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Am Marktplatz 7, 74072 Heilbronn, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 07131 84628
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Zurich, Switzerland
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

Had a business appointment with dinner and the food was good and the drinks as well. The pricing was very fair. Great place for a business meeting but also to meet up with friends.

Thank Tanja_C_R
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

The Ratskeller is in the middle of Heilbronn and a great place for dinner great food and service. Prices are mid range and it's a great place to hold a business dinner. They have a few separate rooms you can reserve.

Thank MaloneJohn
Groningen, The Netherlands
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68 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016 via mobile

We had last weekend an excellent diner. Good explanation and recommedation for the wines going along with the diner. Food tasted well. Ambiance is great with great local wine selection.

Thank Miggro
Lidkoping, Sweden
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55 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016 via mobile

Went her for a business lunch. Food was good, very German. Staff didn't speak English so that was a surprise given how upscale it is, and also I don't know why it's rated number one because it was good but not outstanding. Maybe that says more about the other restaurants in Heilbronn. Anyway, decent prices and friendly atmosphere and so... More 

1 Thank JufferJay
Hirschberg an der Bergstrasse, Germany
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44 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

Was there this afternoon. The placet is perfect. The food is very good and there is a lot of variety. Prices are within reason. We paid 66 Euro for 2 entrees, 2 main dishes, 4 beverages (non-alcoholic) and 2 espressos. This really worth its money. Service is very good also.

2 Thank PatLam123
Simsbury, CT
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96 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015

We all met in Heilbronn 50+ years ago and celebrated a reunion. The Ratskeller was perfect! Great beer (Hefeweizen), local wine (Trollinger-Lemberger) and food (Rostbraten, Wiener Schnitzel of veal, Maultaschen aka "Swabian ravioli") made for a wonderful evening. Even the "Dessertkarte" had some irresistable items. And the prices for this top restaurant in town were not bad: less tha Euor... More 

1 Thank Wolf M
Heilbronn, Germany
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant is one of the highlights of Heilbronn. The food is always good and the service is excellent. The staff are always happy to help and recommend wines.

Thank Stephanie K
Norwalk, Connecticut
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182 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

I ate at the Ratskeller three times during my two weeks in Heilbronn on business and each time the food was superb and the service was attentive, personal, and professional. A lovely restaurant located beneath the ground floor of the historic town hall, Ratskeller is a restaurant that can stand with any restaurant anywhere. The food is German and includes... More 

Thank Hawk470
Brisbane, Australia
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267 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

The food here was some of the best I have had. The wait staff were very friendly and helpful. The asparagus was in season and the soup was simply beautiful! Great atmosphere in the restaurant and worth a visit.

1 Thank KCrC2011
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208 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This restaurant is lovely and is in a historic building in the center of the attractive town of Heilbronn in southern Germany. The food is classic Bavarian with an upscale touch. My wife had a very nice seafood soup (not very Bavarian, I know), and I had Swabian ravioli, known in German as Schwäbische Maultaschen (very Bavarian). The restaurant was... More 

Thank sssteveg

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
German, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Am Marktplatz 7, 74072 Heilbronn, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Baden-Wurttemberg  >  Heilbronn
  • Phone Number: +49 07131 84628

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