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Zill's Tunnel

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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Barfussgaesschen 9, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
+49 341 9602078
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11:30 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Badalona, Catalonia, Spain
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was good and typical german, with a big piece of meat, herbs and potato. We came on a Monday morning and there it was only one waiter, who didn't speak any English and was a bit grumpy with us. Nevertheless it was a good experience and we ate well without spending much, in a nice restaurant in the... More 

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Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

This restaurant serves local traditional food. It has a very nice atmosphere and good service. A lot of space and also a nice room at the second floor.

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Thank Herman S
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We were with a big group and got a nice separate room. All the good was really great, big portions as everywhere in Germany. What made our stay even better was the excellent service. The waitress was alone, but managed everything and was really customer oriented. For instance she automatically brought extra spoons so we could share desert. Wish more... More 

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Toronto
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233 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Zill's Tunnel is an old fashioned (in a good sense) German restaurant, along Barrfussgässchen. This street is lined with restaurants and bars, so there is plenty of competition. The food is OK but not special. I had fricassee of chicken and peas with "risotto" . The risotto was not risotto as I know it, but more like "sticky rice". My... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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84 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

This is a lively restaurant with good service, prices and good food! On weekends especially through the year it is advisable to have reservations and always so during summer months. Great dessert selections too!

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Thank Gerry C
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45 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We have visited here on 2 occasions during our 7 days in Leipzig. Both have been quite enjoyable. The food is reasonably expensive and on the whole very good. Only a seafood salad was very sparse with a plate of white baguette and lettuce and a very small amount of mixed fish. A salad with chicken and pineapple yesterday was... More 

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Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

Our group of 12 was easily accommodated by the exceedingly friendly and helpful staff. Several party members returned later in the week for another memorable dining experience. Do order dessert. If the menu choices are not enough, check out the display case inside the restaurant.

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Enschede, The Netherlands
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60 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

It is good to sit on the terrace. The food is delicious, and you can find a number of local dishes on the menu.

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Rotorua, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

most people come to see and be seen - even good for 'just drinks' - food is a bit better than average - service a bit varied too. Got annoyed when being told that tap-water was not being served as they sold mineral-water (did consume ample bottles of wine as well) - restaurant policy ...! Maybe that needs a review... More 

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Thank Wilhelm L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

At first, we had planned to eat at Spizz but when we were arrived, it was full so we had to find another restaurant and just by few steps we found Zill's Tunnel. Our group has 7 people but I only took picture of 2 dishes. Sorry guys :)) I ordered lamb steak with string bean and bacon, tomato. It... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Barfussgaesschen 9, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Saxony  >  Leipzig
  • Phone Number: +49 341 9602078
Description
Im Kneipenviertel Drallewatsch

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?