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Hudson's - Metropolitan Bar & Dining

Girardetstr. 2, 45131 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 201 54505270
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
19 Sep 2018
“Very slow service”
6 Jul 2017
“Just a Great Restaurant!”
Closed Now
Italian, European, American, Bar, Grill, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Girardetstr. 2, 45131 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

It is supposed to be original American food, but is a disaster the time you have to wait for, even when only few guest are here. Quite expensive and not responsive to bread requests

Thank antonio b
Reviewed July 6, 2017

I've been here on several occasions now and I'm never disappointed. I sat outside as there was a festival going on which only added to the experience. There's not really a lot to say; good food, good atmosphere, good service, and if you stay late...More

Thank Irish_Traveller085
Reviewed May 21, 2017

An Irish bar and restaurant serving a good lager and also good cocktails. The interior is notable for its industrial and yet classy design. There is a also a wide terasse where you can still find a spot of sunlight in the evenings before it...More

Thank sabiner148
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

Good choice of food and drinks. We visited twice when looking for a place to have some drinks while watching the sunset. It turned out that the food was also good. I really can recommend the salad with goat cheese.

Thank Jan-HendrikB
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

When i sent them back. Seemed like the chef didn't have his oil hot enough or the obviously frozen chips had melted before frying. 2nd batch not much better so gave up on them. Nice piece of steak though. Might be better at a busier...More

Thank Paul09051965
Reviewed March 30, 2017

I am always impressed when a restaurant can offer a wide variety on the menu and get everyone right. The service was a good as the meal. Worth a second trip.

Thank Ziganki
Reviewed January 26, 2017 via mobile

We have visited Hudson's a few times and we've never been disappointed! Always a warm and friendly welcome. The themed nights are such fun, trash pop party by far my favourite. The food is excellent. The steak and pepper sauce is to die for! And...More

Thank narkymelarkey
Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

The stylish restaurant with a cozy interior and pleasant atmosphere. Service-established and high-quality, friendly service and excellent cuisine and rich bar menu. Here you can enjoy a cup of coffee and a snack on the run, dine or spend an entertaining evening with friends. Worthy...More

Thank popao701
Reviewed September 4, 2016

If you want a great menu variety, wonderful drinks and beer selection this is the place. We have dined here multiple times and love the food and atmosphere. A great family, friends and date night establishment. DJ nights are a blast with a full dance...More

Thank john s
Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

The location is great - inside & outside. The staff is very friendly and service-oriented. The food is very delicious and and well prepared/served for the eyes. I like the atmosphere!

Thank KlausL13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$44
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Digital Payments, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 4:00 a.m.
5:00 p.m. - 4:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Girardetstr. 2, 45131 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Essen
  • Phone Number: +49 201 54505270
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