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News Bar

#2,010 of 2,920 Restaurants in Munich
#2,117 of 3,055 Places to Eat in Munich
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Bar, International, European, Grill, Pub
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Amalienstr. 55Ecke Schellingstr., 80799 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
089-281787
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Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great value for money

Wide range of choice, enriched by the chef's daily suggestions. The main dishes are between 6 and 10 euros.

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 28, 2014
Maria N
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English first
Telford, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We didn't eat here but went back several times for the 'happy hour' cocktails! Good choice, nice atmosphere and friendly staff - this is a great place for a pre-dinner drink.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I ordered a curry chicken sandwich and what I got was sweet chilly sauce (that's what's they called curry). My friend got a wokvegetables thing that tastes like the frozen ones u get in the supermarket.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Wide range of choice, enriched by the chef's daily suggestions. The main dishes are between 6 and 10 euros.

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Munich, Germany
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176 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Service was quite slow and not extremly nice. Cheesecake very very good. Good locate. Prices normal, Munich style

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Madison, Wisconsin, United States
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2013

European restaurants in the summer are great places because they open their large windows and place chairs and tables outside. Customers linger to talk, and no waiter rushes to clear more room for other patrons. The News Bar fits that bill well. It certainly isn't a place for gourmet meals (the name tells you that), but it is a great... More 

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Canada
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

My fiance, my future sister-in-law (who lives in Munich), and I sat down at this place to eat after running some errands. I didn't think the food would be anything more than regular cafe fare of soups and sandwiches but I was wrong. I ordered a German version of macaroni and cheese called kaesespaetzle. It is with fresh, homemade German... More 

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

Good place to eat, drink and chat. Friendly staff, value for money. It was a lot cheaper than eating in the Old Town. Worth the effort to find it.

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Munich, Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

I've dined here twice since being in Munich, once for breakfast and once for lunch. The day I went for breakfast was great! Great breakfast' from different regions and really great and quick staff. The second time I went for lunch, and it was just as busy the first time I went, but not enough waitstaff. The girl who took... More 

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Annapolis, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012

Ate dinner here on Thanksgiving and really enjoyed it. The waitress did not speak English; however, she was happy to translate some words from the menu. Still, we were not completely sure what would come out of the kitchen - but we were definitely not disappointed. My mother had the Chicken Florida, which came in a coconut milk sauce with... More 

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London
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2011

We had a casual dinner with our small group in this restaurant. We tried to find local cuisine with Bavarian dishes, but this wasn't the best restaurant for that. Food was fair, no big complaints about the service. There were a lot of available seat, so I guess this isn't the most popular restaurant in Munich. Probably won't eat here... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Amalienstr. 55Ecke Schellingstr., 80799 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Upper Bavaria  >  Munich
  • Phone Number: 089-281787

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 14
  • Cuisine: Bar, International, European, Grill, Pub

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