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Weinstube RoteKopf

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Rotekopfgasse 4, 55116 Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Pas de Calais
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184 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

As others have said this little gem is tucked away but worth finding. We had a platter of excellent liver sausage, blood sausage, cheese etc etc which was more of a feast than a snack, sitting in the sunshine. As far as we could tell we were the only tourists! With a couple of drinks each we paid €24 for... More 

Thank PasdeCalaisJames
North Miami Beach, Florida
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204 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was very lucky to find this place wile walking in Mainz, It looked interesting from the outside and only locals seem to go in, so I decided to have dinner. Staff was very friendly and they provided me with a menu in English, as a vegetarian I was able to have one of my best meals in Germany, and... More 

1 Thank BeatrizG2
San Diego
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95 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Weinstube Rote Kopf is tucked away in an alley around the corner from the Gutenberg Museum and central Old Town Mainz. At first glance, it is just what you might expect for an authentic old-world German eatery: ancient building, wood panel walls, and picnic-type tables full of happy locals. Our servers were jovial, very helpful, and contribute to a most... More 

2 Thank jimdago
Indianapolis, Indiana
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33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

I found out when dining in Mainz that many restaurants place you at tables with others. As a solo diner this was the case. Very cozy and quaint atmosphere. Small place with larger tables. They spoke English and recommended a dish for me. Nice local wine menu and traditional German fare. Overall good.

Thank CandiTravels
Sydney, Australia
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70 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

A very traditional German restaurant with good wholesome food. The level of service was also very good. A genuine interest in making sure that you were happy with your menu decision. This is also a wine house so could try wine from all the local producers by the glass. The prices for wine and food was very reasonable. It is... More 

1 Thank Tony D
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83 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

Food choice was good, a range of standards and a few specials. But I needed help with the menu, luckily a colleague is fluent in German. and it was all very good. Staff friendly and helpful.

Thank tilper-7
Wiesbaden, Germany
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59 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

We had family visiting and we decided to bring them here, because we have been here before. We really liked it here when we ate here before and our family really thought it was really nice. The food was great and the wine was awesome. We can't wait to go again.

Thank chocolatekitty59
Melbourne Australia
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120 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Attractive location mainly used by locals.waitress had little English so we stuck to menu and not sure about specials. Chicken, pork and lamb dishes all tasty. Had some local wine and meal was good value.

1 Thank BBotts
Vecses, Hungary
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37 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Charming restaurant in a quiet area with amazing food and very-very friendly staff. You have to try the goatcheese with honey.

Thank suskovics
Northallerton, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

As it was Fastnacht we reserved a table here in advance and when we got there sure enough the spaces were there. As with all Weinstuben don't expect to get a table to yourself as they are long communal tables, which suited us fine as we enjoy meeting others. Big wine selection as expected and wine was very nice .We... More 

1 Thank fionad944

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
German, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rotekopfgasse 4, 55116 Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Rhineland-Palatinate  >  Mainz
  • Phone Number: 06131-231013

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