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Knochenhauer Amtshaus Gaststube

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Markt 7, 31134 Hildesheim, Lower Saxony, Germany
+49 5121 2889909
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9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 8
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
When you're not in a hurry

This is a very nice restaurant for its typical German interior, for its typical German menu, for the overall atmosphere. If you think about having something on the go, don't even consider this place since service goes from slow to very slow to incredibly slow. I think very slow is the standard. But... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 20, 2014
Yves D
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Vicenza, Italy
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Vicenza, Italy
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This is a very nice restaurant for its typical German interior, for its typical German menu, for the overall atmosphere. If you think about having something on the go, don't even consider this place since service goes from slow to very slow to incredibly slow. I think very slow is the standard. But if you are not in a hurry... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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63 reviews 63 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

The argentinian steak is the best of the menu, the rest is cheap, low quality food. Bier is fantastic though, so are the spirits. More of a drinking place than a good cuisine.

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Connecticut USA
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114 reviews 114 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

The venue - great. The historic decoration of the restaurant - impressive. The food was somewhat bland and run-of-the-mill. Stick with beer and pretzels -you cant go wrong with that.

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Leverkusen, Germany
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364 reviews 364 reviews
221 restaurant reviews
171 helpful votes 171 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2013

We loved the location, being able to sit outside in the main square. The food was, however, only of average quality. The choice was rather limited. I had the recommended spare ribs which came "naked" and accompanied by a side bowl with tomato salsa (supposedly spicy...). The best part was the local draught beer. By the way, they do a... More 

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Harelbeke, Belgium
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48 reviews 48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2013

The food at Knochenhauer Amtshaus is excellent, especially the 'Bratkartoffeln' are deliciously crisp. The service is quick, the staff are very friendly and helpful and having a meal on the terrace surrounded by the beautifully restored historic buildings on the Market square of Hildesheim is pure heaven.

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Denmark
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

We had reservation for 5 people. We were seated at a table where there were only room for 4 adults. Sat for 30 minutes without anybody to serve us. Finally got the servers attention and got a new table. We ordered food and drinks, and food arrived before our drinks. Food was ok but menu very touristy.

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San Diego
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48 reviews 48 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

Seemed pretty touristy at first but we were tourist. I ordered Schnitzel with mushrooms and it was good. My husband ordered Schnitzel with camembert cheese and cranberries and it was heavenly.

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Holzminden, Germany
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41 reviews 41 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2010

We have been in a big group visiting the Restaurant in the evening. Reservation was done and our group was placed on the second floor. A buffet was offered to us with several options ( cold and warm ). The service is OK and the people take care about you. The food was OK but surprisingly "nothing special" or "regional".... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Markt 7, 31134 Hildesheim, Lower Saxony, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Lower Saxony  >  Hildesheim
  • Phone Number: +49 5121 2889909

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: German
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm

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