The beautiful and stylish interiors are a home to a restaurant with a laid-back atmosphere and international cuisine skilfully concocted with locally grown ingredients. There are pleasing breakfast choices in the morning, and appetizing dishes and great cocktails for a grand evening out with friends.
Well begun is half the job done, so if you want to give yourself a chance for a great day, start it off with a breakfast feast at Ranny Ptaszek, which means “early bird”. In this charming little joint you’ll have one of the yummiest shakshukas in your life, not to mention the delightful sandwiches, drop scones and perfectly brewed coffee.
The philosophy of this artisan ice-cream shop seems to be “less is more”, as you can choose from only six flavours, but two of them change daily, so they’ll never stop surprising your taste buds! Made of 100% natural ingredients and free-range cream – Creamylicious! Vegan options are also available.
A barge beutifully located by the river with a view of the Cricoteka Centre and the neighbouring footbridge. The perfect place to relax with a glass of wine or beer in your hand, but they won't let you starve either. Look up their event schedule, you can dance your legs off here!
Looking for a place filled with music, where you can leisurely sip on a fancy cocktail, and chill while munching on colourful Asian snacks and dishes? Bingo! Also noteworthy: all the tahini, curry pastes, cocktail bitters and other essentials are homemade, which helps Tao to follow zerowaste rules.
The chef Grzegorz Fic invites you for a feast of Polish traditional tastes and ingredients, like wild game or farmhouse cheese, refined with an intricate plating and enriched with the Mediterranean influences. You can even spot a lobster tank with lobsters and oysters. Thanks to the unique self-service Enomatic machine, guests can enjoy an exceptional selection of wines by the glass.
This cosy sushi joint will surprise you with the exquisite quality and ingenious ideas used to produce their sushi bites and sets – arguably most delicious in the whole city. They are also famous for their delicious vegan options. Don’t forget to book your table as Youmiko is extremely popular with the locals!
The owners share an Italian passion for the best quality ingredients. Because of that most of the products are hand picked by them in Italy during countless trips. In the menu you will find hand made-pastas, Neapolitan pizzas, meat or fish mains and some mouth-watering antipasti. Just follow your mood, and whatever you order will be excellent.
The historical walls of an old tenement house conceal an opportunity to indulge Polish dishes that will please both adventurous and conservative diners. The menu is concocted of timless and classic ingredients like duck, zander or rabbit, but served with a contemporary twist. Pro tip: 5 course lunch menu is only 69 zł.
An impressive dry aging fridge filled with gourmet quality beef is the heart of the restaurant. But it doesn’t mean the cooks only fancy preparing juicy steaks. The menu is full of scrumptious seafood and fish options, and some appetizing snacks and sides as well. Great wine choices and an exquisitely stocked deli are available on the spot.
A bright and spacious cafe at the Museum of Japanese Art and Technology with an amazing view on the Vistula River and the Wawel Castle. The menu is heavily influenced by the Asian, and in particular Japanese, cuisine, which makes it a perfect match for the Museum. Great selection of quality teas and delicious desserts.
Desserts, coffee, sandwiches, breakfasts and… more desserts! Feast on pretty tarts, sweet eclairs, buttery puff pastries or discover intricate layers and textures hidden in the fabulous monoportions. Utterly charming!
Dreaming of visiting Basque Country? You can find the doors to teleport you there inside Euskadi, an olive-size embassy of Basque cuisine. The chef Damian Surowiec focuses on the bite-sized pintxos and other small plates. Do not miss the octopus, Iberico pork cheeks, soft-shell crab and always ask for today’s specials.
Chef Marcin Sołtys transforms high quality, local ingredients from Cracow’s favourite farmers market, Stary Kleparz, into captivating and palatable dishes that are rooted in Polish cuisine. Through its relaxed and accessible approach, Filipa 18 redefines the whole fine dining experience.
You don’t have to wait till your cheat day to indulge your craving for sweets. All of the Cakester’s dessert temptations are made of some wholesome alternatives for the traditional ingredients. Which means everything is sugarfree and glutenfree, vegan options included. A great spot for a healthy breakfast as well.
You can’t really go wrong in a place that chooses miso as a theme. Apart from the three miso soup options – including a vegan option – there is always something more substantial like a hearty bowl of miso ramen or chubby udon noodles and some staple Japanese sides like wakame salad and crispy veg or fish tempura.
The masses have flocked when this beloved food truck opened the doors to its first brick-and-mortar ramen shop. Choose from four tempting ramen options like the signature Akita Ramen based on a top-class shoyu broth and topped with pulled pork, or super creamy and thick tonkotsu with a succulent piece of bacon.
Lokalna suits the tastes of both the locals and tourists with dishes that are familiar yet interesting because of the regional cuisine twist. You should try their sandwiches prepared on a local bread baked in the wood-fired oven or ‘małdrzyki’ – sweet, cottage cheese fritters or a local delicacy – ‘maczanka po krakowsku’.
Looking for the best hummus in town, or even in the whole country? Visit charming, llittle enterprise founded by a couple of chickpea paste lovers. You can enhance your hummus by adding selected toppings or veggies and lick your bowl clean using a fresh pita.
A captivatig spirit of Paris bistros is visible at every corner and in every plate of this charming restaurant situated in the picturesque Podgórze district. The menu is simple, full of appetizing and honest French-inspired dishes. A perfect place to spend some quality time. French wine lovers will be also delighted.
Embark on a taste journey through Japanese cuisine. Edo invites you to dine on assorted sushi bites and generous sushi sets and a variety of signature Asian dishes, like some steamed bao buns or a Vietnamese noodle salad. To enhance your Asian experience, book an intimate Japanese style tatami room.
To enhance the recipes of their broths and toppings, the owners have hit the road and studied the secrets of the cult dish in Yokohama. The effect? Some seriously delicious bowls of liquid pleasure that no ramen-ya in Japan would be ashamed of. Don’t miss out on their tsukemen – unfortunately still a rare discovery in Poland.
Need a relaxed, reliable spot to feast on some timeless comfort food with a bunch of friends? Get a table at Moo Moo steakhouse! The menu is filled with aged beef, perfectly grilled burgers and grill dishes. If you cannot decide what to choose, spoil yourself with a beef tasting set!
Wesoła has everything to keep you going throughout the day! Wholesome breakfasts, yummy sandwiches and lunches, sweets to die for and specialty coffee to kill for, smoothies and juices to vitaminize yourself. If you want to lounge till the evening, wines and beers are ready and waiting!
The dog foodtruck brings a new glory to the good old hot dog with the artisan sausage, buttery bun, some homemade pickles, perfectly spiced up sauces and sinful specials like blood sausage, rhubarb chutney, bacon crunch, pulled pork or mac & cheese. You’ll find them daily on the Plac Izaaka food truck market.
LavashBar is nothing alike your typical neighbourhood kebab devoured late at night just to avoid a hangover. This one is an artisanal piece of art fixed with ingredients made with love. Choose from a few perfectly tailored options, like heavenly tender mutton with pomegranate sauce or beef ribs with ajika.
Scena54 is a flirtatious blend of snooty social club, earnest culture house, and swinging nightclub. During the week it's a laid-back cocktail lounge for the cuff-linked and coutured, while on weekends there's always a party, and often a performance - be it burlesque, jazz or stand-up - before the DJs hit the decks.
Sababa means great and that is a statement one simply cannot argue with. Immerse yourself in the mysterious atmosphere of the picturesque Kazimierz district, marvel at the impressiveness of the bartenders skills and their perfect hospitality. Live music and DJ sets at weekends.
You pay a great attention to your food choices? Get yourself a table in this convival bistro fully stocked with a farm-fresh, local and organic foods from locals' favourite farmers’ market - Targ Pietruszkowy. The menu changes every two months. Before your visit, check the address online, as they may move into a new location.
Modern and comfy cafe&bistro that values eco. Here you'll find an abundance of options for vegans, fit lifestyle followers, comfort food and dessert lovers. No worries if you are a heavy sleeper, they serve their intricate breakfast & new brunch menu all day long.
The first handmade udon shop in Cracow was opened not so long ago, but already grabbed the attention of local foodies. A hearty bowl of thick, wheat flour noodles, subtly flavoured broth and spot on toppings and sides like natto, tofu or tempura – all this amounts to a sinfully delicious experience.
The main highlights of the appetizing menu are the wholesome, palatable dishes mounted with the freshness of seasonal veggies. But be warned – this is not a vegetarian only restaurant! You’ll be amazed by the creativity of compositions concocted from buckets of inspiration from all around the world with a pinch of added magic.