We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Once Upon a Time in Kazimierz

Szeroka 1, Krakow 33-332, Poland
+48 12 421 21 17
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“gefilte fish” (5 reviews)
“garlic soup” (6 reviews)
“borscht” (8 reviews)
Open Now
Hours
CUISINES
Polish, European, Eastern European, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Kosher
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Szeroka 1, Krakow 33-332, Poland
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (345)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 126 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Wonderful place with amazing food and really kind service. I would recomend any time and I will. Looking forward to visit again this charming place.

Thank Petr S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been to this restaurant quite a few times over the last few years ... and love it. Yes the atmosphere is full of old time character, but it’s done in a truly detailed way. A true setting of Jewish heritage. The food is really...More

Thank Graeme16
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A vintage experience in kazimierz! Good food and super location! You must go and try it! Service is quite slow but you can enjoy the atmosphere in the meanwhile

Thank dlgianna
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This charming restaurant, tucked down a little side street in the heart of Kazimierz, has a great atmosphere and tasty food.

Thank donaljfeely
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere of this restaurant is really unique, as it is decorated with all kinds of memorabilia. The food was fantastic and we got to enjoy live Klezmer music. Our server was truly delightful and this evening was a highlight of our trip.

Thank Monika M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was originally 4 small local shops - a tailor's general store, carpenter, bar. It has been knocked through into one space but keeping the raw edges of brick where the walls were and items which characterised their previous use, e.g. tailor's dummy, sewing...More

Thank DinalC
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

It is like stepping into your great grandmothers apartment. Dark, filled with artifacts and atmosphere. The food is good but good enough. Get the herring and vodka and the cold soup. Also the piogrogies were good.

Thank amy K
Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

If (probably when) I will come back to Kraków this place will most certainly be one of reasons to do so. Maybe I will remember the interior stronger than the onion soup I had for starter, but that says more how much I really liked...More

Thank JakeAthela
Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

Great jewish food (I tasted half of the menu and everything was delicious) and terrific atmosphere! P.s. May be a little hard to find because of the historic shop sings instead of the restaurant's name on the facade.

Thank Федор Ч
Reviewed May 29, 2018

Located in the the Jewish district, it's pretty easy to find. Once you see the whole decor etc you can see that it is pretty unique, funky and cool looking. On this occasion when I came to visit, it was very busy with just 1...More

Thank Adrian A
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 268 hotels in Krakow
Klezmer Hois
117 reviews
.04 miles away
Hotel Rubinstein
460 reviews
.05 miles away
Hotel Columbus
1,445 reviews
.07 miles away
Hotel Kazimierz II
403 reviews
.07 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Trezo Restauracja
2,305 reviews
.03 miles away
Karakter
238 reviews
.06 miles away
Once Upon a Time
376 reviews
.01 miles away
Miodova Restaurant
585 reviews
.02 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Kazmierz The Former Jewish District
7,831 reviews
.11 miles away
Old Synagogue (Stara Synagoga)
346 reviews
.09 miles away
JCC Krakow
68 reviews
.13 miles away
Statue of Jan Karski
42 reviews
.03 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Podsey
January 11, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Susiepkiwi | Reviewed this property |
Best way to contact them is through their facebook page. That is how we booked and they responded quite quickly. Their website is not that user friendly but you can download the menu and covert to English.
1
Vote
Dominique M
November 7, 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Leo T | Reviewed this property |
When we were there at the end of September a cellist and a violinist duo called Moyo played wonderful ethnic music.
0
Votes
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Szeroka 1, Krakow 33-332, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Southern Poland  >  Lesser Poland Province  >  Krakow>  > Kazimierz
  • Neighborhood: Kazimierz
  • Phone Number: +48 12 421 21 17
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing