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U Wnuka

KOSCIELISKA 8, Zakopane, Poland
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Ranked #30 of 98 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
Austin, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
15 helpful votes 15 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
19 helpful votes 19 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
6 helpful votes 6 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
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98 reviews 98 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 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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19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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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Northern Ireland
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42 reviews 42 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

Beautiful old buildng housing a super local restaurant with great food try the Bigos. great experince and well priced

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2011 via mobile

Beautiful food and wonderful atmosphere with friendly staff. We had a great meal here and especially loved the three guys playing lively music in traditional clothes. A great place on a beautiful street.

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