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Certificate of Excellence
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Altstadt - St. Lorenz
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Koenigstr. 78, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 911 214560
08:00 - 01:00
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Fortaleza, CE
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hotel front desk recommended this restaurant. When we got there, they put us in a table and few minutes came two guys that were smoking outside but seemed that it was coming smoke out of them, they stink. The waiter was kind of rude and extremely impatient demanding us to choose the drinks. Well, there was nothing with pork (snitzel)... More 

Thank karlarolim
Oslo, Norway
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187 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here because of reviews for breakfast. But is just overpriced hotel breakfast. Disappointed....

Thank Marius P
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is fair ... the environment is cozy and traditional. During the toy fair, everywhere is crowd and hard to find seats... here maybe one of the choose.

Thank isabellas833
England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

We went here for something nice for breakfast/lunch. We arrived at 11.15am but they'd stopped doing breakfast at 10am and everything on the menu was mainly a main...nothing you'd have for lunch. We ordered the 2 sausages and the camembert cheese dish...these were 6 euros and 8 euros. It wasn't great. We came here as it's one of the top... More 

Thank KommyM
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134 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

If you're after traditional Bavarian place and dishes then this is just what you're after. Good selection of both food and beers. Popular with tourists and locals so booking table is advisable. Friendly staff (well, most of it).

Thank UKPole
Tubingen, Germany
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111 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Don't expect "cuisine"--that'd be a misnomer in much of Franconia--but our quick luncheon was entirely pleasant and satisfying, and absolutely decent as regards "value for money." Can't really say much since we restrained ourselves to a single dish each: gulash soup (local style) and bread dumplings with mushrooms in a cream sauce; both were tasty and substantial. Service was unusually... More 

Thank Gerhard1945
Ridgewood, New York
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259 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

We came for the Paulaner beer. Which is fabulous!!! BEST! But loved the atmosphere. The waitress was dressed up in traditional German outfit. Very cozy spot! Had to order a pretzel and soup. BEST soup in Germany! Lovely place. Must go!

Thank Rebecca O
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147 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

On any trip to Germany I always try to find a Paulaner's tied house to sample their beer and food and on a recent trip to Nuremberg this was no exception. The restaurant has a very good location just inside the Old Town and near to the train station so is ideal for anyone who wants to get a quick... More 

Thank Drake_Sheldon
Kassel, Germany
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63 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

This place serves dishes from the local cuisine, you can expect large, meaty portions with potatoes and/or cabbage. The place is quite small and often crowded.

Thank simstarcan
Curitiba, Brazil
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

We walked into the restaurant since it was one of the few places opened. We didn't have a reservation, but still were allowed to go in, as long as we left before 8pm, when the table was reserved for. That worked out good, despite the rude service from the waitress, who didn't seem pleased to serve us. Still 10 to... More 

Thank Rafael_11

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$22
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Koenigstr. 78, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Nuremberg>  > Altstadt - St. Lorenz
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt - St. Lorenz
  • Phone Number: +49 911 214560

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?