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Waldgeist

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Schlossstr. 70, 65719 Hofheim am Taunus, Hesse, Germany
0619238385
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Frankfurt, Germany
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89 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Nice to sit outside, inside not recommended... We like to go there wenn the weather is nice and you can sit outside in the beergarten, because there's much space for the children to play. Inside the Restaurant I don't find it cosy, a renovation is neccesary. If you look for something fancy, don't go to Waldgeist. There are plenty other... More 

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Thank Clara P
Management response:

Dear Kirsten M, thank you for your feedback. We are always trying to improve our performance and feedback like yours really helps. We will try to make our inside a little more cosy and maybe next winter you can tell us if it worked?! We are looking forward to your next visit. Your Waldgeistteam More 

Wiesbaden, Germany
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

The portions are great for posting great food pics. It is entertaining, but you easily get tired of the food because of the monotonous, generic taste. Plus you are going to get charged for an extra plate - basically they're telling you not to share. The staff is great and friendly. But I would only come here once a year... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

This place is well known for its extra large portions and traditional German food. It was such a great laugh to see if your friends/family or others in the restaurant can finish their food. The schnitzel came in 250g, 500g and 1kg. The restaurant is actually an old abandoned train station which was cool seeing the old train track and... More 

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Thank KarimiA K
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

I have been here a few times since I moved to Germany 2 years ago and I always love to come back and bring any friends or colleagues visiting here. The food is delicious and the portions are generous, that's before you even think about what size Schnitzel you will order. On my first visit I had 600g of beef... More 

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Therwil, Switzerland
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

the portions are huge and an ok value the oil used to fry was old and had a smell to it as well as being off color the staff was helpful and nice albeit it painfully slow the bathrooms were a catastrophe... once you approached the stairwell you were met with the distinct odor of vomit inside the bathrooms confirmed... More 

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1 Thank BRAK9999
Istanbul, Turkey
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

Never go there by yourself, even the smallest course is too much. Taste is not great but it's OK. In order to reach to this restaurant you should have a car. Waiters are kind and doing their job perfect. You can only pay cash.

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North Carolina
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307 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 310 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

There is an email that has been circulating for years with photos of massive hamburgers and schnitzel. If you are looking for that place - this is it. From the Frankfurt airport - we took a taxi. It was 36E to get there and 43E to get back. That's expensive - but the restaurant is well worth it. If you... More 

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Thank sbccc
Stuttgart, Germany
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

The food here is great and very home made, calorific I think too but hey it's yummy. The staff are friendly and went out their way to ensure our daughter got a little something which I requested out of the norm. They also suggested a quite place where we could park the pram but still keep an eye on our... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

I love eating challenges. I love the novelty of huge portions. This restaurant is the best big food restaurant I have ever been to. The 1kg schnitzels and ribs, the 30cm diameter burger and the 600g currywurst. THIS PLACE IS THE BEST. Even the ice cream is incredible. 3 huge scoops (looks like three tubs of B&J's. The staff were... More 

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Cork, Ireland
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54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

Are here last year and was really impressed! I was expecting something a lot more rough and ready! Had the caprese schnitzel which was excellent! Well worth a visit!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
German, European, Central European, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schlossstr. 70, 65719 Hofheim am Taunus, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Hofheim am Taunus
  • Phone Number: 0619238385

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