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Herman ze German

#635 of 18,039 Restaurants in London
#658 of 19,554 Places to Eat in London
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Neighborhood:
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
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19 Villiers Street, London WC2N 6ND, England
020 7839 5264
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7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Mon - Wed 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thu 7:00 am - 11:30 pm
Fri 7:00 am - 12:00 am
Sat 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Late Night, Seating, Takeout

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  • 138
    Excellent
  • 136
    Very good
  • 27
    Average
  • 14
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  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Food for thought

Fast, fresh and filling, lovely place always a must brilliant value plenty on offer vast selection to choose from could do with more seating, close enough to all attractions

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 3, 2016
Karl D
via mobile
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

very cool, the drinks, tasty sausages.. really surprised as im not a sausage fan. will recommend, and will be back

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Thank Pera E
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

German sausages a speciality, as the name suggests. The food is good, the chips are great and all done with efficient and cheerful service. It's a great place for a quick bite to eat, warming and good portions.

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Thank T C
High Wycombe, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spotted this whilst walking through to a meeting, stopped and has a currywurst. It was delicious, and even better than the last one I had on a Berlin street corner. The.menu has a bit of variety with schnitzels. Only missing pork knuckle.

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Thank AndrewT42
London
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80 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a no frills restaurant where you order like you would do in McDonalds. They give you a numbered flag in a bottle which you put on the table and then the food will come to you. But the food is fabulous. I had the se Uber Ding and it was the best thing on the menu. Its a... More 

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Thank DeepikaThapliyal
Munich, Germany
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Herman Ze German is quite unique. It´s a little bit of "Germany" in London where you get excellent sausages (although I am quite sure ost Germans would not put Sauerkraut ON the wurst). The staff is friendly, the prices are reasonable and the quality of the wurst is excellent (MADE in Germany). Thumbs up.

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Thank chess999
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

Fast, fresh and filling, lovely place always a must brilliant value plenty on offer vast selection to choose from could do with more seating, close enough to all attractions

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Thank Karl D
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48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

Really very much enjoy Herman Ze German. The sausages are fantastic quality. I really like how they do their chips. It's very cheap and very delicious! You really can't go wrong with this. My favourite thing on the menu is the curry wurst.

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Thank Bomchickawaawaa
Guildford, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

the sausage is always good regardless of which you have. one of my party had a veggie and said it was good. I recommend the chip, i think they are air fired and are very good!

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Thank markl1069
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015 via mobile

Made my first visit recently - and can't wait to go again! Had the bockwurst and cheesy pommes. Both were delicious! Busy little shop - may get a bit cramped during peak times whilst waiting for your order. Would highly recommend.

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Thank Sharon H
Milton Keynes, England, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015 via mobile

Became oddly addicted to curry wurst whilst in Frankfurt but seldom find them elsewhere. Wandered past this place on way to station and let out an embarrassingly loud yelp of delight to find curry wurst. If you've not had it before, it's chopped sausage in a lovely spicy sauce, somewhere between curry sauce and ketchup. It's simple tasty food. Staff... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 19 Villiers Street, London WC2N 6ND, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Neighborhood: Trafalgar Square / Embankment
  • Phone Number: 020 7839 5264

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: German

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Trafalgar Square / Embankment

Neighborhood Profile
Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is not just considered the heart of this bustling London hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most popular cultural attractions including the National Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to these major sites are quiet lanes and antiquated pubs to discover, as well as riverside vistas to enjoy on the embankment. With a calendar full of celebratory events, any time of year is a fine time to visit.
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