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221 N Minnesota St, New Ulm, MN 56073-1731
507-359-2071
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Our party of six (3 senior couples) dines at Veigel's Kaiserhoff on a Tuesday during May. The decor is what one should expect in a quality German restaurant. Our waitress was pleasant and helpful in answering our menu questions. Our food was well prepared, tasty and plentiful.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 14, 2015
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Blue Grass, Iowa
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Blue Grass, Iowa
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135 reviews 135 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Our party of six (3 senior couples) dines at Veigel's Kaiserhoff on a Tuesday during May. The decor is what one should expect in a quality German restaurant. Our waitress was pleasant and helpful in answering our menu questions. Our food was well prepared, tasty and plentiful.

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Cloquet, Minnesota
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47 reviews 47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

This place reminded me of an old supper club that has seen better days........granted - we were there on a Monday night so it wasn't busy but to have have half of the dining room shut down with the lights off - it created an odd atmosphere. I didn't order German food so my food was just average - my... More 

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Rodenbach, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

For a starter, my wife had the mushroom, wild rice soup which was like drinking a can of soup. She had the Schnitzel and it was thick, not thinned with a meat tenderizer, and the breading was not crispy. Her side dish was the Spätzle, which was doughy. I had the Bratwurst with warm potato salad, which was nothing special.... More 

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New Ulm, Minnesota
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Not sure if the cook was having an off day for some of the reviewers? Every time I've been here the food has been awesome. Love the German potato salad! Lots of nice little rooms so you don't have to be right next to someone.

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Lake Crystal, Minnesota
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63 reviews 63 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I deceided to try this restaurant again after a few months. The last time we ate there the food was acceptable and thought to give it another try. Not sure what happened but this time the food was horribble. Clearly nothing here is fresh made anymore. I am sure one of those food shows would have a... More 

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Minnesota City, Minnesota
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Despite the mixed reviews I've read on the VK, I thought I'd give it a try since we were going to be in town and it supposedly was known for it's German dishes. We ate lunch here on Saturday, it was not busy, service was decent but the food was horrible. My wife and I had two different German dishes,... More 

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david.pattison@chrobinson.com
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79 reviews 79 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

this is a New Ulm institution. the german fare is still decent enough, but the place is starting to show signs of age. we happened in on a Saturday early evening, and it wasn't very busy. don't know if things picked up later. we had sauerkraut balls which were good, the german sampler for 2 which was decent, and apple... More 

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White Bear Lake, Minnesota
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28 reviews 28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

We ate there before watching the parade the day after Thanksgiving. Service was good a and the was OK. The deep fried sauerkraut balls were cold in the middle, but tasted good. The braised pork ribs and sauerkraut were rather bland and you only got 4 little ribs but a lot of kraut. Hamburger and french fries were very good.... More 

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Hudson, Wisconsin, United States
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Spaetzle is horrid. Schnitzel is mediocre. Red cabbage was pretty delicious though. Service friendly, but slow. Won't go here again. Not worth the price.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

The sauce on the ribs are the best thing I have ever tasted! Also, make sure to get the Ray's salad, amazing!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 221 N Minnesota St, New Ulm, MN 56073-1731
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  New Ulm
  • Phone Number: 507-359-2071

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: German

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