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216 6th Street, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-3034
+1 970-945-9220
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“kielbasa” (46 reviews)
“blintzes” (36 reviews)
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Polish, European, Eastern European
216 6th Street, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-3034
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First of all I'm Polish. Grew up with a Polish grandmother who would make all of these great foods every Sunday with the other ladies assembly line style in her Chicago home kitchen. These ladies have it down! Authentic authentic authentic. Everything was delicious and...More

Thank bodiegirl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my third visit. And since I live about 1000+ miles away, that is saying something. The food is incredible Polish food like my Polish family makes. Service is great too. Everything I have had is great, but be sure to try the stuffed...More

Thank srbot
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must on your visit to Glenwood Springs. The food is homemade and beyond delicious. We dined here for dinner the Saturday over Labor Day weekend.Luckily we ate early (no crowds). You cannot go wrong with anything on the menu. We had the combo meal...More

Thank ColoradoTravelguy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not much on atmosphere although the girls were nice and the food great . Enjoyed ourselves at this place.

Thank 204Glenn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is counter service, so you order and go sit at a table and they will call your name. Pick up a beverage out of the cooler and make sure to tell the staff when you go to pay. Fast service, in a fairly small...More

Thank Owenthomas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In the middle of construction no one else was there, it was great! Food was very good. We got the combo plate and chicken cutlet pasta and blitz plum and cheese.not a bad thing to say about that. The ladies that were working there were...More

Thank Jennifer D
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We stopped here for dinner snacks and LOVED the pirogies! It was crowded when we arrived (a good sign) and all 5 indoor tables were taken. We grabbed the picnic table outside and waited about 20 minutes for our order. They were slammed, but the...More

Thank LivPH
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Great Polish food in a simple, no frills setting. The pierogis were outstanding! And the sauerkraut with their own added seasonings was delicious! I would absolutely go back anytime I am in Glenwood Springs. Most friendly people around too!

Thank Art S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is an authentic Polish food restaurant. The two people running the place were both so friendly and helpful. The combo plate was excellent, and the food so so good and very authentic. I would for sure eat here again and I highly recommend this...More

Thank mstilesphotobug
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Loved it. Taste just like being in Chicago. Slow service but everything is made to order. The online menu is accurate.

Thank M L
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Paula U
20 April 2016|
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Response from CMG06378 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Polanka's hours are almost "seasonaly" dependent; but, it's really hard to tell if it's open or closed by just driving by. The owner posts her hours on the door, so the only way to tell is by looking at that sign. The... More
17 November 2015|
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Response from stanoochio1939 | Reviewed this property |
I think they're open from 11am to 8pm…..
Joe F
21 March 2015|
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Response from eatatpolanka | Property representative |
Gluten Free options include our stuffed cabbage meal (without gravy) Kielbasa and Sauerkraut. With a limited menu we try to have something for everyone but can not always guarantee that.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 3 - USD 14
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 12:30
15:00 - 17:00
15:00 - 20:00
15:00 - 20:00
15:00 - 20:00
15:00 - 20:00
15:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 6th Street, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-3034
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Glenwood Springs
  • Phone Number: +1 970-945-9220
We serve the best homemade polish cuisine this side of Chicago. All food is made to order, served hot, and made by our own polish cooks. Parking is available both in the front of the resturaunt and behind. Seating is limited but takeout is also available for people on the go.
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