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Lorsbacher Thal

Grosse Rittergasse 49-51, Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany (Sachsenhausen-Nord)
+49 (0)69 - 61 64 59
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Ranked #852 of 1,736 restaurants in Frankfurt
Cuisines: German
Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Sachsenhausen-Nord
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Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Sachsenhausen-Nord
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  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Ate here based on reviews from others, and because it is close to our hotel. Attractive garden with long tables plus some inside tables. Most people seemed to be drinking apfelwein. We tried it in another place and here and don't care for it. I ordered a beer, they have one (count 'em) ONE beer. In Germany. It was good,... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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46 reviews 46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

The food might even be good...but the service just ruins the experience. Too many tables for very few (2 actually) attendants. You get nervous before the ordering. The attendants never look at you - because they are also nervous. The food? Well....it is nice.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

A very cosy atmosphere, with the traditional rather dull wood panelling decoration, deer-horn lamps, earthenware jars... OK, you don´t go to this places for design ambiance or fancy dishes. Rather quick service, and they held our reservation for more than half and hour, because we couldn´t find a parking place (it´s impossible, on weekends). The best was the quality of... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013 via mobile

The Haxe was big and pretty good. Most other dishes were unfortunately not that great. Bratkartoffeln seemed be of the frozen variety. Good for a jug of Apfelwein, not sure about the food.

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Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
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123 reviews 123 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

Neat little place...tucked away from the street. Antlers on the walls, long shared tables...kind of a family run feeling.... Food was good but not extraordinary but they serve free applewine if you have the Frankfurt card/pass (there are coupons for some restaurants in the back of the book you get) It was worth a visit....much different atmosphere than I'm used... More

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Pisa, Italy
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79 reviews 79 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

If you like German cuisine, you must go there. They serve typical German food, which basically means pork and sausages, with potatoes and cabbages (Kraut) as side-dish. They also have traditional Frankfurter specialties, such as beef with green sauce and Apfelwein (an apple wine, which, however, differs from cider and, in my opinion, is not as good as beer, at... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2012

Our concierge recommended this restaurant. Upon entering we were the only diners. Was a little weird at first, but they treated us great. The food was outstanding and of course the service. I am sure the place is packed during the high season.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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52 reviews 52 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2010

Good local food, but terrible service (not enough staff available).

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London, UK
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2009

I can't believe there isn't a review of this already! I'm on my own in Frankfurt and knew that Sachsenhausen (south of the river) was the area to go for 'traditional' and found this place and was totally impressed! I've been lucky in that it is a pleasant September evening as it has a large courtyard with long tables under... More

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