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Zum alten Markt

Markt 3, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 231 572217
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Markt 3, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed yesterday

Good sample of local food. Friendly staff. Beside the fact that is in a very good location is not so full with tourists, it preserves local atmosphere. A must if you spend one evening in Dortmund.

Thank alpentrip
Reviewed 5 days ago

Good choice overall, and a local soup (cannot remember the name) is really recommended. Cozy as well, not too touristy, eventhough it's city center-bound.

Thank Vytautas A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sat outside, a cool evening temperature wise, made warmer by the heaters & blankets at all tables. Nice enjoyable beers in a good atmosphere. Was not too busy when we ordered 2 weiner schnitzels - waited an hour for them but nice when they arrived.

Thank Skeletor1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I first drank there in 1962 and, despite the modernisation of the city of Dortmund this pub/restaurant has not changed at all. Busy fun place to be with traditionalist who appreciate good food and good beer at sensible prices. Great atmosphere and décor. A must...More

Thank 524petere
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Typical german old style restoran, somewhat on the pricey side (. . .from my point of view), clean, with friendly atmosphere and quick service. There are plenty of meals, mainly with meat. There are no salads nor fresh vegetables, except greasy potato served with meat....More

Thank Nenad G
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We had already discovered Zum alten Market a couple of years ago on a hot sunny day trip from Cologne, so when back in Dortmund last weekend, we knew where to go for a drink, or lunch - or dinner. Bang in the city centre,...More

Thank Stephalonia
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Lovely traditional restaurant with excellent choice of food, good service and really good atmosphere

Thank ChrisDu2014
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This is a very good place to be. If you want to drink beer or eat a good meal. I place with good service and nice people. Remember to book table before you arrive. Allway crowded with football people before match

Thank MrNorweGO
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

Excellent german style food, good portions and very reasonable prices. Service was quick and polite. Nice atmosphere inside as well

Thank John T
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

A good place to eat with an excellent location, right in the center area. If you are arround you can't miss it. The location has two entrances... The food is delicious and the prices are decent. The waitress that served us was very capable and...More

Thank Cristi I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Markt 3, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Dortmund
  • Phone Number: +49 231 572217
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