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Reichswaldstrasse 1C, Ramstein-Miesenbach, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 6371 406770
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11:45 am - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:45 am - 11:30 pm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Food is ok....Not fantastic but it is ok. I took filetsteak on lavastone and my wife hamburger. steak was not so tender (which is strange for a filet) but taste good. Hamburger was huge but meat was a bit dry and salty. Ok for a night with friends....not for couples....restaurant is very noisy.

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Thank Roberto F
Ramstein-Miesenbach, Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As the name suggest everything is big but it's not great. I went a few times but the only thing I cared for was ordering my 3 liters of beer. The food is ok, edible at least. Overall it was a good time with friends and family.

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Thank Khemraj S
Germany
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ate probably the worst meal in Germany here. They are known for their big portions and that's pretty much all they have going for them. I wouldn't waste your time or money there!

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Thank louisebarrus
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the food; schnitzel and steak were off the charts. Great salad bar options, very large portions... Order small or bring home leftovers. Careful of beverage options vs room for food. Kids ate well too!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017 via mobile

In general in restaurants in the area you get your food early, only one instance in other place where I had to wait over 30 minutes. This place is the best of all the 20 eating places I visited fit the short period I stayed. Chefs really out performed themselves, my family just loved it, staff very friendly and they... More 

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Newmarket, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited here previously for lunch, I had Hawaiian schnitzel which was with pineapple, jam and cheese. An odd combination to think of but really tasty. My husband played it safe with the jagerschnitzel. Since that visit my husband has passed through to big Emma's a few more times including for accommodation. There has not been a... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2017

I went there with a group of colleagues, as "Zur Dicken Emma" or "Big Emma's" is a rite of passsge when one is visiting the area. They were exceptionally gracious in seating our large group, and friendly. One thing to note when visiting other countries- service will always be slower than people are accustomed to in America. Hence, why there... More 

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Thank Chris M
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 23, 2016 via mobile

Huge , over the top portions And no sharing allowed. Great salad bar . American friendly . cute outside dining .

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Thank Carrie W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

I had the dry aged beef. 300 grams of beef served on an exceptionaly hot granite slab where you cook the beef to your liking. I was in heaven... my family didn't enjoy their meals as much. They had the chicken and burger. They both thought it was dry. Either the chicken or the bun of the burger. Still, I... More 

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Thank Jonathon M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2016 via mobile

Love their family friendly atmosphere, their salad bar is great.. lots of choices and their food is delicious. Really anything on their menu is great. Good place for large groups. In good, warm weather they have a nice seating area outdoors as well. Nice go- to place.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
11:45 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
11:45 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
11:45 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
11:45 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
11:45 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:45 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Reichswaldstrasse 1C, Ramstein-Miesenbach, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Rhineland-Palatinate  >  Ramstein-Miesenbach
  • Phone Number: +49 6371 406770

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?