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Vinothek by Geisel

$$ - $$$German, European,
Schuetzenstr. 11, 80335 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 55137140
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Overview
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“prosciutto” (14 reviews)
“pappardelle” (6 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM Hours
CUISINES
German, European, Wine Bar, Central European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Schuetzenstr. 11, 80335 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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1 - 10 of 268 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This wine bar-restaurant is at Excelsior hotel, a lot of wines to choose from( all around the world). Menu was short listed, but everything we tasted was great. Fine service, went without reservation, that was not a problem....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank gchatziar
Julia S, Quality Manager at Vinothek by Geisel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear gchatziar, it is wonderful to read your nice feedback on your recent visit. Thank you for your review. We are happy that this time it worked well for you without a pre booking. However we always recommend to make a reservation ahead as our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The wine bar was brimming as not the entire (very attractive) interior was open. Tables were so close together, it was very "cozy". Their huge wine list is impressive though it lacks the qty. of wines by the glass (you have to ask for "other"...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank AngelaAFR1
Julia S, Quality Manager at Vinothek by Geisel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear AngelaAFR1, Thank you for your positive feedback. I am glad that you enjoyed especially the cozy atmosphere of our charming wine bar and you and your friends had a nice evening with us. Nevertheless our wine list offers up to 20 wine grape varieties...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Vinothek is smaller than the website pictures show and a reservation is a good idea. They will hold a reservation for you at the bar, where we ate. We don’t mind eating at the bar. The waitstaff seems to help each other and the service...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Arizonapopi1
Julia S, Quality Manager at Vinothek by Geisel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Arizonapopi1, Thank you for your positive feedback. We are pleased that you had been satisfied with your visit at our Vinothek and our head chef could regale you with his culinary delights. Yes, we also recommend to make a reservation ahead as our restaurant...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were staying at the Excelsior Hotel and decided to try Gelsel's, not expecting anything special. Boy We're We Wrong! Dinner was so fabulous that we were only in Munich for three days and ate there twice. Everything was outstanding and we loved the House...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank sandra f
Julia S, Quality Manager at Vinothek by Geisel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Sandra f, This is quite a fantastic review for us, thank you very much! We are truly pleased you enjoyed our Vinothek even two times while staying at our Excelsior hotel. Of course I will share your feedback with our entire team. We would...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Vinothek by Geisel is an excellent restaurant located within walking distance of the main train station and the central Munich. The adjoing hotel was also convenient and most relaxing. The service was superb and matched the food. I had the best duck one evening that...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank James B
Julia S, Quality Manager at Vinothek by Geisel, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear James B, It is truly a pleasure to read your nice comment. Thank you for sharing your great experience of our Vinothek as well as our hotel Excelsior here on tripadvisor. Of course I will share your praise with our entire team. We hope...More

Reviewed November 26, 2018

This casual, crowded, restaurant offers a pretty good wine selection and large portions. While I found the tables a little too close for comfort, the dishes were very good and the portions were large.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank interterra
Julia S, Quality Manager at Vinothek by Geisel, responded to this reviewResponded November 27, 2018

Dear interterra, Thank you for your nice comment. Wonderful to hear that you enjoyed our excellent wines and you had a good time at our charming wine bar Vinothek. We hope to seeing you again soon and remain until then with best regards Julia Sprung...More

Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I ate here on a Sunday night without a reservation. We came in around 8 o’clock. The restaurant was busy but they were able to seat us without a wait. The hostess and waitress both couldn’t have been nicer and they were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank andreamC4452SB
Julia S, Quality Manager at Vinothek by Geisel, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2018

Dear andreamC4452SB, What a joy to read your lauding words on your recent visit. Thank you very much. Of course I have shared them already with our head chef Thomas Kahl and Robert our host with their teams. We all hope to seeing you and...More

Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

I came in with my mom and niece-had no reservations. The place was full and as a result, I was turned away. The waitress came out to tell us that a table was leaving and if I wanted to I could wait a bit for...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Venture740139
Julia S, Quality Manager at Vinothek by Geisel, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2018

Dear Venture740139, Thank you for sharing your great experience of our Vinothek here on tripadvisor. I am simply happy and grateful that you and your family enjoyed so much your evening with us and of course I will share your lauding words with our entire...More

Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Had a romantic dinner in the place. The interior is cosy and makes a “warm” feeling. We ordered several dishes and a selection of wine snacks- food was superb. Maybe we were unlucky, but our waiter lady was very weird-was forgetting the dishes we ordered,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank RotaFortunae
Julia S, Quality Manager at Vinothek by Geisel, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Dear Андрей Г, Thank you for your good review. Lovely to hear we could indulge you with our culinary offer and you felt very comfortable at our charming restaurant. I regret you had been unsatisfied with your waitress. As you wrote your comment anonymous, I...More

Reviewed November 2, 2018

Very good spot, with excellent meal and good wine. Pasta, meat or fish are possible. Very good desserts.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tarsilac2016
Julia S, Quality Manager at Vinothek by Geisel, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Dear Tarsila C, I appreciate your great feedback. Thank you for all of your kind words. We hope to welcome you back and remain with best regards Julia Sprung (Quality Manager) and the team of the Vinothek by Geisel

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June 7, 2017|
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Good morning Sanjeev-MICE, Our Vinothek is indeed a rather cozy place in which we can seat up to 45 people. We also have the separate Salon Hubertus, where we can hold private dinners and bigger functions up to 90... More
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Ceri N
March 9, 2017|
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Dear Ceri N, you can have a look on the menu via our Hotel Excelsiors Homepage. Kindly note that I cannot post a direct link due to tripadvisor regulations. Best regards, Isabelle Hein (Quality Manager)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$11 - $51
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Monday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schuetzenstr. 11, 80335 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Upper Bavaria  >  Munich
  • Phone Number: +49 89 55137140
  • E-mail
Description
Vinothek by Geisel is our charming wine bar in Munich between Karlsplatz (Stachus) and the central train station. We share a great passion with our guests: our love of good food and excellent wines. Up to 20 varieties of wine in the open bar, some 800 bottles of wine from all over the world create a selection that is unrivalled in Munich. The Vinotheke by Geisel is not just a wine bar, but also one of the most enjoyable wine restaurants in Munich city centre. Enjoy homemade pasta, freshly sliced San Daniele ham and alternating dishes from the Bavarian cuisine with a Mediterranean twist.
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