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Krakowiak Polish Cuisine

42 Main St, South River, NJ 08882-1225
+1 732-238-0441
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“kielbasa” (13 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (11 reviews)
“stuffed cabbage” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
Polish, Eastern European, Central European, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
42 Main St, South River, NJ 08882-1225
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My friend had raved about this restaurant and finally I made it there. My sister, a friend and I went for lunch. We shared the potato pancake appetizer and we all had stuffed cabbage. I can't wait to go back and eat my way through...More

Thank frenchie1211
Reviewed 15 January 2018

In my opinion, food does not have to be complicated or cutting edge to be good. Krakowiak proves this point. They serve Polish cuisine based on classic recipes, that is prepared with fresh ingredients and executed to perfection. The result is the best Polish food...More

Thank Bill A
Reviewed 18 November 2017

This place has great beet soup, borscht. It is made out of pickled beets. It is a small restaurant with parking in back of the restaurant.

Thank George S
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Loved eating in a place surrounded by families and waitstaff speaking Polish! Food was very good--some of it even better than the food we've had in Poland. Pierogi were fluffily light; bigos was the best I've ever had. Our server (from Warsaw) was very pleasant...More

Thank FoodiePam
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great find!!! Just had a party for 40 and everything was fantastic. Food was authentic and plentiful. Service was great. If your looking some good Polish food this is your place.

Thank mfwich
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

We have the platter and pierogi, then the cheese blinz for dessert. All delicious with a wonderful serve staff. Simply a nice Resturant with comfort food.

Thank BettyCManalapan
Reviewed 3 March 2017

What a great little place! It's not huge, but not exactly a hole-in-the-wall, either. We went on a Wednesday night, maybe an hour before closing. There were quite a few specials on the board, and our one disappointment was to learn that they were out...More

Thank DDDolan
Reviewed 19 February 2017

My gf is of polish descent and I wanted to take her to a place w food like her "babci" used to make. We were hungry and ordered pierogis, potato pancake, borscht, pickle soup, kielbasa and beef stew. Everything tasted like traditional homemade according to...More

Thank kooldom
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I brought 12 people here on a Wednesday night. We were the only business they had except for a small takeout order or two. I made the reservation a week in advance, and they were gracious and very nice to me on the phone. I...More

1  Thank Teressina
Reviewed 12 February 2017

I thought the food here would be great. It was not terrible but it wasn't amazing. The beef tasted more like steak. The potato pancakes were very good. Our waiter was not that social at first but was social later. Overall, I would recommend but...More

1  Thank Matan O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Polish, Eastern European, Central European, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 Main St, South River, NJ 08882-1225
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  South River
  • Phone Number: +1 732-238-0441
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