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John Benton

Karolinenstrasse 8, 86150 Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany (Innenstadt - St. Ulrich-Dom)
0821 / 51 80 90
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Ranked #38 of 370 Restaurants in Augsburg
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Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Innenstadt - St. Ulrich-Dom
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Rome, Italy
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I've been there for a dinner with a colleague of mine. In a nice atmosphere, I've ordered a fillet with country potatoes: both of the things were very good (especially the meat was great). Even the ice-cream was good (the strawberry flavour had pieces of strawberry inside). The waitress was kind and smiling (I always apreciate kindness and "smiling attitude").... More

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Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

Saff not friendly, very poor quality of food inundated with sauces that caused us stomach pain all night. Only worth it for the buffett of fresh vegetables. Absolutely to be avoided for the rest.

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Lincolnshire, UK
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80 reviews 80 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

John Benton restaurant in Augsburg is close to the city centre and offers a good selection of 'steak house' type meals. Good value and the staff are friendly. Ideal place if you want something fairly simple and inexpensive. Soup, half rack of ribs and chips, plus 1.5 beers was 17 Euros

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chester uk
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

perfect steaks, good fries, generous portions, reasonable value . They do get busy and the front of house staff arent that friendly , waiting staff are ok. Shame as the food really is top notch

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Abtwil, Switzerland
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97 reviews 97 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2012

This restaurant was a positive surprise. Very central in the pedestrian area with excellent steaks and beers. We went there with our 2 Kids 4 and 8 years old, and as they were not able to deliver french fries that evening (we got riz), our kids were offered the ice cream for free. We very much appreciated and had a... More

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Philadelphia PA
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2012

Our German isn't very good, but a waitress who was quite sure she understood us clearly made for some interesting plates. The bill listed plates that never arrived. By far the least pleasant experience we have had on this trip. Food was fine though.

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Hitchin, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

What a great place to get a good steak and a decent beer - friendly staff, good menu, and great atmosphere

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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87 reviews 87 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

On the bad side, the tables are crammed in making it feel overcrowded and stuffy. However the food is reasonable if not exceptional, the portions are huge, and the waitresses are pretty. I think I enjoyed our visit more than my wife did!

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George Town, Grand Cayman
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2012

Perfect place for a steak in Augsburg. If you are looking for a steakhouse this would be it, cooked to request and worth the cost!

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Augsburg, Germany
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2011

I did the salad bar option for my meal and I was underwhelmed. The lettuce was fine, but the variety of toppings was seriously lacking. There was corn, cucumbers in a vinegar sauce, beets, and I think that was it. Service was good, though.

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