No visit to Warsaw can be complete without having delicious food. The capital city of Poland is actually a perfect place to taste both traditional Polish cuisine and its modern variations. Here’s a list of top-notch restaurants in Warsaw run by the most famous chefs.
Atelier Amaro is the first (and only) restaurant in Poland to have earned the MICHELIN star. Owned by Wojciech Modest Amaro, a charismatic chef and a highly respected judge in TV culinary shows, it serves gourmet food made with the best seasonal produce. So if you’d like to sample the delights of modern Polish cuisine, this place is definitely worth a visit.
Platter by Karol Okrasa
Karol Okrasa is known for adding a modern twist to traditional Polish food. He’s got his own TV series on travelling across Poland and cooking local delicacies. The menu at Platter offers superb soups, excellent meats and original desserts. Check this place out if you’re on the lookout for a truly unique culinary experience.
Restaurant Michel Moran (Bistro de Paris)
Michel Moran is a French-born chef. He became popular in Poland after appearing as a judge in one of the TV cooking shows. His restaurant specialises in French cuisine and is considered a very elegant place with a nice and friendly atmosphere.
No. 31 Restaurant & Bar
Robert Sowa is another popular chef in Poland. He appears regularly on TV and is an author of several cookbooks. His restaurant offers a varied menu also including a few dishes based on the old Polish recipes (these have to be booked in advance). There’s an extensive wine list too.
This is by far the most prestigious restaurant in Warsaw. It belongs to Magda Gessler who is a famous restaurateur and a food celebrity. A lot of well-known people including world-renowned actors and politicians were wined and dined here during their visits to Poland. U Fukiera specialises in haute cuisine with the strong accent on Polish traditional food.