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Zur Kanzel

$$ - $$$German, European,
Grebenstr. 4, 55116 Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 6131 237137
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“apple tart” (2 reviews)
“ice cream” (3 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Grebenstr. 4, 55116 Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

This place was the whole package. Food was great. But I'll start with "people and place." People: The husband and wife owners couldn't have been more charming and helpful. Embracing. Place: It's an intimate place in a 500 year old building in the old part...More

Thank KennethEast
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We spent one evening in Mainz and accidentally went to this restaurant. We were put in a nice, intimate corner, no one bothered us. Very friendly service with good recommendations. Amazing food. Very tasty broccoli soup and veal. Reasonable price

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Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

An absolutely brilliant restaurant. Utterly charming owners who go out of their way to help you choose a delicious meal made with local ingredients. Fantastic service and wine list. The atmosphere with the candles and decor is very relaxing. My husband and I love this...More

Thank Sebastian S
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Good food. Nicely presented but enough for a man. Romantic atmosphere with nice dark corners and a lovely bar.

Thank patty12015
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Restaurant Zur Kanzel is a nice place where we found good German cuisine for a reasonable price. Nice ambiance and good service.

Thank R. B
Reviewed 7 June 2016

We sat outside in a lovely garden area and ordered rack of lamb and poached salmon. Both meals were delicious. The friendly owner recommended a delicious apple torte with ice cream and liquor. It was very good. The owner was very talkative and when it...More

2  Thank Donna T
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Honestly, when you visit a restaurant, how often are you greeted by a handshake from the owner? From a very first second to the last, we felt like we are distant but very welcome family, loved and pampered.We got attention, we got service, we got...More

Thank Dmitri K
Reviewed 3 January 2016

We have been going to Zur Kanzel for over two years now. It is by far my favorite restaurant in mainz. It is a lovely intimate place, unhurried, great food (my favourite is the pepper steak!), lovely wine and great service. I really can't recommend...More

Thank Jamss E
Reviewed 30 March 2015

Pleasant, friendly, efficient service Food and wines acceptable but nothing impressive. Perhaps a little over-priced but not exorbitant. Worth a second visit.

Thank Drehort
Reviewed 26 March 2015

The atmosphere is lovely, the food is great and the location is in historic alt stadt, what more could you want?! I highly recommend the goat cheese salad. For dinner, you can't go wrong with the rumpsteak or the rack of lamb. For fish lovers...More

1  Thank debinnh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
5:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grebenstr. 4, 55116 Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Rhineland-Palatinate  >  Mainz
  • Phone Number: +49 6131 237137
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