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Fahrtgasse 1, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 6221 6560488
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Central Valley, CA
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149 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I was attracted by Hemingway's location overlooking the river and by the name. But disappointed by the food and service. The service was most inattentive. After a 15 minute wait to be recognized in a nearly empty establishment I was about to leave and wished I had. The food was acceptable and with good service could have been very good.... More 

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62 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Somewhat unfriendly service, too many smoking guests and just ok spot. I'm sure there are many more better places in Heidelberg to grab a cocktail and bite to eat. We ordered two appetizers, one of olives, the other with speck and bread. We thought we might get a toast points with those items on top, but you had to assemble... More 

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ontario
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876 reviews
363 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 268 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

The food was mediocre and the service was sullen. If you have a chance to eat somewhere else then take it. Food was very middle of the road which could perhaps be where they found some of it. Not recommended.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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42 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

I was there with friend who after he had seen it for the first time he wanted to go there for dinner. I was skeptical. At the beginning restaurant does not make good first impression but I was wrong. Burgers which we ordered was pretty taste and also looked nice. The staff was also nice. If you find a nice... More 

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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Stayed at a nearby hotel and visited here three times, for evening drinks and dinner. What a fantastic location looking out onto the Neckar. Great burgers, you will not go hungry. Good local beer and wines. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Very relaxed atmosphere.

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Thank C1airBear
Heidelberg, Germany
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41 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

Nice place in the heart of Heidelberg. Is very atmospheric and has nice photos and fishing-related stuff on the walls. The place offers good burgers and nice flammkuchens. Is also good for a cup of coffee, since they have an terrase facing the river.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

This was a great bar that we found as we were walking along the river side and we were in need of a quick drink. Walking in and this place is just superb with a fantastic pubby interior with nice furnishing's and decorated tastefully throughout and with a super cool outside seating area . We were greeted warmly by a... More 

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Milan, Italy
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51 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2016

I am going there from time to time with my friends here in Heidelberg and every time we are happy to be there. Their burgers, their beers....but most of all their coffeeee....Oh my god!!!! They also have Pampero shots with lime, salt and coffee powder and they are fantastic. The staff is also very kind.

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cornwall
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123 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

Recommend by our hotel receptionist when we checked in late after a long day. Nice location on the river with in and outside seating. Good value food, mostly home made burgers and our flamkuchen was best we had during our 2 week German holiday. Mostly used by trendy 20 something's.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2015

A very nice and cozy bar & cafe...The lemonades are really good - enjoyed it a lot. You can enjoy it at the terrace on a hot summer day... love the sweet potato wedges - i ordered an extra plate! Weisswurst and beers are also good. Don't miss this when in Heidelberg!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, German, Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Fahrtgasse 1, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Baden-Wurttemberg  >  Heidelberg
  • Phone Number: +49 6221 6560488

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?