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Gasthaus zum Riesen

) #1 of 33 Restaurants in Miltenberg $$ - $$$ German, European,
Hauptstr. 99, 63897 Miltenberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9371 989948
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hauptstr. 99, 63897 Miltenberg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 29 April 2017

What an experience! My friend took me for a drive around the Main region and we stopped for lunch in Miltenberg Zum Riesen. The weather was kind, tables were occupied outside so we sat inside. Quick and efficient service took our orders in no time,...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We took lunch here after spending the day hiking Miltenberg. The food was very good, the bier thirst quenching and the service attentive.

Thank Donald W
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Since 8 years I've been trying out all restaurants in Main Spessart together with my German boyfriend. Our expectations of this restaurant were quite high, due to the positive recommendations on TripAdvisor. However, besides the friendly young men who served us, we were really disappointed...More

Thank Myra S
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

This gem, the oldest pub in Germany, was once reportedly frequented by the King of Rock and Roll himself. The ambiance of this over 400 year old building alone is worth a stop but the locally brewed beer (Faust) combined with a good meal elevate...More

Thank ccbb3306
Reviewed 8 November 2016

A 425 year old traditional guesthouse that serves authentic German food. We tried the Bavarian beer, bratwurst, and sauerkraut with potato puree. They were very good and not pricey. We were disappointed that we didn't get to try the wiener schnitzel because they don't serve...More

Thank Joseph20131008
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We had beer and dinner at this charming old restaurant. We did not have reservations (make them if you go) but the host was able to fit us in. We shared a table with another couple and had a good time and very good food,

Thank RWHHouston
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Took a train ride from Frankfurt to Miltenberg, an adorable well preserved town in Bavaria. After strolling around the beautiful town we stopped at Gasthaus Zum Riesen for a delicious lunch. The guys had beer with their lunch, too! The Schnitzel was very good, my...More

Thank tagent22
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

The food was Fantastic and the beer was great. Service was fast and friendly. Nice atmosphere and very clean. Highly recommend.

Thank charlie1sg
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Beer ... good... white Bavarian sausage ... also very good. pretzel good. Wiener Schnitzel very good... I mean it's Germany how good will the food be but this place was good .... we would go again if we weren't leaving town. It's kinda cool inside...More

Thank Joe K
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We visited Miltenberg on a hot and sunny day, as part of a river cruise, and this allegedly oldest pub in Germany (Elvis stayed here too during his army days! - allegedly) was recommended by our guide. After an interesting and informative walking tour of...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hauptstr. 99, 63897 Miltenberg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Lower Franconia  >  Miltenberg
  • Phone Number: +49 9371 989948
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