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Alte Meister

$$ - $$$European, , German
Theaterplatz 1, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
+49 351 4810426
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Theaterplatz 1, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The manager is very unfriendly and rude. I asked the waitress were the toilet is and used it. When I came back form it the manager asked me why I did not ask to use the toilet. I told him that I did ask but...More

Thank Mattijs B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were fed up with the touristy places along Münzgasse so our Hotel recommended this. We had dorade with some cool good white wine and were very happy.

Thank UMW
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were attending a night at the opera and required an early meal. The restaurant were excellently geared to delivering this service to time quality and cost. I enjoyed a carpaccio of octopus followed by plaice and bacon and both were exceptionally tasty . The...More

Thank Derek O
Reviewed April 3, 2018

This restaurant is located in a very nice surroundings of old part of Dresden city, in the building of Painting Gallery. So if you are looking for the place to rest after a stroll, this would be a good choice. Because of renovation works, do...More

Thank mdz1973
Reviewed March 31, 2018

The cafe is located in Franzoesischer pavillon, between Nymphenbad - Fairly's bath and promenade steps. You can take refreshment for interval of watching arts. Admission ticket presentation is necessary to re-enter the museum.

Thank 1100PlumGrove
Reviewed December 15, 2017

During our stay in Dresden, we ate in a number of good restaurants, but our favorite was the Alte Meister next to the Gemäldegalerie Alte Meister. The menu is small but sophisticated and it varies daily, with specials written on a chalk board. They have...More

Thank oborozuki
Reviewed December 11, 2017

While visiting the museums at the Zwinger, this restaurant offers a nice break from all the museum-going. Small but great selection of dishes. Had the ravioli with scampi. It was quite good. Good service too.

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

Dresden has plenty of good restaurants serving classic local dishes. We were looking for something a little bit out of the ordinary with a more refined twist and came across this restaurant, adjacent to the Dresden Theatre. It has a concise but enticing menu. The...More

Thank Bruce C
Reviewed September 7, 2017

Our favorite dining g experience in Dresden! Located in the outside walls of the Zwinger palace, across from the Opera (and up the stairs), it's a bit difficult to find but well worth the effort, We enjoyed wonderful dinner (the pre fixe was a good...More

Thank crooney55
Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

You can't beat the setting… It sits right at the edge of the museums and overlooks the opera house. The food matches the setting. I started out with a cold avocado soup with lime and that was delightful. Creamy and rich and refreshing. For my...More

Thank ggcaiazzo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Scenic view, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Theaterplatz 1, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Saxony  >  Dresden>  > Innere Altstadt
  • Neighborhood: Innere Altstadt
  • Phone Number: +49 351 4810426
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