Are you planning a stay in Szczyrk and wondering where to have a delicious meal after a day full of attractions? If so, be sure to join us on the culinary trail! We’ll tell you what dishes you should taste during your holiday in Szczyrk and where to find delicious meals.
The regional cuisine of Beskid Slaski
The Silesian Beskid region is famous for its delicious dishes based on potatoes and sauerkraut. Therefore, when visiting Szczyrk and the nearby towns, it is worth looking for polesnik – potato pancakes baked in the oven on cabbage leaves, sztuchanka – mashed potatoes with fried onions and pork crackling, kwaśnica, cabbage with zosmożkóm and szpyrki, karp broth or delicious sheep cheese – on the menus of local restaurants. Indeed, all of these dishes will delight you and allow you to discover entirely new culinary tastes.
Restaurants in Szczyrk – where to eat?
Markowa Destylarnia is a Company Restaurant of Regional Vodkas. You can find simple but tasty dishes on the menu, including tartar, burgers, ribs, and Salmopolski trout. There are also dishes based on mushrooms and cheese. The menu is changed seasonally, so something delicious awaits the gourmets here at any time of the year.
2. Stara Karczma Restaurant
The Stara Karczma Restaurant offers dishes based on regional, old Polish recipes. In addition, the menu includes such specialities as roast leg of lamb or lamb shanks. For non-motorized guests, we recommend tasting Miodula Szczyrkowska – a vodka-based on honeydew honey.
The restaurant specializes in fresh fish from a private fish farm near the Guesthouse. Next to the facility is located a source of crystal clear water, used precisely for fish farming. You can catch sturgeon from the stream, a noble variety of brook trout, seasonally carp, catfish, and crayfish. They are prepared in many different ways. So indeed, every fish lover will find something delicious here.
Pierogrania is a very climatic place where you can taste dumplings prepared in many different ways. Traditional, sweet and for the brave ones – with cheese, spinach, lentils, and in summer with fruit. Every dumpling lover will find something for themselves.
The View Café is the highest located restaurant in Szczyrk, 660 m above sea level. From the café, there is a beautiful view of the mountain panorama of the Silesian Beskid peaks, including the Skrzyczne mountain. Here you can enjoy homemade cakes baked on the spot and widely popular desserts. In addition, we recommend a variety of teas and coffees.
Delicious breakfasts at the Przystanek Góry
Also, in the Przystanek Góry, we do our best so that our guests can taste Beskid specialities every morning. We serve many products from local producers for buffet breakfasts – natural cheeses, honey or eggs from happy hens. After all, an excellent start to the day is critical to have the energy for sightseeing and mountain activities.