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32 Vindale Avenue, Rochester, NY 14622-2458
+1 585-266-4480
10:00 - 18:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 - 14:00
Thu 10:00 - 18:00
Fri 10:00 - 21:00
Sat 10:00 - 16:00
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Rochester, New York
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

When you first walk in the delicious smells greet your nose. Everything displayed in the cases, looks so fresh. It's a bit of a climb to get to the upstairs dining room..... but so worth the trip! Deciding what to get is difficult. Everything sounds (and is) so good, I enjoyed the borsht, potato pancakes and hunter's stew. You would... More 

Thank Patricia L
Rochester, New York
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65 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Great little place! First floor is deli and store. Second floor is the restaurant. Great hot delicious polish food. You can't find anything like this in Rochester. And, it's all home made! Service is good, prices a little high but you get what you pay for! Quaint little place, but than can handle larger groups.

Thank Francis A
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016 via mobile

Family run deli with authentic polish food for Friday dinners. Friendly, good service, great food.Also serve some imported Polish beers as well. I luv this place. Just a note, this deli is in an old city house that has been converted. The dining area is up narrow steep steps for those that may be physically limited.

Thank soups66
Webster, New York
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016

We always do take out. The food is delicious and the staff helpful and friendly. The only problem with the restaurant is the stairs. They are hard for the handicapped.

Thank Lisa F
Rochester, New York
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016

I ordered Potatoe Pancakes, they were served to me burned on the bottom side. The service was very bad, the waitress didn't know what she was suppose to do and when I tried to get her attention she ignored me. I told her my food was Black/burned on the bottom side so I wouldn't notice it... Yeah, right...It tasted terrible... More 

1 Thank Lucy W
Hilton, New York
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2015

We arrived on a stormy Saturday afternoon. Loved the european atmosphere. Very homey and comfortable. Ordered our three delicious Polish beers while our server treated us in a friendly and comfortable manner. Ordered our food and it was great. Hope to return soon because the menu had some other dishes i am anxious to try. When you are leaving ,you... More 

Thank bradyb5383
Lebanon, Connecticut
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2015 via mobile

The owners were very welcoming and made sure we got a table with a last minute reservation. They even surprised us with egg free potato pancakes for my son who has allergies. The fish fry was excellent t and well priced. Highly recommended!

Thank kgovoni
Webster NY
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68 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2014

I've had the pleasure of eating lots of home-cooked Eastern European food, and the dinners here certainly match the best. I had the roasted pork sausage and kapusta. The kapusta is made with several kinds of sausage and if you like this dish, their version is spectacular. Other diners savored the Polish platter (pierogis, stuffed cabbage, kielbasa, potato, kapusta) and... More 

2 Thank Whimsee
St. Pete Beach, FLORIDA
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2013

I have been meaning to visit this place for a long time. My Friend gave me a Gift Certificate, so I took my Son and Daughters. I was very pleased we went as it brought back memories of my Polish growing up in Scranton Pa.with my Parents and Grandmother. I loved hearing other Guests Speaking the Language and the Accent... More 

2 Thank ostromeckibob
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49 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2013

Pierogi's, golombki's, kielbase, churstike, my mouth is watering. Authentic polish food, made on site, served by polish smiles, you can't go wrong with take out or the restaurant up stairs. Try the fish fry on fridays served with pierogi's, wow!

1 Thank sightseer14

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Polish, European, Delicatessen, Eastern European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Vindale Avenue, Rochester, NY 14622-2458
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: +1 585-266-4480

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