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Restaurant Alter Keller

Alter Keller 8, 91541 Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
098612268
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Ranked #7 of 100 Restaurants in Rothenburg
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $19
Cuisines: German
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Turkish first
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English first
North Waterford, Maine, United States
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20 reviews 20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant was selected by our German friend, who is a tour guide. The atmosphere was calm and peaceful and the food was wonderful. We visited with friends and we're not hurried by our server. Beautiful afternoon in a very special spot!

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Vienna, Austria
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42 reviews 42 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Gemütlich, Riesenportionen, alles sehr in Ordnung! Gigantic portions, and all very good! HIGHLY recommended, if we came back, we will be back there too, 100%! Caution: do RESERVATE well in advance! HK

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Aurora, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

This restaurant had beef on the menu! After traveling in Germany for three weeks, we wanted something other than pork. We had very good cow steaks and tasty salads for dinner. This restaurant was a bit off the main street in town, so most people do not notice it unless they walk off the main street. We ate at this... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Terrific food, nice service, very authentic atmosphere, and great value. would go back any time, and recommend to friends, family and acquaintances. hands down, this is a great place to go for a meal at the restaurant, and stay a couple of nights at the hotel with nice, clean rooms and a great breakfast buffet.

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Finland
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47 reviews 47 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Good, typical Bavarian food. Portions are also large enough to keep you happy. Very good quality with budget prices, do not miss.

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United States
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135 reviews 135 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
187 helpful votes 187 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Best food in Rothenburg, period. Stop wasting your time and looking around, and just go to Alter Keller. Better make a reservation or you will be disappointed, as the word is out and this place is very busy. I have eaten here this year more than 25 times as I have business often in Rothenburg. For those who make reservations,... More 

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Munich, Germany
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Knowing that it could be challenging to get a table for six over the advent weekend , the six of us (including 2 children) set off for our weekend in Rothenburg , reserving a table 2 days ahead at the Alter Keller to eat during the first night of our stay. We arrived on time only to find that our... More 

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Munich
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21 reviews 21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Alter Keller was the first place we ate when coming to Rothenburg. We were not disappointed! There is a comfortable, cozy, warm atmosphere with traditional Bavarian decor. The service was great. My husband ordered the pork shoulder with potato knoedle and red cabbage. He loved it. I had a chicken strip salad that was full of different veggies and light... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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54 reviews 54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

This was a typical German restaurant wit typical food so there was a lot at a reasonable price. Again, you have to worry about getting too much meat.

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Papa, Hungary
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54 reviews 54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

My fiancé and I had dinner there. They where packed, but let us wait at a reserved table with a beer and a menu. We had a table quickly, and enjoyed good service and food. I had the weekly special of roast duck with potato dumplings. Was excellent. She had the weekly special of mushroom ragout with bread dumplings. Both... More 

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Additional Information about Restaurant Alter Keller

Address: Alter Keller 8, 91541 Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
Phone Number: 098612268
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Rothenburg
Average Prices: USD 8 - 19
Cuisine: German

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