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Bootshausstr. 12, 35390 Giessen, Hesse, Germany
+49 641 9726978
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good31%
  • Average24%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible18%
20 Mar 2018
“Average pub food, really unprofessional waitresd”
4 Jun 2016
“Great view”
Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Bootshausstr. 12, 35390 Giessen, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

I liked coming here before on my annual trip to meet friends and colleagues for a conference. Food is ok, standard German pub food, sometimes a bit greasy, but the view and atmosphere are great. Yesterday's waitress was frankly a disaster and I would let...More

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Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

A Cosy beergarden with Great views to the river lahn - Staff friendly but sometimes a bit Slow - Food average - try the Typical bellschou

Thank dennys34
Reviewed August 12, 2015

Good atmosphere, nice seatings, very good and quickly service, many facilities for river tours etc, have also oom for private parties

Thank muelv21
Reviewed August 9, 2015

I have always liked the Bootshaus for its views and that you can watch people punt and row on the river. I like the new looks too but I don't think the food has improved much. Starters were "hessische Tapas", with a "Greene Sosse" that...More

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Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great place to stay when its nice weather and you not up for too fancy food. This is the best place to sit outside in Gießen, next to the river, just lovely. Usually pretty busy during summer days so you better be here before 6...More

Thank Christoph H
Reviewed October 14, 2014

Great place to come for a few drinks during the summer. Come early and get an nice place close to the river..

Thank sbe_000
Reviewed August 11, 2013

The Grutze! Huge serving. Good feel along the water- tons of outdoor seating. Friendly crowd, on the younger side. Very friendly to Americans and Germans alike. Try a radler (like a shandy) or colabier (cola + beer) for something you won't find stateside.

Thank MyOwnBobblehead
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bootshausstr. 12, 35390 Giessen, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Giessen
  • Phone Number: +49 641 9726978
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