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Restauracja Starka

ul. Jozefa 14, Krakow 31-056, Poland
+48 12 430 65 38
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“beef cheeks” (184 reviews)
“walnut cake” (66 reviews)
“prunes” (114 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
Polish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
ul. Jozefa 14, Krakow 31-056, Poland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is a cozy friendly place for a first-come-first-sighted place where you will be welcoming and having fun if you do not even have a table. The atmosphere is humorous, warm, good to sit and look around. Serving fast, the wodka offer is lavish and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Frigyiklaszlo
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely atmosphere with great service. Good selections of beers and wine, we sampled the local gin. Food was delicious with very generous portions. Definitely book ahead as it seems to be very popular!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Nattybear13
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We struggled to get a reservation here as it’s so good but thankfully we did! The food is absolutely delicious and the staff very friendly and knowledgable. 5 Stars!!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mechamaniaboy
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We wanted a truly traditional Polish restaurant to experience and came upon this on TA . Seeing the reviews it looked a “must” so we thought we’d pass by a see if we could book for the same night. We were very lucky and got...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rich40h
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Planning to visit Krakow? Book a table at Starka at first: tables are limited and they are really busy! Reason is food is just perfect, the atmosphere is cool, vodka choices are unlimited and prices are very reasonable. We loved prunes, chicken and cakes. Thank...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Andycnv
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to get in twice for lunch. Can't add anything further to the above reviews. Well worth a visit

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank PamW657
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We made the reservation around 1 month advance, and it was almost fully booked at the time so I do recommend booking waaaaaay in advance. The food just melted in our mouths and the staff is extremely friendly. If you come to Krakow, you must...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank lottae277
Reviewed 6 days ago

I can't add much more to previous glowing reviews of this restaurant. On our first vist we were lucky to get a table at about 5.30pm. Shortly after it was full! The food is incredible and it was so nice to have fresh vegetables such...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank savvytravels10
Reviewed 6 days ago

Came here just because of the TA reviews really and overall it was ok but I made a bad choice which did disappoint the experience. First of all the staff are very friendly and service excellent. My wife ordered the beef and it was excellent...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Vic1000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Everything was delicious and the staff was very friendly. I have no reservation but they let me eat on the bar.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Javier R
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Questions & Answers
Norma R
September 14, 2018|
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Response from 10Helen | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely try to get a reservation, the dining space is not large. Enjoy!
September 14, 2018|
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
I think you would be better advised to ask the restaurant rather than a diner :-)
August 26, 2018|
Response from Jampaul1 | Reviewed this property |
You would be better to contact the restaurant directly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$7 - $16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:55 PM
12:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul. Jozefa 14, Krakow 31-056, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Southern Poland  >  Lesser Poland Province  >  Krakow>  > Kazimierz
  • Neighborhood: Kazimierz
  • Phone Number: +48 12 430 65 38
  • E-mail
Polish restaurant and vodka bar
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