Southern Podlasie restaurants

Top Choice Jewish in Tykocin

Restauracja Tejsza

In the basement of the Talmudic House (enter from the back), this basic eatery serves excellent and inexpensive home-cooked kosher meals, including some of the best pierogi in the country, and a tasty beef goulash s…
Pizza in Białystok

Chilli Pizza

Białystok's best pizza (and arguably its best pastas and salads) can be found at this popular venue. If in the mood for something beyond pizza, try the grilled meat dishes served on a heated slab of stone. The terra…
International in Białystok

Esperanto Café

Central cafe and restaurant named in honour of Białystok's own LL Zamenhof, the inventor of Esperanto, who was born in Białystok in 1859. The menu is eclectic, with Polish staples sharing space with more inventive i…
Polish in Tykocin

Karczma Rzym

Atmospheric tavern with a hyper-rustic interior of timber beams and deer antlers, serving old-school Polish cuisine. Located within the Kiermusy Dworek Nad Łąkami resort, about 4km west of Tykocin in Kiermusy villag…
Polish in Białowieża National Park


One of the better choices in the village, this eatery offers decent Polish cooking, including good fried fish, in comfortable digs across the street from the Hotel Żubrówka. There's a small garden at the back.
Polish in Białowieża National Park


Silver-service restaurant in what was once the tsar's private railway station, 2km southeast of the village centre. Specialises in game, such as polędwiczka z dzika (tenderloin of wild boar).
Tatar in Kruszyniany

Tatarska Jurta

Restaurant that serves traditional Tatar dishes and wonderful homemade cakes. Take some time to check out the yurt in the backyard.