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Chimera

#59 of 1,102 Restaurants in Krakow
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ul. Sw. Anny 3, Krakow 31-008, Poland
+48 12 292 12 12
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Denver, Colorado
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food and awesome atmosphere. The exchange rate in Poland favored our currecy, so it was a very luxurious meal of duck and apple and more for very little. I would recommend to everyone, and I will be going out of my way if I travel back to Poland!

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Wishaw
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77 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

First. It hard to find. In one of the street off the main square you will see the Chimera sign. The upstairs is a kind of buffet but it is the basement entrance on the left that is the real prize that you could fail to notice. Descend the stairs and you will be amazed by the magic caves full... More 

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Reggio Emilia, Italy
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice atmosphere and food. Nice music at the piano. You can easily find a place to sit, for formal dinner with friends or a romantic one.

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Athens
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We dined at one of the cellars in the basement. The polish dishes we ordered were delicious and tastefully presented. The portions were hearty and the grilled sheep cheese just perfect. A big plus was the theatrical decor. We would highly recommend the place.

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Thank Mary A
Sutton, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had lunch here and it was excellent. Also service was great, especially as when they served me mixed cheese for a starter rather than meats but they still allowed me to eat both at no extra cost. The dungeon like location with various moody paintings made for an interesting atmosphere

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60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A food bar where you can choose from a selection of portions from the bar for different prices. I went for 4 selections which worked out about £5 in English money. It was delicious and the carrot juice I had with it made me feel energised after a day's walking around town. The location was a beautiful, like sitting in... More 

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is delightful. It's a buffet style with very varies and interesting menu (mainly vegetarian but there are a couple of meat items). The options vary during the day (we were there twice and it was different lunch to evening but also different when we left to when we arrived). The customer flow is constant and so is the... More 

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Kent
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94 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

This was a real Gem. A Self Service place with a fantastic choice of fresh home cooked dishes, plus range of Salads and Cakes. Health Drinks, Tea, Coffee and Wine by the glass or small carafe all set in a lovely setting. Prices for a choice 6 portions on one Plate plus 250ml of Wine for about £5 or 6... More 

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Thank theelectriceric
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Delicious food and an amazing atmosphere, I loved the restaurant every moment we were there. It's in an amospheric cellar with paintings and more placed just right.

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Delaware
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

My husband and I ate in this basement restaurant twice while visiting Krakow. We loved the food and the decor of the restaurant was so interesting and charming! Reasonably priced. Definitely will go back next time we are in Krakow!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$2 - $10
Cuisine
Polish, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Eastern European
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Buffet, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine
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. Sw. Anny 3, Krakow 31-008, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Southern Poland  >  Lesser Poland Province  >  Krakow>  > Stare Miasto
  • Neighborhood: Stare Miasto
  • Phone Number: +48 12 292 12 12
Description
The restaurant serves Polish and European food.

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