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Plonlein 1, 91541 Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49(0)9861 958990
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Part of Viking Tour of Rothenberg

We ate lunch here with many from our tour group. First, we had potato soup, which was quite good. Next, we had chicken breast with boiled potatoes and vegetables (cauliflower, carrots, broccoli). For dessert, we had apple strudel with vanilla sauce. We also had dry white wine. The food was decent... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 26, 2014
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53 reviews 53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

It is a great idea, isn't? 5 small coups of wine, differerents. Delicious. Roastbeef also very taste and well done, and God, please I will never forget the apfelstrudel. Warm and perfect, except the cream which goes with the dessert as well as the vanilla ice. The cream is way too far from house made. It is really bad flashe... More 

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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Our German friends selected this restaurant while we were in Rothenburg. Four of us had either Saurbraten or Beef Rouladen (went by different name) and all thought our meals were excellent. Service was perfect, but we were early so few others had arrived. We enjoyed salads with the meals and 2 bottles of the house wine. English menus were available,... More 

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Mississippi
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We ate lunch here with many from our tour group. First, we had potato soup, which was quite good. Next, we had chicken breast with boiled potatoes and vegetables (cauliflower, carrots, broccoli). For dessert, we had apple strudel with vanilla sauce. We also had dry white wine. The food was decent, but we decided we should have had the vegetarian... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014 via mobile

Took the recommendation of another restaraunt with similar environment and cuisine. Wait staff was attentive, friendly, followed up to see how everything was. As a lover of duck, I was impressed with their version. Great overall experience. Many locals, which is always a good sign!

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Vero Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Like many others who have posted here, we were taken here by Viking during our tour of Rothenburg. It may not be fair to judge a restaurant when the menu, drinks, seating have been prearranged by your tour company, but one either gets a good impression or a bad impression of a place. Mine was of a typical tourist place.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014 via mobile

Visited today as part of Viking Tour Party, expected as being one of probably 80 or so it would be indifferent, however, I was very pleasantly surprised at how good the food was. A set menu, potato soup to start with, followed by Bratwurst with sauerkraut and mashed potatoes was a proper winter warmer then Apfel strudel with vanilla sauce,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014 via mobile

We were taken to this restaurant for lunch on a group visit with Viking cruises. We were not expecting too much as a group. However, the food we had was excellent and typical for the region,which is just what we wanted. Really tasty, and authentic

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Forster, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

The food we had here was not fine dining, but more of a taste of traditional everyday fare from this region. We were charmed by the cosy, quaint dining room and the friendly and efficient wait staff.It was busy on the day of our visit with tour groups but our meal came with out much waiting. Would recommend this place... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We visited here as part of our Viking River Cruise tour. Had potato soup, bratwurst with sauerkraut and mashed potatoes, and apple strudel for dessert. It was good but not great. The bratwurst was dry and overcooked but we're not sure if it was the restaurant's fault or because we were late. The wait service was very good.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This is a lovely old building in a delightful location. The food we had for lunch was somewhat ho-hum We had potato soup, bratwurst and apple strudel. They were not bad but not particularly good either.

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  • Address: Plonlein 1, 91541 Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Rothenburg
  • Phone Number: +49(0)9861 958990

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