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Samarkand Restaurant - CLOSED

ul. Dajwor 3, Krakow 31-052, Poland
+48 730 007 949
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average3%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
2 Sep 2015
“So much potential... But a total let down unfortunately!”
16 Jul 2015
“The silk road runs through Krakow”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Middle Eastern, International, Mediterranean, Asian, Eastern European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
ul. Dajwor 3, Krakow 31-052, Poland
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Reviewed 2 September 2015

Disappointing experience throughout! Slow service, small portions, average food, clumsy waiter knocked a pint of beer over making "everything" wet and uncomfortable! Would not recommend it - unfortunately!

Thank freelanser107
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Not far from the tourist madness of Szeroka in the Kazimierz district, we came across this civilised and authentic Uzbek restaurant, with a limited but mouth watering menu of lamb dishes. The children played chess and drafts before gobbling up their Tandir or Plov. The...More

Thank Vrigny23
Reviewed 7 July 2015

We arrived in Krakow early evening so it was late when we went out for a meal. This restaurant is close to our Hotel and we chose it after liking what was on the menu. It's very small more homely cafe interior than a restaurant...More

Thank curlyjulz
Reviewed 17 June 2015

Great Uzbek restaurant in the Kazimierz Jewish Quarter, does great Plov but I'm biased as I love Plov. Very reasonable prices for food and beer.

Thank Bluey564
Reviewed 5 June 2015

I have worked in Kuwait and know what Arabic food is like. We were recommended to go to this place. We had to wait ages for the meal and it was absolutely awful. I would not recommend it to anyone. I think if you have...More

2  Thank Kathmaria
Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

Very good place, cuisine from Uzbekistan to discover, lot of lamb, I liked a lot, prices are ok especially compared with the quality and taste of the food

Thank MastroCiliegia
Reviewed 5 March 2015

We went for a late lunch/dinner. The place looks cheap and shabby. It takes a really, really long for the food to come. What came was really not worth the wait. The tables are small and chairs really uncomfortable. Really, I wish we didn't go...More

2  Thank Grzegorz J
Reviewed 31 October 2014

I had a great pleasure to have a dinner in Samarkand Restaurant. It was a company dinner therefore I didn't have a chance to focus on music played there or decorations. Definitely there wasn't anything annoying. I have tried 5 dishes - some of them...More

1  Thank Kinga1502
Reviewed 13 October 2014

I strongly suspect that all the reviews are made buy relatives and friends. To be honest, there were nothing special with anything. From the service to the food. OK, for start. The interior.... Or the lack of it. The restaurant look like a cheap kebabplace...More

2  Thank Michal M
Reviewed 14 September 2014

The meal I had which consisted of some very tender, spicy lamb with rice, all washed down with some fragrant green tea (served free- a really nice touch!). Afterwards my friend and I shared a slice of delicious almond cake which was the perfect end...More

4  Thank christina252
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$2 - US$9
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: ul. Dajwor 3, Krakow 31-052, Poland
  • Location: Europe  >  Poland  >  Southern Poland  >  Lesser Poland Province  >  Krakow
  • Phone Number: +48 730 007 949
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