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Der Keller

#521 of 8,617 Restaurants in Dubai
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German, European, Central European
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Jumeira Rd | Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai Jumeira Rd, United Arab Emirates
97144323232
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Thu 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Co Durham
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As for the reviews below I really cannot understand what happened. Been coming to JBH for years but had never gotten round to trying Der Keller. Pleased we did as the food was delicious, German so no fine dining just a big plate of meat which suited me. Beer was excellent and service was polite, attentive and efficient. All four... More 

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Thank Superdude53
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have dined with my wife in Der Keller last Tuesday evening and I have to say that was a disaster. Rarely do I complain, I don’t like to complain, but this time was too much. We had as starter fried camembert, it was not that good, look like it was passed through egg and bread crumb so many times... More 

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Thank Pela69
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have never written a review on trip advisor. I felt compelled to write this after the appalling experience we had at the Der Keller located in the Jumeriah Beach Hotel. I can only say I had three days of anguish after our visit to this so called German restaurant. I will keep it short and to the point. The... More 

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Thank cowboy1947
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sorry to see that Der Keller is no longer at the levels we have known for several years. We have been there at the beginning of August with a friend. All three of us were disappointed by the dinner, which did not reflect the quality we have well-known. Especially the pork knuckle, our favorite dish had little flavor and was... More 

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1 Thank Mavi B
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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63 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice restaurant good food, german cuisine in Dubai, good variety of German beers and service is good. Nice not to always eat pizza etc.

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Thank rashaddubai
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sorry to Say"".."............the Quality decreased since 12 Month to a Level which has nothing to do with the expectation for Quality German Food and beverages. I Hope that the facility will manage ist turnaround soon.

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Thank Juergen N
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

Pork Knuckle, Schnitzle, pretzels, weissbier..it cannot get any simpler but always delivers. Nice retreat for us everytime we visit and we keep coming

Review collected in partnership with The Entertainer

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Thank Alessandro D
Christoph W, General Manager at Der Keller, responded to this review

Dear Allesandro, thank you for sharing this nice feedback about your dining experience with us and the community. We sure are looking forward to welcome you back very soon for some good German comfort food and traditional hops. Yours sincerely, Christoph Winkel Restaurant General Manager Jumeirah Beach Hotel More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

Fantastic place, a peacefull island in the middle of the desert. depending on your style you will love that place

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Thank ianprice2016
Christoph W, General Manager at Der Keller, responded to this review

Dear Ianprice, thanks for this lovely description. We are indeed a very cozy and peaceful little island in this buzzing city. Passionate food and beverage professionals at your service 6 days a week. Please come back soon. Yours sincerely, Christoph Winkel Restaurant General Manager Jumeirah Beach Hotel More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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296 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

its claimed that this is one of the oldest restaurants in dubai and the authentic german one. the food was below average and its way over rated. we had the schnitzel and port belly, the portions are generous but food is tasteless

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Thank Ramy B
Christoph W, General Manager at Der Keller, responded to this review

Dear Ramy B, thank you for sharing your recent visit with the community. Der Keller, having opened its doors in the 1970s is in fact one of the oldest German restaurants in the middle east. We passionately serve traditinal German comfort food from the heart of Bavaria to our guests hence we are saddened to learn that you did not... More 

east yorkshire
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Small & cozy, excellent atmosphere, good food and outstanding service. Loved it, worth a visit. Also In the entertainer :)

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
German, European, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Jumeira Rd | Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai Jumeira Rd, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: 97144323232
Description
The first thing you notice when you step into Der Keller (The Cellar) is the striking décor of red brick arches, wine barrels and solid oak furniture. The next thing is the wonderful aroma of sizzling meats. Der Keller is one of the oldest restaurants in Dubai, serving traditional German cuisine made with fresh seasonal ingredients. The variety of dishes ranges from fresh healthy salads and vegetarian options to regional specialties (including a tantalising selection of pork dishes).Sip an imported German beer with your meal as you soak up the authentic german atmosphere; whether you’re stopping by for a leisurely dinner or settling in for a fun filled night, Der Keller is a restaurant full of spirit and zest for life. Prost!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?