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Zum Schwarzen Baer

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German, European, Central European
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Schlossstrasse 2, Schloßstrasse 2, Wittenberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
+49 3491 411200
11:00 am - 1:00 am
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85 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

Centrally located on the pedestrian walkway in old town Wittenburg we went here because we had learned it was a local favorite. Most, but not all of the dishes are potato based and the three dishes that we had were outstanding. They were a nice mixture of potatoes, meat and veggies all put together in a way that complement each... More 

Thank Cwnicholsjr
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121 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

We were hungry after having arrived late in Wittenberg, and were desperate for a nice place to eat al fresco. We had hoped for some traditional German cuisine since it was our first evening in Germany. Since it was so hot that day (and A/C is not available in Restaurants) we needed to find outdoor dining. We happened upon Zum... More 

Thank T J
Clinton, Iowa
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Great 🇩🇪German🇩🇪 place with fantastic service and AMAZING German food!!! I had the Sächsische Kartoffelsuppe (Saxony style Potato Soup) and the Wildgulasch mit Waldpilzen und Kartoffelspätzle (deer meat stew with Spätzle - potato noodles). WOW! Absolutely incredible!!! 😛

Thank Nikita6319
St Austell, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2015

Tried to eat here, staying in Wittenberg, and was initially directed to a (small) two seat table as a single diner by the waitress. A minute or two later qnother waiter came up to me and then asked me to move. Having just been directed there, and asked quite rudely (although there was a bit of language barrier). Not at... More 

Thank Michael3626
Quebec City, Canada
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2015

Had the Soured meats conserves and Bacon and Onion, Potato Salad. Copies Portions of Traditional Food, Washed Down with a few Pints Before Hitting The Brauhaus...Left Full, and satisfied by the Home Style Food. Service was Very Good and Friendly!! Pricing is also friendly, to your wallet...your money goes a long way here.

Thank David M
Basking Ridge, New Jersey
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2015

Good service. But all the choices were very heavy. We ate inside - outside was full. It was hot. Nice decor.

Thank IHeartTravel_SS
Wittenberg, Germany
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40 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 28, 2015

I recommend this restaurant in Wittenberg. The food is good, the atmosphere friendly and the ambience original.

Thank Thomas P
North Carolina
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112 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2015

A good place to enjoy a good German meal--and potato salad is a necessary part of that German dish. Good menu.

Thank Fredsviews
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 10, 2015 via mobile

If you visit Lutherstadt Wittenberg you will walk along the Markt place and the famous church. Just 20 meters from the corner of the Marktplatz is Kartoffelhaus - german quisine restaurant. Very good quality authetic german food for very reasonable prices. Enjoy!

Thank Georgy K
Northampton, United Kingdom
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109 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2014

This popular restaurant offers very reasonably priced good quality meals, close to the central attractions of Wittenberg. The salad starters are very large and the baked potatoes are well cooked with a large choice of fillings. Beware the gourmet salad though if you don't like your lettuce covered in sweet sauce. We found the food very good quality, excellent value... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
German, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schlossstrasse 2, Schloßstrasse 2, Wittenberg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Saxony-Anhalt  >  Wittenberg
  • Phone Number: +49 3491 411200

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?