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Hard Rock Cafe Krakow

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Stare Miasto
American, Bar, Central American, Gluten Free
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pl. Mariacki 9, Krakow 31-042, Poland
+48 12 429 11 55
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10:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 am
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Chicago, Illinois
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105 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I went to this place before, and it seemed ok, the food was good. Today i stopped by to get a beer, sat outside for 10 minutes and noone showed up to take an order. I went to the bar and ask a bartender to give me a beer. He looked at me and went inside the little door, and... More 

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Lappeenranta, Finland
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We have visited many Hard Rock Cafes around the world. This one has a great location and nice views to the old square, but the prices are too high considering that in Krakow we got very good food in every single restaurant we stopped by - and the prices were quite moderate. I like that a little bit noisy HRC... More 

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Shanghai, China
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72 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Can't get auch better location than overlooking the town square, though the entrance through the gift shop is a bit awkward, with most non-bar seating on the 2nd and 3rd floors. Still, the staff is friendly, the food is what you expect, and there is skme memorabilia from some Polish bands. I knock 1 star off because there were some... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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43 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a typical chain, the prices are exactly the same as the one in my home city which is ridiculous because krakow is so cheap. we went in with the intention of having a cocktail, saw the price and moved to a fancy bar 2 minutes down the road and had an excellent drink at half the cost. AVOID

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Suebersdorf, Germany
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Every time we go to a new city it is a must stop. We had a great seat by the window and could people watch!!! The local burger is always a fun to eat. Don't forget to collect your points and get a shirt!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Ok restaurant. Hard rock is hard rock. Nice staff. I guess if you go ti hard rock you have to expect loud music and lots of people.

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you love Hard Rock Cafe then you will be assured to have your usual service and food. Lovely setting right on the edge of the Main Square.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

As great as always staff only too pleased to help there English was good food was quite cheap for hard rock as always we purchased merchandise which was well priced

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Runcorn, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Been to many hard rock cafes around the world this one has a great location right into the square. It's fairly expensive compared to other restaurants that we visited in Kraków and the staff pleasant although fairly slow service. The burgers and food was nice and it's easy to find.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The people were very kind, the food was as it was supposed to be and the view from the upper floor was excellent !!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$3 - $28
Cuisine
American, Bar, Central American, Gluten Free
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: pl. Mariacki 9, Krakow 31-042, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Southern Poland  >  Lesser Poland Province  >  Krakow>  > Stare Miasto
  • Neighborhood: Stare Miasto
  • Phone Number: +48 12 429 11 55
Description
The Hard Rock Cafe in Krakow, which used to be the capital of Poland, is situated in the UNESCO World Heritage Market Square next door to the most famous church in Poland - St. Mary’s Basilica. From the tallest of its 2 towers, on the hour every hour, the bugle player plays the "Hejnal". According to legend, in 1241 as the Mongol invasion of Poland approached the Krakow, a guard on the church tower sounded the alarm by playing the "Hejnal", and the city gates were closed before the city could be taken. The bugler, however, was shot in the throat and did not complete the tune, which is why it now ends abruptly before completion

The 500-square-meter cafe includes seating for 160 over three floors, two vibrant bars and a Rock Shop. Hard Rock Cafe Krakow showcases memorabilia from some of the world's most iconic artists, including John Lennon, KISS, Prince and The Who. Key memorabilia items are now on display, from Jimi Hendrix’s embroidered poncho; and an autographed silver harmonica played by Bob Dylan; to a pair of black tassel gloves worn by Madonna and an autographed cymbal played by Tico Torres of Bon Jovi.

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