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Gruber's

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German, Austrian, European, Central European
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Lunch, Dinner
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All reviews wiener schnitzel apfelstrudel vanilla slice friendly service tender dishes sauce meat
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything was TOP notch. The best food experience ever had, I highly recommend braised cheek of veal.

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank 374martinm
GrubersRestaurant, Inhaber at Gruber's, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear author, thank you very much for the written. We are happy to have prepared such a pleasure for you. All the best and see you next time

Reviewed February 18, 2019 via mobile

lovely restaurant, far from touristic paths. sobriety in the interns, staff very formal, dishes well served. each portion was perfect. superb the wiener schnitzel and the desserts. menu starts from 40€

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Pianauro
Destination788278, Inhaber at Gruber's, responded to this reviewResponded February 19, 2019

Dear Pianauro, we thank you very much for your writing. We are happy to hear that you like our food and our restaurant at all. We are looking to see you again in the future.

Reviewed September 2, 2018

Gruber's ratings in most of the popular restaurant guides for Köln are well-deserved. Tucked away just above the river about a 5 minute taxi from the Döm is worth a visit. The wiener schnitzel was not what I was expecting. It was light, tender, flavorful...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Joepure
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Very nice restaurant in Cologne, we made a reservation the day before, we had a table at the terrace. The atmosphere is nice in a quiet area with mostly local people. We had schnitzels (the meat a bit too thin but very nice taste and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank AliciaI40
Reviewed November 15, 2017

Warm and cozy decor, but with a light clean touch. Food was great, weiner schnitzel was amazing. Friendly service.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank 10izboy
Reviewed October 20, 2017

Prior to my arrival in Cologne, used the reliable resources of TripAdvisor to seek out the best schnitzel in town. Low and behold -- it was Austrian and not German :) Many define great schnitzel by portion size - that which overflows the plate. This...More

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank newblueroo
Reviewed July 19, 2017

When to this Austrian restaurant last week while on a business trip to Cologne. I had veal schnitzel and potato salad. Nothing else I can say except that this was the best schnitzel I have ever had. No knife needed, breading was perfect, meat beyond...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank Kloeblen
Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

Dined here as a large group Food was awesome and accompanied by some great wines. Service was quite slow but guess that was due to the size of the group. Meats were great quality and cooked to perfection - service was slick (time issue aside)....More

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank Mark F
Management response:Responded June 2, 2017

Dear Mark F first of all, we want to thank you, that you took the time to give us some feedback. It was a pleasure to welcome you and your group in our restaurant and we hope as well, that we can welcome again asap....More

Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

Great Schnitzel and typical Austrian food served in an attractive and very comfortable environment. But that's where it stops - Gruber's somehow lacks "real emotion" and wow factor for my likings. Solid but boring.

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Frank W
Reviewed November 13, 2016

friendly waitress, good food, nice deco we went as a group, and really had a good dinner and a good time

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank Jim B
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