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Villa Esche

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Parkstrasse 58, 09120 Chemnitz, Saxony, Germany
+493712361363
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Today
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Outdoor seating

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Culinary Art Nouveau

Villa Esche in Chemnitz is the first house Henri van de Velde, the Belgian Art Nouveau architect and designer, built in Germany for a textile manufacturer called Esche. The house is a Gesamtkunstwerk where every little details bears the stamp of van de Velde's genius. High expectations for a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 20, 2012
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Munich, Germany
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  • Outdoor seating
  • Reservations
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Munich, Germany
Top Contributor
129 reviews 129 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

Villa Esche in Chemnitz is the first house Henri van de Velde, the Belgian Art Nouveau architect and designer, built in Germany for a textile manufacturer called Esche. The house is a Gesamtkunstwerk where every little details bears the stamp of van de Velde's genius. High expectations for a restaurant on the estate. They are more than fulfilled. on a... More 

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Austin, Texas
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

This place should probably be the #1 restaurant in Chemnitz. After we finally found it, we had a great time. There was basically an option of 3 or 4 courses for the evening. I think it was two cuts of lamb for the entree that evening. Everything was cooked to perfection, service was prompt (by German standards). My only complaint... More 

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London
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108 reviews 108 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2010

The "Remise", or carriage-house, of the monstrously rich stocking-knitter Herbert Esche, who used his industrialist's fortune to build a villa overlooking Chemnitz (what four generations before him had saved, he spent on the house, as our guide put it, and my heavens, does it ever show!), is now a restaurant -- and, I believe, houses the kitchen from which events... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2010

The Villa Esche is one of the architectural showpieces of Chemnitz (although I myself do not go for the Jugendstil so much). But the restaurant is part of the complex and they aim for, and achieve, a refined setting with some elegance. The food is likewise somewhat refined and also tasty, including some traditional dishes that were quite good. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Parkstrasse 58, 09120 Chemnitz, Saxony, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Saxony  >  Chemnitz
  • Phone Number: +493712361363

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 29 - 37

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Outdoor seating
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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