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Steingasse 2, Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
06221-6599222
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Very Good

We enjoyed a very nice German dinner at this lovely old restaurant at the foot of the old bridge with excellent views. It was a summer evening but it was a little chilly for us since we are from Arizona so we sat inside close to the door and that gave us the views and made us feel like we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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  • Local cuisine
  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 NEW

We enjoyed a very nice German dinner at this lovely old restaurant at the foot of the old bridge with excellent views. It was a summer evening but it was a little chilly for us since we are from Arizona so we sat inside close to the door and that gave us the views and made us feel like we... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

Food is cooked in fritter not oven baked, despite menu. Overcooked as in most "German" style food stalls. Not a restaurant quality and style defiantly. Too much cheap majo without reason. Only good thing is location... If you go there drink a beer and move on.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Good vaalue for the money - service is quick, if harried. The servers were very busy. They speak English. The food was good and plentiful. I had a potato, vegetable dish, topped with an egg and it was very good. Good place for a quick meal.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

Good food, slowish service. Remember there are inside tables, though I'm not sure if smoking is permitted inside too. Dont foget to ask for still water.

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Wiesbaden, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Having been in Germany for almost 6 months now its hard to rank something as head and shoulders above the rest. I'd say 80% of the restaurants I've eaten at in Europe, legitimately, are much better than what is available in the US. This coming from a hardcore Yankee. The 20% that didn't cut it? Mexican and Chinese food here,... More 

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Svärta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

The restaurant is set on the edge of the old town, on Steingasse, just off the Hauptstrasse (main shopping street). It is an old 1700s Inn that oozes character. It was very crowded but we had reserved a table and got seated without any issue. The place got very warm as the evening wore on - the toilets were at... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

This Place is a typical trap for tourists. The service is really bad and unfriendly. The Food is not bad. If you find a better place try that out first...

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Belmont, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The main reason that we chose this restaurant was because it is right next to the Heidelberg Bridge. The bridge is one of the main tourist attractions in town. Good place for people watching. We ate outside. It was a late September evening, so it was cool. They eat outside a lot, so they are prepared for that. Most restaurants... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

Went on a recommendation and from our hotel and the food was very good. The schnitzel was very good and I had the potato salad and my wife had the spätzle, it was all very good. Highly recommend to pay it a visit but do try and get a reservation.

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We were there with a group of about 15 People during a Business Meeting. Good we made a Reservation as the Restaurant was fully packed at 7:30 pm. Good athmosphere in an old townhouse, felt a Little bit cramped as it was really full. Very attentive waiters/waitresses who also knew their menu well. Service was quite fast. Somewhat Austrian inspired... More 

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Address: Steingasse 2, Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
Phone Number: 06221-6599222
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Baden-Wurttemberg  >  Heidelberg
Cuisine: German

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Steingasse 2, Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Baden-Wurttemberg  >  Heidelberg
  • Phone Number: 06221-6599222

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: German

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine, Doing business, Entertaining clients

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