All Around Nativity Scenes. Walking in Kraków
5 January 2018
All Around Nativity Scenes – this year’s event comes under the banner Nativity Scene-Makers for Our City and Our Country, recalling the centenary of Poland regaining its independence in 2018.
As a result of the collaboration between local businesses and the Historical Museum of the City of Kraków with the Krakow Festival Office, you will be able to admire 27 nativity scenes from the museum’s collection, set up in shopfronts throughout the Old Town and beyond. They were all awarded prizes and distinctions in the Kraków Nativity Scene Contest between 1980 and 2007. Additionally, dozens of locations across the city present large (up to two-metretall), double-sided nativity scenes made especially by artists working today. We are pleased to inform you that Albertina Restaurant & Wine is a partner of this event.
We start our walk at the foot of Wawel Hill, at 11 Powiśle Street. We then head along the Royal Route, through the heart of the Old Town and the Main Market Square, towards the Barbican. From there it’s just a few steps to Celestat in the Strzelecki Garden (16 Lubicz Street), hosting this year’s post-contest exhibition.
Albertina with FORBES recommendation
27 November 2017
Albertina has something to be proud of! Prestigious Forbes Magazine recognized Albertina as a recommended place for business travelers. Thank you!
For more information please visit official website of Forbes Magazine (in polish) – click here.
Grzegorz Fic accepted into Chefs’ Club Foundation
19 July 2017
We are happy to inform that Albertina’s chef Grzegorz Fic has been accepted into the prestigious Klub Szefów Kuchni (Chefs’ Club Foundation). Jarek Walczyk, the Club’s president, said: “I am very pleased that such a young and talented chef joined our Club. I hope his knowledge and experience will inspire both other chefs and students of culinary art to keep learning and developing. I also hope that Grzegorz will actively support the Club’s activities and encourage the culinary society of Krakow to work with our Club.”
A summer map of 32 best places in Krakow
13 July 2017
Yummy! It is here already, our next MAP – SUMMER2017! Summer is a busy time, so we would like to make your culinary choices a bit easier. Take the map with you for your long walks around the city, and visit the 32 best places this summer.
Goût de France 2017: Albertina wins the first prize of the French Ambassador
16 May 2017
On 15 May 2017, French Ambassador Pierre Lévy hosted a reception at his residence to celebrate the chefs and restaurant owners who took part in this year’s edition of Goût de France. Albertina Restaurant & Wine received the Ambassador’s prize – an internship at master Pierre Gagnaire’s restaurant at the Hotel Balzac in Paris.
Se passate per Cracovia – Albertina
22 April 2017
Portal vinoecibo.it o krakowskiej Albertinie: Quando si entra da Albertina è l’intera brigata di cucina a dare il benvenuto
Best Places 2016
14 March 2017
Each year we ask you, our clever readers, to let us know which delightful Cracovian locales really caught your eye. Then we take your ideas, throw in our some of our own, check out the Local-Life reviews and make some terribly hard decisions which really hurt our brains!
Goût de France/Good France 2017: third edition!
9 March 2017
2000 chefs, and 2000 menus served on five continents! Held on 21 March every year in more than 150 countries, Goût de France is a celebration of French cuisine and its values. At the start of another edition of the event, Jean-Marc Ayrault and Alain Ducasse present restaurants from all over the world which will promote the French lifestyle as well as local products – and Albertina Restaurant & Wine is one of them.
Visit Dominikańska 3. A very special place is waiting for you!
26 February 2017
Krakow… Every time I’m here, the city surprises and delights me with something new, which then stays with me for a long time. I went there recently to experience the unique atmosphere of Krakow again, to do some shopping at the market, and just to walk around the little streets and enjoy the Old Town. The weather wasn’t very inviting – windy and rainy – so we quickly decided to find warmth and food in some original place. When I saw the beautiful Krakow nativity scene in the window of Albertina Restaurant & Wine at Dominikańska street, my intuition told me it would be a good choice, and we went in. It was a bit like love at first sight – Albertina put a spell on me, and I soon realized why. It is a place completely defined by the passion of people who really love what they do.
The best restaurants in Krakow
1 February 2017
The best restaurants in Krakow with Albertina Restaurant & Wine. The restaurants in Krakow are largely aimed at tourists, with promotion girls often employed to entice people in of the street, however with a bit of research, like our list below, compiled from our own reviews together with those from Michelin and Gault & Millau Polska, you can find some fantastic restaurants serving some of the best food in Poland.
Albertina recommended by Petit Futé 2017
21 January 2017
We are pleased to announce that Albertina Restaurant & Wine has been included in the 2017 edition of the prestigious travel guide Petit Futé Cracovie.
Lobsters and wine at the heart of Krakow
19 January 2017
Where, how, and with whom is it best to spend your free time? The Weranda magazine – Weranda Weekend 11/2016 provides the answer in the article Lobsters and wine at the heart of Krakow, recommending Albertina Restaurant & Wine. According to the author, the restaurant is armed with powerful weapons: the wine cellar with the Enomatic wine serving system, and the lobster tank with fresh seafood – the only one in Krakow.
The most noteworthy restaurants opened in 2016 in Krakow
16 January 2017
ALBERTINA Restaurant & Wine. There is still a lot of time to Albertina’s first birthday, but it has already been mentioned alongside the most important restaurants in the city. Of course, fine dining must prevail as it shows the path and creates trends followed by smaller players, and Albertina does more than that. The importance of food pairing is greatly appreciated there, and you can learn a lot about it. What is more, if anyone tries to convince you that wine must be poured at the table, take him to Albertina to try the Enomatic wine serving system.
10 best dishes of 2016
6 January 2017
This is one of the most important posts on my blog – a summary and a list of the best dishes from Krakow restaurants which I reviewed in 2017. The list has room for both street food and fine dining, because what matters on it most are the excellent taste and excitement of food.
Cracow the Best: Albertina Restaurant & Wine
20 December 2016
Albertina Restaurant & Wine is a unique spot on the culinary map of Krakow. Located in the very heart of the city, the restaurant lures with unparalleled interior character, carefully arranged menu, and excellent selection of wines from all over the world.