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Restaurant Shakespeares

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Windischenstr. 4 - 6 | 99423 Weimar, 99423 Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
+49 3643 901285
11:30 - 22:00
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Cambridgeshire, UK
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136 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Someone must have had a sense of humour when they named a restaurant in Weimar "Shakespeares", considering the town is the home of two of Germany's greatest writers? Perhaps this happened in 1966 when England were victorious over (West) Germany in the final of the World Cup? I think we should be told . . . Anyway, the food and... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2015

We stopped by here with no knowledge of the place, and we were not disappointed. The waiter was very friendly, and we asked him to bring out some German food, so we didn't order off the menu. Everything he brought out was wonderful. He even helped us with some words in German. Great place. We had a wonderful meal, and... More 

Thank pwrenn
Auckland Region, New Zealand
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95 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 February 2015 via mobile

Good selection of German traditional meals, with a few novelties. Their kloss (potato dumplings) were very good, light and tasty, and the duck was superb. Nice layout and atmosphere; it felt warm and bright inside, in contrast to the cold grey outside. Prices were average, service was good.

Thank kdtotara
York, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2015 via mobile

Seem to remember this being fairly standard food at a decent price, and cocktails available. Easy location, were just passing and looking for somewhere to eat.

Thank abc2015
Berlin, Germany
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51 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2014

Other than you would assume, this is not a scottish sports bar, but a recommended Weimarian restaurant in business for some 15 years, and doing well. The food is well cooked, the service unobtrusive, the fare not dear. Close to Markt, and certainly worth a visit.

Thank Olaf S
Ravenstein, The Netherlands
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

Nice inside/outside terrace, menu is OK, food is OK, nothing great, but nothing bad. Friendly staff.

Thank Frank F
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2013 via mobile

Very good traditional German food in a relaxed atmosphere near the Rathaus, cozy inside with a nice patio in the back. No credit or EC cards- bring cash.

Thank Jason R
Sarasota, Florida
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71 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2012

It does not look like anything great, but the food AND the service was wonderful. Please visit this very pleasant restaurant.

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Treviso, Italy
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212 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2012

This bar is quite nice, coloured,and lead by a friendly barman. We ordered two soups, one chickencurry with salad and one potato-ball. The food was ok, and also the two black that we drunk. The man at the bar is friendly and does his best to help you and to explain what you don't understand in the menu. It is... More 

Thank Edoardo P
Vancouver, Washington
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2011

Casual and tasty food in more of a pub setting. Very good value for the money and very reasonable.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Windischenstr. 4 - 6 | 99423 Weimar, 99423 Weimar, Thuringia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Thuringia  >  Weimar
  • Phone Number: +49 3643 901285
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?