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All 712 Dresden Restaurants

PulverTurm an der Frauenkirche

An der Frauenkirche 12, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany (Innere Altstadt)
0351 26 26 0 - 0
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Ranked #38 of 712 Restaurants in Dresden
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $12 - $18
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Neighborhood: Innere Altstadt
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Polish first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Kirkland, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

This was a great little spot for dinner. It's in the basement of the old armory so the theme is medieval. They have both a German and an English menu and most of the servers spoke English. The prices were reasonable and the food was delicious. I would recommend making a reservation as it was very busy.

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Dresden, Sachsen, Germany
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I have been here at least four times with guests from out of town. They all liked it very much. I really like the atmosphere and the "buskers" who come to the tables when the food is being prepared are a really cool idea in my opinion. I don't particularly like Saxon food myself but I won't let that influence... More 

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Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We ate outside , but after walking around the inside I wish we had eaten inside as it was really fun inside and also since it is on the outside edge of the fussgangerzone it lacks the people watching fun of more centrally located cafes. The food was good but not as nice as the ambiance.

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Strasbourg, France
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Couldn't say of the food, as we left because of the staff's attitude.....We sat and the waiter throwed us the menus, but had to wait to order at least 10minutes, and nobody came to ask. In addition to this, we had no chance to seat in the front room(it was raining hard and cold day, so no way for its... More 

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Melle , Belgium
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115 reviews 115 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Located next to the "Frauenkirche" and under "Coselpalais" this is a typical German restaurant. Although they have an English version of their website, they were amazed that we spoke English. At first it was a 10 minute wait for menu and then another 20 minutes for order. The food was on the brink and as example sauce was prepared with... More 

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Heidelberg, Germany
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

We have been there with two of us. The service was not attentive and slow even for the drinks they had to come twice. The waiting time for the food was acceptable, the portions have been reasonable and okay for a touristy place. Pricing was very fair.

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Doha, Qatar
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I would recommend PulverTurm for the atmosphere. The decor inside the restaurant and the band visiting all the tables/taking requests was great. The service was fast and friendly. The food was ok, I think it would have been a lot better if it wasn't so salty.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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38 reviews 38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

This is one of the gem restaurants of Dresden. The food that I had was authentic Saxony. The outdoor seating across from the historic Frauenkirche was breathtaking at night. An overall wonderful experience.

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France
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59 reviews 59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

The restaurant is below street level in a restored cellar but has outdoor seating as well. The menu features a lot of pork in a variety of preparations. The grilled suckling pig and Schweinhaxe are both excellent, served with sauerkraut and potato dumpling in quantities that we could not finish. There are a small number of non-pork dishes and vegetarians... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Very good food and great atmosphere! We both had the suckling pig and it was delicious. There was a guy entertaining the tables with cars tricks, and live music.

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Additional Information about PulverTurm an der Frauenkirche

Address: An der Frauenkirche 12, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
Phone Number: 0351 26 26 0 - 0
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Saxony  >  Dresden>  > Innere Altstadt
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 12 - 18

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