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Zur Steipe

Hauptmarkt 14, 54290 Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
0651 1455456
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Ranked #81 of 227 Restaurants in Trier
Cuisines: German
Dining options: Reservations
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 NEW

Trier is a very pleasant place with great architecture. Zur Steipe building is also good to look at. We needed a drink and popped in here. The selection of cakes was fantastic. We were met at the counter by a pleasant lady who after acknowledging my intro in German kindly switched to English to explain we select a cake and... More

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Reichenbach, Germany
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

I've lived in Germany for 14 years and this is by far the most unpleasant experience I have had at a German Restaurant- especially with plate prices in excess of 18 Euros. First, we entered and just stood there without a greeting as multiple employees walked past us. After standing there for some time, we finally decided to take seat... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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431 reviews 431 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
227 helpful votes 227 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Trier is a nice town with much heritage; when I visited, there was also an extended Easter Market with many market stalls, live music etc. The question was, where to have a late lunch. Having no information about Trier restaurants (Free wi-fi hasn't reached Trier yet), we looked around the main market place, expecting elevated prices. We could not be... More

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Wichita, Kansas
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187 reviews 187 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013 via mobile

If you are looking for rude service then this is the place for you. During our week stay in Germany this is the only place that we were made to feel unwelcome. After an unpleasant exchange with a very rude and snobbish server we decided to take our business elsewhere. Unlike the terminator, I will not be back. If you... More

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Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Walking around Trier we just happened upon Zur Steipe... All I can say is "wow". Besides it being a perfect place for my wife and I to escape into the quiet indoors, the food was amazing. The service was great, but I won't quickly forget how nice the food was. The location was perfect and though we were staying just... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013 via mobile

I normally don't balk at prices but €15 for a plate of pasta too heavy on the olive oil wasn't a great value. The location and service were unbeatable though, and we enjoyed our lunch there. During our city tour we learned just how historic this place is, and that alone would make it worth visiting, as does its central... More

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Cumbernauld, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

This restaurant sits in a lively square; we sat outside under the protection of the parasols on a very hot and sunny day in July. Service was very good and the menu was in multiple languages including english which was a great help, they also had a children’s menu for our son. My wife and I both had the steak... More

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Gloucester
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61 reviews 61 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

The day we visited Trier was very sunny and warm so we ate lunch outside under umbrellas. We had a good table looking onto the square and, despite the fact that the tables and chairs were all close together, the service was very good. We had a very nice meal at a reasonable price, particuarly considering the location. The whole... More

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Brussels
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140 reviews 140 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

Located at the Market Place of Trier; Serving aspergus in the season at reasonable prices; also fish and meat menus You can sit outside or inside in the cellar Local German beers and wines are available Note: no wines in bottle were proposed

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Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2013

Zur Steipe is a typical German 'Konditorei' on a great spot: the great market of Trier. When you stick to the sweet things (cakes in all kinds of flavours) you can have a wonderful time here. The 'kuchen' are terriffic and they serve (for Germany) a reasonable coffee along with them. You can also have lunch or dinner here, but... More

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