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Address: Augustusplatz, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
Phone Number: 49-341-710-42-60
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Goethe hung out here!

Very nice cellar restaurant. Great food. Not too expensive. Try the local dark beer and the daily special!

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 16, 2015
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Hamburg, Germany
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Hamburg, Germany
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72 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Very nice cellar restaurant. Great food. Not too expensive. Try the local dark beer and the daily special!

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015

with a short walk from many of hotels located in city centre you will reach Augustusplatz where the Opera House and Gewandhaus is located. Recommended to visit on your trip to Leippzig.

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Thank travel10buddy
Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

with interesting architecture around it, a mixture of ancient, stalinistic, highly modern. And very lively.

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

We overlooked this from our hotel. Came to life when a fruit and veg plus flower market set up. Nicely lit at night.

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Thank 490theos
Leipzig, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

At Augustusplatz there's opera, gewandhaus concerthall and university building, which is very peculiar. At DDR there was old medieval church, which was detonated away, and ugly university campus built instead. Couple of years ago when it was time to rip off ruined university buildings new premises for university were built to mimic facade of church. Result, in gray stone, is... More 

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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67 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

Augustusplatz is a beautiful square where the opera house, the music hall and the university of Leipzig are located! Every one of these buildings is absolutelly astonishing! You can see three styles of architectures. The communist one (Opera house), the modern one (music hall) and the even more modern (University). A few minutes from there is the Grassimuseum!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

After a walk through the altstadt streets a nice break is needed. The stairs at the oper are perfect for it. Just grab a coffee and enjoy it. But only works if the weather is nice

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Newark, Delaware
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

It's not the square that is great, it is what is on the square, the Gewandhaus concert hall and the opera house. It is also a place where most of the trams pass (even more at the train station), and it is the entrance to the entrance to the inner city (as is the train station).

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County Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

The heart of Leipzig has a lot to offer, many shops and cafe's as well as good transport links. The buildings are beautiful

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Paderborn, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

The location of the mass, peaceful demonstration of 9th October 1989, which commenced at Nikolaikirche, and location of the Leipzig Operhaus and University, Augustusplatz is well worth visiting on your tour of Leipzig.

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