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U Gazdy Polish Restaurant

270 W Irving Park Rd, Wood Dale, IL 60191-1321
+1 630-694-5840
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“dumplings” (8 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (13 reviews)
“pork shank” (3 reviews)
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Polish, Eastern European, European, Central European
$$ - $$$
270 W Irving Park Rd, Wood Dale, IL 60191-1321
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

I found this while staying at an O'hare airport hotel after arriving on a long flight. the food was really good - hearty and fresh. The fresh bread and spread was amazingly good - I had no idea what it was until after getting home...More

Thank Debra D
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Service is slow and you may have a language problem if you don't speak Polish, but the food is worth the wait as is the rustic decor. Try the pickle soup.

Thank Keith O
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

If you love polish and German food come here just a little place, But the flavors are just awesome The potato pancakes are so crispy and good. They R always busy so call first.

Thank Jackie I
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Pork shank is big portion. Dark polish beer is 8%. Décor is similar to that found in the back woods of the Tatra mountains shared by Slovakia. Giant white pine slabs cut on no longer found circular saws compose the table tops. Basswood floors. Heavy...More

Thank MissPriss234
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Four of us got together for dinner on a Sunday afternoon. Had a reservation and indeed it was helpful. We were seated in a relatively short period. Had the potato pancakes as appetizer. They were great. I had the duck well other tried other menu...More

Thank normk437
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Wow, our first time here, and it was like going to Poland without traveling! Not only is it a log cabin inside and out, but everyone, and I mean EVERYONE, in the place was Polish, and speaking Polish, not just the staff. We were amazed....More

Thank sellacct
Reviewed 8 December 2016

This is a great example of not only Polish food, but of Highlander Polish food. The place does get busy, so a reservation is recommended. The food can also get pricy, but I highly recommend this place: delicious food, good service and authentic Polish food.

Thank JakubWrobel
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The atmosphere here is so cozy and cute. Log cabin style. The service is good too. But the food is delicious. We are not polish, so we are not familiar with all the ethic food here but everything we tried was so good. I had...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

The best " Home " cooking We ate a variety of foods The bread and butter melted in my mouth. I had meatballs and cabbage rolls, both excellent. The portios are ample. The menu is printed in Polish but an English version is available. There...More

Thank Kat-kat2007
Reviewed 24 November 2016

I was the only one in the restaurant who was not fluent in Polish.The wait staff spoke excellent English. Had Ukrainian borscht to start followed by very generous sized potato pancake with goulash inside and outside. Absolutely delicious! Many other authentic choices available. I was...More

Thank j1234travel
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Polish, Eastern European, European, Central European
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 270 W Irving Park Rd, Wood Dale, IL 60191-1321
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  DuPage County  >  Wood Dale
  • Phone Number: +1 630-694-5840
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