scene like Magda Gessler, and Polka is one of her Polish restuarants located in the Old Town of Warsaw. Upon entering you are greeted by a hostess and a long corridor leading to different beautifully adorned rooms and simple wooden...More

Thank alain p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great environment with a traditional layout. We ordered dumplings and traditional polish stew for starters. The portion was comfortably bigger than expected. Beef fillet and baked ribs for main course were equally delicious. Strongly recommend the baked ribs for all meat lovers - very well...More

Thank JemandViv
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 4 November 2017

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 1 November 2017

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 27 October 2017 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
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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, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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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