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Bremer Ratskeller

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Am Markt 11, 28195 Bremen, State of Bremen, Germany
+49 421 321676
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11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Good for:
Romance
Large groups
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 84
    Excellent
  • 143
    Very good
  • 49
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 17
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Boring menu, no bar while you wait

The place was spectacular, but the food and service could really be better. Staff seems bored and will not extend themselves for you. Ho hum.

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 2, 2015
Sonjee
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Horsens, Denmark
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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307 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • English first
  • Finnish first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
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  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Horsens, Denmark
Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015 NEW

The place was spectacular, but the food and service could really be better. Staff seems bored and will not extend themselves for you. Ho hum.

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Kristiansand, Norway
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50 reviews 50 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Have a feast in an old cellar! Excellent atmosphere, but I didn't like the food very much, but maybe that's just me not liking the traditional German food.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Enjoyed a delicious German-style pork filet with hash-browned potatoes for a very reasonable lunch price. Atmosphere was warm and the service very friendly. Giant barrels and dining nooks make for a great ambiance whether it's a date or a business lunch.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

This place is fantastic! Just go in for a look, the huge barrels are decorated beautifully, and vaulted ceilings and private booths really add atmosphere. Not the cheapest, but very very nice. Just be careful going down the stairs!!

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Smithville, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We visited and learned about how singles communicated through the pillars so that other could not hear. You have to try it. it is demonstrated on all of the city tours. Learn the secrets of communication before Alexander Graham Bell....LOL

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Leeds
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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

We really enjoyed our time here. Ate very good German food and had nice beers. The building is below the town hall in the main square. Lovely interior. Good service. Very easy to find. Not expensive at all. Would definitely go again.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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303 reviews 303 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Delicious Entrees! We walked down the entrance on a whim and with each step we knew we would like this restaurant. We saw little rooms with tables and asked to be seated in one of these little private dining rooms. Tall ceilings in these little rooms. Our waiter was very helpful and attentive. In this tourist area of Bremen, we... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

A bit overpriced, but since the location is great and the whole concept of a wine cellar, it would be impossible to expect lower prices. Food is nothing special, sounds better when read from the menu than it is when you get it on the table. All in all, solid meal. 3 of us ate two meals each and a... More 

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Kangasala, Finland
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139 reviews 139 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Decent food in nice atmosphere. We had a christmas buffet dinner for 30 persons group. Everything went fine, though a couple of times some of the dishes got finished and it took a while until the staff noticed that and brought some more. There are quite steep stairs down to the cellar and no elevator. I had baby strollers with... More 

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manchester
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Food was tasteless looked nothing like expected after reading the menu and very expensive and portion size is not great value for money.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Am Markt 11, 28195 Bremen, State of Bremen, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  State of Bremen  >  Bremen>  > Altstadt
  • Neighborhood: Altstadt
  • Phone Number: +49 421 321676

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: German

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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