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Scherfgasse 4, 99423 Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
03643 779337
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Traditional Thuringian food at a good value

If you’re looking for traditional Thuringian food and good Köstrizer Schwarzbier (13.90€), this is your place. The restaurant is darkly lit, for me a perfect setting to consume typical German food (heavy, meaty) and drink good beer. The choice of the food is not extensive. We also had... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
Larry F
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Iowa City, Iowa
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  • Local cuisine
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Bischofsheim, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Location is very nice. Historical place. Selection of food and drinks is ok. Quality is average. A place for tourists.

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Iowa City, Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

If you’re looking for traditional Thuringian food and good Köstrizer Schwarzbier (13.90€), this is your place. The restaurant is darkly lit, for me a perfect setting to consume typical German food (heavy, meaty) and drink good beer. The choice of the food is not extensive. We also had Schwartzbierbraten(14.90€), and sauerbraten rotkohl(14.90€). The Thuringian potato dumplings were tasty and are... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

We checked when the last service was as we were going to the opera. We got to the restaurant half an hour before the promised

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

We didn't have a reservation on a Friday night and were lucky to find a couple of places free at a larger table; the restaurant was busy and obviously popular with locals. The menu was pretty much all traditional dishes from the region, the food was quite heavy with a big emphasis on meat and dumplings. Our meals came with... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Gemütlich und lecker. The restaurant is darkly lit which some might find off-putting but it makes for a more intimate setting. I like the German system of placing random people at large tables together where friendly conversations can strike up. The food is quite good - hearty fare with the famous Thuringian dumplings. I had the sauerbraten. Good food at... More 

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glasgow
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We went in here but only had a beer as it was very busy with tour groups. My husband enjoyed his beer but I didn't like the ambience. The service was adequate

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

I was brought to this restaurant while on a work training course. A large number of the course delegates attended the dinner which did not pose a problem to the staff. The food was very good, if not a little unknown to me due to it being very heavily influenced by the region. However while I may not have been... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 via mobile

It was a wet Monday and the first two restaurants we were aiming for were closed. We didn't want Italian or Indian - plenty of those back in London -so we wandered into this restaurant on spec and we were very pleased. A pleasant atmosphere, friendly service and good honest German food. The English menu was suspiciously different from the... More 

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Charmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

Not posh but excellent food and nice people. The food is local and traditional and good value. The service was perfect and if I have time we will go back.

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Sao Paulo, Brasil
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

Nice restaurante serving traditional Thuringian food and the delicious Köstrizer Schwarzbier. Ambience is nice; prices are ok. It is usually very sought-after, so it is a good idea to make a reservation. Those who don´t have a reserved table might be seated in large, communitary tables. Not a problem for us, but might not be usual or comfortable for some.... More 

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Address: Scherfgasse 4, 99423 Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
Phone Number: 03643 779337
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Thuringia  >  Weimar
Cuisine: German

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Scherfgasse 4, 99423 Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Thuringia  >  Weimar
  • Phone Number: 03643 779337

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: German

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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