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Rheinzollstrasse 8, 56068 Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
0261 / 153 13
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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Great location along the river and full view of the boats passing. As for the menu, large selection and goes across the board. It was good average food....their fries might be lacking but the rest of the choices were excellent.

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 16, 2015
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Germany
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55 reviews 55 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Great location along the river and full view of the boats passing. As for the menu, large selection and goes across the board. It was good average food....their fries might be lacking but the rest of the choices were excellent.

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Rome, Italy
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108 restaurant reviews
406 helpful votes 406 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

We had dinner at Winzerstube restaurant after a day in Koblenz. The restaurant is on the Rhine, closed to Deutsches Eck. The interior was rustic, but nice. The waiter didn't speak english but the service was prompt. We ordered: entrée (soup and a “bruschetta” that appear more as a small pizza) and main dishes (wiener schnitzel and a steak) The... More 

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Sibiu, Romania
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7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

With some background - this is one of the bad restaurant experiences we had in Germany - but by far the worst, yet! First came the white wine - sour almost like vinegar, but at least well chilled. Then came the "Hungarian" Goulash - and it had nothing to do with the name: just some brown and salty water with... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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41 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Our tour guide brought us to this restaurant to savour the famous German Knuckles. We had one each and honestly it looked quite nice on the plate, but to my disappointment, the meat was tasteless and the skin of the knuckle which was supposed to be crackling, was not crackling at all. In fact, it was quite tough. The soup... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

This was a very cozy restaurant in Koblenz. The food choices were broad and one could choose from typical German food to international dishes. I liked the fact that they had a menu in English. The staff was helpful with the choice of wine and dishes, even so their English was not that good. The house wine was tasty and... More 

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Sprimont, Belgium
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53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

This is a nice place to try German food at the corner of the Mosel and the Rhein. The menu is huge and the staff very friendly. A translation in English is also available. We tried some XXL schnitzels for less than €16, this was definitively a large meal for hungry men! Finally, the interior of the restaurant was also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

This was my favorite meal during our 22 day stay in Europe this Summer. Dined out on the patio, overlooking the Rhein river, while musicians played nearby. I had a meal with salmon, spinach, rice and shrimp, covered with a nice sauce. Plus a couple glasses of wine. It was absolutely delicious! Another one of us had a meal with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2013 via mobile

Good variety of German cuisine for good prices. The serving size was huge!! Location on the Rhine and close to Deutsches Eck. Service was prompt and friendly.

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Hamilton
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55 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2012

We had finished our day of bike riding and site seeing along the Rhine and decided to look for a restaurant overlooking the river with a patio. We wanted the view of the barges and cruise ships and weren't really dressed for dining in a nice restaurant setting. Several other bike riders were already eating on the patio so we... More 

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Loughton, United Kingdom
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

has a nice terrace overlooking the Rhine. good service and a range of German dishes. Wine by the glass & 1/2 litre

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  • Address: Rheinzollstrasse 8, 56068 Koblenz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Rhineland-Palatinate  >  Koblenz
  • Phone Number: 0261 / 153 13

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