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$$ - $$$European, , International
Ruettenscheider Str. 182, 45131 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 201 32039980
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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European, Central European, International, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Ruettenscheider Str. 182, 45131 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am blessed to be able to travel around the world and eat at some nice restaurants, both for work and private. This is a gem of a restataunt from the service to the food. They politely put up with my German and had flawless...More

Thank Karen G
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

I ate here twice, both times great quality! They welcome you with olive oil, salt flakes and homemade bread. Always changing one page menu. The beef coocked for 36 hours was fantastic! Also the wine recommended to it. The menu is only in German, but...More

Thank szabolcshu
Reviewed July 5, 2018

Amazing food, great atmosphere and friendly staff. Not a big menu, but that is the whole point. We booked a table in advance. Recommended!

Thank Hanne S
Reviewed January 4, 2018

We went to the Tatort for a family Christmas dinner. The menu was pretty nice offering really fancy cross-over cuisine combining continental and Asian ingredients. Unfortunately, our starters did not arrive at the same time. That`s quite a shame for such a place. However, the...More

Thank Doc_D666
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

Was here a few years ago and liked it a lot. Very small almost livingroom size resto for max 40 people inside, tables are very close to each other but not disturbing. You musr reserve a week in advace for the weekend else you can...More

Thank F8501ZYrobs
Reviewed July 13, 2017

The food was incredible, though overly salty. We joked that the cook must be in love and kept forgetting he'd added the salt. The kitchen was short staffed and the food took a while, but we loved being together as a team and enjoyed the...More

Thank DonovanM
Reviewed May 21, 2017

The restaurant is famous for its fresh and versatile kitchen. The menu changes very frequently, depending on the ingredients that are available on the market. Usually they serve one vegetarian dish and one with fish or meat each. As a guest you feel very appreciated....More

Thank sabiner148
Reviewed February 7, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic meal. From the moment we entered, we couldn't have been made more welcome. It has a very intimate feel, and the front of house / manager was great fun and very helpful as he talked through each dish with real enthusiasm. We soon saw...More

Thank Rich W
Reviewed October 21, 2016

The atmosphere is cosy and friendly, the food is a fabulous blend of fresh ingredients and flavours without over-produced recipes and monster servings. Just all beautifully done with friendly, relaxed service. Absolutely outstanding.

Thank prue620
Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

We shared three starters and they were all fantastic. The pumpkin carpaccio had every type of flavour in such a lovely balance. We ordered two glasses of white and have found a new favourite wine. Pricey, but worth every cent. (The service is excellent as...More

Thank ThorlakurL
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
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12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ruettenscheider Str. 182, 45131 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Essen
  • Phone Number: +49 201 32039980
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