We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
ul. Aleje Jerozolimskie 119, Warsaw 02-017, Poland
+48 22 625 44 40
Today
09:00 - 23:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 09:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

34 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 16: English reviews
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
66 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

After a long day my friend and I fancied something simple, but close to the hotel. Ordered the mix grill which was very good, service was quick and friendly although our Polish is minimal, the server was very good and explained any questions we had.

Helpful?
Thank David V
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Friendly, busy small cafe-bar specialising in Turkish cuisine, food was delivered very fast and was hot and appetising and brilliant value for money.

Helpful?
Thank Steve H
Hungary, EUROPE
Level Contributor
337 reviews
256 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Balbinka is close to Radisson Blu so we went there for lunch. Service was kind of slow, food very average. There are better Turkish places in town.

Helpful?
Thank bl4ze
Cagliari
Level Contributor
147 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

For a nice stop with a Turkish standard meal try this small restaurant. The quality is better than others turkish restaurants, it has a fresh varied menu, so try it for lunch as sometimes during dinner it goes out of some types of food. This mean you will find always fresh food. Turkish cuisine with some baklava sweets. Try the... More 

Helpful?
Thank AroundtheWorld61
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Level Contributor
15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We ate here twice. The prices are very good, and the food was excellent. We had the rice plate with chicken - very nicely spiced, and the rice plate with lamb. They came with great cabbage sides. Very convenient to the Warsaw Central train station.

Helpful?
Thank jgateley
Moncton, Canada
Level Contributor
40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

This is my go to Turkish restaurant. They have rotating daily specials plus the regular menu. The staff are friendly and the location is great as it's not too crowded but still close to centrum

Helpful?
Thank Mel R
Kendal, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
86 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

Kebab restaurant 🍴 went in and asked did they do take aways "of course we do anything you want" said the young lady waitress. The chicken 🍗 kebab with chilli sauce looked as if it had been in a pannini maker crisp on the outside, but it was ok. The 🍟 fries were macdonald specials, maybe a bit tastier.

Helpful?
Thank Andrew M
Beavercreek, Ohio
Level Contributor
4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015

good kabob restaurant for a small price. there seemed to be many in the city of Warsaw and this is the only one that I tried. so take the review based on that. there may be better, but it was good.

Helpful?
Thank Bill P
Sydney, Australia
Level Contributor
139 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2015

I suppose you really don't go to Poland for Turkish food do you ? Well, on day 1 of a visit to Poland I was staying at the Radisson Sobieski Hotel which is just down the road from this restaurant. As I usually do, I went for a walk after check-in to find some local place for dinner. There are... More 

Helpful?
Thank HS300
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Level Contributor
75 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

Had a very delicious lunch & really enjoyed atmosphere there & its good location, Too friendly staff & reasonable prices.

Helpful?
Thank Mohamed A

Travellers who viewed Balbinka Cafe-Bar also viewed

Warsaw, Mazovia Province
Warsaw, Mazovia Province
 
Warsaw, Mazovia Province
 

Been to Balbinka Cafe-Bar? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:00
Monday
09:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:00
Thursday
09:00 - 23:00
Friday
09:00 - 23:00
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul. Aleje Jerozolimskie 119, Warsaw 02-017, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Central Poland  >  Mazovia Province  >  Warsaw
  • Phone Number: +48 22 625 44 40

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Balbinka Cafe-Bar and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Balbinka Cafe-Bar staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?