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Backmulde - Gasthaus - Hotel

$$ - $$$German, European,
Schiffgasse 11, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 6221 53660
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good39%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“duck” (3 reviews)
“goat cheese” (2 reviews)
“old town” (5 reviews)
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Schiffgasse 11, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We sat in a beautiful outside courtyard and the atmosphere and service were excellent. The place was almost empty on a Friday night in late May, which made me a little suspicious. Overall the food was good but rather pricey for standard upscale German fare;...More

Thank Berthold H
schneider554, Inhaber at Backmulde - Gasthaus - Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Sirs, thank you for this writing. Probatly was not the quality than rather the sice of the schnitzel!! Anyway. We do not sell XXl Schnitzel. best regards Alex

Reviewed November 1, 2017

A large group across us were in serious conversation. So that everyone could follow some persons had to speak up but it remained polite and adult like not really disturbing in fact sign of life in a quiet street. Despite the large table kept the...More

Thank Mypace
schneider554, Manager at Backmulde - Gasthaus - Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded November 4, 2017

thank you! Alex

Reviewed July 24, 2017

We (2 persons) decided to go to Backmulde Restaurant on a friday evening with a reservation which we had booked a day before. We were not too fond of the seating possibilities in the courtyard and decided to be seated inside, which we thought had...More

2  Thank PooleyKe
schneider554, Manager at Backmulde - Gasthaus - Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

Dear Sirs, thank you for this 4 points. Of course there is always room for improvement. We try to get better any time. Best regards Alex

Reviewed July 18, 2017

As we like to sit outside where- and whenever possible, we took a table in the restaurants patio for dinner. The service was attentive and friendly. We got some fresh bread, butter and marinated olives as a starter. Promising opening followed by two real delicious...More

1  Thank Arne S
schneider554, Inhaber at Backmulde - Gasthaus - Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded July 20, 2017

Dear Arne S. Thank you for this 4 points. Many greetings Alex

Reviewed May 22, 2017

We went to this restaurant with son and girlfriend during their visit to Heidelberg. It lies in an interesting part of the Altstadt. The food is really rather good. We shared between four 2 entree's and 4 mains, plus 2 deserts, having learnt our lesson...More

1  Thank Rodney D
schneider554, Manager at Backmulde - Gasthaus - Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded May 24, 2017

Sear Sirs, thank you for this respond. Best wishes Alex

Reviewed March 22, 2017

The food was really good and tasted. The wine offer is interesting but expensive. The service and atmosphere was very good, but it is expensive.

1  Thank CristinaS000
Management response:Responded April 18, 2017

Dear Sirs, thank you for writing this. best regards Alex

Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Definitely not a Michelin star level restaurant. Good food but too pricey for quality. At the end of the meal I wondered whether I'd been better off with a putenschnitzel at half the price on Main Street. Nothing bad but I would not return.

Thank Rufus P
Reviewed March 7, 2016

Serve was unobtrusive. We just had to look at the waiter and he would come right over to our table! We asked for a white white on the sweet side, they only showed dry ones on the wine list. "Just a moment", the waiter said...More

1  Thank Hianoey
Reviewed March 1, 2016 via mobile

We alway's choose one really top restaurant to visit on any holiday and BACKMULDE ticked all the correct boxes. A great old town location and a wonderful exterior with a very traditional dining room with friendly attentive staff and quality meal's and drink ,what more...More

1  Thank Neil K
Reviewed December 18, 2015

There are a couple of Michelin star restaurants in the area, but we decided to go to this one instead and were very happy with our decision (it's actually a "bib gourmand" — which means its recommended by Michelin judges for a more budget-conscious eater)....More

1  Thank NataliaKlishina
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$28 - $36
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schiffgasse 11, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Baden-Wurttemberg  >  Heidelberg
  • Phone Number: +49 6221 53660
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Gasthaus Hotel Backmulde
Das Gasthaus Hotel Backmulde inmitten der Altstadt Heidelbergs lebt sowohl Tradition als auch moderne K��che. In den R��umen des Gasthaus Hotel Backmulde war schon im 17. Jahrhundert eine ehemalige Schifferherberge untergebracht. Heute steht die Backmulde f��r echte Gastkultur und f��r anspruchsvolle K��che mit Aha-Effekten. Die Spezialit��ten aus der deutschen und franz��sischen K��che werden sorgf��ltig zubereitet und aufmerksam serviert. Auf der Speisekarte findet man beispielsweise Saibling unter der Kartoffelkruste auf Blattspinat oder Lammr��cken im Ratatouillemantel auf Rago��t von zweierlei Bohnen mit Thymiangnocchi. Viele Sehensw��rdigkeiten wie das Heidelberger Schlo��, die Heiliggeist-Kirche, das Kurpf��lzische Museum sind gut zu Fu�� erreichbar.
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