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Ratskeller

Rathausplatz 2, 86150 Augsburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49(0)821 31988238
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Ranked #5 of 370 Restaurants in Augsburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $16 - $26
Cuisines: German
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The cosy atmosphere of the Gew��lbes in Ratskeller Augsburg is steeped in tradition and extremely inviting, and allows you to get away from the reality of everyday life for a few hours. Whether you opt for something substantial like the 'Wirtshaus classic', or a lighter option such as grilled pike perch on a bed of leaf spinach with lobster sauce and herb potatoes, or something sweet such as caramelised sugared pancake with roasted almonds, raisins and apple mousse, there is something to suit everyone's taste. Children and vegetarians are also well catered for. For example, food cooked in vegetable oil is marked up especially on the menu. Furthermore, the lunchtime menu changes on a daily basis. he drinks menu also caters to your every desire, with anything from cold beer to alcohol-free cocktails, that taste twice as nice during happy hour - anything is possible. As a thrilling alternative, a number of Murder Mystery Dinners are organised throughout the year in Ratskeller in Augsburg.
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  • Danish first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Augsburg, Germany
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW via mobile

read the reviews and couldnt wait we were not disappointed by the venue, the atmosphere or the food all were superb however if i was the owner i would either sack my staff or send them back to service school!! learn to smile and give service

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

If you are looking for nice traditional german food, nicely coocked, with no more pretensions, this is your place. The location is just great, on the basement of the Ratshaus. The price is also allright

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Wokingham, Berkshire
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47 reviews 47 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

As it says above. Nice for a quiet drink but act anywhere too loudly and the glares start. It's a "keller" for goodness sake!

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Istanbul, Turkey
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Ratskeller has a great atmosphere/decoration with its high ceilings, it is a great cellar looking like an old style tavern with a modern touch. However, it has huge space and with all the crowd it really gets loud & noisy inside, pretty much like a beehive or a train station. Basically you have to shout all night long to hear... More

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Calgary, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I chose this restaurant reading the great reviews of it on Trip Advisor, but unfortunately I did not have the same experience. The atmosphere was great - it was in the cellar of the Town Hall, the old brick walls, old tables and good music definitely made for an awesome atmosphere. The food, however, was a hit and miss. Our... More

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Houston
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83 reviews 83 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

The food is outstanding, fresh, hot, plenty of it too. Friendly staff, family style seating. Delicious, highly recommend it.

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Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
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48 reviews 48 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We wanted to have a taste of German food in a historical setting and this more than met our needs. Located in the cellar of the old city hall building we were welcomed by friendly and courteous staff who guided us through various menu choices of German cuisine. What a great evening at a popular spot and more that reasonable... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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130 reviews 130 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

A restaurant located at the basement of the city hall??? Yes, this is the place! However, the location is just adding to the unique atmosphere of the place. The food is typical and is very good. I would advise to try the local choices. I tried the beef soup (great!) and the white sausage that is served with boiled water... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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100 reviews 100 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

What a fantastic place, even though it is quite big the place is nice inside. The service was good and the quality of the food was very good, I'm sure I'll go back next time is Augsburg.

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Lapeer, Michigan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

The food was excellent! Wait staff was very Courteous. Veryy good price for quality of food. I would go back to this restaurant again.

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