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Zum Grauen Bock

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German, European, Central European
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Grosse Rittergasse 30, 60594 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 618026
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Lieto, Finland
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016

Every time I visit Frankfurt, this is a must Place. Easily the best Schweinshaxe ever. Hope I spelled that right. Anyway, the holy trinity of pork, sauerkraut and beer takes you to geraman heaven. You don't have to worry about the size of the dish. It is far enought to anyone but still not like some idiotic food challenge. Everything... More 

Thank SirReissumies
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150 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2016

We went to the "Bock" for a social company function and ended up having the most fantastic meal and evening ever. A real gem in Sachsenhausen with the best German food served in a traditional way and cooked to perfection.

Thank Alberto D
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110 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

I live here in Frankfurt and I know a couple of places un Sachsenhausen and I wanted to visit a new one. I don't like it as much as other places but it is also a good choice...duck was very good, haxe a little bit hard...

Thank Juan O
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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1,107 reviews
575 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 394 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 12, 2016

While walking along in Sachsenhausen we stopped here for drinks and a bite to eat. We had some beer. I wish they had a little more choice of draft beer, they had only 3 options. We had some sausages with sauerkraut which was nice. We noticed a group of people at the next table had ordered a whole Veal shoulder,... More 

Thank percyvakil
Metro Manila, Philippines
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33 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a place to experience German food, this is the place to go. It looks a little plain and dark outside but the inside of the restaurant was a big surprise! It was warm, cozy and bright! We enjoyed the goulash soup and the shnitzel, we skipped the pork knuckle as I've tried that at Zum Storck... More 

Thank Kara L
New York City, New York
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143 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2016

This restaurant has seen its better days. We have been going there for over 15 years and you can see the decline in the restaurant and the area in general Food is OK - it was better - service is OK - was better- price is very reasonable

Thank wdchuck1
Alexandria, Virginia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2015

This is a family run restaurant and, it is also very busy the time of year I visited. My family booked our table several months before our visit. Given the time of year goose was the main event on the tables, and I was told by my family it certainly was cooked to perfection. I had a steak instead of... More 

Thank littlemike1034
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2015 via mobile

We got food in 15 mins, but our child, had to wait a long time for her salmon which she never got, because after coming several times and promising couple of more minutes, after 45 mins they came and said, that they have forgoten it (how??? With all those promises) and it's gonna take 15 mins more... So total to... More 

Thank draija
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26 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 19, 2015

The traditional restaurant where to try this speciality of german cuisine and tradition. The atmosphere is very friendly, pub style with big wooden tables, you can see the pictures, very loud and full of businessmen eating and drinking beers. Plate was good as well as the traditional beer. Service a little bit slow

Thank Angelo M
San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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20 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

We visited the place a group of 8 friends. The restaurant is a big space attended by groups. It wasn't full at the moment we went there (two tables next to us empty). They served the starters and drinks quickly and nicely. But when it came to the main course, they brought in one dish. About 7-10 minutes later another... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
German, European, Central European
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grosse Rittergasse 30, 60594 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Frankfurt>  > Sachsenhausen-Nord
  • Neighborhood: Sachsenhausen-Nord
  • Phone Number: +49 69 618026

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