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Die Leiter

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Innenstadt
German, European, Central European, Italian, Mediterranean
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Kaiserhofstr. 11, 60313 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 292121
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12:00 - 01:00
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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Frankfurt, Germany
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016

It is a mystery to me why this restaurant is so well rated. The food is average, the space cramped and the service unfriendly to rude. During our last lunch visit two of us waited 35 minutes for the food to arrive and the third person in our party another 10 minutes. When we pointed this out to the owner... More 

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Thank andreas s
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Nice little Italian place here, usually quite colorful Italian waiters that seem out of place in Frankfurt but make the meal entertaining. Good salads and pastas here. Small place but they often are in Europe

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Thank TonyCol244
Hamburg, Germany
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

We visited Die Leiter, 6 people, with a confirm reservation in writing and still they had no table and just said sorry!!!! Don't go there!

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Thank borgmesteren
Frankfurt, Germany
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399 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

I always enjoy my meals at the Leiter. I usually like the meat , kalbsfilet, but this time I ordered the sole. ( seezunge). Juicy and great taste. Also good and friendly staff .

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Thank Jack T
Blue Mountains, Australia
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87 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Boutique place with quality staff, great food and a beautiful atmosphere. Seemed to be full of locals, pretty well priced as well (80 Euro for two for lunch).

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Thank Cecil-is-here
Ra'anana, Israel
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62 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2015

A very pleasant eating place in the center of Frankfuet, serving German excellent food: had an excelent Tafelspitz beef dish garnished with Spaetzle- the geramn famous butter noodles, and excellent fish dishes. Nice and effecient service.

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Thank DubieDunietz
Astana, Kazakhstan
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

It was 3pm and I was walking alone in Frankfurt as I had 5 hour layover. So I decided to go and eat near the Opernplatz. My surprise that most restaurants do not serve food after 2-3pm. I had to look carefully to find the good place I can sit, eat and read my book. So I entered this restaurant.... More 

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Thank Aiselek U
Vienna Region, Austria
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71 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2015

A long time favourite of mine whenever I visit Frankfurt, 'Die Leiter' continues to provide excellent food and beverage with good and personalised service, particulalry through the Restaurant Manager, who has been at the restaurant since its' opening. The food is always good and consistent and I enjoy the good variety of the dishes - all are prepared well and... More 

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Thank Samoht60
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

The food was very mediocre, but that's not an issue - the service is the worst ever, especially the bald Italian waiter (I guess he's Sicilian) was very rude, sometimes even shamelessly saying swear words in his Italian language!!! Those who don't wanna be insulted never go to that restaurant!!!!!!!!!! Waiters contain the worst qualities of infamous Italian mobsters (not... More 

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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2015

It is like a charming french restaurant. Food and Service are very good. All The waiters speak italian besides German. Location is very smart.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, European, Central European, Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kaiserhofstr. 11, 60313 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Frankfurt>  > Innenstadt
  • Neighbourhood: Innenstadt
  • Phone Number: +49 69 292121

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?