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Chimera

#62 of 1,168 Restaurants in Krakow
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ul. Sw. Anny 3, Krakow 31-008, Poland
+48 12 292 12 12
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This place has charm in abundance, a great selection of recommended polish dishes at great prices, a vodka list that would make the tsar of Russia jealous; all set in an atmospheric 14th century cellar. Went as a couple and had an amazing waitress who couldn't have been nicer!

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Thank Joe R
Ashford, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place to get a feel for traditional polish cuisine. Super reasonably priced too. Cornflake chicken is a must try!

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Thank 190759jayneB
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visit this place each time I am in krakow. One of my fav for a healthy lunch. Good value for money. Fantastic range of options of fresh salads, freshly made juices, and home-made cakes. Hot buffet, with a bit smaller selection, also there for you. Has a nice upper floor with a couple of tables, cosy and special. Highly... More 

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Thank Żaneta M
Lisburn
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219 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended to be by the Krakow Tourist Information Office (which I had visited that afternoon). I was not disappointed. I tried downstairs first - but it was empty and there was more of a "buzz" upstairs (self-service - and quite a bit cheaper). Caters well for vegetarians. The chicken, coated with cornflakes, was very tasty as were... More 

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Thank Robert W
Belfast, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely setting, great atmosphere, super food and unbelievably low prices. We paid less than £14 for the three of us and that included loads of wine!

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Thank DaisyDoc82
Sussex
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

We went downstairs to the restaurant for an evening meal. (because it was the weekend we booked the day before just in case it got busy) The decor is great and makes for a nice place to sit and eat. The staff were friendly and gave advise if needed on the food and wine. We had starters, main course, sweet,... More 

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Thank ian1066
Singapore, Singapore
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Visited here for lunch after a morning spent at the salt mines. Great value for money. Food is self-service (cafeteria style) - decide how many portions you want to pay for and make your selections. Pay at the till and then find a seat to enjoy simple, hearty, vegetarian fare. Amongst my family and myself, we particularly enjoyed the lentil... More 

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Thank piratecavegirl
Krakow, Poland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

Cheap and healthy food. English-friendly staff and interesting place to have a quick lunch at salad bar and if you are up to more fancy dinner, there is a restaurant down the stairs.

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Thank Mikołaj R
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

We found this place by accident. Popped in for a coffee in the afternoon to the cafe upstairs. This was really busy and the food looked great. We had a look at the restaurant downstairs and it was a stunning cellar/dungeon setting. The menu looked great and prices good so went back later. So glad we did as the meal... More 

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Thank Elaine B
Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016

this was a great find. had the 6 item plate and had so much food. bowl of soup was a meal in itself and this was just one of the 6 portions. great tasting salads and tarts. overall very healthy , very tasty, very filling and very cheap.

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Thank Roger B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 10
Cuisine
Polish, European, Eastern European, Vegan Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul. Sw. Anny 3, Krakow 31-008, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Southern Poland  >  Lesser Poland Province  >  Krakow>  > Stare Miasto
  • Neighbourhood: Stare Miasto
  • Phone Number: +48 12 292 12 12
Description
The restaurant serves Polish and European food.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?