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Edelweiss

#115 of 1,974 Restaurants in Frankfurt
Certificate of Excellence
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Sachsenhausen-Nord
German, Austrian, European, Central European
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Schweizer Strasse 96, 60594 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 619696
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11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Frankfurt, Germany
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Second time I came to this place and it won't be my last. Service was good (specially if you get the professional waiter not the trainee), friendly atmosphere and children friendly. In summer we can sit outside on the terrace or pavement. They have regularly special offers depend on the season. Menu is written in authentic Austrian accent :) Food... More 

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Hong Kong
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Second evening staying with friends in Frankfurt and Edelweiss is a stones throw from their apartment. Traditional Austrian fare. Very warm welcome. Starter was a chanterelle soup with mixed fresh herbs. The soup was gorgeous but fantastically complemented by the chopped fresh herbs. The release of flavours when you bit into the herbs worked superbly with the soup. I opted... More 

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Thank THT0604
East Lyme, CT
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86 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Wanting something different than the schnitzel that I've enjoyed in a couple other traditional restaurants, I decided on Edelweiss. It didn't disappoint. I did see the traditional schnitzel, and it looked great. I had the "Hunters" selection which included a couple "meatballs" (seasoned ground pork), some streaky bacon on a layer of spätzle with mushrooms and a cream sauce. It... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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60 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2016

I've been to Edelweiss many times over the years. It's always been a great experience. The only possible disappointment you may have is not being able to get in or get a table right away. It's that popular. Aside from the typical German dishes they do have Austrian and Swiss dishes on the menu. Everything I've ever had there is... More 

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Thank PurpleVTwin
Frankfurt, Germany
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65 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

Having lived in Bavaria for 13 years and traveled to Austria often I can tell you this restaurant is a touch of the South in the middle of Germany (kind of Mason Dixon Line for Americans). We enjoy lunch on the outside patio in the Summer and inside when weather is cold. My favourite is their cordon blue with spatzella.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

Brought a table of 7 on New Years day and had a wonderful meal. Had the goose special which was a late portion and delicious. Great beer selection and the service was fantastic in a cozy well decorated authentic restaurant. A bit expensive but worth it.

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Wales, UK
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2014

The service, atmosphere, beer (Austrian (Edel)weiss beer) but most of all food was great. The really warm welcome convinced me to stay and eat. Excellent beer from Austria and schnitzel followed by Kaiserschmarrn. Never eaten the dessert before and took on recommendation of the staff; it was to die for. I'd recommend a visit here any time you are in... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2013

I loved this place and will definitely return if I come back to Frankfurt again. I had veal and mushrooms with rosti potatoes and a side of sauerkraut - delicious comfort food for a cold December evening. Friendly serving staff, lovely meals, good drinks and a congenial pub atmosphere in old town Frankfurt - worth a visit!

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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113 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2013

Wandering around Frankfurt we liked the look of this place (and the menu was in English!) We sat outside as there was a nice street view and were entertained by the owners small son. The owner and his business partner were lovely with good english- it looked like a real family run business. I thought I had to have the... More 

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San Francisco, California
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2013

Casual, warm environment and not fussy. A great find and way to end a busy day in Frankfurt. Also have the apple strudel. Yum!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, Austrian, European, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schweizer Strasse 96, 60594 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Frankfurt>  > Sachsenhausen-Nord
  • Neighbourhood: Sachsenhausen-Nord
  • Phone Number: +49 69 619696

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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?