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Zur Baumwolle

$$ - $$$German, European,
Adlerstr. 18-20, 90403 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 911 227003
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Adlerstr. 18-20, 90403 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We waited at the doorway until the waitresses eventually arrived. We asked her if there was a table for two available. She very abruptly and aggressively snapped "No, full, closed." We were clearly not welcome. Do they have a problem with foreigners?

Thank Colin R
Reviewed 10 July 2017

On visiting my resident only sister (I am from USA) she chose this outstanding Zur Baumwolle rustic and, with a most charming decor, outstanding food, and very nice service, the last week of April of 2017. The atmosphere was warm, as was their soup to...More

Thank LanceLarson
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Cozy, old-style restaurant with delicious German food and big portions. Friendly staff and good service. Would definitely reccommed for experiencing Bavarian food.

Thank Beatrice C
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I had the asparagus soup...wonderful! However, the one waitress for the entire restaurant gave my wife the wrong main course, and was aware of it when delivered. My wife attempted unsuccessfully to get her attention for 20 minutes. When the waitress finally...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 12 April 2017

This restaurant was recommended to us at a local Christmas store as we wanted to enjoy an good authentic German dinner away from the Christmas Market. It is conveniently located near the Christmas Market in the old city down a narrow street that keeps it...More

Thank Crvan
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Such a lovely warm atmosphere in a tiny but so good restaurant. Realy nice and helpful waitress. The food is realy delicious and well served. Can wait to visit the Old Town again and visit this hidden gem as well.

Reviewed 4 February 2017

We wandered around the Old Town for about an hour looking for somewhere authentic for some food & local beers but everywhere seemed to be either fast food, a chain or Mediterranean until we found this place down a back street next to a Tapas...More

1  Thank Markaroo
Reviewed 5 December 2016

This restaurant is tiny but oh so good very atmospheric and welcoming,the food is German cuisine and ours was beautifully cooked. Not too expensive either and the service was very good . My Nuremberg bratwurst were excellent absolutely delicious. My friends meatballs were also excellent....More

2  Thank s00
Reviewed 24 August 2016

A nice place to discover together with some local specialties. The waitress is both nice and helpful when the time comes to chose. All courses are served in more than generous portions so be careful before ordering! Altogether, a safe choice in nuremberg.

Thank Eshine D
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

My wife and I ate here while visiting Nuremberg last month. The food is hearty, unpretentious and just flat out good. The restaurant is located in the old town (Altstadt) section and close to many other attractions. The evening we ate there if was mostly...More

3  Thank IowaRestlessTraveler
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Laurie O
14 June 2016|
Response from FrancisRogerDuck | Reviewed this property |
Hi If not too late better reserve. Have fun. frd ps I did not see any review you wrote? Nothing to share?
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Adlerstr. 18-20, 90403 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Nuremberg>  > Altstadt - St. Lorenz
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt - St. Lorenz
  • Phone Number: +49 911 227003
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