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Gasthaus zum Kranz

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Herrenstr. 40, 79098 Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 761 2171967
11:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Fri 11:00 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 00:00
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Brisbane, Australia
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stumbled on this place while driving around at night looking for somewhere to eat. the place was full however the host found my partner and I a spot on a big table with another couple. The service was second to none and his enthusiasm infectious. The host spoke a number of languages and helped with the menu and was very... More 

1 Thank Bruce S
Scotland, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

Had a late dinner here with my partner. The style of the place is just beautiful. Very intimate, candles and a gorgeous flower installation above the tables. Very unique and special. The food was ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS!! I doubt anyone could question the quality nor the quantity of the food. It was also fairly priced in our opinion. We were dissapointed... More 

1 Thank 22Reviewer22
Gold Bar, Washington
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214 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Gasthaus zum Kranz was so good we went to this restaurant twice. bread very good, green salad was excellent, flammkuchen great. waiters very friendly. We had a very good time here both times we went.

1 Thank sandy12
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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101 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Strolling through Freiburg we came across this Gasthaus. It was a warm day but they had the front windows completely open so that part was covered. The staff is very nice and attentive. Which we didn't find in several other restaurants! The food was good, decent German food. We had the usual suspects and enjoyed it very much. Large portions... More 

1 Thank Marten162
Caerphilly, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We had a great meal in this restaurant. The food was authentic and the portions very substantial. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful and the service was notably different to that received in the square by the Munster! Thank you so much for a wonderful evening!

1 Thank Elizabeth S
Milan, Italy
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44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

great food and service. at a right price. reservation recommended. we have seen many persons without being said it was fully booked in the evening.

2 Thank Roberto B
Oxford, United Kingdom
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87 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 204 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Words of warning: 1. BOOK IN ADVANCE - IF ONLY ONE OR TWO DAYS IN ADVANCE - OR PREPARE YOURSELF FOR DISAPPOINTMENT. 2. THEY ONLY ACCEPT CASH OR A GERMAN DEBIT/CREDIT CARD Before I get onto the food and restaurant itself, I have to say they run an extremely odd table policy. Tables may be reserved but three or four... More 

3 Thank Mazarello
Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

I had a great experience in this restaurant. The food and the beers are fantastic! I highly recommend pork with noodles!

1 Thank marklawson128
Beselich, Germany
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92 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

what a nice little restaurant. Local, very good german food and fair prices. Very nice service. Not a lot of places, so be prepared to sit together with others on a big table - makes it even better if you can join with local people.

1 Thank Peter S
Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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100 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

Tradicional german food! The place is not that big, making the restaurant really charming, but is better make a reservation! Or go there, sit and get a really good Ganter beer. The food is excellent the dishes are big, serving 2 people easily! The suggestions from the chef are the best of local food!!! Delicious, just it! The owners and... More 

2 Thank GiselaLefebvreCabral

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Herrenstr. 40, 79098 Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Baden-Wurttemberg  >  Freiburg im Breisgau
  • Phone Number: +49 761 2171967

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