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Bootshausstr. 12, 35390 Giessen, Hesse, Germany
+49 641 9726978
10:30 - 00:00
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Giessen, Germany
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710 reviews
306 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

A Cosy beergarden with Great views to the river lahn - Staff friendly but sometimes a bit Slow - Food average - try the Typical bellschou

Thank dennys34
Giessen, Germany
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Good atmosphere, nice seatings, very good and quickly service, many facilities for river tours etc, have also oom for private parties

Thank muelv21
Penicuik, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

I have always liked the Bootshaus for its views and that you can watch people punt and row on the river. I like the new looks too but I don't think the food has improved much. Starters were "hessische Tapas", with a "Greene Sosse" that was too runny, a fried sausage that only tasted salty and greasy, a "Spundekaes" cheese... More 

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Giessen, Germany
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Great place to stay when its nice weather and you not up for too fancy food. This is the best place to sit outside in Gießen, next to the river, just lovely. Usually pretty busy during summer days so you better be here before 6 PM to get a seat. Worst case, you can always just grab a beer and... More 

Thank Christoph H
Warsaw, Poland
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240 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Great place to come for a few drinks during the summer. Come early and get an nice place close to the river..

Thank sbe_000
Vernon, New Jersey
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2013

The Grutze! Huge serving. Good feel along the water- tons of outdoor seating. Friendly crowd, on the younger side. Very friendly to Americans and Germans alike. Try a radler (like a shandy) or colabier (cola + beer) for something you won't find stateside.

Thank MyOwnBobblehead

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bootshausstr. 12, 35390 Giessen, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Giessen
  • Phone Number: +49 641 9726978

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?