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Cafe Polonia

611 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA 02127-3509
+1 617-269-0110
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“stuffed cabbage” (28 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (42 reviews)
“kielbasa” (32 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Polish, European, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
611 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA 02127-3509
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I finally cashed in my Christmas present. Being of Polish descent, I was curious about the cooking and I wasn’t at all disappointed! The stuffed cabbage was freshly made, kielbasa was delicious as was the accompanying sauerkraut. We both enjoyed our soups. I had the...More

Thank GailGermany
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

So there are tons of highly recommended places to eat in Boston but I am so glad we found this gem. I came across it on the Diners, Drive In and Dives website. It was nice to try something different. Authentic polish food and totally...More

Thank Tina P
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We enjoyed a wonderful dinner early on a Saturday evening. The meat pirogies were delicious and would go back just for these. The potato pancakes were excellent, not heavy,and the goulash was good too..The meal was served with fresh, light rye bread. The chocolate cake...More

Thank jamaplus
Reviewed 15 January 2018

I tried to wimp out with a pork chop with mushroom sauce but I ended up wishing I had gotten the meat pirogies or the potato pancake with goulash. They have awesome Polish beers and there's a good Polish store across the street. We are...More

Thank eja117
Reviewed 7 January 2018

In looking for Eastern European restaurants in the Boston area, we happened upon this one and were charmed by it. It is located in an area with several Polish establishments. It is informal (no white tablecloths!), very small, and quite cozy. The decor is authentic,...More

Thank marianc95
Reviewed 6 January 2018

My son and I happened on this hidden gem and our great fortune we did. This intimate and cozy restaurant was filled with character, the service great and the menu and food authentic and delicious

Thank Padi A
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

A nice change from having a sandwich for lunch. Ordered the stuffed cabbage, breaded chicken and of course pierogi. Stuffed cabbage was my favorite of the three but felt the cabbage could have been softer. Breaded chicken was ok. Just not what I expected. Thought...More

Thank Aventuriste
Reviewed 20 October 2017

My husband and I ate at café Polonia and it was great. The food was delicious, it was authentic polish cuisine. My husband is Polish and we make and eat this type of food regularly and it tasted just like it should. The only issue...More

1  Thank hburhan2016
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Cafe Polonia was featured on Diners, Drive-ins and Dives with Guy Fierie. I just happened to see the episode a couple weeks before a trip to bean town. I made it a point to go there. My sister and I were so happy we did....More

Thank MSH2017
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Had the pleasure of having dinner at Cafe Polonia last night with a few friends. The inside of the restaurant was very cute and quaint. My friends ordered the duck which they said was delicious and I ordered the meat piedogis. Everything was fantastic and...More

Thank Susan C
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31 July 2015|
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Response from Reginaldo B | Reviewed this property |
Its a street parking. No idea when they close. I recommend to make a reservation since is a very small place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 Dorchester Ave, Boston, MA 02127-3509
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > South Boston
  • Neighbourhood: South Boston
  • Phone Number: +1 617-269-0110
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