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Maximilianstr. 12, 67346 Speyer, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
06232-78612
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:59 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 4
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
nice dinner in Speyer

at the old Rathause, this restaurant has received many Michelin reviews and recommendations. we had a fixed menu with shrimp salad plus sweet water fish. i had the medium rare Rib -Eye cooked to perfection with bratkatoffel. dessert of some kind of nut icecream was nice. the ´expresso Irish... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 17, 2015
stellakwongriechmann
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Hamburg, Germany
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Hamburg, Germany
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108 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

at the old Rathause, this restaurant has received many Michelin reviews and recommendations. we had a fixed menu with shrimp salad plus sweet water fish. i had the medium rare Rib -Eye cooked to perfection with bratkatoffel. dessert of some kind of nut icecream was nice. the ´expresso Irish coffee dessert also great. all in all, a great meal. my... More 

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43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015 via mobile

During our one day visit to the beautiful city Speyer we had a great dinner at the Ratskeller Biergarten which is just behind the city hall. Great for a hot summer evening. The food was excellent and nicely served. Surely value for money.

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Thank Jduits
Cannock, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

My company's head office is in Speyer, and they often take us to the Ratzkeller. The venue is very nice, with its rustic feel, eating down in the 'cellar'. Many people say the Domhof is the place to eat in Speyer, and it is very good, but I think the Ratzkeller just nicks it. Excellent food and drink. Worth a... More 

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Thank GaryMBR
Hervey Bay, Australia
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208 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Not totaly German agree but well presented and with good taste profile it is a good restaurant if your looking for a higherend option in Spreyer Service smooth and attention to detail

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Thank Stephen B
Brisbane, Australia
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66 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015 via mobile

A long way down the stairs and this huge cellar opens up. Very rustic place. Excellent food and service; nice seasonal menu, great selection of wines, really worth a visit. Place was quite busy with locals.

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31 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015 via mobile

What an experience! The cellar setting is great and amusing. The food is too good to pass up. If you have a chance, its worth coming down and taking a bite down underground. Worth it!

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Thank Andrey A
Mannheim, Germany
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

It is nicely located and the selection of dishes was good. Unfortunately, the waiter wanted to close the place soon at least for us and almost pushed us outside shortly before 22. He may have informed us when we entered at about 21:00.

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Heidelberg, Germany
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106 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Wonderful and historic dining room, in a cellar as the name indicates, with just the atmosphere you would expect! Nice menu, rather typical and nothing too exciting, but the food was very nice. Definitely a place to go to celebrate something special or even a romantic lunch.

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Thank Cialainen
Frankfurt, Germany
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51 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

This is a nicely atmospheric keller with low lighting, good Bischoff beer, and tasty local cuisine. It was necessary to use our pidgin Deutsch, but the waiter didn't bat an eye when taking an order for the Pfalz speciality saumagen (when in Die Pfalz....) Portions are plentiful, service prompt, and two large slices of spam-ish saumagen were both hearty and... More 

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Thank groundrod
Zagreb, Croatia
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73 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Nice place in the center of Speyer with a delicious food. Interior is is like old basement and it is nice, the service is good and the food is very good. It seam like it is a popular place because there was a lot of people.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Maximilianstr. 12, 67346 Speyer, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Rhineland-Palatinate  >  Speyer
  • Phone Number: 06232-78612

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: German
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:59 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:59 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:59 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:59 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:59 pm

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