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Karczma Polish Restaurant

136 Greenpoint Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11222-2202
+1 718-349-1744
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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136 Greenpoint Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11222-2202
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had lunch here with two others. I had the Hunter’s Stew ($9.50) and my wife had the Spicy Beef Goulash ($13.75). Both dishes were decent and generous amounts of food were served. I was not terribly impressed with the food. The atmosphere is very...More

Thank wardnick1
Reviewed 12 February 2018

While we were setting up for a trade show at the Brooklyn Expo Center in Greenpoint, one of the porters recommended that we have lunch at Karczma if it wasn't too crowded, so we gave it a try. It was only a few of blocks...More

1  Thank readem
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Having spent some time in Poland previously, and as someone who appreciates their cuisine and culture, I wanted to take my parents to a Polish restaurant as we begun our weekend trip to New York City. This was the first time I’d visited Karczma and...More

1  Thank Chris H
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

I like Karczma a lot. Recently, I think their food quality is going down but it's still one of the best polish food. Sometimes there is a problem to get a table there. I wish they took reservations.

Thank id M
Reviewed 24 December 2017

First time visit and was expecting "Grandma's" cooking. A little disappointed when the parogies and potato pancakes were deep fried. Otherwise the food in general was very good, plentiful and reasonable.

Thank GrandBo
Reviewed 21 December 2017 via mobile

...food was cold when served. Twice during same Servive. My wife’s soup was cold when served and had to be returned. My main course was cold when served and had to be returned. The dish I ordered did not surprise me in positive sense... a...More

Thank 1,92,44,382
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Zakopane is a picturesque town in the mountains of Poland known for its architecture, beauty, and food. Karczma gave me that feeling of being there once again if only for a short while. I had the homemade chicken noodle soup and sauerkraut pierogi. Both were...More

1  Thank Helen L
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Went there on Nov 5 for a leisurly lunch and it did not disappoint. We ordered the chicken noodle soup which was exactly as it should be. Also the sampler platter and everything was delicious! Very good value for your money. Will definitely go again!

Thank Canadinn_Travelbug_
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This is a very authentic Polish restaurant with Polish speaking staff and guests. We had the sampler platter which is a great way to try the sausage, hunter's stew, peirogies (3 varieties), potato pancakes and a stuffed cabbage roll. We also had an order of...More

Thank Susan V
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

It seems like everyone in Green Point raves about this place. The raves are justified. The appetizer of asparagus wrapped in ham featured very fresh asparagus. I loved the plate of Polish specialties (pictured). The pierogies had a tiny bit of crispness on the outside...More

Thank Madmanwithabluebox
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 35
Polish, European, Eastern European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 Greenpoint Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11222-2202 (Formerly Polska)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Brooklyn
  • Phone Number: +1 718-349-1744
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