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Bistro Early

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Wettergasse 14, 35037 Marburg, Hesse, Germany
+49 6421 992121
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Wassenaar, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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63 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were lucky to find this restaurant as there really are many in the old town and all look so inviting. 'Early' offered many vegetarian dishes and as it was consistently busy with both locals and tourists we thought we would try a meal. The portions are a good size and are appetizing with greens as a garnish. The menu... More 

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Thank Deborah M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Cheap but big portions. Very friendly and speedy service. It's a must to try the "aufläufe". The pasta one with leek and champignons is really good! We drank four big colas, four meals, and a tiramisu, con costed 43 euro. We had to roll out of the restaurant. Would visit again.

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Thank vincenzo b
Allen, Texas
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59 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

We came across this restaurant as we walked the streets of old Marburg and it got our attention. They had an English menu as well that let us cheat and make it too easy to order. The casseroles were awesome for a vegetarian option.

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Thank bikeride_allen
Dallas, Texas
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2016

Wonderful food and service. Very friendly. They have an English menu available. Great seating inside or out.

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Thank CottonGin
McCaysville, Georgia
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

Excellent would be the word the best describes this place, from the food, the atmosphere, including some great American oldies, the service and the charm. And you get all of this for an inexpensive price. Seating is limited though and wait times can be expected during peak periods. Interesting artwork also adorns the walls.

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Thank David7478
Copenhagen
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85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

The food and beer is cheap and very well cooked. We came a busy night, but the waiters had everything under control and we never felt left alone despite the full restaurant. We had among other things the Indian stir fry and some homemade pasta. Everything was homemade, and tasted wonderful. Dont miss out this place if you are in... More 

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Thank PeterFabricius-Olsen
Marburg, Hessen, Germany
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

This restaurant is located in the medivial part of Marburg. It is a very good place to eat without spending too much money. And the dishes are very good.

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Thank Christian K
Wetzlar, Germany
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

Actually I have nothing to add to what my predecessors wrote, I'm just collecting review points .... Excellent, simple food more than worth it's price, lots of young people, milk with honey ('Honigmilch') ... we stop there every time we're in Marburg!

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Thank BennyTanja
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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126 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

Looking at the tripadvisor recommendations I chose to dine here , reasonably priced , excellent service , despite my limited german , all good , nice espresso and super yummy lasagne , try it

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Thank Sanssoucis13
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015 via mobile

I am Italian therefore high expectation regarding pasta! Me and my wife had Casseroles (Auflauf) and was delicious. Could not expect it better. The service is excellent, young gentle staff. Prices are affordable. The atmosphere inside the restaurant is warm and friendly. I would come back and I highly recommend this restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
German, European, Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wettergasse 14, 35037 Marburg, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Marburg
  • Phone Number: +49 6421 992121

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