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Polish Restaurants Near Parsippany

jello98 Oct 5, 2012 11:04 AM

Does anyone know of any restaurants that serve Polish food near Parsippany? Looking for a place potentially for lunch. Thanks in advance!

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    gmmaka Mar 1, 2014 12:51 PM

    Closest I know is the Polski Smak Deli on Rt. 23 in Butler, about 1.5 miles north of Rt. 287.

    Many Poles like the Black Forest Inn, a German-Continental-European restaurant in Stanhope -one minute off Exit 25 on Rt. 80.

    1. briansnat Feb 13, 2013 05:23 AM

      Polski Smak on Rt 23 in Butler isn't an eat in restaurant, but it's an outstanding Polish deli. They have hot meals for take out and their kielbasi is as good as any I've had. And their bigos is heavenly.

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        cantbeatgoodfood Feb 9, 2013 09:59 PM

        polish restaurant??? gotta go to the Polish capitol of nj,thats wallington,believe their is 2 in this mile square town,the town itself is forgetable

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          jmoryl Oct 6, 2012 12:27 PM

          A great place for a Polish lunch is the Road House Deli at 710 Myrtle Ave. in Boonton (yes, next to the bowling alley). Not a formal restaurant, but decent, cheap Polish food served by some very agreeable people. Just about 5 miles north of Parsippany. There is also a Polish deli on Boonton Ave. called Polish Smak which I need to check out.

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          1. re: jmoryl
            double0 Oct 8, 2012 07:11 AM

            Polish Smak is a really great deli for breakfast sandwiches and lunch . They have a smaller selection then Piast of hot dishes. They hit all the high notes. The hero bread they use on their sandwiches is above the norm. I've taken home the stuffed cabbage and was very satisfied, plus the women who work there are very nice.

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              bifpocaroba Oct 9, 2012 06:38 AM

              Polska Smak.... agreed. I was in there yesterday , kielbasa sandwich and chicken cutlet sandwich for my friend. Sauerkrat soup which was amongst the best I've had and an order of Bigos which i'm eating today. This palce flatout has great food. Plenty of styles of kielbasa. The staff is very friendly.

              1. re: bifpocaroba
                fourunder Oct 9, 2012 06:55 AM

                Is the Boonton location owned and operated by the same proprietors as the Butler/Kinnelon location?

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                  bifpocaroba Oct 9, 2012 09:43 AM

                  I believe we are talking about the same place. The only location I am aware of is the corner of Boonton Ave and Rt. 23 S. in that little strip mall by that huge Ford dealership on 23.

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            fourunder Oct 6, 2012 07:04 AM

            I can't think of any place in Parsippany...but 15-20 minutes east in Elwood Park and Garfield, with easy access on and off Interstate Route 80, offers you these two options.




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              arpad Oct 5, 2012 11:26 AM


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