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1549 W Division St, Chicago, IL 60642-3337
+1 773-486-6655
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“cabbage rolls” (6 reviews)
“pierogies” (17 reviews)
“sauerkraut” (6 reviews)
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1549 W Division St, Chicago, IL 60642-3337
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not much to look at but clearly a labor of love. Tradition polish delicacies cooked by the aunt, served by the nephew. Put yourself in their hands. They will serve you a wonderful meal. BYOB, Serves house made fruit juice. Don't miss the homemade soups...More

Thank Gilreign
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Looking for a place to feed a crowd for graduation, this was the place. One of our favorite places in Chicago, near my son's apartment, we had been here before. Small, hole in the wall, unpretentious exterior as well as in. Don't ignore because of...More

Thank Gilreign
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Perogi, cabbage rolls, cheese blintz, and all I wanted was cabbage soup. Went in on a cold day for some cabbage soup. Took a friend that had never had polish food. The guy behind the counter essentially said, "I know what to bring you" when...More

Thank leigh c
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I have no idea what polish culture is like, and that drove me to the polish museum of America. However it closed today, so I thought, why not try some polish food? It turned out that I really liked it!!! May my 2017 full of...More

1  Thank Summer T
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I had read the reviews so I knew what we were walking into. My sister and I had decided to be firm and only order what we wanted. But, we ended up getting quickly persuaded to get the sampler meal that many others on here...More

Thank LilAustinite
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Our party of 6 wanted to go some place none of us have been to and my son found this place by googling good restaurants that are over looked. First the restaurant....nothing to look at from the outside and once inside, not much to look...More

Thank Linda010659
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Podhalanka came highly recommended, but I think it was because the restaurant was close to the where we were when recommended. The area of the restaurant is seedy and I wouldn't have wanted to be there at night. The restaurant is tired, food was OK...More

Thank RayMargeson
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The elderly lady who runs this little run down restaurant is hardworking, but the place has clearly seen better days. There is a long counter and some tables with plastic table cloths with an overlay of greasy plastic placemats with easter bouquets on them. The...More

Thank Roadbirds
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

The food is good, but expect to be forced to order more than you probably want. On the plus side, you'll have leftovers for a second full meal (if you have fairly quick access to a fridge). Watch out for the bread basket; I saw...More

Thank puddin52
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Don't expect white linens and fine china here - definitely a retro-diner environment, plastic tablecloths, unmatched silverware, weird display of Polish souvenirs and icons, TV with Polish music videos playing behind the counter. My girlfriend and I went along and allowed Greg, our waiter, to...More

Thank Susan D
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15 March 2017|
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Response from Linda010659 | Reviewed this property |
9am - 8 pm. Monday-Saturday 10 am- 7 pm Sunday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 12
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1549 W Division St, Chicago, IL 60642-3337
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Chicago>  > Northwest Side
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Side
  • Phone Number: +1 773-486-6655
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