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The German Cafe

1805 Paseo San Luis, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635-4613
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Ranked #1 of 114 Restaurants in Sierra Vista
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $5 - $18
Cuisines: Bakery, European, German, International
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Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
Description: Authentic German Cuisine & Hospitality Including other International Specialties: Bringing Germany to Sierra Vista, Arizona
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Mesa, Arizona
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49 reviews 49 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 NEW

The food was outstanding. I haven't had German food like this since I lived in Germany 16 years ago. Even in Germany this restaurant would stand out because the food is superb. One of the best meals I've had from a restaurant. Everything was perfect and truly German all the way. Calling it a cafe is appropriate perhaps, due to... More

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Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014 NEW

Great food - just like what we so loved so much when we lived in Germany. Will definitely be back when we return to Sierra Vista.

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Paw Paw, West Virginia
Top Contributor
96 reviews 96 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

While tiny, this restaurant serves outstanding German food. I visited it twice while on a business trip. I had the Curried Bratwurst and the Wiener Schnitzel, both being excellent. I hadn’t had curried bratwurst before and was surprised how well the two flavors combined. Be warned, the restaurant only accepts cash. Also, if you want a beer with your meal,... More

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Palmdale, CA
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Have eaten there several times, always excellent. everything made to order so there can be a little wait but worth it. Have tired a number of items never having found one I or my wife didn't like. And the desserts are to die for, all home made not Cisco. Never know what she will have as it always changes.

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New Jersey
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39 reviews 39 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The best is still the best. Potato pancake Reuben with cucumber salad. Chocolate pear cake. Open for lunch right into dinner. Good for us living with a 3 hour difference. Flavors are unique to this place. Put it anywhere and it would thrive. Service is great too.

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Austin, Texas
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 via mobile

Great onion and cream schnitzel, potato salad and cucumber salad. Super nice people. Our first night in Sierra Vista for the birding festival, found this highly recommended, very small place on Yelp and Trip Advisor. Great food, great service.

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Tucson, Arizona
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I was somewhat shocked when I saw this rated #1 restaurant in Sierra vista. Didn't know that many people knew about this amazing place. The food is incredible and the service is great. I try something new every time I go and am never disappointed. Take the family or a date and you won't be disappointed either.

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Yuma, Arizona
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Had dinner June 24th. The place can be a little bit hard to find if you don't know Sierra Vista (like we were) but once you find it you will not be disappointed. The place is small but for a Tuesday evening there was a good number of customers there. I had the Ruben and my wife had the German... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

Seating is tight, very small place. Food was Excellent, as was the Service. Highly recommend this place. Been back twice since my first visit.

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

My husband and I come here as often as we can because the food is VERY GOOD. The servers are friendly and helpful. The food is always delicious. The price is higher than we'd like but we really enjoy this little place.

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