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Staropolska Restaurant

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270 Broad St., New Britain, CT 06053-4037
(860) 224-2166
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 25
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  • 20
    Very good
  • 3
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  • 1
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food and service

Outstanding service and food. I will be back. Server was Anna... Fantastic! Yada yada yada yada yada yada you are yada yada yada

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 7, 2015
Dave C
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Outstanding service and food. I will be back. Server was Anna... Fantastic! Yada yada yada yada yada yada you are yada yada yada

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New Britain, Connecticut
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

The Polish food is authentic and very tasty; there's quite a variety. Delicious meals. The staff is very friendly and courteous. Service is excellent.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

Growing up eating authentic Polish food, I love Staropolska for its authentic Polish food! Soups are amazing, and everything i have had there is tasty, spiced perfectly and served by friendly staff. The establishment is clean, easy parking, and right in the middle of Little Poland. Their alcoholic beverage selection is huge and their Polish beer is very good. Nothing... More 

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New Brunswick, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Fantastic food if you can get in. Limited seating and slightly harried service but worth the wait for real food.

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New England
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25 reviews 25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Genuine, homemade, Polski żywwność. Doskonałe domowe jedzenie. Portions were just the right size (large for my Polish appetite!) and cost was reasonable too. Even though was bloodline is 100% Polish, I've never been to Polska (3rd generation Pole in American - Polak w Ameryce), but what I understand from pictures and those from Polska, the decor and atmosphere is genuine... More 

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Westbrook
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79 reviews 79 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

What a fun Polish version of a diner. The place is smallish and packed. The quality of the polish food [and Polish beer and other drinks] and the modest prices explain why. The fast, friendly, competent service just makes it all a real treat. The Pierogi Special consists of a cup of soup [definitely homemade] and 8 [yes, really!] pierogis.... More 

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Darien, Connecticut
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244 helpful votes 244 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

If the NY Times said it was "very good", who's the argue. Polish "comfort food" in a warm, neighborhood restaurant with great service. The hot borscht was great. So too the perogie and potatoe pancakes.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

A down town New Britain landmark. Traditional home style polish cuisine. Great golombkis for sure. Me and my staff come just for those. Try it out. You'll like it.

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Burlington, ia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I have never been to a Polish restaurant before. We went based on a personal recommendation. After eating there and subsequently reading the recent reviews I have little to add... except ... If you have shied away from Polish food like me, this is the place to come for great service and something quite different and ever so good.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Save the airfare and visit this restaurant for real Polish food. A fun locals restaurant in little Poland in the heart of New Britain...go figure. Excellent Polish dishes from tasty borscht to roast veal with potato pancakes prepared fresh and served by friendly first generation Polish servers. Enjoy!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 270 Broad St., New Britain, CT 06053-4037
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Britain
  • Phone Number: (860) 224-2166

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Polish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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