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Parkstrasse 58, 09120 Chemnitz, Saxony, Germany
+49 371 2361363
12:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 18:00
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Sosua, Dominican Republic
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54 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016

my Mom celebrated her 88th birthday there, food was great and we had an excellent service, the 2 young waiters did everything for us, even made more space for us to dance Tango.

Thank feneta
Prague, Czech Republic
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117 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016

This villa, designed by Henry van de Velde, is beautifully resrored and contains some exquisite furniture also designed by him. In fact it is a little van de Velde museum, the only one in Germany. The most beautiful part is the ground floor salon and dining room, great rooms in themselves with some exquisite firniture and a great china dining... More 

Thank Marie B
Munich, Germany
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168 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2012

Villa Esche in Chemnitz is the first house Henri van de Velde, the Belgian Art Nouveau architect and designer, built in Germany for a textile manufacturer called Esche. The house is a Gesamtkunstwerk where every little details bears the stamp of van de Velde's genius. High expectations for a restaurant on the estate. They are more than fulfilled. on a... More 

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Austin, Texas
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2012

This place should probably be the #1 restaurant in Chemnitz. After we finally found it, we had a great time. There was basically an option of 3 or 4 courses for the evening. I think it was two cuts of lamb for the entree that evening. Everything was cooked to perfection, service was prompt (by German standards). My only complaint... More 

Thank Alex R
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135 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 December 2010

The "Remise", or carriage-house, of the monstrously rich stocking-knitter Herbert Esche, who used his industrialist's fortune to build a villa overlooking Chemnitz (what four generations before him had saved, he spent on the house, as our guide put it, and my heavens, does it ever show!), is now a restaurant -- and, I believe, houses the kitchen from which events... More 

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Chapel Hill, NC
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2010

The Villa Esche is one of the architectural showpieces of Chemnitz (although I myself do not go for the Jugendstil so much). But the restaurant is part of the complex and they aim for, and achieve, a refined setting with some elegance. The food is likewise somewhat refined and also tasty, including some traditional dishes that were quite good. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$29 - US$37
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 18:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Parkstrasse 58, 09120 Chemnitz, Saxony, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Saxony  >  Chemnitz
  • Phone Number: +49 371 2361363

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