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Chimera

#56 of 1,144 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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Singapore, Singapore
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58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW 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 1 week ago

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
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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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29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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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58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the restaurant downstairs, not the buffet upstairs. The first impression of the place was wow.... I ordered the hunters stew with venison and pork roulade. However I got the pork tenderloin with stewed apple and berries instead. The hunter stew was fine and was with quite nice with the assorted bread. The tenderloin I got had one moist... More 

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Harlow, Essex
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Good simple Polish food at EXTREMELY affordable prices. The wine was delicious and cheap! This is perfect for people on a budget. Tasty and huge portions. I recommend!!

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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

We were told about this place before heading to Kraków so we decided to give it a try, it was a pleasant , comfortable environment and the food was delicious !! We chose 6 items to put on our plate but not realising just how much food we were getting, a really lovely ambiance to sit in to enjoy your... More 

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Wirral
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Excellent - though 'self-service' eatery. Some gluten free options. Thoroughly recommended. Food quality, ambiance, cleanliness all 100% - plus friendly staff. Choka-block when we visited early evening and midweek, but that just added to the fantastic atmosphere and the speed of service was still spot-on. Main thing is the Value! - incredible. We calculated £11 for 2 x 2 courses,... More 

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Thessaloniki
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I often go to eat here-it runs like a canteen and is much used by students etc... I use it as a "fuelling station" after work, because there is always plenty of choice, everything is fresh and the food adjusts to the seasons, so you feel that you are not using "Airmiles" to import exotica, when good local produce is... More 

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Thank Penny T
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

This place was really cheap and the food was so good! There are a ton of choices and the atmosphere was cute and quirky. I went back multiple times!

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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, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic
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 have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?