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J Betski's

10 W Franklin St, Raleigh, NC 27604-8011
+1 919-833-7999
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sauerkraut” (25 reviews)
“perogies” (54 reviews)
“cucumber salad” (12 reviews)
Closes in 30 min
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
German, Polish, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 W Franklin St, Raleigh, NC 27604-8011
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Reviewed December 23, 2017

Food was downright excellent! Make sure you try J Betski's homemade Kielbasa! Had the Port Schnitzel which was outstanding. Very attentive and knowledgeable waitstaff which always says a lot about a restaurant.

Thank Stanley W
Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a extended family night out at this restaurant. Started out with a charcuterie plate of meats and cheeses. Kielbasa with kraut and mustards, and pierogi. All of these were wonderful. Our main courses included pork schnitzel, sea scallops, venison dumplings, and eggplant. Again...More

Thank jimcash
Reviewed December 22, 2017

Having reservations we were seated immediately. The serve (Vanessa) immediately made us feel comfortable and throughout the meal she was informative and attentive. The food was ready in a reasonable amount of time....but the food was absolutely amazing. The scallops were perfectly prepared as was...More

Thank mike_jarman2002
Reviewed December 22, 2017 via mobile

We started with an appetizer of Pierogies (3 per plate) and baked oysters (4 per plate). The Pierogies were a real treat and one could make a meal of these alone. The oyster special appetizer was just OK. The kids wanted to try the sausages...More

Thank NoName007
Reviewed December 21, 2017

This is in our regular rotation of places to dine out. Nice change of pace from the usual burger/bistro fare. The German entrees, in particular, are authentic and great-tasting.

Thank MikeinRaleigh
Reviewed December 12, 2017 via mobile

This was an accidental and great find. The food was delicious, the staff was friendly, and they were quick.

Thank Kimmyjonc
Reviewed November 10, 2017

We dine at Betski's about once every 2 months and also hit it when friends come to town. It is a Raleigh establishment that is consistent in it's great service, German Polish dishes and subtle upscale atmosphere. Lunch is a treat for sure. The owner...More

Thank Penocchio
Reviewed November 9, 2017

We had excellent food at J. Betzki's, so good that I have been trying to recreate one of the dishes at home! But Even though we were there fairly early for dinner (6ish) many of the menu specials were already sold out. Next time we...More

Thank Darla G
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I decided on J Betski’s because were in Surf City this summer and met the owners niece. She pointed us in the direction of the best German Polish restaurant which happened to be her Uncles. Therefore, we had to try it. We...More

Thank Alexis L
Reviewed October 5, 2017

We have been here twice in the past month and both times the food and staff were fantastic. We are already planning our next trip. Well worth the drive from Wake Forest.

Thank darrell h
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Polish, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 W Franklin St, Raleigh, NC 27604-8011
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-833-7999
  • E-mail
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