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) #6 of 195 Restaurants in Bamberg $$ - $$$ German, European,
Karolinenstr. 7, 96049 Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 951 53321
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“coq au vin” (5 reviews)
“dumplings” (5 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 - 23:00All hours
German, European, Central European, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Karolinenstr. 7, 96049 Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany
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1 - 10 of 82 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Yes ok the food is good but Is not possible to wait 1 hour for a simple cold plate. And was not full of people.

Thank Antonio R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Spent the day touring Bamberg and stopped to eat at this restaurant. I had the pork knuckle with sauerkraut and dumpling and it was amazing. The sauerkraut was very fresh and the portion size of the food was large. The staff was friendly which is...More

Thank Kellyprincess
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hofbrau has, despite what the name suggests, a good wine list with a couple of real highlights from Franconia, eg the wines from Christine Pröstler. Service is fine; it sometimes requires a second look or a third question to get a more detailed response... The...More

Thank ssusanne2016
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

The food was terrible my husband returned his portion and the waitress did not ask why, and she also charged us with something else that we did not order.

Thank suzi562
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Lovely setting , very attentive and charismatic host. Food was very good. Large selection on wine list and extensive outdoor seating area.

Thank mac20v
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Went here with the Sprach Institute and had a great time. There were 6 of us, drinking beer, wine, or Radler (combo of beer and lemonade), plus eating great food! I had the Coq au vin, which was a nice not too rich chicken with...More

Thank Kip F
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

After proposing on the nearby hill of Walberla we popped in here in the evening. Initially just for a drink (we had a reservation at Eckerts). However the great live music persuaded us to stay. We managed to get a table and we had an...More

Thank LivingTheDream247
Reviewed 22 March 2017

On recommendation from our hotel receptionist we walked over to the Hofbrau. We weren't too late so there was no problem getting a table for four. First thing on the menu was a round of draught Zirndorfer and Urfranken Dunkel ( dark beer ) beers...More

Reviewed 27 February 2017

This restaurant with a very inviting bar scene invited famous French Chef Victor Orsenne (Contres Hotel/Restaurant) to prepare his specialties: home made delicious Foie Gras, incredibly tasty Chapon served in foie gras sauce, perfectly grilled Beef filet in red wine sauce, chocolate Charlotte to die...More

Thank FrancisRogerDuck
Reviewed 27 February 2017

This is fun place to have a bier. Seated at one of the outside tables you can have an excellent view of the Alt Rauthaus. It is one of the busiest pedestrian corners in the Altstadt. I have not dined there but have had many...More

1  Thank mickeyd54456
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Karolinenstr. 7, 96049 Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Upper Franconia  >  Bamberg
  • Phone Number: +49 951 53321
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