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Block House

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Steakhouse, German, Barbecue, European, Central European
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Holstenstr. 40, 23552 Lubeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
451 75292
11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Sun 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Midland, Michigan
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169 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A few weeks ago, my wife and I enjoyed a good meal at this restaurant. We liked very much the quiet atmosphere and the excellent service. The food was also very good, well prepared, and nicely presented at the table. However, I must add that my "Hamburger" was somewhat unorthodox, basically a beef Pattie on a single piece of crusty... More 

Thank josebenjamin
Kristiansand, Norway
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

We went to the Block house without reserving a table. The restaurant was almost filled up, but we got a table. We ordered a salad and the rib eye steak. The steak was rally tender, but the fries and the sauce was not impressing us. It was an ok experience, but the service and the side dishes could be improved.

Thank 407_yvind_N
Hamburg, Germany
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80 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

Block House is a great steak Restaurant, its a big chain, and where ever you go, you get the same service and quality of steak I go only to Block House when ever I want to have a steak

Thank OZG80
Darlington, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 4, 2016

We actually ate here 2 nights of our 5 night trip as we enjoyed the food. We went for a Hereford rib-eye the first night which comes with a salad starter included (not buffet style as it is brought to you by your waitress) and we went for a larger rib-eye the 2nd night which again came with a salad... More 

Thank DFC1965
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55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

This is a friendly restaurant, part of a chain with thirty eight throughout Germany. The steaks were very good, cooked just as specified. The staff were friendly and helpful. We will seek out more from this chain on our travels.

Thank stevegrv
Lubeck, Germany
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102 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2016

The steak was good (although of course not as good as in the US or Australia) but nevertheless best steak I had in Luebeck

Thank rolfmel
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34 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2016

This restaurant is where we have had just the best steak ever. It is primarily a steak house, but other good fare is to be had there also. It is on the first floor overlooking the magnificent Holstentor gateway, in the world heritage site city of Lubeck. My husband and I were perusing the menu outside, when an elderly lady... More 

Thank lindafish620
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2015

We had a great meal here that offered superb value for money for very good family food. Whilst we were waiting because it was busy due to the Christmas Markets at Lubeck, the manager made a point of bringing us and other waiting customers a glass of wine for the adults and water or juice for the kids, which was... More 

Thank Andy L
Hamburg, Deutschland
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62 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015

When going to Block House you get what you asked for. Very good combination of steaks, salad and side orders. Always the same good quality and good service. The Lübeck Block House is situated opposite of the Holstentor, so great view while eating. Try to get one of the window seats.

Thank chhristian
Escharen, Netherlands
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2015

This is the adress for eating a piece of meat of very good quality. it's also very family-friendly, with a pleasant serving staff.

Thank P.j.f. J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$4 - $30
Steakhouse, German, Barbecue, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Holstenstr. 40, 23552 Lubeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Schleswig-Holstein  >  Lubeck
  • Phone Number: 451 75292
Our Block House in Lübeck offers a wonderful view of the Holsten Gate, the banks of the Trave and the six red brick gables of the Salzspeicher buildings.

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