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Topinambur Restaurant

$$$$German, European,
Hofstatt 3 | 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9861 9750
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
3 weeks ago
“Excellent Dinner”
May 29, 2017
“a good find”
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CUISINES
German, European, Central European, Mediterranean, Contemporary
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Hofstatt 3 | 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an excellent dinner with very attentive service by the owner (I presume). I had boiled veal, which was excellent and my wife the trout. I was very worthwhile to walk away from the square and find this restaurant.More

Thank Peter L
Hauptquartier, Inhaber at Topinambur Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Peter, Thank you for the nice comment and your visit to the Topinambur restaurant. The person who was serving you was probably our head chef Christoph Friese - he also comes out of the kitchen and meets guests. You have noticed very well, our...More

Reviewed May 29, 2017

good food nice atmosphere server was efficient and friendly two dinners for $42 included beer. this was a good find

Thank Patricia L
Ernest K, Manager at Topinambur Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2017

Dear Patricia, So glad that you liked it - thank you very much for the excellent critic and the "good find". Hoping to see you again around. Best regards, Ernest Kraft

Reviewed May 15, 2017

They tries to be a gourmet restaurant but... Wine list was not accurate, years of the wines was not as its shown in the list Pretentious presentation, kitchy Frozen fish Never go there againMore

Thank Oktay R
Ernest K, Manager at Topinambur Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2017

Dear Oktay, Yes, we can remember you and the situation - very sorry to read that you have been unhappy - but in way, somehow surprised. Very curiously, you insisted to drink the corky wine - a Riesling. We tried to offer other wines as...More

Reviewed December 24, 2016 via mobile

We arrived at Topinambur for what we thought was a reservation, but apparently the reply email (in German which we couldn't translate) said they were fully booked. With three kids with us, they took pity and sat us at the bar. We were very grateful...More

Thank Ashley B
Hauptquartier, Inhaber at Topinambur Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded May 2, 2017

Dear Ashley, Thank you so much for your positive comment. How could we not help you on such a date? Charity begins at home, they say. With us it begins of course already in the Topinambur, which can be a little home for some splendid...More

Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Loved the outside patio, great service and wonderful food. Located next to the old town wall, so easy access for an after dinner stroll.More

Thank thoove
Hauptquartier, Inhaber at Topinambur Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded August 12, 2016

Dear thoove, Thank you ever so much for this nice 5 star rating. Yes you are right, after an evening stroll through the city you automatically pass by the Prinzhotel Rothenburg with its Restaurant Topinambur and Cocktailbar - if you stick to walk along the...More

Reviewed February 17, 2016

The atmosphere, the service, the friendliness, the food. I am a vegetarian, they whipped up something to suit. The waitress was so nice. One of the best meals either of us ever had...and very reasonable. We LOVED Topinambur :)

Thank SnoTiger
Hauptquartier, Inhaber at Topinambur Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2016

Dear Sno Tiger, Thank you for your visit to the Topinambur and the excellent rating. We love that you LOVE us. We won't raise the prices ...:-) See you soon again Best regards Ernest Kraft

Reviewed January 15, 2016

Our family (my wife and 4 kids) love to find great restaurants and we stumbled on this one and were lucky enough to get a table. The service was very good and we all ordered a different entree and everyone was very happy with their...More

Thank DuaneK2424
Hauptquartier, Inhaber at Topinambur Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded February 28, 2016

Dear DuaneK2424, Thank you for bringing your kids along into the Topinambur - wow 4 - just like us! It would have been a treat for your kids to stay in our family suite with bunk beds and starry sky - we built that especially...More

Reviewed December 6, 2015

This was probably the best meal of our trip. We arrived early, (and had made reservations in advance, before we left the States) because we wanted to go on the Night Watchman Tour. We ate here based on the other Trip Advisor reviews, and were...More

1  Thank Kelsey1976
Ernest_Kraft, Inhaber at Topinambur Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded December 8, 2015

Dear Kelsey197, A very clear and excellent appraisal - thank you for 5 fantastic points. My chef and service team are very happy. Now you have even a good reason to come and stay another night in Rothenburg in order to eat again in the...More

Reviewed October 12, 2015

We had read that this was a gourmet restaurant and it was right. We had a very good cocktail before dinner. It was raining so we sat indoor. The restaurant has modern decor. The food was excellent. The service was great. It was a very...More

1  Thank Vestfolding
Ernest_Kraft, Inhaber at Topinambur Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded October 14, 2015

Dear Vestfolding, So nice, that you enjoyed your dinner with us so much. It is really honoring that you credit us the nimbus of a Gourmet Restaurant - we do not really try to follow that goal - exept to cook very very good. Too...More

Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

Were there 25 August, the amuse was a sellery soup, delicious. Also were the starter and main dishes. Of you like something better than the tipical tourist me al, this is a place to go.More

1  Thank e S
Hauptquartier, Inhaber at Topinambur Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2015

Dear e S, Thank you for you excellent rating of the Topinambur restaurant. It is nice that you appreciate our creative dishes, which are very different from the typical tourist menus. That is also our ambition, because after intensive "bombardment" of Knoedels guest are happy...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$11 - $34
Cuisine
German, European, Central European, Mediterranean, Contemporary
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Takeout, Buffet, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hofstatt 3 | 91541 Rothenburg ob der Tauber, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Rothenburg
  • Phone Number: +49 9861 9750
  • E-mail
Description
The newly opened TOPINAMBUR Restaurant with Cocktailbar TopinamBAR and loveley terrace is located inside the Prinzhotel Rothenburg and is open to the public. Late Happy hour daily from 10 - 11 P.M. We offer a delicious combination of Franconian regional specialities with a creative Mediterranean hint. Enjoy bar snacks, freshly mixed cocktails and cool music in the TopinamBAR a modern lodge design with strong colors and wooden accents. Our chef changes frequently the menu, so lots of seasonal new dishes appear. The loveley terrace is adjacent to our restaurant and invites to select all items from our menu.
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