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Brauhaus Wenkers

€€ - €€€German, , European
Betenstr. 1, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 231 527548
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheeseburger” (2 reviews)
“schnitzel” (3 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
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German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Betenstr. 1, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, very friendly staff . Beer and food very nice . Definitely be back again soon to Dortmund 👍

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This is a traditional brauhaus that welcomes you with a distinctive atmosphere and very, very good food. The traditional potato soup with sausages is absolutely wonderful, as are the schnitzels cooked according to old local recipes (hint: go for the Westphalian schnitzel with mushrooms and...More

1  Thank Leonard L
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We met with some friends (7 people in total) in this bar: we had a reservation made on the phone, which they couldn't find, so they found us a table, but we were asked to move soon after, to make space for a bigger group...More

Thank Raffy_Burki
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Went here so my hubby could watch football we stayed till 11pm with our son which they had no issue with. Food was great and the wait was very friendly will def visit again if we go back to Dortmund.

Thank brady5
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We visit Dortmund ones a year...Wenkers is the most central place to meet up with friends and family for one or more beers. Wenkers own brew is just the best. The food is also very good along with the friendly staff who do speak english...More

Thank Sandra O
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Place is located on one of the most famous squares. Sat with friends and had very tasty and huge burgers, delicuous, also goulash was nice as well.

Thank Kamal A
Reviewed 26 June 2017

for the region with special self-brewed beer - very tasty! absolutely central location on the old market place where you also can sit outside

Thank manu-wan
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

First of all, the only trully positive things are the locatiin and the BVB specific that the brewery has (if, of course you are a BVB fan / like football in general). The beers are nice and quite variate but the food is poor to...More

Thank fmunteanu85
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

The place is swarming with people but that is the highlight of the place . Brilliant beer brilliant food great service I loved the place

Thank KiranM42
Reviewed 1 June 2017

The title says it all really! The food was plentiful and good value. The beer was even more plentiful and just what we needed after a long day on the road. The staff were efficient and attentive without being over-bearing. All-in-all, a great bar.

Thank vwrocco
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Elaine D
21 May 2017|
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Response from JokerNev | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can visit with children with best place to be seated on the outside open area in the square. (weather dependant) Enjoy your trip.
Andy K
20 September 2015|
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Response from j_kemper | Property representative |
Hi, it will be OK for him, but you have too be here early because outher wise we will be overcrowded pretty soon. 2 houres befor the game will be recomended. Best regards, Jörg Kemper and the team of "Wenkers am Markt"
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Betenstr. 1, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Dortmund
  • Phone Number: +49 231 527548
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