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Polska

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Rua Joao Guimaraes, 377 Santa Cecilia, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90630-170, Brazil
33332589
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12:00 - 17:00
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Sun 12:00 - 17:00
Tue - Sat 19:00 - 23:00
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Orlando, Florida
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100 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2016

It was my first experience with Polish food, and it was a great one! Delicious food, pleasant (culturally rich) decor and atmosphere, attentive staff. Next time, I'll try the Polish Table, which is unlimited sampling of all that is good there. I better get there very hungry.

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Thank Rudy M
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

I have been in Polska last month. The meat was very good. On the other hand the pasta was frozen on the inside, it was replaced but....

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Thank Fernando Hideki A
Sao Luis, MA
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2015

Yeah, that pope, the Solidarno´s´c, Lech Walesa, that Lato team in Spain82... but I´m kind old already and most of the kids some years after the 1980´s have no clue what I´m talking about. I even recall a heavy metal band called Turbo and that one of my first, in fact, real penpal was a Polish who I once or... More 

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Thank Loud N
Auckland, New Zealand
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220 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2014

I took group of Brazilian friends to taste some polish food. I'm Pole myself so I was curious what food is served in the restaurant. We ordered Mesa polonesa so everyone could taste bit of everything. Great food and whats more important everyone loved it. We talked to staff and we were told that chief was trained in Poland which... More 

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1 Thank Spatchski
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216 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2014 via mobile

If you want to try a real polish food you should try Polska! They have a delicious menu trial when you can try 10 different types os food. Staff is very friendly and if you are in doubt on what to order they will help you to decide. One must is the apple pie as desert. Just fantastic!

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1 Thank Sergio P
Porto Alegre, RS
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2014

Great atmosphere. It has typical, beautiful, well maintained and clean decor. The service is friendly but when your request is not forgotten, it takes a lot. They are (or were) only 2 people serving, and with distinct functions. Excellent quality and taste of food. Lack on offering some kind of polish beers. The price, even without "groupon", seems fair.

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Thank ElieserPaze
Miami, Florida
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216 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 198 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2012

As my grandparents are Polish, I always take advantage of trips to Porto Alegre to sample Polish cuisine. For two decades this was the only Polish restaurant in all of Brazil (until Maria Escaleira opened in early 2012 in São Paulo). I always order the Polish platter (mesa polonesa)but is way too much food. I would suggest you just go... More 

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1 Thank Maskotas
Porto Alegre
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76 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2012

Typical Polish food in Brazil? This is perhaps one of the few in the country! If you like German food, you will probably enjoy Polska too. Service is very friendly.

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Thank Lisiane B
Sao Jose Dos Campos, SP
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2012

Anything you order will be very good. The quality of the ingredients are excellent. The portions are a little to the small side though. The decor has nice touches of what I think are polish items. The lighting could be a little dimmed.

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Thank Denise0510
Porto Alegre, RS
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2012

I don't now if there's another Polish restaurant in Porto Alegre but Polska alone well represents them. You should try the "mesa polonesa" to get to know a little of everything they have.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Polish, European, Eastern European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua Joao Guimaraes, 377 Santa Cecilia, Porto Alegre, State of Rio Grande do Sul 90630-170, Brazil
  • Location: South America  >  Brazil  >  State of Rio Grande do Sul (RS)  >  Porto Alegre
  • Phone Number: 33332589

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