RESTAURANTS
KRAKOW, POLAND

Area Code012 $1= 3.95zl, Euro=4.59zl, 24 May, 2004

Eating out in Krakow is a pleasure, it has a wide range of restaurants and cafes, offering a high standard of reasonably priced food, in attractive environments. The main square has many open air cafes/bars where locals and visitors spend many hours. Obviously prices are slightly higher because of the location but its a great place to enjoy the atmosphere. There is a lot of activity in the square, street performers, jazz band in the evenings. During summer time(May - Sep) the prices will go up at least 5%.

r Chimera: ul. Sw Anny 3, Salads 6-10zl, main dishes 15zl+ 12:00-late, Very popular. One of the best salad bars in Eastern Europe. Definitely should visit. Exotic dishes like goat leg with broad bean is 29zl and Choose 4 for 4zl or 6 for 6 zl. fresh fruit juices and yogurt drinks. Highly Rec
r Pod Aniolami: ul. Grodzka 35, Polish 20-45+zl pricey 13:00-24/1:00, High class restaurant. Serves delicious, gourmet food in a beautiful, antique-furnished environment.
r Grill Cafe: ul. Stolarska 8/10, good location. Polish/grill 15-30zl 12-3:00 Local place with great value, tasty, filling meals. Pleasant outside area.Rec
r Oriental Grilled(former Hoang Hai): ul Stradomska 13 hamburger 4-10zl 11-21:00
No oriental dish in the menu. but still cheap..
r Rozowy Ston (Pink Elephant): ul. Straszewskiego 24
Polish/Salads/Pasta 4-10zl M-F9-21:00,Sa11:00-16:00
Upgraded Milk Bar with fun decor- bright pink furniture and pop-art wall murals. Large portions. One of the cheapest places to eat though service is sometimes slow HighlyRec
r branch - ul. Siennal, Popular.4-10zl
r Bar Mleczny Barcelona: ul. Pilsudskiego 1
Milk Bar canteen 3-7zl M-F Extremely popular with locals Open kitchen lets the customers to see what is being cooked.During summer, it is closed.
r Bar Wegetarianski 'Vega': ul. Sw. Gertrudy 7, relaxing, country home style environment, cheap vegetarian dishes, salad bar, fresh juices.
r Tartinka Bar: pl Mariacki 2 Rec
Polish
snacks 5-8zl, meals 10zl 9:00-20:00
Popular lunch place for local workers. Cheap filling open sandwiches and pierogi (dumplings).
r Akopolis: ul Grodzka 9 Greek 8-25zl 10:00-1:00
Very popular. Excellent atmosphere. Tasty Greek food. Huge portions - 1 meal between 2 people is enough
r Szuflada: ul. Wislna 5 Polish 20zl+ 12:00-late
Bizarre, surrealist style interior design.Chairs in the shape of people, glass tables through which you can view art work. Reasonably priced, quality food. Very hard to find. Walk down dark passage and last door on the left.
r Kentucky Fried Chicken/Pizza Hut Meals 8zl+
r McDonald: ul. Florianska 55, 7-26:00, Big Mac 5.99zl

Cafes/bars
r Jama Michalika: ul. Florianska 45 cakes/ice cream 3-10zl 9-22:00 A historical/tourist sight in itself. Most visitors come to take photos of the lavish, antique decor - postcards on sale upstairs.
r Noworolski: Rynek Glowny 1/3 -the Cloth Hall, 8-23:00 deserts/ice cream 12zl, Popular with tourists & locals. Great location in the middle of the square. Serves English breakfast -10zl, ice cream, deserts & kawa Mrozrny - iced coffee with ice cream & cream Highly Rec
r Herzog Rynek Glowny 6 coffee/cake 3-10zl 10-22:00, Relaxed atmosphere, mugs of coffee and magazines to read. Interesting murals featuring Herzog the resident parrot who doesn't talk but squawks occasionally. Pleasant outside courtyard area.Highly Rec
r Pozegnanie z Afryka: ul sw Tomasza 21 Coffee/brownies 4-8zl 10-22:00 (Out of Africa) A serious coffee house. Coffees from all over the world, made in the traditional (steamed) way and served in a pot. Coffee lovers should definitely visit. Highly Rec
r Cabaret: ul. Jablonowskich 4 snacks 6-10zl 12-22:00
Beautifully decorated cafe - with Klimt and Toulouse Lautrec imitation wall murals. Quiet. Good coffee and delicious pierogi -dumplings.Highly Rec
r Kwiaciarnia Buschmann:ul Szpitalna34 near train st
cakes/salad 4-8zl, Flowershop/cafe. Fresh and airy. Delicious cakes & coffee, salad bar. On the way to/from the train station. Local, relaxing. Highly Rec
r Stanislaw Sarga: ul Starowislna 83 ice cream 0.90zl a scoop M-F9-19:00, Sa/Su9-18:00. In Kazimierz district. If you're visiting sights in the Jewish area definitely stop here for some of the best ice cream in Poland. Really long queue but it's worth the wait. Highly Rec
r Fleury Michon: ul. Florianska 40 & ul Dluga M-F9-21 SaSu10-21:00 3-10zl French bakery, delicious croissants and pain au chocolate. Branch on ul.Dluga.Backpackers' favorite hangout.Rec
r Prohibicja Pub: (former Juridica): ul. Grodzka 51, Pierogi 7zl/cakes 3+zl, beer 4zl 10:00-20:00, Old, attractive building with beautiful courtyard. Quiet, classy cafe with a fascinating postcard collection (on display around the walls). Rec
r Harris Piano Jazz Bar: Rynek Glowny 28, 21:00-, F-Blues, Sa-Jazz ticket 15-20zl Live sessions on other days. Excellent place for music lovers. Rec

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