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U Franziska


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$4 - $20
European, Eastern European, Central European, Cafe, Soups
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We shared a Caesar salad. Then I had the chicken fricasse. It was tasty but I wish I had been advised to order a side dish. My husband had the shepherds pie. It was nice but basically potatoes. Service felt pushed and not natural.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed July 24, 2019 via mobile

Walked in and immediately received a dirty look from a blonde hostess/waitress and demand to know whether I made a reservation. I confirmed I did and she pointed at a table and literally threw the menu at the table. I tried to overlook that and...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Владислава Я, Управляющий at U Franziska, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2019
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Уважаемая zriga! Руководство нашего заведения приносит свои искренние извинения в связи со сложившейся ситуацией! Мы очень огорчены, что от посещения...More

Reviewed July 6, 2019

This restaurant was recommended to us and we were not disappointed. It is located on Minsk main avenue, but the restaurant itself is in a basement, cave style. We tried different traditional dishes, pretty much the usual stuff, bortsch, herrings, different potato variations. We even...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Владислава Я, Управляющий at U Franziska, responded to this reviewResponded July 26, 2019
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Уважаемый Гость CPC1PCP1! Мы признательны Вам за оставленный отзыв! Спасибо большое за то, что нашли время поделиться впечатлениями от посещения...More

Reviewed May 8, 2019 via mobile

We went yo this place for lunch during our trip to Minsk. We ordered roasted duck & draniki. The order was taken asap, but food preparation took extremely long - around 50 mins!!! (With almost empty restaurant!) Food was delicious, however - both duck &...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank NickKorotya
Reviewed April 13, 2019

Just were passing by on our first day in Minsk and were tempted by a gigantic poster just outside. I went for a local variation of Greek salad (dressing excellent, sweet peppers and salad leaves were few but leek in abundance) and pork stewed in...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed March 22, 2019

Well, it's overrated. Particularly my dish didn't look like you would expect, yet expensive. WiFi didn't work.. Just a bunch of old-times-celebrities pictures (whoever was here) on walls.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Suren C
Reviewed November 29, 2018

My partner and I attempted to have dinner at U Franziska on 15 November 2018. Right before we entered the restaurant, a group of approximately twenty was seated. The restaurant no longer had seating, so we were unable to get dinner here. Additionally, the hostess...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Tourist689483, Управляющий at U Franziska, responded to this reviewResponded December 3, 2018

Hello , cre8tvegrl ! Thanks for your feedback. On behalf of the company we apologize for the situation. Additional briefing was conducted with the stuff. Hope to see you soon. Best regards? cafe team U Franziska

Reviewed July 25, 2018 via mobile

Ristorante eccellente! Belarusian-style meat was at the same quality level of an Italian "arrosto" and was going beautifully with "bulba" (smashed potatoes). Dark beer they produce is smooth and tasty! My Belarusian wife I was with confirmed me the traditionally well done dishes, and clearly...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Бородавко В, Управляющий at U Franziska, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Hello, Viktoryia S ! Thanks for your feedback. We are very pleased that you liked the dishes and beer. We're looking forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

It’s quit good place for eating delicious food and there are 2 kind of beer from brewery - dark and light. We’ve tasted dark and it’s quite good (I compare to Prague’s beers). Situation is cozy and feels comfortable to spend time.

Date of visit: July 2018
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Бородавко В, Управляющий at U Franziska, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

Hello, Giorgi B ! Big thanks for your feedback! We're glad that you all liked us and looking forward to seeing you again)

Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

I ate a excellent Bielorussia dish! The restaurant is central! Easy to walk to! The staff is nice! They brow their own beer, dark and lite one! Delicious!! Price are very right! Must try!!

Date of visit: May 2018
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Бородавко В, Управляющий at U Franziska, responded to this reviewResponded May 25, 2018

Hello, adibfarid ! Thanks for your feedback. The team of our cafe was pleased that you liked the Belarusian cuisine and our beer. Looking forward to seeing you again!

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