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Austrian-German Restaurant

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1400 Colonial Boulevard, The Restaurant Is in the Courtyard of Royal Palm Square, Fort Myers, FL 33907
+1 239-936-8118
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4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Helga and Helmut (chef) has been indulging their guests since 30 years...
Helga and Helmut (chef) has been indulging their guests since 30 years. Helga also owns a restaurant in Vienna. Their main goals are: make guests feel at home, let them enjoy fine food and make them having a good time.Therefore there's Inside and Outside seating available.Since 2008, we serve original Austrian and German dishes. Plus a selection of regional specialties.We are located inside the Royal Palm Square.
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Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Outdoor seating
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 178
    Excellent
  • 39
    Very good
  • 13
    Average
  • 10
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great food

Returned to the GA Restaurant this month - still great food - the inside of the restaurant was remodeled and it is clean and up to date with new hardwood floors. I will continue to come back !

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
Dltwrt
via mobile
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Outdoor seating
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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250 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

Returned to the GA Restaurant this month - still great food - the inside of the restaurant was remodeled and it is clean and up to date with new hardwood floors. I will continue to come back !

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

We had dinner here after a trip to Germany. It was excellent. Quality service, great prices and excellent food. Liver Dumpling Soup was the best. Apple Dumpling excellent. Chris, the server, excellent! You must go!

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Georgia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015 NEW

The only thing keeping this from a 5 star was the slow service. There were just too many table for 3 servers to take care of but they did their best and were friendly and helpful. The food was absolutely delicious and our server clearly knew the menu and the beer. The owner delivered many dishes himself and came by... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

We joint the buffet on Saturday. Oh what a buffet perfect food - schnitzels - meat - desserts --- of course best German beer! We really enjoyed the food and the accordion music playing - Was like an Oktoberfest. I'm not sure how often they have the Buffet but it was worth it Thank you

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London, Ontario, Canada
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121 reviews 121 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Went with friends to one of my favourites , appetizers of potatoe pancakes , carpaccio, and beef tartar helped friendly conversation. And then the main course of different schnitzels arrived. The waiter advised that the later the visit , the larger the portions. Obviously we were late. The portions were huge, and delicious ( lots for doggie bags) this place... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Excellent food and a fantastic staff. Handled weather-related seating problems (couldn't sit outside, where reservation was) politely and efficiently. Food was outstanding for all of us, including two Germans.

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Bonita Springs, Florida, United States
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

The food was excellent and the service outstanding. We arrived at 5;15 pm for dinner without reservations and they were willing to seat us inside.

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Port Charlotte, Florida
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Goos Lever A specialty made by Helmut and it was delicious and much appreciated. The last time I had goose lever was back in Europe many years ago and it brought back some wonderful memories. Thank you Helmut for the mouth watering surprise I really relished the meal very much. I know you have the best Schnitzel in South West... More 

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Bonita Springs, Florida
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

One of the most enjoyable dining experiences a person can have in Fort Myers, FL. The food is exceptional, the quality is outstanding and the entire staff is highly professional. We have had the pleasure of dining with Helga and Helmut since we discovered their restaurant 5 years ago. In all of our visits we have been made to feel... More 

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Fort Myers, Florida
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

The schnitzel is to die for. The buffet is varied and delicious. It is one of my favorite restaurants with great entertainment too.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1400 Colonial Boulevard, The Restaurant Is in the Courtyard of Royal Palm Square, Fort Myers, FL 33907
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-936-8118

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 22
  • Cuisine: German, Austrian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

Description

Helga and Helmut (chef) has been indulging their guests since 30 years. Helga also owns a restaurant in Vienna. Their main goals are: make guests feel at home, let them enjoy fine food and make them having a good time.Therefore there's Inside and Outside seating available.Since 2008, we serve original Austrian and German dishes. Plus a selection of regional specialties.We are located inside the Royal Palm Square.
Open Hours
Monday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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