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Bistro Charlotte

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pl. Szczepanski 2, Krakow 31-011, Poland
+48 600 807 880
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07:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 07:00 - 00:00
Fri 07:00 - 01:00
Sat 09:00 - 01:00
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Gdynia, Poland
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Best breakfast place in Kraków! Even in Poland! This is what I was looking for everywhere :) must try and see yourself.

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Thank GoktugKurter
Silesia Province, Poland
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48 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

While the breakfast itself was quite good the service there is terrible. Waitress wouldn't write down our order so she asked us about it several times. I get my fried egg cold as she apparently forgot about bringing it to our table. I asked for salt few times and in the end I had to obtain it myself. I have... More 

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Thank N7Killer
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Small but a great place to spend and hour and watch the world go by. Had a croissant with almonds and apple filling - very filling.

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Thank Sean M
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Really nice place as you just come in the door lots of light flooding through. Unfortunately there were no seats upstairs and we had to go downstairs which was not as nice. We were a bit disappoint with the food, I had ordered the boiled egg and bread basket. The egg wasn't cooked as much as I would have liked... More 

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Thank Shannon T
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Charlotte team (3 ladies including 2 sisters) knows how to select places and specifically nice squares to install a terrace (such is the case in the 2 locations in Warsaw, as well as in Wroclaw and here in Cracow). So this Charlotte terrace is a very nice place to have your breakfast or snacks or late drinks in summer. Inside,... More 

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Thank Jean Yves E
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here twice during our krakow visit, no complaints at all good quality good service very relaxed ... perfect.

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Thank craig l
Greater London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent, centrally located, trendy bistro offering great food. Breads and pastries are particularly good. Nice ambience excellent service, and a great place for breakfast and lunch. Highly recommended.

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Thank MBinBodram
Krakow, Poland
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162 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Surely most trendy breakfast place in Kraków. And rightly so. It has a great location and great atmosphere thanks to both interior concept and the staffs attitude. But what's most important the food is really good. Little overpriced (croissant costs 5 pln, whereas you pay up to 1 elsewhere ;) but in outstanding quality. Specially when fresh directly from the... More 

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Thank Roman P
Sydney, Australia
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207 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Charlotte seems to be the top of the line hip cafe in Krakow, with high standards for food and medium-high standards for pastry. But the staff seem a bit full of themselves, the sort of kids who might be attracted to working at the coolest cafe in town. And the internet doesn't work downstairs in the main seating area.... More 

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Thank sbabones
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111 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Im impressed...so many choice of sweets but also great sandwiches. Best was the yoghurt (see photo) with homemade healthy crunch.... Just go there you wont regret and its easy to reach

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Thank Dolf B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 00:00
Thursday
07:00 - 00:00
Friday
07:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: pl. Szczepanski 2, Krakow 31-011, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Southern Poland  >  Lesser Poland Province  >  Krakow
  • Phone Number: +48 600 807 880

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