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Zirbelstube & Falkenstube

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French, European, Central European, German
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Rotteckring 16 | @ Colombi Hotel, 79098 Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 761 21060
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very good. The wait staff was attentive, the food delicious without being pretentious or overly experimental, and the wine selection generous and not overwhelming. I would highly recommend as this is an affordable Michelin option!

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Thank aceswimmer09
Lucerne, Switzerland
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55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We organised a family birthday event. We were all delighted by the quality of the dishes and the professional service. The portions, in spite of the high level of complexity, were also generous. If you take the proposed menus you cannot make it wrong. It's also value for money. We'll be back soon!

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Thank Bruno2124
australia
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89 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016

We were able to enjoy Christmas Dinner here. The food was of a very high standard as was the service provided by the staff. Highly recommended.

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Thank lucyAustralia
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

We recently ate at Zirbelstube, and I can honestly say that could contend for the finest meal that I've ever had. We opted for the tasting menu, which was 9 courses ranging from strawberry foie gross to venison with chocolate sauce. I was quite impressed in that I usually find many of these neo-gastro dishes to be all show and... More 

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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Food looked better then what it tastes, we ordered the chief menu food was mostly sweat, it lacke the balance. Some dish were good most were disappointment

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Thank salghne
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

If you like a fancy atmosphere I would recommend this restaurant. However the taste of food has nothing much to do with the price...

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
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464 reviews
293 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2016

This is German hospitality and gourmet food at it's best. The french insprired kitchen serves culinary highlights. Spargel ( white aspergus) in season , Kidneys or a local Fish from a lake, you can rarely eat better in Germany. Extensive winelist. This is an expensive restaurant and rightfullyy so. Quality has it's price. Eveything is cooked to order. A sophisticated... More 

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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2015

We visited Freiburg in mid December during the busy Christmas Market season. It was a welcome break from all the noise and crowds. This Michelin star restaurant is obviously a favorite place for the Germans from this region. We were the only Americans there. My wife had the seasonal mushroom soup, and it was wonderful. I had the venison special,... More 

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Bietigheim-Bissingen, Germany
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53 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2015

The restaurant has a michelin star and you can see why. The experience is quite formal, almost old-fashioned - by no means modern or trendy - from the dark wooden decor to the excellent service. The food is French with good sized portions. The wine card is pretty substantial, especially for the local Baden wines. Highly recommended.

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Thank Andrew R
Sydney
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2015 via mobile

Waited 1 hour for mains. Took 15 minutes to even get a drinks menu. Took 10 minutes to even get water. Food was all mixed up with some of the items being on the wrong plates. This happened to other tables too. Taste was OK but nothing amazing. Wait staff seemed nice but mixed up so many orders that we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European, Central European, German
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rotteckring 16 | @ Colombi Hotel, 79098 Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Baden-Wurttemberg  >  Freiburg im Breisgau
  • Phone Number: +49 761 21060

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