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Brauhaus zum Schwanen

Franziskanergasse 3, 73728 Esslingen am Neckar, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 711 353253
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good50%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Sep 7, 2017
“Bon appetite!”
Jul 25, 2017
“Traditional food served in a modern style”
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Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Franziskanergasse 3, 73728 Esslingen am Neckar, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed September 11, 2017

I love German food and on this restaurant you can find very delicious options of the regional gastronomy. All the time I came here I need to have a dinner on this place.

Thank R083R70
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

Stopped here for an evening meal on an overnight visit. Big attraction was the bilingual menu!! It was a warm evening so we sat outside in the square. Staff were pleasant. I had a couple of glasses of their own dark beer. Very nice! I...More

Thank Steve E
Reviewed July 25, 2017

Eating at Brauhaus zum Schwanen was our "splash out" meal of our holiday. For me, the starter of cold cucumber soup with diced herring was the outstanding item: refreshing and delicious. The husband loved his starter of tartar of herring and the son had no...More

1  Thank Uranus7
Reviewed October 3, 2014

My husband and I had a very nice meal here last week while in Esslingen. The staff was friendly and there was an English menu available. The dining room was very pretty with lovely wood beams and an old world atmosphere. I had a delicious...More

Thank ReginaMGeneva_IL
Reviewed March 23, 2013

We've always felt welcome here, and enjoy trying their seasonal beer. The food is German/Swabian cuisine with seasonal specials. Not a huge menu, but satisfying food served in a pleasant traditional atmosphere typical of Esslingen. They do provide an English menu, but it's not always...More

Thank A M
Reviewed January 24, 2013

Der Schwanen or "the Swan" is a beautifully restored restaurant in an 18th century building in historic Old Town Esslingen am Neckar Germany. The food and beer alone are reason to go out of your way for a visit. The old time ambience of the...More

Thank LUBY3298
Reviewed September 27, 2011

Traditional restaurant well-located in Esslingen's charming old town; picturesque interior and pleasant outdoor seating on a quiet square. Menu somewhat limited; the pork/spaetzle dish was very good, but relatively expensive; and unaccompanied by vegetables or salad. It's nice to find places that still brew their...More

1  Thank Ranke
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Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Franziskanergasse 3, 73728 Esslingen am Neckar, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Baden-Wurttemberg  >  Esslingen am Neckar
  • Phone Number: +49 711 353253
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