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Silber strasse 22, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
0231 1206362
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10:00 am - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Takeout

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  • 24
    Excellent
  • 48
    Very good
  • 23
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 5
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good Modern Italian

This restaurant highlight is that there's no need of waiters, so you go ask for your food, you wait for it standing up in a line and then balance your tray to look for an available place to seat. The plus side is that you get to see how the cooks are preparing your food and actively asking you... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 8, 2015
gaby_caballero
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Dortmund, Germany
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
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English first
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Food is good. Staff is friendly and helpful. It's not a restaurant though. More a canteen experience.

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Dortmund, Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This restaurant highlight is that there's no need of waiters, so you go ask for your food, you wait for it standing up in a line and then balance your tray to look for an available place to seat. The plus side is that you get to see how the cooks are preparing your food and actively asking you what... More 

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Cambridge
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61 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We have enjoyed Vapiano food in Germany and Sweden before, with the only problem being the queues, which can mean family members eating at different time. Looking for a place for a quick lunch on Sunday, we noticed Vapiano just opening, which allowed us to beat the queues and find a table. Some reviewers compare Vapiano to a canteen, but... More 

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Gdansk, Poland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Good looking and quite big location of Vapiano. Very tasty Italian food made really quick. I can recommend some pastas.

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Dortmund, Germany
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Me and my partner wanted to visit this restaurant for the first time. The place was very crowded, so we just had a quick look around if there is any free table available. There was none, so we passed the queue in front of the door and got out. All of a sudden the employees begin to shout behind our... More 

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Lommel, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The concept of this restaurant is very simple: you pick a table and start to act as the waiter using a piece of credit card type plastic to record the drinks & food ordered and picked up yourselves from the various counters and kitchen stations. Although it was busy there was never a long line in front of those; you... More 

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Dortmund, Germany
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

In the summer time,if you want to have a snack for lunch time just go to Vapiano in Dortmund. Best ouside seating and enjoy the view and location .

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

A bit difficult to understand if you have never been there before. You take a card and tray and queue up at one of the serving stations at the kitchen. You tell the chef/cook what you want and he/she cooks it in front of you. All the ingredients are fresh and portion controlled in individual packets. When cooked you scan... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

i really dont get all the hype around this place by all the german friends, this is just a fast food chain, with just ok food.

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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013 via mobile

I went in this fabulous restaurant during my trip in Germany. It was by far the best restaurant and best concept that I saw during my trip. Excellent kitchen with great design. The only thing that I didn't like is that the staff weren't able to communicate in English, apart from the lady in the entrance..

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Additional Information about Vapiano

Address: Silber strasse 22, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Phone Number: 0231 1206362
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Dortmund
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 8 - 23
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Silber strasse 22, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Dortmund
  • Phone Number: 0231 1206362

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 8 - 23
  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
10:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 1:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?