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Geisel's Vinothek

#15 of 2,882 Restaurants in Munich
Certificate of Excellence
Italian, German, European, Wine Bar, Central European, International
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Schuetzenstr. 11 | Hotel Excelsior, 80335, Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 55137140
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Sun 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Manchester, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A charming spot by the Hauptbahnhof in the Hotel Excelsior. We did the 4 course menu with wine pairings, a good value at 62 euro. A nice choice when you have had your fill of beer and schnitzel. I had the wagyu tartare with quail egg, spinach and ricotta ravioli with shrimp, saltimbocca with gnocchi and a great local cheese... More 

1 Thank Bill S
South Australia, Australia
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186 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for somewhere to rest our weary feet over a glass of two of good wine whilst we planned our evening. Gesellschaft has a great wine card of local wines by the glass and an international selection by the bottle. The service was friendly and the wine great. So good we came back on our way to our... More 

Thank Adrian S
Austin TX
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32 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This a wonderful restaurant for intimate dinners for two as well as larger groups. The restaurant provides a wonderful setting for dining. The menu offers an array of options sure to please diners' palates. Our party consisted of 6 people, each with different tastes and different appetites. All of our needs were met and expectations were exceeded. Wine selections, recommended... More 

1 Thank richloft
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Quiet dinner on a Sunday evening. Sadly the food was disappointing and the service was non existent even though there was only 6 tables occupied in the restaurant. The wine was nice but the waiters had no knowledge. Do not recommend

Thank Caitlin T
Florian W, Manager at Geisel's Vinothek, responded to this review

Dear Caitlin T, First of all I want to thank you for taking your time to give us your evaluation, although it is very disappointing for us. We are really sorry that we were not able to fulfill any of your expectations, which is hard to hear, as our staff always tries to make the stay of our guests as... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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182 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

The Geisel Vinothek is adjacent to the Anna & Excelsior Hotels - all privately owned The Vinothek is sophisticated offering a high quality small range of food with wonderful proscuito. The wine list is extensive with quality wines fro around the world at sensible prices. Service is excellent Well worth dining here as you will not be disappointed

Thank skyejack
Camberley, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016

Very pleasant evening meal on a Sunday. Turned up with no reservation and they found us a space, so booking is advisable perhaps? Very extensive wine menu. Quite limited food menu but what we ate (roast beef for me and linguine for my partner) was nice with very efficient staff. We noticed children in the place too which was nice.

Thank Camberley0
Munich, Germany
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2016

i have been going to geisel's vinothek since many years. so it is about time i write a review about it. setting: simply beautiful. service: outstanding! and they really know a lot about wine. drinks: fantastic wines. food: well, i have never been disappointed. and the quality is consistently great. and i go there lunch and dinner. my favourite place... More 

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Golden, CO
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7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

If you are in the mood for something other than sausage and cabbage, this wine bar was perfect! Incredible wine list. The big ratta salad was our favorite! Loved the chicken picatta and linguini dish with fresh tomatoe. I was very impressed with the homemade ice cream's too. A bit more expensive but worth it. Enjoy

Thank KElise22
Melbourne, Australia
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105 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2016

We had a magnificent meal with excellent food and service. The three course E44 deal was good value. The decor is amazing, I loved it. Fairly quiet too, and small.

Thank JEC306
Galway, Ireland
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83 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

Ate here recently and really enjoyed the experience. Lively atmosphere with a good menu. Food was well cooked and presented and a great wine selection mass for a good evening. Would recommend and will return if in area again.

Thank 50nightsperyr

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$11 - $51
Italian, German, European, Wine Bar, Central European, International
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schuetzenstr. 11 | Hotel Excelsior, 80335, Munich, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Upper Bavaria  >  Munich
  • Phone Number: +49 89 55137140
Dieses Weinrestaurant und Weinbar im Herzen Munchens teilt mit seinen Gasten eine grosse Leidenschaft: die Begeisterung fur gutes Essen und ausgezeichnete Weine. Bis zu 20 Rebsorten im offenen Ausschank und rund 700 Flaschenweine aus aller Welt bieten eine Auswahl, bei der kein Wunsch unerfullt bleibt. Das gilt auch fur die Kulinarik: In Geisel's Vinothek weiss man mit hausgemachten Pasta, frisch geschnittenem San Daniele Schinken und den besten Gerichten aus der mediterran angehauchten, bayerischen Kuche zu uberzeugen. Gastgeber der Vinothek in Munchen Robert Zeller ist ubrigens dafur bekannt, unter den offenen Weinen stets eine Auswahl sehr hochkaratiger Tropfen bereit zu halten.

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