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Tawerna

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ul. powroznicza 19/20, Gdansk 80 828, Poland
+58 301 41 14
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good quality food and at reasonable price

We loved the dumplings for starter and the squid and portions for main course were very generous with my boyfriend having ham knuckle and I had fish in a cheese sauce - rich but nice. Good sized tables and nice clean crisp table cloths add to the cosy atmosphere of this good restaurant in the old... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 19, 2015
Posh N B
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York, United Kingdom
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92 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Norwegian first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Located right on the river you walk up to a quaint restaurant greeted by the manager and server. The restaurant is all nautical style - teak and woods. Classic very tastefully done with beautiful table settings and tablecloths ironed (witnessed by me). I had zurek to start. It's definitely big enough to make a meal of it, presented in a... More 

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Rauma, Finland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Service was just fine, before a large group arived in the middle of our dinner. As we were only two persons, had of course wait when groups required help more often. Dishes were all good, exspecially fishes. Tables are clean, as in this category you should expect. Can be recommended.

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York, United Kingdom
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30 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We loved the dumplings for starter and the squid and portions for main course were very generous with my boyfriend having ham knuckle and I had fish in a cheese sauce - rich but nice. Good sized tables and nice clean crisp table cloths add to the cosy atmosphere of this good restaurant in the old town. Recommended.

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Gdansk, Poland
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3 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

This IS the best restaurant in gdansk. Honestly it's not even close, it takes polish cuisine to a whole other level. More expensive than other restaurants in gdansk but it's well worth it. I Recommend the duck.

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6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Inevitably the restaurant was quiet but the food and service were very good. The Tawerna has a nautical theme with models and paintings of boat with plenty of woodwork giving privacy without excluding you from the rest of the restaurant. The menu had a good choice of seafood and more traditional country dishes and the waiter made helpful suggestions from... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

The staff was very accomodating and the wild boar we ordered was excellent. Highly recommended, simply.

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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

We Had different fish dishes here, gratinated white fish, Salomon, soups... Salomon was a little dry but the rest was perfect. Charming old-looking place, reserve a table early in the week if you would like to go here in the weekend. Live piano music. Good riesling wine and very good service. Tried to go back the next day but they... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Ate dinner here one night with a friend and the food was delicious. I had roast duck with red cabbage and it was well presented and very tasty. My friend had fish which was also excellent. The restaurant was busy but the service was good. There was a pianist playing all evening which created a good atmosphere. The location is... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

You have to try their traditional Zurek soup, it is delicious! The restaurant itself is decorated in Old Polish Style. Very charming atmosphere.

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Stavanger, Rogaland, Norway
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We had a fish meal (halibut filet) at Tawerna. Just one word to say: Perfect! We come from the western part of Norway and know how a good fish meal shall be. Excellent service!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: ul. powroznicza 19/20, Gdansk 80 828, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Northern Poland  >  Pomerania Province  >  Gdansk
  • Phone Number: +58 301 41 14

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Polish

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