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German, European, Central European
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Obere Sandstr. 1, 96049 Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany
0951/ 5 71 72
09:00 - 00:00
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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

On this trip to Bamberg we ate at only casual beer restaurants w typical menu. Every night a different place. That was the idea. Of all the places I thought this had the best food. The decor was familiar old world German pub. Service very good. Not 3 stars, but 3 circles. Shared tables as common here. Had nice chat... More 

Thank Machgumd
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I will recomend the traditional foods. Basically with meat and the famous circle potato. In this zone the beers are very good. I will recomend the visit of Bamberg during the Sandkerva at final of August.

Thank Josep M
Moorestown, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant came highly recommended and was worth it. Bamberg is lendary for their beers and this place served the local beers, including a very unique smokey beer. We went for a Sunday lunch, the portions were big and the food very tasty. I had the Lumberjack. Yum. It's located just below the Dom, very close to everything.

Thank Joseph M
Curitiba, Brazil
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a good choice for lunch close to the dom. There is a good selection of beers and very helpful service from the waiter. Food is tasty, average prices, pretty standard menu of German traditional food.

Thank Rafael_11
Bowie, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

As I was solo, I was set to a table with two other couples. One couple was local, we had a great time. I enjoyed chatting with them in my average german "sprache" and we talked about the American election. Food was plentiful, excellent service.

Thank vamueller
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Sure it was nice place- maybe one of the bests in Bamberg but when we at least got a place to sit after waiting 10 minutes, then again waiting before someone would bring us the menu then would come and take our order, I think the order could be really better than it was🙁😯😯-

Thank Ani B
Kenmare, Ireland
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

My friends and I picked this spot based on the overwhelming crowds that were sitting outside the eatery. It looked like a truly happening place. We were even more enchanted with the inside decor. However, all this charm was overshadowed by the utterly rude and dismissive service we received from essentially the moment we sat down. The young waitress approached... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

I believe this is part of a brewery (there are quite a few in Bamberg). They brew a very nice, and different, smoky beer and the food is really fantastic. Good local faire.

Thank Chas P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Quite possibly my favorite meal in all of Bamberg. Don't believe me? Try it. Fried egg on top of onion straws on top of pork steak with skillet potatoes and horseradish sauce with thick cut bacon. Boom!!!

Thank Rick S
Manchester, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

This place is packed for dinner, be prepared to share a table with total strangers, who will become your best friends by the end of dinner. Right in the center of the tourist area, the restaurant manages to prepare high quality food. One of the specials was grass fed beef with a chanterelle cream sauce. It was cooked perfectly rare... More 

Thank Bill S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
German, European, Central European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Obere Sandstr. 1, 96049 Bamberg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Upper Franconia  >  Bamberg
  • Phone Number: 0951/ 5 71 72
Authentic atmosphere-feel, sit with the locals and enjoy really good German food -"get to the point" waitresses. Trout was excellent, juicy pork meat with sides of sauerkraut & boiled potatos, the apple dessert (local speciality) was fantastic - crispy baked slices - YUM. Very affordable for the 4 of us, 3 course dinner with a round of smoked beer & local white wine with main course @ Euro 22/pp.

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