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Chimera

Ul. sw Anny 3, Krakow 31008, Poland (Stare Miasto)
+48 12 292 12 12
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As featured in 3 days in Krakow
Ranked #107 of 815 restaurants in Krakow
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $2 - $10
Cuisines: European, Polish
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Buffet, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Stare Miasto
Description: The restaurant serves Polish and European food.
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Madrid, Spain
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We arrived at Chimera thanks to all the recommendations on trip advisor. Must say it was the best food in Krakow at a great price. The first floor is sort of a buffet and downstairs is the restaurant to order on the menu. Definitely go downstairs!!!!!!!! The service was great and patient with our time and questions about the food.... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We ate at the salad bar and for 22pln got a choice of six different things and also a glass of fresh fruit juice. Was very good food and very quick service.

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Melbourne, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

It has a great selection of salads, slices for vegetarians, all at a reasonable price. You choose the size of plate and order the number of salads, slice or fruit you want. All very yummy. Also has meat dishes. Plenty of juices and milkshakes plus cakes. Surroundings are like a courtyard lots of leafy vines. Great value for money.

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Joensuu, Finland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Nice collection of salads and vegetarian food in the very centre of the city. The interior is very cosy as well. Try green juices here!

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Visited a few years ago and remembered it fondly. When back this time round had to have lunch there as it is just great. Both in terms of value and taste. The service is also very nice and explains how the salad bar works. We paid 120 PLN incl tip for 5 of us - we each had large wine/beer... More

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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This delightful buffet style cafe is a great stop for some hearty salads, pies and cakes. As tourists to the city it was great to notice that most of the people around us seemed locals. The place has a real 'dated' charm and if you are after easy, simple and immediate dining just off the hustle of the square this... More

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Krakow, Poland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

Salad bar. This place is near Centro in Santa Anna street. You can eat different salad, vegetarian dishes and great variety of juices. Bred and salad dressing are free. In bar, you can order a small plate or a big plate. Small plate include four proposition from choice of hot dishes and salads from the bar (13 zlotys) Big plate... More

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Clisson, France
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

The shady courtyard of this salad bar just off the main square is the perfect place for a quick lunch, or perfect too for lingering and letting those legs relax. The choice of salads is varied and the quantities generous. We particularly enjoyed the broccoli tart, the herring salad and the asparagus, paying 2 visits in 3 days. The only... More

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Orange County, CA
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103 reviews 103 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

What a find! I wish I lived in Krakow- I'd eat here every day! Lunch here was 1. Cheap- 17 zs for your choice of 6 items. 14 for 4 items. 2. Good. 3. Fast! Some restaurants keep you waiting 30 minutes or even an hour. At Chimera, you line up, a helper asks what you want, you point out... More

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delhi
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 via mobile

We had the 'snack' style lunch where one could choose 4 or 6 dishes from an assortment of hot/cold items. The food was generally ok but nothing spectacular. The ambience was nice though. We didn't realize the dining option in the basement at the time, so missed checking it out.

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