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The German Cafe

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1805 Paseo San Luis, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635-4613
+1 520-456-1705
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Authentic German Cuisine & Hospitality Including other International...
Authentic German Cuisine & Hospitality Including other International Specialties: Bringing Germany to Sierra Vista, Arizona
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  • 52
    Very good
  • 24
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  • 4
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  • 10
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great German Food

Lovely staff, great food. Small place with German decor. Worth the trip. Appropriately priced food. Desserts are made in house and delicious.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2015
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Vermont
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

To say we were disappointed is an understatement. Not only with the food but with the owner herself. She did not smile or greet us on entering (only 3 other tables occupied) but sat chatting the whole time we were there with customers at the next table, and then not even a "thanks for coming" as we walked out. My... More 

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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015 via mobile

Lovely staff, great food. Small place with German decor. Worth the trip. Appropriately priced food. Desserts are made in house and delicious.

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Hereford, AZ
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Small restaurant in Sierra Vista - somewhat hard to find - but well worth the effort. Friendly staff. Great food. Like my Grandmother made - home cooked and freshly prepared with authentic German style.

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Sierra Vista, Arizona
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

The snitzel is delicious, but DO NOT FORGET the Red Cabbage! It is fantastic! No it's not cheap, but the portions are good and the taste will be memorable. They sometime have a pretzel rolls that I really love!

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Tucson, Arizona
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74 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Tucson has such a diverse cosmos of cuisine it's almost staggering: Jamaican, Italian, Japanese, Puerto Rican, Polish, Mongolian, Middle Eastern--you name it and you could find a place to fill your exotic cravings. My mind is so BLOWN right now that there is not a single, solitary, German food place. Not a one. It should be illegal is what it... More 

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Sun City, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Great small local restaurant with good German food. Friendly staff and great decor on the walls. Soups are outstanding. Great slaw and potato salad.

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Tucson, Arizona
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65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

We were quite surprised to find a German restaurant in Sierra Vista, so had to try it out. The food is excellent, we had a bratwurst burger and schnitzel. I especially liked the authentic German potato salad and slaw. The cafe is small - we could hear the staff speaking German outside the kitchen. Definitely a great place to eat.

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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

I lived in Germany for ten years and this is the closest thing to a German Gasthaus that I've experienced back here in the world. If you want authentic Schnitzel, Bratwurst, German potato salad, or red cabbage this is the place to go in Sierra Vista. The next best thing to being stationed in Heidelberg. . . .

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

The restaurant offers typical German food - wholesome and excellent quality. The menu has a large selection of dishes, but a limited desert selection. Location is easy to find, on a street east of the Hwy 92, running parallel to Hwy 92.

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Gleeson. AZ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

The food and service were amazing. Not many tables so a reservation would be suggested. Very small with personal service, we had a party of 4, every entree was amazing. If you are visiting the area you must give this place a try, worth a drive as well. So glad I finally stumbled on this place, Sierra Vista is full... More 

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Additional Information about The German Cafe

Address: 1805 Paseo San Luis, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635-4613
Phone Number: +1 520-456-1705
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Sierra Vista
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 18
Cuisine: German, International, European

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1805 Paseo San Luis, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635-4613
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Sierra Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 520-456-1705

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 18
  • Cuisine: German, International, European

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business

Description

Authentic German Cuisine & Hospitality Including other International Specialties: Bringing Germany to Sierra Vista, Arizona
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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