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The German Cafe

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1805 Paseo San Luis, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635-4613
+1 520-456-1705
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Saint David, Arizona
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

I ate at the German Cafe last week. I saw the place on Diners, Drive ins, and Dives, and was really looking forward to something special. Shame on you Guy Fieri! I tried the rouladen, and was not the least bit impressed. The red cabbage was mediocre, and the dumpling like things that were served with it were extremely bland... More 

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Grand Haven, MI
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201 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We stopped in here based on the strength of the ratings and the restaurant absolutely lived up to the excellent reputation. There was a bit of a mix up in the kitchen and we both ended up with the jagerschnitzel (potato pancakes, spaetzle and the great tasting dumplings as sides) and it was one of the best I have ever... More 

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23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Genuine German food. Owner and wait staff that we met were all native Germans. Reservations are necessary. Restaurant is in a sort of industrial park area, but it's THE place to visit while in Sierra Vista.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Food was great, service was good, comfort food just like mom used to make, sausage platter with kraut was great!

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Woodinville,WA
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119 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Every so often we need our "fix": and German Cafe is the only restaurant that can satisfy! Normally we plan on dinner, but this time, lunchtime suited us better. Same delicious food, just a less of it under their specials,Hubby settled for the lunch with German potato salad but I sprang for the dinner size so I could enjoy the... More 

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Thank luvgr8trvl
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

While on business for two weeks in Sierra Vista, the choice of quality eating establishments was limited. I checked on TripAdvisor for recommendations, and the number one rated restaurant was The German Cafe. Although closed on Sunday and Monday, I went on Tuesday at 5:30 after work. When I arrived, all tables were taken in the small restaurant, except those... More 

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Thank Mark Z
Sierra Vista, Arizona
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3 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Genuine German food and warm friendly folks in small but "family" feeling place. Have eaten there several times.

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4 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is a sure visit every time I am in Sierra Vista. The food is amazing, fresh ingredients and a piece of Germany in the Arizona desert! Highly recommend.

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Stafford, Virginia
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Found this place on the last night of a previous trip to Sierra Vista. First day back and brought more people. The onion gravy schnitzel is the best, I could eat it every night. Despite having pictures of beer on the walls, this is a dry establishment. My groups discussion even decided that the food is better without the distraction... More 

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Bozeman, Montana
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I visited on a Saturday night. Three other tables were occupied and had ordered when we were seated (2 waitresses were working so they weren't overworked). We ordered the house special but did not receive any food, nor did any of the other tables. We left without eating after 20+ minutes because it was apparent no one... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 18
Cuisine
German, European, Central European, International, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1805 Paseo San Luis, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635-4613
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Sierra Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 520-456-1705
Description
Authentic German Cuisine & Hospitality Including other International Specialties: Bringing Germany to Sierra Vista, Arizona

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