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Altstadt - St. Lorenz
German, European, Central European
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Koenigstr. 78, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 911 214560
08:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 08:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 01:00
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England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for something nice for breakfast/lunch. We arrived at 11.15am but they'd stopped doing breakfast at 10am and everything on the menu was mainly a main...nothing you'd have for lunch. We ordered the 2 sausages and the camembert cheese dish...these were 6 euros and 8 euros. It wasn't great. We came here as it's one of the top... More 

Thank KommyM
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134 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you're after traditional Bavarian place and dishes then this is just what you're after. Good selection of both food and beers. Popular with tourists and locals so booking table is advisable. Friendly staff (well, most of it).

Thank UKPole
Tubingen, Germany
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107 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't expect "cuisine"--that'd be a misnomer in much of Franconia--but our quick luncheon was entirely pleasant and satisfying, and absolutely decent as regards "value for money." Can't really say much since we restrained ourselves to a single dish each: gulash soup (local style) and bread dumplings with mushrooms in a cream sauce; both were tasty and substantial. Service was unusually... More 

Thank Gerhard1945
Ridgewood, New York
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259 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came for the Paulaner beer. Which is fabulous!!! BEST! But loved the atmosphere. The waitress was dressed up in traditional German outfit. Very cozy spot! Had to order a pretzel and soup. BEST soup in Germany! Lovely place. Must go!

Thank Rebecca O
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122 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On any trip to Germany I always try to find a Paulaner's tied house to sample their beer and food and on a recent trip to Nuremberg this was no exception. The restaurant has a very good location just inside the Old Town and near to the train station so is ideal for anyone who wants to get a quick... More 

Thank Drake_Sheldon
Kassel, Germany
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63 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place serves dishes from the local cuisine, you can expect large, meaty portions with potatoes and/or cabbage. The place is quite small and often crowded.

Thank simstarcan
Curitiba, Brazil
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40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We walked into the restaurant since it was one of the few places opened. We didn't have a reservation, but still were allowed to go in, as long as we left before 8pm, when the table was reserved for. That worked out good, despite the rude service from the waitress, who didn't seem pleased to serve us. Still 10 to... More 

Thank Rafael_11
Athens, Greece
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice atmosphere...Nice service... good food... fair price... great location...traditional German restaurant

Thank Nikos T
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there specifically for a German cuisine meal and we were not disappointed. The ambience was were nice and cosy as it is quite an old building. The food was to die for and the staff was very friendly in explaining the different dishes they had.

Thank Mark V
Warrington, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here twice having booked both times. The first night we shared a table, the second we had it to ourselves. The food is good but not the best we have eaten in Germany, Pork and Dumplings one night, Steak and potato wedges and Port wine butter the other. It appeared to be hit and miss with the staff,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$22
German, European, Central European
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Koenigstr. 78, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Nuremberg>  > Altstadt - St. Lorenz
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt - St. Lorenz
  • Phone Number: +49 911 214560

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?