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) #1 of 164 Restaurants in Sanford $$ - $$$ German, European,
205 E 1st St, Sanford, FL 32771-1372
+1 407-321-2204
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“schnitzel” (123 reviews)
“apple strudel” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
German, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
205 E 1st St, Sanford, FL 32771-1372
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11 - 20 of 995 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited on a Sunday afternoon and the restaurant did not disappoint. We were greeted by a friendly server and a musician playing pleasant acoustic guitar which was not so loud as to prevent us from hearing one another. We ordered schnitzel and potato pancakes...More

Thank Mindy T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great service, great food ! We were here in 2014 and thoroughly enjoyed it again this time. Will be back in August for more.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here fairly often and love both the food and the beer. Start with a pretzel and a dark beer, then proceed to a sausage or 2 or 3 with a great side dish.

Thank Lori F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious potato pancakes, sauerbraten, and sandwiches. Quick and friendly service; we're going to check out the shop around the corner.

Thank Rosina0525
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were a walk in as reservations were full for months. We arrived at 5:40 on Saturday of a Fourth of July weekend. We were seated right away at a separated long table for six. Our wait frau got us drinks and a HUGE pretzel...More

Thank rogersober
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This came highly recommended and now we see why. Hubby got the filet and it was sooo tender. I went for the wiener schnitzel and it was divine. Service was wonderful and what a fun atmosphere.

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We landed latter in the day and decided to stay the night since there was a local German restaurant open till 9 pm on a Sunday. I had no idea they had live music, people dancing to polka, and staff were dress the part and...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here on our way to the Auto Train for lunch based on a recommendation from a friend. Restaurant service was good but the bar service was slow even when they weren't super busy. Food was okay but not what I would consider exceptional for...More

Thank Norman S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first time eating at a German restaurant Our waitress was very helpful in giving us suggestions for what to order The brats and pork schnitzel were good We tried a side of something similar to American mac & cheese that was very...More

Thank Angela R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have given this place several tries. Being spoiled by good German food, cleanliness, and hospitality of even the most modest county diners during my trips to Germany, I have a hard time understanding why this place is so popular. My only guess is that...More

2  Thank Irisha-FL
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Questions & Answers
Dale T
February 9, 2017|
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Response from Janet Z | Property representative |
Our German entertainment is from 6pm - 9pm on Thursday and Sunday. Friday and Saturday is 7pm - 10pm.
June 4, 2016|
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Response from Janet Z | Property representative |
Reservations have to be made directly through the restaurant. This is from their website: "Make Reservations Monday – Friday 11:00am to 4:00pm Call 407 321 2204" I know from experience that on nights with entertainment they... More
May 1, 2016|
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Response from Janet Z | Property representative |
They have recently discontinued serving the stuffed cabbage.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $30
German, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 E 1st St, Sanford, FL 32771-1372
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Central Florida  >  Sanford
  • Phone Number: +1 407-321-2204
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