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Aperitif

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Stare Miasto
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ul. Sienna 9, Krakow 31-041, Poland
+48 12 432 33 33
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Zurich
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105 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016

Aperitif is a favorite of our. The previous time we were there, we took 15 friends! This week (Wed, 28th), it was off. I got the 5 course "Tasting Menu" which is really more of "Tourist Menu" than "Tasting Menu". They didn't have the normal entry, so they served a tartar with huge amounts of pickle and no toast points... More 

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Southampton UK
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246 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

Thought we would try some traditional polish food and this restaurant had a three course meal to try. Excellent value and good insight. Very busy but good service

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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355 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2016

Great way to try some authentic polish food in lovely restaurant just off the main square. Small but exquisite series of dishes including one course containing three full size shots of flavoured vodka. Good job I was walking home! Fantastic mulled wine here too. The reason I haven't given it five stars is that the main course beef dish was... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

Good 3 course dinner, but with very small portions. The flavor was great and the wine was good for the price. Serving staff were miserable and not serviceminded. My advice to the owner of the place: send the entire staff at smile and service courses.

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1 Thank GeirAK
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 3, 2016

Found this place quite by chance, we stayed just out of the city centre and it was close to our tram stop at Poczta Glowna on the way the main square. We opted for the tasting menu at 99 Zloty, it was fantastic, started with a taster of pate, then chicken livers, beetroot soup, fillet of beef with barley and... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016

We ate as a party of 4 and all ordered the Tasting Menu. It was advertised as 5-course but one of the courses was a selection of (very sweet) vodkas so really only 4 small plates of food. With the complimentary and delicious warm bread and butter this did however prove quite filling. The main course was steak on groats... More 

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London, UK
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115 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

This was the first restaurant I stopped in after serving in Kracow. Situated just off the main square in the Old Town so is geared to pulling in tourists. In essence the food is not bad quality at all, just a bit 'usual' if that makes sense. My burger was fine and it came with the standard fries - as... More 

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Glasgow
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78 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

Found this by chance while visiting the city. It is in a side street just off the main square in the Old Town. First thing you feel is very welcome due to the friendly and attentive staff. The resturant its self has a good mix of diners and a nice relaxing atmosphere. Excellant prices for what turned out to be... More 

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10 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016 via mobile

We ate at this restaurant on Saturday night. My partner and I both ordered Angus steak which was served with "cracovian groats" this was a pearl barley with smoked bacon. It made a delicious alternative to potatoes or chips! I also sampled the cherry vodka was delicious. The price was very reasonable for the quality of the food.

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Chicago, IL
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75 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2016

Stopped by this place and grabbed a street-side table in the middle of the afternoon. Service was very slow for both taking our drink order as well as checking on us periodically. Maybe it was just a slow time, but it was over an hour and NO ONE came out to check to see if we wanted a drink, so... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$2 - $27
Cuisine
Polish, European, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul. Sienna 9, Krakow 31-041, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Southern Poland  >  Lesser Poland Province  >  Krakow>  > Stare Miasto
  • Neighborhood: Stare Miasto
  • Phone Number: +48 12 432 33 33

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?