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The city's historic section is filled with restaurants and taverns located throughout a series of pedestrian alleyways.
As featured in 3 Days in Dusseldorf
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Heinrich-Heine-Allee, 40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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All reviews old town the river bars and restaurants longest bar alt beer cobblestone streets great atmosphere christmas market pedestrian area night life walk around lots of shops nice area people watching nice place altstadt breweries
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Aldstadt is well worth a visit if you are in Düsseldorf. Full of restaurants and bars and a great atmosphere. We visited early December and the Christmas market added to the appeal of this historic area. It’s full on busy though, if going down...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The old town of Düsseldorf gives a great variety of restaurants and bars and during the Christmas month there is a nice Christmasmarket. The market is spread through the old town and offers a variety of food and Christmas marketstalls. Especially the flamelachs and the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So busy but a great place to be when the Christmas markets are on The whole area seemed to be heaving with all restaurants and bars packed to the rafters A must visit if you are in town Lovely handcrafted goods from the stalls also...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Much more warm than the other German cities old Town. Looks more Dutch architecture. Very warm and cool. I was so happy when I had a walk day and night time here.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must see part of Düsseldorf, the old town is at once homely and multicultural. Filled to the brim with restaurants and bars boasting all manner of cuisines and catering for different dietary groups, it’s a real cultural hub. Shopping is excellent, not only for...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Düsseldorf’s Altstadt is a great area to walk day or night, do some shopping and stop for an altbier or two ( usually more). Plenty of restaurants with a variety of different cuisines to choose from. Make sure you visit the various breweries, Fuchschen, Schlussel...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went early, around 11am during the week and it was quiet. We shopped and wandered the residential areas as well as walked along the Rhine. Have the cab drop you off by the Carousel. Cabs are abundant there and it’s a great starting point...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to eat and have fun at the road side cafes and pubs . Close to Rhine and we enjoyed the “Wheel of Vision “

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank amresha9
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you envision walking down a European cobblestone road with people everywhere drinking German Beer Steins and having a great time, this is the place! Loved it.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For a variety of reasons we found ourselves in the old town early in the morning just as things were opening. Coffee and a pastry an ideal way to ward off The damp. After an excursion out of Dusseldorf we returned at dinner time and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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woodshirley5
July 14, 2018|
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Response from Sandra T | Reviewed this property |
No, the Alt Stadt is an area of Dusseldorf filled with bars, restaurants and boat trips on the Rhine can be started here, 7 days a week
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December 30, 2016|
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Response from William B | Reviewed this property |
When you arrive at airport catch a train in to the city. A ''Red Bus'' tour originates opposite the station. If you have luggage there is storage at the station. The tour is the best city tour I have taken in Europe and... More
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Hollysmummy24
November 21, 2016|
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Response from whiters_d | Reviewed this property |
Hello Prices for Gluwein vary. They charge a deposit on the glass or mug which you can keep. It depends on the quality of the mug some are attractive but others very touristy. The average 3€ for gluwein plus €5 deposit... More
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