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ul. Szeroka 18, Krakow 31-053, Poland
+48 12 421 79 20
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
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Polish, European, Soups, Eastern European, Central European, Israeli, Vegetarian Friendly, Kosher
$$ - $$$
ul. Szeroka 18, Krakow 31-053, Poland
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Reviewed August 9, 2018

We loved the food so much we returned the next night. Friendly staff - who were able to cope with our total lack of Polish. Delicious food - obviously cooked with care and love. Excellent value for money. We loved the atmosphere - we ate...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Cathie S
Reviewed August 3, 2018

We took a group of 20 adults to Ariel in April 2018. What a wonderful meal, served with good humour and efficiency. The quasi Jewish ambiance is very endearing, evoking memories o& Krakov before the Shoah. I would not hesitate to take another party to...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank davidbL3194UZ
Reviewed August 3, 2018

We had reservations for a dinner and to hear Klezmer Music. There are actually three buildings that house the Ariel Restaurant. Two are used for restaurant guests and one downstairs area for groups and events. Good amount of outside seating but music performance is inside...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Tuesflight11
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Good location in the Kracow Jewish Quarter, immediately adjacent to the Old Synagogue. Had a few drinks one night, waiter fairly rushed, although happy to serve us. Meal was enjoyable and certainly enough to fill our bellies after a day of walking and touring the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank PeterA2727
Reviewed August 2, 2018

We had a 3-course dinner twice at Ariel during our stay in Krakow, since the Polish tour operator had given us vouchers as the hotel we were staying at did not offer half board. The first time it seemed as if the waiters did not...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sabine S
Reviewed August 2, 2018

I went for dinner and had vegetarian Polish dumplings (pierogi). They were quite good. The service was excellent and the ambience cool. The restaurant is located in the heart of Kazimierz, my favourite neighbourhood in Krakow, and it is surrounded by many other restaurants. The...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Auretta84
Reviewed August 1, 2018

I wish I didn't have to even give it 1 out of 5 as the place was awful. The waiter acted as though he didn't want us there, the service if you can it that was awful. I ordered Lamb kebab which was 4 small...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank LeighE76
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

We had lunch here and the food service and location were very good. Service was quick and the recommendations were spot on.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank traveller66187351
Reviewed July 24, 2018

I came across the restaurant with a friend when walking through the Jewish Quarter. There was plenty on the menu to excite (I took the lamb koftas - they were excellent!). The food came in large portions and all at a really affordable price! This...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Staying at the hotel Ester a door down from the Ariel . Great food . The dining rooms are an eclectic mix of art and faux flowers ! The food is excellent. The staff knowledgeable . Lunch and dinner here on two separate occasions. Both...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Response from Bob L | Reviewed this property |
I agree that telephoning is a good idea but you can also email them at biuro@ariel-krakow.pl On On Drainoil
Alison D
September 21, 2016|
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Response from GradingMachine | Reviewed this property |
As my partner and I ate there last summer, I have no idea what concert is playing, but I would HIGHLY RECOMMEND that you eat at Szara Kazimierz across the street instead. The food and service are much better. Note: there... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul. Szeroka 18, Krakow 31-053, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Southern Poland  >  Lesser Poland Province  >  Krakow>  > Kazimierz
  • Neighborhood: Kazimierz
  • Phone Number: +48 12 421 79 20
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