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Restaurant Alter Keller

$$ - $$$German, European,
Alter Keller 8, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9861 2268
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (22 reviews)
“schnitzel” (25 reviews)
“cheesecake” (3 reviews)
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Alter Keller 8, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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1 - 10 of 193 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is one of those places that make you feel you are where you are....a classic old tavern/restaurant type atmoshere with old kitchen objects lining the ceiling; wood everywhere; and really good local food and drink. Great service. This was our second time back and...More

Thank Conseiller99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved the goulash from deer with cranberries. It was delicious. And the hot apple strudel with ice cream and whipped cream was amazing as well.

1  Thank 224cassidye
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was very pleased with the food when visiting a few years ago. So much so that we stopped in again with my family on this trip. We got the same waitress this time (which is the only reason I didn't rate the place with...More

Thank sirsteinbach
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This small restaurant was a great stop! We were walking the side streets of Rottenburg and stumbled across this fantastic eatery. I had the traditional pig knuckle with sauerkraut and potato dumplings and my wife had the goolosh with braised beef. They were both the...More

Thank Kelly B
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us, by one who works there in the kitchen, if I wanted a nice steak. We wanted a good steak and weren't disappointed. Are beer to match was perfect!

1  Thank David B
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Had dinner here for 2 evenings with friends, absolutely delicious, our steaks were cooked exactly as we like them. cooked through with not a hint of blood, yet the steaks were tender, tasty and could be cut through with a butter knife. A sure sign...More

1  Thank elastu
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Nice food, decent service, and authentic German cuisine make this a good place to eat or take in the atmosphere of the neighborhood area. You can also sit inside if it too cold. Prices were reasonable for this quaint, historical, but truly touristy town. I...More

Thank Holskeen
Reviewed 8 October 2017

We had lunch here, a group of 7. We were cheerfully accommodated on a nice long table, enjoying kasespaetzle, sausages and soup. Our server was ok with us, but a couple of (maybe) Japanese girls came in just after us, and were told "We have...More

Thank ethelman2
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Our family and another couple dropped into this authentic and thoroughly enjoyable restaurant. The service was quick and efficient and the food was tasty and delicious. We left as satisfied and happy customers.

1  Thank Simon M
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

During our stay at Rothenburg odt we wanted to go to a nice restaurant. After our first choice was full, we went looking for another restaurant, wich was Alter Keller. When we got in we where welcomed by a young woman who initially was'nt that...More

1  Thank Roy M
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roy v
7 March 2017|
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Response from Sandraaimolen | Reviewed this property |
You should ask the restaurant.
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17 November 2016|
Response from Gsa011 | Reviewed this property |
I am not the owner of the restaurant just a customer.
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Elaine G
15 May 2016|
Response from dh14ster | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I'm sorry, I'm not sure because we just went there and got a table. They are very accomodating, and I think if you go fairly early early, i.e., before 7 pm, you should be okay. The tourists seem to leave around that time.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 19
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alter Keller 8, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Rothenburg
  • Phone Number: +49 9861 2268
  • E-mail
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