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Restauracja Starka

$$ - $$$Polish, Eastern European,
ul. Jozefa 14, Krakow 31-056, Poland
+48 12 430 65 38
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork knuckle” (195 reviews)
“walnut cake” (49 reviews)
“prunes” (98 reviews)
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Polish, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
ul. Jozefa 14, Krakow 31-056, Poland
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Reviewed yesterday

We turned up on spec, and luckily got the last table. I had the duck, which was possibly the best duck meal I've ever had. The sauce was delicious and presentation. Exceptional. We enjoyed it so much we went back in the evening. We managed...More

Thank DrumW
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went there without reservation on Friday night. Luckily there was some space available at the bar. Nice atmosphere with live music. Food was delicious and they have an amazing collection of home made vodka. Warm bartenders and staff.

Thank Emanuele G
Reviewed 3 days ago

A bit of the beaten track but well worth a visit. Food was excellent and great value. Remember to book well in advance. The night we were there at least twenty people tuned up and were turned away.Live music on the night. The girl singer...More

Thank MrsSneddy
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had an evening reservation but were there at lunchtime. We enjoyed the goulash soup, the pate with pistachio and salad was out of this world and the walnut cake divine. We were so pleased we had eaten here. The wait staff were lovely. Think...More

Thank DDMcGarry
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Excellent restaurant. I can't think of anything negatives only superlatives about this wonderful restaurant.

Thank ShionaLondon
Reviewed 5 days ago

The restaurant had a wonderful lively, warm atmosphere. The service was excellent, and the food was incredible! Pork knuckle and Beef tongue... cooked to perfection. Absolutely must visit. Be sure to book well in advance to avoid disappointment

Thank UKExplorer13
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had delicious dinner in a very authentic place ,the plates were very big and very tasty ,the meat was excellent and also the duck

Thank Yaeltagrin
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Revisited the Restaurant on the 6th December,and the Starka is still living up to it's great reputation. A delicious meal served by such friendly staff, always smiling and eager to help. Five of us had a meal, beef cheeks, steak, and lamb, all amazing, The...More

Thank Ben Mckee M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were very Lucky to get a table, even on Tuesday at 6.30pm the restaurant was full. The menu is very traditional polish and Russian Food, with selection of around 5-7 main dishes. Starters and soup, as well as desert is also available. We chose...More

Thank Phillip W
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Visited for lunch, spicy goulash soup in a bread bowl was yummy. We also shared a beef salad which was amazing.

Thank lindsay p
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3 October 2017|
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Response from Biglozza | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can
Sonia B
28 September 2017|
Response from Steve_Grant1 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry this is a Trip Advisor Forum you will need to contact the restaurant direct.
13 July 2017|
Response from Joanna P | Property representative |
So sorry, but we got no vegan options. We can prepare per prior order: small salad for a starter tortilla with humus and grilled veggies for a main dish fruit salad for a dessert Best regards, Jo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:55 PM
12:00 PM - 11:55 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul. Jozefa 14, Krakow 31-056, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Southern Poland  >  Lesser Poland Province  >  Krakow
  • Phone Number: +48 12 430 65 38
  • E-mail
Polish restaurant and vodka bar
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