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Barbakan Restauracja

ul. Freta 1, Warsaw 00-227, Poland
+48 22 831 45 20
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“bigos” (9 reviews)
“roast beef” (4 reviews)
“borscht” (4 reviews)
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Polish, Eastern European, Central European, European
$$ - $$$
ul. Freta 1, Warsaw 00-227, Poland
Neighbourhood: Nowe Miasto
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1 - 10 of 228 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location's great, decoration is rustic but comfortable, the service is efficient. One little caveat before talking about the food is that when entering the premises we first asked if they served vegetarian dishes, which they answered in the positive. There were two vegetarian hot...More

Thank _erpl_
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Tired enough after a long walk I came to this restaurant to eat some local food and drink some beer. The place is cosy and quiet, relaxing. I ordered a plate of cheese and zurek soup. I enjoyed the meals and I liked the service....More

1  Thank Maxim N
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Thank you for a lovely meal. Thoroughly enjoyed our food and great service considering how busy the restaurant was! Thanks again.

Thank Jaimee P
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

On the beggining we were confuse which restaurant on Warsaw 's old city choose. Finally we choose Barbakan. It was very good decision. Perfect localisation, typical polish food in good prices, elegant atmosphere and sympathetic service. That things made our evening amazing. Definitely recommend Barbacan...More

Thank Jacek S
Reviewed 17 October 2016

We went there on a cold Sunday evening-night. It was the cheapest one we could find in the area of the old town. For sure we weren't dissapointed, since we payed 89 pln for a traditional zurek served in bread, a chicken soup, pierogi, some...More

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant upon a recommendation from a local friend. The restaurant is spacious, clean and has a cosy atmosphere about it. The food is authentic polish cuisine that tastes amazing. I had the duck and my partner had a soup and they were...More

Thank Darius T
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

I'm always wary of both the food and the prices in a heavy tourist area. Neither is an issue here. Prices are fair, and the food, although not gourmet feels substantial, hearty, and genuine. My husband grew up in Poland, ordered the galonka, and stated...More

Thank 007Katie007
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant a few times over the years. It does polish food very well at reasonable prices although it's not quite so good on this occasion. The food seems ok now and a bit unloved. You can sit outside like many...More

Thank robjar
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Walking by we decided to eat here because of the sign with the offer of Steak Entrecôte menu for 45PLN. Checking the menu it was indeed a 200grams steak entrecôte with potatoes and salad. When ordering the waiter heard me and said: ' This is...More

Thank panthouse
Reviewed 13 August 2016

In a very central location between the Old Town and the equally old New Town, just near the Barbican is this restaurant with traditional interior, especially old furniture, but not overdone. Above the bar is a collection of different kind of bottle openers. There is...More

Thank saronic
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Polish, Eastern European, Central European, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul. Freta 1, Warsaw 00-227, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Central Poland  >  Mazovia Province  >  Warsaw>  > Nowe Miasto
  • Neighbourhood: Nowe Miasto
  • Phone Number: +48 22 831 45 20
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