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Chimera

#100 of 869 Restaurants in Krakow
Certificate of Excellence
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Neighborhood: Stare Miasto
European, Polish
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Chimera
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Ul. sw Anny 3, Krakow 31008, Poland
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Ul. sw Anny 3, Krakow 31008, Poland
+48 12 292 12 12
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sun 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Buffet, Late Night, Dessert
Description: The restaurant serves Polish and European food.
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amazing salad bar and restaurant below
5 of 5 starsReviewed November 10, 2014
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Isobel C
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Was recommended to go here and wow. Super food at great prices. Served like a 5 star hotel by friendly and helpful staff. You can even get the chef to make something not on the menu... read more

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Visitor rating
  • 137
    Excellent
  • 122
    Very good
  • 29
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Outdoor seating
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Buffet
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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301 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Was recommended to go here and wow. Super food at great prices. Served like a 5 star hotel by friendly and helpful staff. You can even get the chef to make something not on the menu although it is vast with a huge selection. Underground you are served like silver service.

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17 reviews 17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

That's one of my favourite places in Krakow. If you look for something tasty, healthy and quick, you are in the right place. The range of salads is amazing... They always come up with some new ones. Great value for money! Highly recommended!!!

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Bristol
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Like a bohemian upmarket cafeteria, ( but in a really nice way ). saw it recommended on trip advisor- We ate in the upstairs courtyard - simple fresh food, lots of choice, an extensive range of salads and all in a really charming courtyard. This place was really busy, so a lively fast turnaround at the counter, but always with... More

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Carmarthen, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I remember it in the 90s - a small salad bar in the basement very popular among university students and lecturers. It has since expanded both underground and into the courtyard. I look forward to eating there each time I am in Kraków and never leave disappointed. They always come up with new salads and the combinations are always interesting... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

I wouldn't go to krakow without visiting this great restaurant. We ate in salad bar/buffet section & had fabulous food for 17zloty -euro 4.food was very varied/lots of choice of hot& cold dishes. Lots of free bread also. It was so nice we went back on day two.don't miss out on this great place!

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Camberley, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

The restaurant is under a very busy self service style veg café which was popular but we were the only ones in the restaurant for about 30mins. The restaurant is dark and has a heavy atmosphere. Fine art but rather a stuffy library type atmosphere. Service was very good as was all the food. I partic enjoyed the herring starter.... More

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New York City, New York
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51 reviews 51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

We came here for lunch, just walk down the stairs. The decor is very inviting. You will also be amazed by the art work, especially the big mural. The food is very good and fresh. The service was ok, a little slow but we weren't in a rush, so no problem. Really worth a visit!

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St Helens, United Kingdom
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118 reviews 118 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We only used the salad bar at one lunch and it was delicious. You have the choice of 4 choices for 14zloty or 6 for 17 zloty. I had pork as one choice then 5 salad choices my wife just had salad choices. This place is used by tourists and locals alike. .You can find this lovely place just off... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

This is our first stop for lunch when we arrive in Krakov every year. It is quirky and the food is really good and so cheap. It is like no other restaurant in Krakov. Why it is so good and worth a visit.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I was with a group of 6 people and we booked a table for here after reading good reviews in one of the guide books. We were not disappointed our food was lovely. I got a vegetarian platter was was fab and loads of it all cooked fresh. The rest of the group got a mixture of fish and steaks... More

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Additional Information about Chimera

Address: Ul. sw Anny 3, Krakow 31008, Poland
Phone Number: +48 12 292 12 12
Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Southern Poland  >  Lesser Poland Province  >  Krakow>  > Stare Miasto
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 2 - 10
Cuisine: European, Polish

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