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KOSCIELISKA 8, Zakopane, Poland
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Ranked #20 of 101 Restaurants in Zakopane
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:45 pm
Cuisines: Polish
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Polish first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Warsaw, Poland
Senior Contributor
47 reviews 47 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We liked both the food - particularly "U Wnuka" pork; as well as the friendly service by the waiter. Great bulding as well - nothing to complain about, just enjoy !

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Firstly, the interior of the place is what we had hoped for in Zakopane. The host, Kristoff was most obliging with a wry sense of humour which we loved. The menu was easy to read and the food was superb. We went there two nights in a row simply because the food and service was so good on the first.... More 

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

Our tour guide recommended U Wnuka; and, we were not disappointed. Four of us went to lunch there one day during the Tour de Pologne. Although there was only one server, he efficiently covered the entire dining area. We started with Polish beers and appetizers of herring, grilled cheese and cheesy-spinach dumplings. For our main meal, we had zurek (traditional... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

it taked to long to order . people next table do some self serving and get their beers from the bar themself. we waited like 90 min for the food.... and it waz 1 tomato salad missed due to very long time of waiting we even didnt argue about it. food average -/

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013

I loved our dinner in this old traditional restaurant. I do think they could do with more staff though as we did have to wait a bit, on the other hand we were on holiday and there was no rush. Plus a group of highlanders in traditional outfits were playing and signing practicaly all the time so we didn't really... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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32 reviews 32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

Restaurant with traditions, which does not give in to the kitschy village style. Nice music but the tables covered with dirty cloths and the quality of food on the verge of being acceptable.

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Paralimni, Famagusta, Cyprus
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2013

Away from the busy and cosmopolitan street of Krupowki but still in the heart of Zakopane. Not crowded which was appreciated, we really enjoyed live music played by the boys from the area. The food was good but no choice of wine which was a shame. The atmosphere was typical of the village years ago. There was an obligatory 'szatnia'... More 

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Kirkkonummi, Finland
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

Ther was good and not expencive food. Service was friendly and they to know recommend what you eat. I like that pork what they do...it´s gooood.

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UK
Top Contributor
108 reviews 108 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2012

went here as number 1 recommendation but probably worst meal we had in Zakopane. Lovely old building and would have had great atmosphere had we not been the only people there! Enjoyed the borscht soup but unfortunately accompanying meat croquette was still frozen solid in the middle - when sent back there were howls of laughter from the kitchen. Waiter... More 

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2012 via mobile

Great atmosphere in what was claimed to be zakopanes oldest restaurant with charming local architecture, noisy entertaining goralski band but let down by dull food and poor service. Mushroom soup starter lacked a key ingredient - mushrooms! Bigos was good. Mains were dull and uninspiring. Service poor with requested bread never arriving and ordered side dishes undelivered. Were expecting more... More 

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Additional Information about U Wnuka

Address: KOSCIELISKA 8, Zakopane, Poland
Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Southern Poland  >  Lesser Poland Province  >  Zakopane
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:45 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:45 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:45 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:45 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:45 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:45 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:45 pm
Cuisine: Polish

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