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231 Chesterton Road, Cambridge CB4 1AS, England
01223-36-58-54
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I ate here on a Wednesday evening in a group of 10. There were not many other diners at all. Although the atmosphere was not bad, yes, as other reviews described, like a big living room in a house, the food for me was a big disappointment. I had one of the vegetarian options, potato pancakes with sour cream, plus... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You wouldn't stumble across this place by accident as it's a bit out of town and looks from the street like a house! Luckily we had friends who had been there before. It's small and cosy - an old house in fact. Polish, Hungarian and Eastern European food. We had the pork pate (I'm not a pate fan generally but... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Four of us had dinner on a Saturday night when the restaurant was fully booked. The two serving staff were very pleasant and managed to keep us stocked up with Polish beers and vodkas from the extensive list. The food was all freshly cooked and good portion sizes. Two of us shared a plate of perogi for our starter and... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

I've visited this place with a group of people mix 'n' match from around the world. We came around 18:30 and left 21:45 on Sunday. They have Polish&English menu with is clearly understandable. Good selection of soups, salads and dinners. Half of the menu is alcohols, which is good. I have tried beetroot soup(it is pink! and has potato mashball... More 

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Thank Ego35
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

I don't tend to review any restaurants but just wanted to say that this restaurant sells the best "pierogi ruskie" ever! And this comes from a lady who has pierogi everytime she eats out in Poland :) Today I invited a friend of mine who is Australian for pierogi there and she was also very impressed.

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Thank Kate K
Shrewsbury
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23 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

We came across the Polonia Club by accident walking back to our hotel feeling somewhat dejected as everywhere was full that we had initially tried. Food excellent. Interesting choice especially as we had'nt had polish food before. We would return.

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Cabo San Lucas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

We had a family event at the Polonia. Food was extremely tasty and fresh. Service very friendly. Can't beat home Polish cooking! All beers are Polish and a great experience for Polish food lovers or first timers. Do check times in advance as they are not open full time but do try it!

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

we have been here a few times with different groups of friends. the food is always excellent and vast quantities. a very different dining experience, especially if eating in the front room. basic furniture and decor makes it feel like you are in someone's home.

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Thank AudrieReed
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

Great Polish food with a good selection on the menu. The waiting staff were friendly and the service prompt. Food was excellent although I thought the portion sizes for some of the mains were a little small. The place has a cosy atmosphere but I thought some of the tables were a little close together. Great value at around £22/head... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

Polish social club with restaurant. Needless to say authentic. Nice range of food. The servings are enormous and I was too greedy and not able to finish stuffed cabbage and potato pancakes.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 17
Cuisine
Polish, European, Eastern European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 231 Chesterton Road, Cambridge CB4 1AS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: 01223-36-58-54
Description
You may have tried Italian, French and Chinese foods but until you have enjoyed the best of Polish Cuisine you haven't lived! Come to the Polonia Club on Chesterton Road in Cambridge to find out how it really is.Polish Food is a relatively new phenomenon in the UK but one which is soon to as popular as popping out for an Indian on a Friday night. Pierogi, placki ziemniaczane, and many more dishes are sure to become as famous as curry, naan bread and poppadoms. Serving nothing but authentic Polish Food, the Polonia Club sources all of its food locally. Polish delicacies such as bigos, golabki and more are all on the menu for customers to try and then enjoy time after time. The extremely reasonable menu starts at just £4,50 giving everyone the opportunity to try something new for little cost. we are especially proud of our home baked bread which contains no artificial food colourings and flavourings . Poland is renowned for its alcohol and the Polonia Club brings this particular aspect of its spiritual home to Cambridge with especial vigour. An incredible range of Polish spirits and traditional vodkas are served that will put most bars and pubs to shame. 46 different types of Polish vodka are available, both pure and flavoured.Those seeking something a little lighter need not worry - 12 different Polish beers can be selected too. Especially good for parties the Club can be hired for private bookings and social events. If it's your birthday they will bake a special cake for you if advance notice is given.

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