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$$ - $$$German, European,
Ploenlein 1, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9861 958990
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (15 reviews)
“mashed potatoes” (11 reviews)
“bratwurst” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Ploenlein 1, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 19 October 2017

My mother, adult son, and I recently visited this restaurant for lunch while on a trip to Rothenburg. The service was very friendly and the food was delicious. Everything was very fresh and well made. I would recommend it while in town.

Thank Julie T
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Tripadvisor needs to introduce half-star rankings. This was better than average, but not quite in the very good category, though I thought service was good. The food was as expected - we did like the bread and spreads served before the meal, and the portions...More

Thank giulietta429
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We started with the wine tasting which was great - 5 small glasses of local wine in a little basket with a list explaining the wines. Very generous servings of bread with some sour cream mix and butter with tomato and herbs. I had a...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Sadly, I had to find out yesterday that the food quality in the "Glocke" is gravely lacking compared to the year before. For the now served convenience food the prices are definitely too high. Also, the restaurant isn't vegetarian friendly any more. Example: Bacon in...More

1  Thank Cara K
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is located right across the street from the picture postcard location of Rothenburg. The building is centuries old with lots of character. Service was very friendly and comfortable for us English speakers. The potato soup, and sausage lunch was excellent. The apple strudel...More

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 9 May 2017

A very traditional Bavarian restaurant, very good and friendly service! It made me happy to see that lots of locals use and enjoyed the very good wine!!

Thank David B
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We had a nice lunch in welcoming surroundings - just what we needed for a busy day seeing the sights. Its easy to try a little of everything. Highly recommend the streudel for dessert, as well as local white wine.

1  Thank TravelMom269
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

I found the food to be a bit tasteless. I had the white asparagus with hollandaise sauce which was in season however either it wasn't cooked enough or it was not good asparagus. Then I had the rolled beef which was recommended to me but...More

Thank wanderlustforever21
Reviewed 4 April 2017

My husband had the deer with bacon-wrapped green beans and potatoes. I had the venison liver salad and cream soup. Both were amazing. The meal came with bread and spread, which was also delicious. The restaurant is also owned by a family that own the...More

Thank Sylviaandmatt
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Really excellent local food and wine. Dinner for two adults and a child was very good value. Great, friendly service too.

Thank ClosBeze
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ploenlein 1, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Rothenburg
  • Phone Number: +49 9861 958990
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