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Bistro Ristorante Rucola

Innenstadt
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Berger Strasse 15, 60316 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
069 - 40 59 06 89
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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: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 23
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Tuesday dinner

Was invited to have a dinner. Slightly confusing experience. Tuesday night. Supposed not to be too busy. Somehow the staff managed to make it busy. Ok. Antipasti, risotto, fish, tuna were perfect. Meat and truffel pasta need to improve. We were a group of 10. Most of us really happy. Most likely... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 1, 2015
Joni N
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Darmstadt, Germany
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136 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were a group of five and reserved in advance to ensure we got a table. The waiter was welcoming but after that service was not very good. Two of us ordered starters - one was sent back because it was not correct and my minestrone soup was lukewarm and not very good. From arrival we waited for an hour... More 

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77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015 via mobile

Was invited to have a dinner. Slightly confusing experience. Tuesday night. Supposed not to be too busy. Somehow the staff managed to make it busy. Ok. Antipasti, risotto, fish, tuna were perfect. Meat and truffel pasta need to improve. We were a group of 10. Most of us really happy. Most likely would go again.

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Thank Joni N
Civitanova Marche, Marche, Italy
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015 via mobile

Delicious pizza and mouthwatering desserts! A great Italian restaurant in Frankfurt.... go there if u wanna try the real taste of Italian food! PS. The service is really fast

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Thank Francesca N
Frankfurt, Germany
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148 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

I am originally a New Yorker, but now reside in Germany. If you know New Yorkers, we are very convinced our pizza is the best in the world. Unlike other New Yorkers, however, I have traveled all over the world, and in most countries I have also tried their pizza. OK, not every NY pizza is the best, but a... More 

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Thank Fluglotse1
Vancouver
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427 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 349 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

We were staying at the Westin and thus was recommended as a good nearby pizza. I asked the waiter if he was featured in a photo on the wall and he said no, it was from 1971. I said that I was in Ffm then and always went to Pizza Petro in Sachsenhausen and he said that the photo was... More 

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Thank Coylum
Frankfurt, Germany
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51 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2013

A great place to eat with family, friends or for business, great Italian food at a reasonable price, family run restaurant been around for many years I was told. The waiters all speak English witch is good, summer time it's the best place to eat out side on the Berger strasse.i have been eating here regular for the pass 4... More 

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Thank fletch305
London, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013 via mobile

I don't get the fuss, this place comes highly recommended, the pizza is average, pasta so so. And the secundi platti forget about it.. Terrible open wines.....Busy with the locals though, maybe because its fairly priced, but it's nothing to get excited about

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Thank Gjarrs
Singapore, Singapore
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118 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2012

Colleague invited me to this restaurant. When we arrived I was quite skeptical as from outside it looked more like a cheap, old fashion Italian bistro in Germany i.e. not good. Now, the ambience in this case is a wrong indication of what food you can expect. As always I have asked for staff reco and ended up with octopus... More 

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Thank PleasuresHunt
Barcelona, Spain
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2012

The food was excellent for the price range, the staff were very helpful and made good recommendations. On top of that the wine was also good. The reason I rated this only Average was that on top of the standard taxes and service charges added to my >200EUR bill, I found a very questionable 10EUR on my bill for cigarettes...which... More 

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Milan, Italy
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

No offence but I've lived in Italy for a while and I could tell the difference between good and bad pizzas. Not only that the dough was hard, the topping was lacking the aroma of fresh ingredients. The type and the amount of cheese isnt the same as what the Italians put, let alone the authenticity of proposed menu. The... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Berger Strasse 15, 60316 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Frankfurt>  > Innenstadt
  • Neighborhood: Innenstadt
  • Phone Number: 069 - 40 59 06 89

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Business meetings
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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?