Must-see restaurants in Silesia

  • Kaiseki


    This stylish white-tiled Japanese restaurant, upstairs in a modern shopping mall, serves sushi as well as more substantial mains such as tempura, ramen…

  • Café U Telemanna


    Located in the courtyard of Pszczyna Castle, this is a good pit stop for a drink or a snack – such as cake, salad or pancakes – after sightseeing in the…

  • A Dong Restaurant


    It may look a little tired alongside some of central Katowice's more freshly scrubbed dining options, but A Dong is a good bet for Vietnamese dishes such…

  • Da Grasso

    Lower Silesia

    Just another pizzeria, you might think, but this colourful place 250m west of the Rynek is a slice or two above the usual. The retro decor, with its…

  • Rynek 43

    Lower Silesia

    The interior of this restaurant on the western side of the town hall complex is a little gloomy, but there’s no criticising its beautiful courtyard hidden…

  • Pizzeria Gioconda

    Lower Silesia

    This simple place just off the Rynek is an enduring local favourite. Tuck into its thoroughly enjoyable pizzas, calzones, gnocchi and secondi (meat-based…

  • Bar Małgosia

    Sudetes Mountains

    An old-fashioned self-service joint, Małgosia serves hearty Polish dishes such as gołąbki (stuffed cabbage rolls) and kotlet mielony (minced pork chop) at…

  • Restauracja Pokusa

    Sudetes Mountains

    With outdoor tables in the arcaded passageway encircling the Rynek, Pokusa is an agreeable option, with upbeat decor and a repertoire of mostly Polish…

  • Pizzeria Piec


    Drinkers and diners congregate in this den of pasta and pizza attached to the Town Weighing House. The interior is done out in timber and dark-green tones…

  • Pizzeria Tokaj

    Sudetes Mountains

    A long-term favourite in Jelenia Góra, Tokaj is a cafe-bar serving a wide array of pizzas. There's a good selection of pasta and salads as well.

  • Pizzeria Verde

    Sudetes Mountains

    This eatery in modern premises is an improvement on the average pizzeria, and also offers some decent pasta and meat dishes, along with salads.