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“Great Fish Frys!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Polish Villa

Polish Villa
2954 Union Road, Cheektowaga, NY
716-683-9460
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Ranked #5 of 103 Restaurants in Cheektowaga
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Polish, European
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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4 reviews
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“Great Fish Frys!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

Loved the fish frys, Great pierogis and potato pancakes! The menu does list burgers and sandwiches of all kinds, ham steak, and southern fried chicken. Great place to eat authentic Polish food.Highly recommended

  • Visited November 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Toronto, Canada
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103 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
“A unique experience!”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2012

I must say I was a little freaked out by the manikin dressed in tradition attire at the entrance that looked like it had been there for many many years. This is an interesting place and the manikin became part of the charm as I munched down more carbohydrates in one sitting than I had in days. The food is good...lots of gravy and creamy sauce. Probably it will be a one time experience for me, but I'm glad I went.

  • Visited November 2012
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Virginia
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55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“A Disappointing Polish Experience”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

Our dinner at this restaurant on a rainy Saturday evening was merely okay. The tables were close but we were still able to hold a nice conversation. The staff was very attentive and helpful. The portions were generous.

My favorite was the cheese pierogi on the Polish Patter, which also included two types of kielbasa, a large cabbage roll (which was not particularly well spiced), tasty sweet-sour sauerkraut and choice of potato. The latter included the option of the totally forgettable "lazyman's pierogi" - spiral pasta topped with a mushroom-soup-type sauce. The bread was a disappointing store-bought sliced bread.

Another in our party had the Italian Wedding soup and found it satisfying. Ditto for the Wiener Schnitzel. We were too full to consider dessert.

I went into this restaurant with memories of my Polish mother's cooking. Maybe with those memories it was inevitable that I would be disappointed.

  • Visited October 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
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29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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“Great locals place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2012

The staff new many of locals by name. Our waitress was extremely friendly and helpful with the Polish menu. The food was excellent and the portions where generous.

Visited September 2012
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Buffalo, New York
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“The Heart of Cheektowaga”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

An authentic Polish menu at reasonable prices. The waitresses are helpful in understanding the Polish dishes. The portions are more than filling. The quality of the food was superb! Anytime we have guests from out of town we have to go to the Polish Villa. The only difficulty is that so many others know that too! Seating is tight. But they do a great job with the limited space. Waitresses are super in recommendation and on knowing substitutions for the things kids don't like. Should be #1 choice in Cheektowaga, even over Salvatore's Italian gardens (unless you want the overpriced Steak)

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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