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Restauracja Pod Winogronami

Extremely popular among the more discerning of the ambling crowds, ‘Under the Grapes’ has a candlelit rural theme and the meat-heavy menu draws mainly on Polish and German cookbooks. The ‘boar with beetroot...

Church in Kołobrzeg

Cathedral

The 14th-century cathedral is the most important historic sight in town. Though badly damaged in 1945, it has been rebuilt close to its original form. For such a massive building, it has a surprisingly...

Museum in Kołobrzeg

Polish Arms Museum

This large museum isn’t as dull as you might expect and is well worth a look if you’ve time on your hands. The displays cover the history of weaponry across the ages, with examples of swords, armour, halberds and...

Museum in Kołobrzeg

History Museum

Housed in an Empire-style merchant’s house called the Braunschweig Palace, the sister institution to the Polish Arms Museum has a neatly presented collection, with an emphasis on weights and scales (metrology)....

Polish in Kołobrzeg

Bar Syrena

The bar mleczny (milk bar) brought almost into the 21st century, serving Polish standards in a spick-and-span tiled dining room. You’ll forgive the plastic trees when you fork the filling fare shoved through the...

International in Kołobrzeg

Domek Kata

Skip the downstairs over-the-top belle-époque dining space and head upstairs for a more medieval-banquet-hall feel centred around a huge fireplace and capped with a cassette ceiling. The menu is a mixed bag of...

Museum in Kołobrzeg

Amber Museum

Kołobrzeg's Amber Museum displays several kilos of prehistoric tree sap in a gleaming white, 21st-century space. It's not a patch on the Malbork or Gdańsk amber museums, but an interesting indoor distraction if...

International in Kołobrzeg

Pergola

Elevated above the snaffling promenaders and serving a mildly Mediterranean and Polish menu, this is the best of the countless cafes that gather around the lighthouse. Recommended for its fish dishes and...

Concert Venue in Kołobrzeg

Amphitheatre

Kołobrzeg's large amphitheatre has been entertaining holidaymakers since 1925 and still puts on around 35 concerts a year. Under renovation at the time of research, it hosts some of the top names in Polish pop...

Historic Building in Kołobrzeg

Town Hall

The Town Hall, just east of the cathedral, is a neo-Gothic structure designed by Karl Friedrich Schinkel and erected by Ernst Friedrich Zwirner (who also built Cologne Cathedral) in the early 1830s after the...

Lighthouse in Kołobrzeg

Lighthouse

To the west of the beach stands the lighthouse, which you can climb for panoramic views. There's a small mineral museum in the base.

Historic Building in Kołobrzeg

Lontowa Tower

Sometimes erroneously known as the 'powder tower', this tower is a 15th-century survivor from the original city walls. It's currently for sale if you're interested in a centrally located, medieval red-brick tower...