Cafe Szafe

Cafe Szafe
+48 663 905 652
Cafe Szafe
ul. Felicjanek 10

Local Life Krakow is about to select candidates for Best Places awards, dedicated to rewarding and encouraging excellence in products, service and ideas. You are helping us to make the best choice.

Cafe Szafe has 0 votes. Click here to see the results.

You can vote once a day for your favourite place.

* all fields are required

Editor's review

Cafe Szafe is one of those quirky, Krakow-unique places where time stops as soon as you enter them, and you find yourself wrapped up in discussions, art, books, or just plain old chillout. The cafe's original design by Anna Kaszuba-Dębska includes seating guests in old wardrobes, painted in blue. Apart from being just a hangout spot, the place hosts a plethora of cultural and educational activities, including exhibitions, slide presentations, literary meetings and discussions. In the past few years, many prominent writers and poets set their foot in Cafe Szafe, including Etgar Keret, Dubrawka Ugrešić, Steven Clarck, Manuela Gretkowska, Olga Tokarczuk, Jack Dukaj, Jerzy Pilch, Marek Krajewski, Michał Witkowski, Ignacy Karpowicz, Jack Dehnel and many others. The place has also been acknowledged for supporting and promoting reading in Poland, and thrice placed third in Newsweek's ranking of the most interesting cafes in Krakow. Cafe Szafe is a proud owner of a "Children Friendly Place" certificate by Gazeta Wyborcza daily.

Editor & Krakow Local


not shown

special place - lots of great concerts here... worth to keep an eye out

Reply May 23rd, 2018
United Kingdom

A great little pub, away from the tourist centre and all the better for it. Sometimes there are good bands playing too.

Reply Apr 7th, 2015

Magic place!

Reply Mar 31st, 2015

This is place to be in Krakow!

Reply Mar 30th, 2015
Widget icon Add a widget for Cafe Szafe to your website and get more reviews!