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Restaurant Ratsschanke

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German, Grill, Gastropub
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Markt 3 | 35037 Marburg, 35037 Marburg, Hesse, Germany
+49 6421 13834
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11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Thu - Tue 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Outdoor Seating

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  • 21
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Nice view and good food

It takes a an effort to walk up to the castle, but the food and view are worth the effort. Both indoor and outdoor dining is available, but the menue outside is more limited.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 3, 2014
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Pittsburgh
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
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40 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Berlin, Germany
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I got what you'd expect from your corner German Kniepe - a tasty Schnitzel with a tasty Pfefferling sauce and spaetzle. It was good, but nothing special at all. The price wasn't bad, but you can get better for less at other places in Marburg. The location is top-notch, though.

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Zug, Switzerland
Top Contributor
227 reviews 227 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We had reserved a table indoors - but at the end of a hot touring day we realized that there was a large garden with an outdoor restaurant as well. Having our cocktails outdoors, the waiter advised us that we could only order from the full restaurant menu until 18:30. This being ok, I went inside to advise the manager... More 

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Pittsburgh
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

It takes a an effort to walk up to the castle, but the food and view are worth the effort. Both indoor and outdoor dining is available, but the menue outside is more limited.

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Motherwell
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Stopped in twice for a couple of meals. Restaurant is at a nice location just at the town square. It's quite narrow inside and has a nice historic feel / decor which adds to the atmosphere. Restaurant was busy and a couple of items weren't available from the menu on the first day, but were back on the menu the... More 

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Berlin, Germany
Top Contributor
109 reviews 109 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

I had a great meat at the Ratsschanke. They have traditional German food and prepare it well. The dining area has an old rustic feel which adds to the experience. Staff was friendly and attentive.

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Atlanta, GA
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275 reviews 275 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

Always a favorite while in Marburg. Food is so delicious with ample servings. My favorite spatzle... Everything here is good. The atmosphere and service is excellent and very good beers. It is located on the town square. Lunch or dinner are great times to visit.

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Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

I enjoyed the dinner experience in this place entirely; from the service to the quality of the food, everything was perfect.

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Darmstadt, Germany
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

If you are looking for a calm stop to eat something in the beautiful centre of Marburg, this is your place. The service is absolutely pro and pleasant. The food is good: a bit disappointed by the French fries from the supermarket bag, but great meat and vegetables, perfect beers. We ordered two dishes that were enough for three people.... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

We visited Ratsschanke on recommendations from Tripadvisor, while on a family day trip to Marburg. The restaurant is located in the main market square, but hidden away in a corner (near the Rathaus), in a building currently undergoing renovation. It is quite small, only 10 tables or so arranged in a long room, and so is not very convenient with... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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238 reviews 238 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
772 helpful votes 772 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

At least once a year I visit Marburg and my family and we then always make it a traditonal standard to visit the beautiful and historic Ratsschaenke located in the heart of the old town "Altstadt" and right next to the historic "Rathaus" (City Hall) and "Marktplatz" (market palce). This holiday period we went there three times and every single... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Markt 3 | 35037 Marburg, 35037 Marburg, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Marburg
  • Phone Number: +49 6421 13834

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 9 - 27
  • Cuisine: German, Grill, Gastropub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?