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An der Zeltinger Brucke, Bernkastel-Kues, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49(0)6532 / 9515-0
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Description: This is a historic brew house monastery that has a large restaurant and...
This is a historic brew house monastery that has a large restaurant and bar. It is in the Mosel Valley of Germany.
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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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My traveling comrade and I had our first meal in this region of Germany at the Brauhaus Kloster Machern. It was becoming autumn in Germany, but the sun was warm so we took advantage of the opportunity to sit outside and have a hefeweizen, a riesling and a light lunch. The location is inspiring... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 NEW

My parents live close by, when im there ill never forget to have an "Machern Hell" beer. One of the best that excists. The food is also really great: i prefer the "haxe"

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

My traveling comrade and I had our first meal in this region of Germany at the Brauhaus Kloster Machern. It was becoming autumn in Germany, but the sun was warm so we took advantage of the opportunity to sit outside and have a hefeweizen, a riesling and a light lunch. The location is inspiring, with surrounding vineyards, and the Kloster... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Our first visit was a sunny day when we found the Brauhaus and decided to stop for lunch on the terrace. The waiter was very friendly, the food was great and as rain threatened the waiter invited us to finish our drinks inside. We enjoyed is so much we decide to drive 35 minutes there for dinner two days later... More 

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Mainz, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We were introduced to Kloster Machern by friends who were full of praise for the venue. Parking is limited and can need a lot of maneuvering, The buildings and grounds are well manicured and pleasant to view. The shop is touristic and overpriced. The outside dining area, on a paved terrace, is typical of Biergarten in Germany. What can be... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

We stumbled across the Bauhaus and were delighted by our find. The building itself is very imposing and the courtyard areas seemed very attractive too. The weather hadn't been warm enough for us so we chose to eat inside. The main bar and restaurant are very tastefully decorated and the seating areas are also very comfortable. We were welcomed and... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

The restaurant is run by the most unprofessional manager that I have had the utmost displeasure of encountering. He was incredibly condescending and rude to our entire party. He is the antithesis of "customer service." We didn't get to order because he made such a big deal about two people in our party that did not want to partake in... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

Surrounded by the beautiful surroundings of the Mosel valley vineyards lies this wonderful building Full of character and charm, this old monastery is now a brewery & restaurant The steaks were cooked perfect and the service excellent The own brew beer was delicious Highly recommended

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Antwerp, Belgium
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

large tourist trap, seem to have been a monastery (but closed down by Napoleon) lots of place - beers and food (of a mediocre quality) large parking lot

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013

We have eaten here a couple different times, including a large group dinner in the private downstairs dining area. The food is traditional German fare; very tasty and filling. They brew their own beer too which was flavorful with a couple different varieties. If the weather is nice, you could easily sit outside all day long. It’s a great stop... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

2nd time I've visited this establishment and I think it was even better on this occasion. Fantastic food, great setting and good service. In addition to Bernkastel-Kues being one of the coolest places on earth to visit.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: An der Zeltinger Brucke, Bernkastel-Kues, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Rhineland-Palatinate  >  Bernkastel-Kues
  • Phone Number: +49(0)6532 / 9515-0

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: German

Description

This is a historic brew house monastery that has a large restaurant and bar. It is in the Mosel Valley of Germany.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 12:00 am

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