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Katowice - Gourmets' Paradise

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Katowice, with its wide array of eateries, can be called a gourmets' paradise. There are lots of restaurants, pubs and cafes in the centre or close to it. As they cater for every taste and pocket, one can choose from a wide variety of elegant restaurants which specialize either in Polish or in international cuisines, e.g. Italian, Chinese, Greek, French, Vietnamese, etc. Some offer traditional Old Polish and regional (Silesian) dishes based on the recipes passed on from one generation to another.
Most of the eateries are situated in the heart of Katowice, which is convenient for both tourists and locals who, having spent a day walking along the city's busy streets, long for a tasty and sumptuous meal or a glass of wine. More and more restaurants, cafes and pubs keep appearing in newly built commercial centres of Katowice, where one can combine a shopping spree with a relaxing meal.

Come and see for yourself!

Here comes a list of selected restaurants of Katowice:
Tatiana Restaurant

Type: Old Polish and Slavic cuisines
Location: Staromiejska 5, Katowice
Tel: (+48 32) 203 74 13
Opening hours: Monday – Friday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday 12 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Sunday 12 a.m. - 6 p.m.

The ''Tatiana'' Restaurant is a cosy eatery with an interior designed by an informal group of fine artists, musicians and architects. The Russian-styled decor, mainly made from wood and flowers, makes the site warm and home-like. The menu consists of a wide variety of tasty dishes. One can choose from cold and hot appetizers, meat and poultry dishes, pasta dishes and salads. If not stuffed after a large portion of veal or pork, one can have a cake and a hot/cold beverage. Beer and stronger boozes are also on offer. Cosy and warm atmosphere!
A Dong Restaurant
Type: Vietnamese and Chinese cuisines
Location: ul. Matejki 3, Katowice / ul. Jagiellonska 4, Gliwice
Tel: (+48 32) 258 66 62 Katowice, (+48 32) 23 82 666
Opening hours: Monday – Sunday 11 a.m. - 11 p.m.

The ''A Dong'' is an oriental restaurant offering delicious meals typical of the cuisines of Vietnam and China which are of the highest-quality and made by the professional Far East cooks. There are lots of tasty dishes of the Orient on the menu. One can choose from soups (e.g. Crab or eel soups), fish (Vietnamese style octopus, Chinese sea salad) and meat dishes (veal in garlic dough, pork with pineapple), vegetarian dishes (broccoli with oyster sauce), poultry dishes (Chicken in sweet-sour sauce) beverages (sake, Chinese and Japanese liquors) and desserts. The original decor and Vietnamese music add special ambience to the site. Other advantages of the ''A Dong'' include the possibility of card payment, an air-conditioned room fit for 100 people, phone table reservation and take-away meals. The uniqueness of the eatery is confirmed by the fact that the ''A Dong'' Restaurant was awarded the Fair Play Enterprise in 2000, 2002 and 2003. A must to oriental cuisine lovers!
Chopin Restaurant 
Type: Old Polish, Silesian and Italian cuisines
Location: ul. Kosciuszki 16, Katowice
Tel: (+48 32) 257 15 75
Opening hours: Monday – Sunday 12 a.m. - the last guest
The ''Chopin'' Restaurant, with its unique atmosphere and magnificent decor, is a perfect venue for family parties, banquets, business meetings and intimate dinners for two. In perfectly arranged interiors one can take delight in a wide variety of old Polish, Silesian and Italian dishes. There are cold starters (fresh salmon and sole carpaccio), hot starters (snails), meat and seafood dishes and desserts to choose from. All of them freshly made and unique in taste, make the ''Chopin'' Restaurant a must to gourmets. Mouth-watering desserts (like the egg-liquor Chopin cake, the speciality of the ''Chopin'' confectionery), superior liquors (from France, Italy, Spain, etc.), aromatic freshly ground coffee and the Humidor cigar are also on the menu. Warm Italy in the heart of the industrial city of Katowice!

C'est si bon Restaurant

Type: Provencial cuisine
Location: Ligonia 4, Katowice
Tel: (+48 32) 781 68 48
Opening hours: Monday – Saturday 1 p.m. - 12 p.m.
Sunday 1 p.m. - 10 p.m.

This two-storey restaurant, with its lovely decor and ambient atmosphere, is a perfect venue for private meetings and formal banquets. The menu, rich in varied dishes typical of the French Provence and excellent wines, turn the meal at ''C'est si bon'' into a great feast. The delicious meals garnished with aromatic Provencial herbs, the friendly professional staff and cosy interior make ''C'est si bon'' a must to all French cuisine gourmets!

Polska Piwnica u Marcholta Restaurant

Type: Polish cuisine
Location: Warszawska 37, Katowice
Tel.: (+48 32) 206 86 50
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Opening hours: Monday – Sunday 1 p.m. - 1 a.m.

The ''Piwnica u Marcholta'' Restaurant specializing in the Polish cuisine, apart from its varied menu with the pork loin as the speciality, has vegetarian dishes on offer. With 90 seats in the restaurant room and 50 in the summer garden, one can have a banquet, a wedding or any other meeting held here. Other advantages of the eatery include: a credit card payment option, phone booking, separate rooms for smokers and non-smokers, catering and highchair for kids. The restaurant is also a cultural hub with exhibitions, autumn ''Blues and Jazz Meetings'' and concerts. Jazz and tasty dishes - a perfect match here!
Type: Pub and International Cuisine Restaurant
Location: Silesia City Center, ul. Chorzowska 107, Katowice
Tel.: (+48 32) 605 01 61
Opening hours: 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
The ''Bierhalle'', situated in the Silesia City Center, is an excellent combination of a restaurant and a pub as one can enjoy a delicious meal while watching the beer brewing process. The beer, made on spot, is renowned as the best beer in Silesia as its recipe is based on the traditions of Polish and Bavarian beer making. The speciality of the ''Bierhalle'', apart from the beer, is '' Golonka z pieca'' (freshly-roasted knuckle of pork). Other beverages, including liquors, are also on offer. There are season specialities of the house on the menu. The autumn ones include, among others, forest fungi cream soup, pork loin cuts stuffed with spinach and feta cheese cooked in chanterelle sauce and pumpkin pancakes with whipped cream and confectioner's sugar. The ''Bierhalle'' offers cultural events such as Tuesday karaoke evenings. Come and taste the best beer in Silesia!
Pan de Rossa Restaurant
Type: International Cuisine
Location: ul. Trzech Stawow 20, Katowice
Tel.: (+48 32) 256 05 52
Opening hours: Monday – Sunday 12 a.m. - 12 p.m.
''Pan de Rossa'' Restaurant is situated in the picturesque ''Trzech Stawow'' (Three Ponds) Valley quite close to the centre of Katowice. It is a perfect venue for having a panoramic view of Katowice, enjoying a delicious meal and listening to live music. The menu is varied. One can choose from sumptuous meals (lunches, dinners, suppers, grill parties, desserts, etc). As the restaurants offers an indoor room, a Hawaiian bar and outdoor terrace, family meetings, business lunches and other parties can be held here. On Fridays the ''Pan de Rossa'' Restaurant transforms into a concert hall as talented students from the Katowice Academy of Music perform here. One can listen to live rock, pop and jazz. If fond of hot rhythms, visit the restaurant on summer Saturday. Come any time you like! The friendly staff, tasty dishes and cosy atmosphere are the top priorities here!
Burgundia Wine Bar Lounge and Store
Location: ul. 3 Maja 23, Katowice
Tel.: (+48 32) 253 75 19
Opening hours: Monday – Saturday 10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Sunday 3 p.m. - 10 p.m.
The cosy ''Burgundia'' Bar Lounge is a mecca for wine lovers. It is here that in a warm and relaxing setting one can enjoy a delicious meal chosen from a varied menu selected to go with the ''wine of the month.'' The ''Burgundia'' has lots of wines on offer which come from Australia, Chile, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Portugal, South Africa, Spain and the USA (Kalifornia). One can also get cigars and wine-related accessories. There are regular wine tasting events and meetings of the members of the ''Wine Connoisseurs''. A must to all wine gourmets!

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Jack Darwood, Basingstoke, UK, 2011-02-07
Heard good things 'bout this place and I'm very disappointed. The food is so so, service is lazy and kinda 'gay' and... prices are far to high. [...]
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