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Drachenhaus

Maulbeerallee 4, 14469 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
+49 331 5053808
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Ranked #102 of 233 restaurants in Potsdam
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London
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172 reviews 172 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We were in the Sans Souci park lunchtime and thought the Drachenhaus would be a great lunch stop. It started drizzling on the way up the hill but we had an umbrella. When we arrived the large outdoor seating area looked rather bedraggled as the staff had only put up two of the four large covers. We had a look... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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79 reviews 79 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

May-June is "Spargel"-time in Germany, and the Drachenhaus offers several dishes , among other a delicious "Asparagus-Risotto" that was good value for money. The house is an experience in itself. And an excellent shelter on a rainy day visiting Park Sans Souci. The restaurant/cafe also offer many other interesting dishes, a rather comprehensive wine card and different sorts of coffee.... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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90 reviews 90 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

The Oriental building with a star-studded blue ceiling provides a pleasant ambiance for a meal. There is nothing wrong with the food itself, but the dishes are not very memorable either. In summer, you may try to have a coffee or drink here, or on the outdoor terrace.

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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

Our insitut goes on a research trip each year. This time it was Berlin and we also went to Potsdam to see Sans Souci. We had scheduled a lunch at the Drachenhaus in Potsdam and were highly disappointed. The waiter wasn't present enough in our (open door) separée, which ended in colleagues getting up and to place some beverage orders.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Great food. After walking around the Schloss Sans Souci and the Orangerie and through the park you come to this little restaurant in a quiet setting. The waiter was very helpful and the food was excellent. Highly recommended. A must.

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Warsaw, Poland
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

The food was fine, fresh and tasty, although not excellent. But what I didn't like was unfriendly waiter, who in the end didn't agree to honour my discont (berlin visit card) because I didn't asked for it before ordering but few minutes later, so obviously my check was still open. And without that discount it is a little pricey I... More

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Boston
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180 reviews 180 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2012

During our recent visit to Germany we visited Potsdam and we were fortunate to have the opportunity to have lunch at Drachenhous. This place fits nicely with touring San Soucci in the morning (get there early) and then stolling thgough the garden before touring the New Palace in the afternoon. Its a little tricky to find if you are moving... More

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

A perfect spot to eat and rest touring the sanssouci park most tourists would start the gardens from sansoucci - so by the time youre heading toward the Neu Palais - this is a perfect spot to stop ant eat or drink. The 70 odd steps up from the road (Maulbeer road) are well wortn the climb - and the... More

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Springfield, MO
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

Hidden amongst the beauty of Park Sanssouci is this wonderful restaurant which should not be missed by visitors to the park and palaces. Aside from the chance to dine in a historic building, the food and service here are among the best in greater Berlin. Soups made from radish greens or hibiscus flowers, wonderful fresh salads with house-made dressings, and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2012 via mobile

A great place to take a break while enjoying the Sanssouci Park: fresh seasonal food, friendly service and a matchless setting. Who'd have expected that in a place with an almost guaranteed supply of customers? Brilliant.

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