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Backmulde - Gasthaus - Hotel

Schiffgasse 11, D-69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
49-6221-53 66-0
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Ranked #11 of 382 Restaurants in Heidelberg
Price range: $29 - $31
Cuisines: German
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Das Gasthaus Hotel Backmulde inmitten der Altstadt Heidelbergs lebt sowohl Tradition als auch moderne K��che. In den R��umen des Gasthaus Hotel Backmulde war schon im 17. Jahrhundert eine ehemalige Schifferherberge untergebracht. Heute steht die Backmulde f��r echte Gastkultur und f��r anspruchsvolle K��che mit Aha-Effekten. Die Spezialit��ten aus der deutschen und franz��sischen K��che werden sorgf��ltig zubereitet und aufmerksam serviert. Auf der Speisekarte findet man beispielsweise Saibling unter der Kartoffelkruste auf Blattspinat oder Lammr��cken im Ratatouillemantel auf Rago��t von zweierlei Bohnen mit Thymiangnocchi. Viele Sehensw��rdigkeiten wie das Heidelberger Schlo��, die Heiliggeist-Kirche, das Kurpf��lzische Museum sind gut zu Fu�� erreichbar.
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  • English first
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  • Italian first
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English first
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
19 reviews 19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Exceptionally good food and great service at this hidden gem in the Old Town of Heidelberg. I had the lamb with lentils curry and it was prepared to perfection. I would definitely go back to that restaurant.

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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We ate in the first night we stayed at the hotel. We had oxtail soup, a meat course, shared a dessert of plums and kiwi sorbet, and each drunk a large glass of local red wine (Legembre?) and a bottle of mineral water. All were delicious and not heavy like traditional German fare. We particularly appreciated the care the waitress... More

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Blewbury, Oxfordshire
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43 reviews 43 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We stayed in their hotel and ate here one evening with friends. Unlike the hustle and bustle of the Hauptstrasse tourist traps, this is a quiet, friendly restaurant with helpful service and a modernised, lighter take on German cuisine just a few metres off the Haupstrasse. Octopus salad starter was delicious, and pork filet with goat cheese and various vegetables... More

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Ontario, Canada
19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

Had dinner here on August 6th with my wife and daughter. The food was very good and the service was excellent. It was not traditional heavy German food but had German influences. We thoroughly enjoyed the dinner and recommend this restaurant.

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County Wicklow, Ireland
17 reviews 17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

After wandering around finding our bearings we popped in for lunch, sat outside and had very tasty schnitzel. Very relaxed atmosphere and staff friendly and attentive.

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Tokyo, Japan
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

Restaurants in tourist traps like Heidelberg so often disappoint to it is a relief always to find one which takes its task seriously. Backmulde does that - it is a traditional German restaurant in an attractive old building. I like this kind of cuisine, which has strong roots in tradition but which also recognizes that things have moved on a... More

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Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

I stayed for a three days nad I loved this thiss little hotel. The owner was helpful and friendly. The breakfast (which is included) was terriffic and served early. I did not eat at the attached restaurant, but it always looked busy. It was withing walking distance of anything you wanted to do in Heidelberg. It was relatively low price... More

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Hong Kong
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212 reviews 212 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
171 helpful votes 171 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013 via mobile

This was our final meal in Germany, so we were hoping for greatness. (We did not get it) The pea soup we had for appetizers was too salty, while the cod was good, and the lamb sausage and shoulder I had was very good. I second all of the other TA comments - while this place is not of the... More

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Espoo, Finland
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72 reviews 72 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

The place has Micheling Bib Gourmand recommendation. Was quite nice. Was really empty so the atmosphere was not the best.

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Bronx, New York
17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2013 via mobile

While attending a conference in Heidelberg, a group of us decided to take our hotel's recommendation and try this restaurant. It was a decision well made. In addition to the great company, the food was amazing and the staff so helpful. A magnum of a great wine paired well with our meal. The lamb shoulder and sausage was delicious, and... More

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