We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Forsterbrau Central Bolzano

via Goethe 6, 39100 Bolzano, Italy
+390471977243
Improve this listing
Ranked #33 of 275 Restaurants in Bolzano
Price range: $23 - $31
Cuisines: Italian, Brew Pub
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Write a Review

265 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    60
    132
    51
    16
    6
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Berlin, Germany
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

When having dinner in Försterbräu Central, we were pleased by the great service and high quality food we experienced there. The staff was friendly, very observing and our requests were quickly served. Location is central and nice, very "Alto Adige" and it felt pleasant to sit outside on the terrace on a summer evening. We were having fresh grilled fish... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Branford, CT
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We walked past Piazza Walther and discovered this restaurant located in a beautiful Austrian-styled building. My wife had Hungarian goulash with dumplings, and I had traditional Italian lasagna. We didn't order beer, not fully realizing that they brewed it there. Both meals were quite good, though the lasagna was just OK, but tasty. Loved the salada mista, with a huge... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Naxxar Malta
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

I checked on Trip advisor prior the Holiday, told my friends that this might interest us as we like beer, went there and we really enjoyed the delicious meal which is very fast and enjoyed couple of beers in this warm nice and friendly restaurant. Recommended for the Maltesers who like beer and a super meal.

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Francisco, California
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014 via mobile

At first I would like to say that quality is very high, but the service is super high! All the staff is very nice and friendly. It is very clear that they care about their job and they try to carry on their task in a very devoted way, caring about the client. Most of all they are smiling and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Moscow, Russia
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

I visited this place with a group of 10 friends with children for lunch. Some friends like beer and a sign with a local brand of beer was the only reason we decided to stay at this place. The restaurant was overcrowded and we waited for a large table for about ten minutes. After the order the food arrived very... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Izmir, Turkey
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

i visited this place at lunch with my son. it was completely full but luckily we found a table in about fie minutes. comparing to this crowd they are fast. we ordered tirol plate, tagliatelle with venison ragu and porcini mushroom, gulasch and bauern teller. tirol plates were classical with meat and cheese, tagliatelle and gulasch were good. bauern teller... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Firenze, Italy
Top Contributor
108 reviews 108 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

We have lunch here whenever we visit Bolzano....and this time we are staying above Bolzano in San Genesio for some hiking, but came down on the Cable car and walked over for a lunch and some shopping. It is always packed with people and somehow the atmosphere is lively and fun and yet the food consistently good. Today's lunch of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kiev, Ukraine
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

Food - poor or mediocre at best, bruscetta was just a piece of bread with tomatoes and baby mozarella, virtually no basil; beef carpaccio was dry and tasteless; pasta was the only thing that was OK. Beer - home-brewed (at least claimed it), but tasted good. Service - waiters were engaged with discussing latest news, and paid little attention to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bolzano, Italy
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

I have been going to Forst for lunch for many years and have taken (and recommended) friends and family there for lunches and dinners - always excellent. The food is very good value for money with all "primi" under €10 and yet the portions are almost always huge - often too much for me but if you have a big... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Venice, Italy
Top Contributor
283 reviews 283 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2012

I recently had lunch at the Forsterbrau Restaurant which is located in the center of historic downtown Bolzano. The restaurant was very busy with the lunch crowd and I noticed people waiting in line to for a table to become available. I selected this restaurant because I've been here on previous occasions and know that the service is efficient and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2

Travelers who viewed Forsterbrau Central Bolzano also viewed

Bolzano, South Tyrol Province
Bolzano, South Tyrol Province
 
Bolzano, South Tyrol Province
Bolzano, South Tyrol Province
 

Been to Forsterbrau Central Bolzano? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Forsterbrau Central Bolzano, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing