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$$ - $$$
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Steingasse 7, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 6221 905380
11:30 - 22:30
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Mon - Fri 16:30 - 22:30
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 22:30
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London, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Location: close to Alte Brucke Atmosphere: rustic typical German tavern. Service: fast and efficient Food: local home cooked food. Unpretentious and good. If you visit in may then try the fresh white asparagus with sauce hollandaise.

Thank jenskoopmann
Hereford, United Kingdom
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126 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for two nights. Easy enough to get to and find via public transport. Entrance is through the main restaurant during the day and side Entrance at night. Downstairs in he restaurant is very charming, great decor with lots of great pictures. Upstairs is very bland and a contrast to below. That said room was clean. It was not... More 

Thank Noel C
Bielefeld, Germany
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70 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Heidelberg looking for a fresh German cuisine which wasn't just bratties and dumplings. A couple we met recomended this place and I was attracted to the asparugus and opportunity to eat herring. The interior of the restaurant is busy, bucolic displays of greenery swags, bunches of grapes, and old musical instruments combined to make interesting over-table lights.... More 

Thank Julie C
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Tourist trap! I love traditional German food. For me food doesnt always have to be fancy or served beautifully as long as it tastes nice. But this place serves greyish, mushy food with sauces that are so gloppy there ought to be gelatine or something in it! You can eat it if you have to, but I wouldnt recommend it!

Thank FleurRoug
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 22 February 2017

as soon as we stepped into the restaurant, the waiters and waitresses are very friendly and took us to the table. Though they don't have English menu, the waiter introduced their cuisine pretty patiently. The atmosphere is very relax when we are enjoying our dinner. I strongly recommend their pork shank and ravioli, they tested very traditional and the flavor... More 

Thank lily l
Heidelberg, Germany
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Very solid and reasonable local/German cousine. Even great service and care to one time visitors, beyond expectations. I think family run and established service team, which is visible overall and in the details. Once they even delivered a freshly made plate as the dish was getting cold on the table as my colleague wasn't at the table. That's why i... More 

Thank zuhauskeintourist
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

This is an old restaurant right in the heart of Heidelberg. The food is really tasty (German traditional) and they have a good wine selection as well. The place is nice and cozy (rather quite). They have two very nice tables at the windows (worth reserving in advance).

Thank NettiJ
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Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

The stuff was very polite and explained in English the menu, the food was fine and the decoration is very warm and classic traditional German, recommended

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

My family is in town for a few days from the USA. This place has delicious food and an amazing atmosphere too. Perfect.

Thank LostTexan42
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

On holiday in Germany we visited this restaurant on our second last night and I've got to admit that the Schnitzel with cheese sauce and sliced potatoes was the tastiest I've had to date. Good wine and beer selection and reasonable prices too!

Thank Lauren S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
16:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Steingasse 7, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Baden-Wurttemberg  >  Heidelberg
  • Phone Number: +49 6221 905380

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?