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9 rue des ecoles, 68000 Colmar, France
03.89.23.53.22
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:50 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Sat 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Quaint traditional restaurant

Unable to get a table at our hotel this evening. We spotted a taxi and asked the driver to take us somewhere good to eat. He recommended the Maison Rouge, took us and picked us up. Traditional Alsace menu, we had onion tart, foie gras canard, lamb chops and faux fillet steak, all superb together... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
Julie B
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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romantic
  • Local cuisine
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

We were the first ones in the restaurant as we went early in the evening (around 6+ pm) on a Wednesday, but our food arrived only after 6 tables were served. We waited for almost an hour for the food and missed our train. The waitress on the lower level that we were on was racist and impolite. We overheard... More 

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Greeted by a huge 'haunch' of ham on a spit roast at the door. Good food, lots of it. Try Backeoffe.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Very good food , but very poor service ; so that you may forget the good taste . Befor you enter this restaurant make sure that you will be serviced well .

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

Unable to get a table at our hotel this evening. We spotted a taxi and asked the driver to take us somewhere good to eat. He recommended the Maison Rouge, took us and picked us up. Traditional Alsace menu, we had onion tart, foie gras canard, lamb chops and faux fillet steak, all superb together with an excellent local pinot... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This restaurant was a recommendation from a local, and did not disappoint. The woman we rented an apartment from made reservations for us here and we wish to recommend it as well. The look is of a rustic chalet that you might see in the Swiss alps. The menu offered something for everyone, with several options dependent on seasonal foods.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Starters were good, onion tart and salad were good but my home cooked ham was burnt, stringy and so salty I could hardly eat any, and I usually find restaurant food not salty enough. My wife's veal in cheese sauce was so rich it made us both feel a little sick. The puddings were mostly aerosol cream and sickly and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

After reading reviews and it was in the Michelin guide we had high expectations & for the price and menu we were expecting fine dining. To be fair the starters, salad and onion tart was all very tasty. The mains, pork which looked tantalising on the way in was unedibly salty, i love capers, anchovies etc, but after 2 mouthfull's... More 

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Littleton, Colorado
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

My wife and I usually do a lot of research before choosing a place to eat while on vacation. We rely on Trip Advisor as well as other sources. We were disappointed with Maison Rouge. The flavors just were not there, my wife had the off the bone ham, I had the pastry chicken. I have to say I have... More 

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Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015 via mobile

You are greeted at the door by a large ham shoulder cooking on a rotisserie. Delicious and so moist. Definitely for the meat eaters. But then all Alsace is a gourmet delight. Great atmosphere in traditional surroundings.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

We visiting Colmar quite often and decided spontaneously to have lunch in Maison Rouge. The restaurant is located between the city center and petite Venice. Not sure if there is a terrace, and if yes, the view would not be special. It was Wednesday around 13.30 and the ground level was full - a reservation would be good. We got... More 

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Additional Information about Maison rouge

Address: 9 rue des ecoles, 68000 Colmar, France
Phone Number: 03.89.23.53.22
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Alsace  >  Haut-Rhin  >  Colmar
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:50 am - 2:00 pm  6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:50 am - 2:00 pm  6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:50 am - 2:00 pm  6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:50 am - 2:00 pm  6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cuisine: French

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 9 rue des ecoles, 68000 Colmar, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Alsace  >  Haut-Rhin  >  Colmar
  • Phone Number: 03.89.23.53.22

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:50 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:50 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:50 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:50 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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