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Polish Village Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Polish, European, Eastern European, Central European
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2990 Yemans St, Hamtramck, MI 48212-3264
+1 313-874-5726
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hamtramck, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Many's the time I've indulged in the delights found at this Polish pierogi palace, and my latest visit did not disappoint. The super-smart owner, who seems to have inherited the place from her parents, has done much to keep the quality up and the traditions alive, while casting an eye towards some innovation - some vegetarian soups and jalapeño and... More 

Thank Stuart T
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41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We came here on a Sunday afternoon, and it was already packed. We managed to get a couple of seats at the bar. We shared the cabbage roll dinner, with an extra soup. I had the dill pickle soup. It was okay, but not enough dill. The cabbage rolls are okay....The sauce was too sweet. The green beans seemed like... More 

Thank pseudoengin
Suburban Detroit
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Decorated for Christmas, Polish Village Cafe was so festive. We loved the trio of musicians roaming from table to table. The waitress was mediocre but didn't bring down our visit. The food was, well, polish food. Served almost hot. I liked the stuffed cabbage but it was not exactly a culinary adventure. The kielbasa appetizer was tasty but honestly not... More 

Thank susanpmi
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Again in my way to find good ethnic hole in the wall !!! I am foodie , I am chef who graduated from culinary school in Poland , and I am simple man , humble man who love to find real places , with real ,authentic ethic food !!! Sorry not here!!! Food it is semi -Polish, got Polish names... More 

Thank maxewa1
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140 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cucumber in sour cream salad, potato pancakes and pierogis! This is polish food!! Also notable options: kielbasa soup, dill pickle soup (duck blood if you fell really adventurous!) and amazing dinners. Service has slumped a little recently but as long as the food stays stellar it is worth the waits!

Thank Angelica M
Dartmouth, Massachusetts
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35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has a number of five star reviews, but I'm not sure I can agree with them as there were just way too many quirks. If you're calling to make a reservation, don't bother because they don't, but they took our name anyway after we said we had a large group. When we called back to confirm there was... More 

Thank Stuart D
Marine City, Michigan
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my go to place when I am in the area. My favorite time to visit is during Christmas. My Auntie Emily loved it here, she loved there potato pancakes. I love the soup and hubby loves the city chicken. Never had a bad meal, and the coffee is good.

Thank rosalie s
Harbor Springs, Michigan
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like I said in the title, you MUST try the dill pickle soup!!! I love a lot of things at the Polish Village Cafe (also known as Zosias). The dill pickle soup is the right texture, the right flavor, the right amount of pickles, no awkward ingredients, and a mouth full of satisfaction. If you go there, you also must... More 

Thank nborowy
Boulder, Colorado
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46 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hometown favorite with old style ambiance. The food is to die for and we go out of our way to get a meal here. Be prepared to wait

Thank MsSassy19
Whitehall, Michigan
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Family Christmas gathering. Fast service, good polish food, reasonably priced and the place was very crowded which say's it all.

Thank John R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $12
Polish, European, Eastern European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2990 Yemans St, Hamtramck, MI 48212-3264
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Hamtramck
  • Phone Number: +1 313-874-5726
Polish Village Cafe is located at 2990 Yemans in Hamtramck, MI. Located in the basement of an old rathskeller. Dine in. Hang at the bar. Host your party. Catering. Parties over 8 call to reserve a spot.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?