We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Il Convento

££ - £££
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Pizza, Central European
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
An der Garnisonkirche 2, 34117 Kassel, Hesse, Germany
+49 561 7393737
11:00 - 00:00
Closed now
See all hours
Sun 10:00 - 00:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

145 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 17: English reviews
Athens, Greece
Level Contributor
38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

I had a lot of italian food outside of Italy. My thought is the same! All of them are average and mediocre. In this restaurant I felt the same before I even ordered my food. I ordered an asparagus risotto and it was bad, so I ordered pizza and it was ok. Nothing really to remember from this restaurant. Its... More 

Thank Angelo P
East Sussex, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
87 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

This is a very large and thus rather noisy pizza and pasta joint. There is the usual range of pizza options and various choices /adaptations for vegetarians and vegans. Service was good and the price reasonable. Nothing special but perfectly acceptable if hungry.

Thank emilyphipps
Brussels, Belgium
Level Contributor
222 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

Nice italian food and interesting wine list. They have a patio in the summer. Not pricy. A bit Noisy sometimes.

Thank Dominique H
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
215 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2015

Went here for dinner on our Hotels recommendation and we are so glad we went. The service we received from the very helpful waitress was excellent as was the food and very reasonable pricing also

Thank laurie m
Level Contributor
85 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2014

Good Italian food in a nicely laid out clean location close to the pedestrian zone. The pasta dishes were very good and the appetizers exceptional. The staff was a little on the less then friendly side, but the food more than made up for their shortfall.

Thank Cwnicholsjr
Bitburg, Germany
Level Contributor
106 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2014

Located next to a bombed-out court yard,, this restaurant has both indoor and outside seating. I enjoyed the spargel which was served without potatoes--very un-German--and the tiramisu.

Thank mollyfolly
Hildesheim, Germany
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2014

I went here several times, when i lived in Kassel. This Restaurant not far from the city centre called Königsplatz and even very close to the beautiful riverside area of the Fulda on the other side gives you an italian feeling like nowhere else in this area. Gently background music surrounded by very obliging service personal lets the right atmosphere... More 

Thank fillipecht
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2014

Have dined here alone and with colleagues. Staff are hardworking and food is always good. Worth a visit. If you can't get on with the German they speak italian

Thank greenalgreen
Adelaide, Australia
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2013

good food predominantly Italian dishes, good service, some English speaking staff made it easy to order, etc.

Thank locky2410
Manila, Philippines
Level Contributor
93 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2013

The restaurant is located un a former convent, as the name suggests. It has an expansive courtyard converted into outdoor dining. The servings are rather large, so don't go overboard when ordering. I found the prices very reasonable and the service to be average. Although I think they are a tad understaffed but you will hardly notice if you are... More 

Thank BastiAina

Travellers who viewed Il Convento also viewed

Kassel, Hesse

Been to Il Convento? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$27
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Pizza, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: An der Garnisonkirche 2, 34117 Kassel, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Kassel
  • Phone Number: +49 561 7393737

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Il Convento staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?