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Smakosz Restaurant

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#1,150 of 8,096 Restaurants in Chicago
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CUISINES
Eastern European, Central European, Polish, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Table Service

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Menu

SOUPS
2
White Borsch
served with sausage & egg
2
Zurek Z Jakiem Sauerkraut Soup
2
Kapusniak Chicken Soup
served with noodles
2
Soup Of The Day
3.5
Zupa Dnia
red borsch, served with little mushrooms & sauerkraut dumplings
5
Barszcz Czerwony Z Uszkami. Tripe Soup
SALADS SALATY
8.5
Chicken Ceaser Salad
7.5
Cezar Z Kurczakiem
ceaser salad
7.5
Cezar Salata
italian salad, lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers with italian oils
SIDE SALADS SUROWKI
Sauerkraut, Carrot, Apple Surowka Z Kiszonej Kapusty
Coleslaw
cucumber salad, sliced cucumbers with sour cream
Mizeria
white cabbage with olive oil biala kapusta z oliwa
Red Cabbage
surowka z czerwonej kapusty
Red Beets
buraczki z chrzanem
Sauteed Cabbage
kapusta zasmarzana
Boiled Vegetables
jarzyny gotowe
FISH RYBA
10
Fried White Fish
served with tartar sauce
11.5
Biala Ryba Z Tatarskim Sosem. Grilled White Fish
served with grilled vegetables
CHICKEN KURA
9
Breaded Chicken Breast, Prime Chicken Breast Breaded & Fried
9.5
Piers Panierowana. Chicken Breast Cutlet
served with mushrooms
10.5
Filet Z Kury Z Grzybami. Grilled Chicken Breast
served with vegetables
9.5
Piers Z Grila Z Warzywami. Chicken Breast, Breaded Cutlet
served with egg sunny side
10.5
Filet Z Kury Z Jajkiem. Medalion
chicken breast with mushroom, ham, onion & mozzarella
10
Medalion, Filet Z Kury Z Grzybami, Cebula I Serem Mozzarella. Smakosz Chicken Breast
served with mushrooms and mozzarella
9.5
Filet W Stylu Smakosza Z Grzybami I Serem Mozzarella. Devollay
prime chicken breast rolled up & fried
8.5
Devollay. Sauteed Chicken Liver With Onions
served with mashed potatoes
11.5
Watrobka Drobiowa Z Cebula. Roasted Duck
fresh roasted duck stuffed with apples
POLISH DELIGHTS PRZYSMAKI
6
Russian Pierogi
with cheese & potatoes served with bacon or butter
6
Pierogi Ruskie
cabbage and mushrooms pierogi, served with bacon
6
Pierogi Z Kapusta I Grzybami
meat pierogi, served with bacon
6
Pierogi Z Miesem.
sweet cheese pierogi, served with butter & sour cream
6
Pierogi Ze Slodkim Serem
blueberry pierogi, served with sour cream
6
Pierogi Z Jagodami
strawberry pierogi, served with sour cream
6
Pierogi Z Truskawkami
cheese blintzes, served with sour cream
6
Nalesniki Z Serem
apple blintzes, served with sour cream
6
Nalesniki Z Jablkami
strawberry blintzes, served with sour cream
6
Nalesniki Z Truskawami
cheese & strawberry blintzes, served with sour cream
PORK WIEPRZOWINA
9.5
Breaded Pork Chop
served with braised cabbage or mushrooms
10
Kotlet Schabowy Z Kapusta Lub Grzybami Polish Food Assortment, Stuffed Cabbage, Pork Chop, Baked Pork, Polish Sausage, Mashed Potatoes, Pierogi
golabek, schabowy, karkowka, pierogi, kielbasa
8.5
Polski Talerz
golabek, schabowy, karkowka, pierogi, kielbasa. knuckle of pork, boiled or baked-served with sauerkraut
8.5
Golonka Pieczona Lub Gotowana Z Kapusta. Pork Cutlet-hamburger
served with gravy & mushrooms
8.5
Kotlet Mielony W Sosie Grzybowym. Meat Balls
served in dill gravy or mushroom
8.5
Klopsy W Sosie Koperkowym Lub Grzybowym Stuffed Cabbage
two stuffed cabbages with meat & rice served with creamy tomato or mushroom
8.5
Golabki
w sosie pomidorowym lub grzybowym. goulash, pork cooked in its own juices
9.5
Gulasz Wieprzowy. Ribs
served in barbeque sauce and sauerkraut
10.5
Zeberka W Sosie Barbeque Z Kapusta. Vienna Cutlet
served with sunny side up egg & onions
8
Kotlet Po Wiedensku Z Jajkiem Sadzonym I Cebula. Broiled Or Grilled Sausage
served with onions & sauerkraut
VEAL CIELECINA
9.5
Veal Liver, Sauteed Liver With Veal Liver, Sauteed Liver With
10.5
Watroba Cieleca Z Cebula. Veal Cutlet
sauteed breaded veal topped with mushrooms
SIDES DODATKI
Mashed Potatos
Sauteed Red Potatos
French Fries
Potato Dumplings
BEEF WOLOWINA
9.5
Cooked Chunk Of Beef
served with horseradish or mushrooms sauce
13.5
Sztuka Miesa W Sosie Chrzanowym. T-bon Steak
grilled with steamed vegetables
13.5
T-bon Steak Z Warzywami. New York Steak
served with grilled vegetables
12.5
New York Steak Z Warzywami Z Grilla. Sliced Beef In Teriyaki Sauce
served on rice.
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Reviewed April 10, 2019

I am Polish on both sides of my family and grew up eating Polish food, so I had always wanted to go to an authentic Polish restaurant when I got the chance. Chicago is blessed with numerous Polish restaurants, so choosing can be overwhelming. As...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank srgomez88
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Mmmmmmmmmmmm and that is my review I was very very satisfied on the Salmon – grilled served with vegetables dinner was worth the $ - Come here and enjoy "PROPER " Polish home cooking

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Rob1163
Reviewed July 18, 2018

We were staying at an Airbnb at Lawerence Avenue. After getting checked in and walking around the area we were looking for lunch. A quick search on the internet for local restaurants brought up Smakosz. We walked by it and it looked like it was...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank PawsMona
Reviewed March 4, 2018

For the past 5 years, I have been having an annual party for about 20 at Smakosz. They have a lovely private room that is intimate and charming. After spending several years moving our party around Chicago’s best Polish restaurants, this is our favorite! The...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Sandy4385
Reviewed December 31, 2017

Many years ago a colleague raved about this restaurant to me. I decided to check it out since it is located only a mile and a half from my house. Smakosz Restaurant has been a go-to restaurant for me ever since. The food is simple,...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank M P
Reviewed October 26, 2017

This is a typical Polish-American restaurant, diner-style, with full bar. A popular, quiet spot for lunch in the vanishing Polish neighborhood. Clean, nicely but modestly decorated, in good style. Go there if you want to try authentic Polish food of reasonable quality and price. Beef...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank 113Apolo
Reviewed September 19, 2017 via mobile

Food was good. But the interior is not impressive.... until you go to the back room where you can host a private party for 20+ people. The owner is very accommodating. Waitresses are very helpful.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank O6378WFannag
Reviewed June 13, 2017

Uncrowded at 7:30 on a Monday evening - we were the only people speaking English in the place. Manu has a wide selection of beef, por, fowl, and fish selections, and several varieties of borscht.. Chose the beef in hunter's sauce, after the waitress explalned...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank PliniusCaecilius
Reviewed May 2, 2017

Was staying in rosemont, needed a polish fix from Chicago, was a long uber ride, local storefront, Monday night, had pierogi, home made, well made, it was a quiet night, I reminisced about my polish lineage, the restaurant made me feel good about where I...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Bob M
Reviewed January 17, 2017

Finally tried this place. Very authentic. Great Polish comfort food. Loved the Trout and the breaded pork cutlet. Tried the cheese potatoe dumplings and they were good too, very filling. Friendly atmosphere. Don't be afraid if you don't speak Polish, you will be helped out!...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Denise J
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I picked up a banquet menu on the site. They offer 3 options of packages 18.99-26.99 per person, with variety of meats, soups, salads and sides. 15 % gratitude extra.
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