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Akademiestr., Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
06221-162000
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6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Heidelberg, Germany
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hosts and service and top notch food. Wonderful wine. Location and setting is fabulous. Don't miss this restaurant!

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Thank gotbreath
Heidelberg, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

THIS is the real Italian food. Franco - the owner - is on top of Italian cuisine in the Rhein-Neckar area since thirty years. Being his guest for over 25 years Franco's offering never disappointed, often surprised and always made me, my friends and now ally my family happy. Eating at l'academia is always an event and a pleasure for... More 

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Thank carrerabahn
Mill Valley, California
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80 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

The owner and busboy are Italian but must be Germans in the kitchen. The osso bucco was clearly boiled instead of slow cooked and added to a Germanized Italian sauce. The pasta was good but with too much sage.

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Thank loveandpeace47
Walldorf
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

One thing virtually all great restaurants have in common: go there any time, any day of the week and the owner is there and never sits down. That perfectly describes Franco, a native Italian, a consummate professional with an encyclopedic knowledge of wine and all around charming guy. The food is exceptional as is the service. Not much more to... More 

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Nelson, New Zealand
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

The Capo was not particularly friendly, if anything somewhat curt. Service and food were not up to the standard that we were used to from our eight years living in Rome. Perhaps poor service is why the restaurant was less than half-full? Whatever it be, I would not recommend the restaurant further, nor would I come again.

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Thank BirthdayB0y
Andover, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

Very nice place. Food very good but not huge portions and no pizza's. Shame the owner/older male waiter doesn't take some smiling lessons from the young female waitress. He spoils the place, rude and miserable.

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Thank Jules2407
Heidelberg, Germany
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101 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

I had several recommendations for this restaurant. Unfortunately, it failed to live up to my expectations. I had a seafood dish that was good value and well prepared. The taste was, however, more like Maggi seasoning than the fresh Mediterranean flavours that I expected. We also had a past dish with cream and ham - the ham was very good... More 

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Almere, The Netherlands
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34 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016 via mobile

Food was excellent, spaghetti de casa and spinazie ravioli as was the Pino Grigo. Restaurant is in a typical German style with swift service.

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Thank Bruce F
Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015 via mobile

Very accommodating staff considering we brought a 1 and 3 year old to dinner. They went out of their way to make us feel welcome and comfortable. Excellent service and food. The pasta and meat dishes were stellar.

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Thank B C
Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

We had an excellent meal. As a starter we had the platter with all kinds of small starters. The ham was magnificent. The wine was really really good. No pizza to be found here but only true italian dishes. We loved it

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Thank Erwin K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Akademiestr., Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Baden-Wurttemberg  >  Heidelberg
  • Phone Number: 06221-162000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?