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Mephisto

Grimmaische Str. 2-4, 04109 Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
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Ranked #20 of 544 Restaurants in Leipzig
Cuisines: Bar
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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51 reviews 51 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Last night we spend some time here, having a few drinks. It's a great bar, friendly atmosphere. The bartenders working there on Saturday the 23rd (aug)definitely took great pride in making the most amazing cocktails. We'll be back for more!

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Jerusalem, Israel
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Right on top of the famous Auerbach's Keller but a campy and fun decor. Prices reasonable and a quiet place to have drinks and chat (notice the painting on ceiling)

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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This is not Auerbach's Keller but it has more atmosphere and its just above the famous restaurant. The prices aeasonable than the Keller.re lower, the decor campily fun, and the prices far more r

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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153 reviews 153 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

After the wonderful pianist finished her repertoire, Mephisto shrieked from the ceiling rose with a puff of smoke. Great coffee and cocktails too.

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Epping, United Kingdom
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93 reviews 93 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

live music, mock satanic sound effects. Waiter was a bit stern, but did produce food at 11pm A place you ought to visit having made it ti the city

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Amersham, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014 via mobile

Spent an enjoyable evening here drinking well made and reasonably priced cocktails. Comfortable seating and decent service. Amusing Faustian touches and good live music added to the experience. Another review comments that it was smoky, which, periodically during the evening it was. However it's clear from this and other bars that smoking has not been banned in bars and restaurants... More

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Paderborn, Germany
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29 reviews 29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

We didn't fancy a meal at the affiliated Auerbachskeller (famously the erstwhile haunt of Goethe and setting for a scene in his play "Faust") so a quick drink at the bar upstairs (in the Madler Passage) seemed apt as it was -11C outside. Smaller than it's reputation leads you to believe, Mephisto is a proper, old-style European bar, offering everything... More

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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

Like to eat while people puff cigarette smoke in your air supply? Just want a limited choice of cakes in small servings? Perfect. Otherwise run. Fast.

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Portland, Oregon
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52 reviews 52 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2013

We sat outside for optimal people watching but went inside for a bit to enjoy the atmospheric show that happens from time to time throughout the evening. Great wine and champagne for fair prices and I loved the location in the covered passage-style shopping area. We stopped here before moving on to dinner nearby.

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