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) #30 of 956 Restaurants in Nuremberg $$ - $$$ German, European,
Koenigstr. 78, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 911 214560
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“goulash soup” (6 reviews)
“sauerbraten” (8 reviews)
“pork shoulder” (10 reviews)
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German, European, Central European
$$ - $$$
Koenigstr. 78, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
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1 - 10 of 147 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family stopped off in Nuremberg on the way to Dresden for lunch here. The food was good. I had an amazing salad - fresh garden salad combined with beautiful white asparagus in season and kraut salad with perfectly cooked trout on top. My husband...More

Thank 600lalip
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Dinner in the Pillshofer was our reward well earned after a long day of trekking through the museums. The atmosphere is traditional and cozy. The wait staff is friendly. The food is satisfying. Try the specials on the suggestion card on the table. The desert...More

Thank Susiegh
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Strictly local country style food and service. Stick to the pork and kraut combos. (Skip the $$teak...poor quality and preparation) Good Beer selections but very very limited Wines by the glass.

Thank Mr H
Reviewed 19 April 2017

very polite staff, if you are looking for simple good food. this is the place you want to have dinner, especially when you are on your own. wouldn't recommend this for a romantic dinner.

Thank gjreinders
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

In town for the European Coating Show and were just walking around and spotted this place. We both enjoyed the Nuremberg sausages and the house style salad. Both were delicious. The place is very old school Germany. It has a bit of touristy feel but...More

Thank VanHalenII
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

We arrived quite late and the staff at the Pillhofer accepted us without a reservation and were nice and friendly. We sat in a corner and a group of people were sat with us after a short while which didn't bother us at all as...More

Thank lisasuperstar
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Having arrived in Nuremburg after 9pm a lot of places had stopped serving food. The kitchen here is open until 11 so we got recommended to come here. Shared tables were a bit of a suprise but have come to realise this is the done...More

Thank Cheshireaph
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Nice location and decor. The menu had some very nice choices. I had the crispy pork shoulder. 700 grams of meat that was full of flavor. Service was very good and the place can be very busy. Reservations are a must

Thank Biztravr
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Hotel front desk recommended this restaurant. When we got there, they put us in a table and few minutes came two guys that were smoking outside but seemed that it was coming smoke out of them, they stink. The waiter was kind of rude and...More

Thank karlarolim
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Went here because of reviews for breakfast. But is just overpriced hotel breakfast. Disappointed....

Thank Marius P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 22
German, European, Central European
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Koenigstr. 78, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Nuremberg>  > Altstadt - St. Lorenz
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt - St. Lorenz
  • Phone Number: +49 911 214560
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