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Zur Sonne

Markt 14, 35037 Marburg, Hesse, Germany
+49 6421 17190
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“schnitzel” (4 reviews)
“second floor” (2 reviews)
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German, European, Central European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Markt 14, 35037 Marburg, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We were brought to Zur Sonne for a very relaxed business dinner, while expecting a place for tourists with typical dishes such as schnitzel we were positively surprised with a fascinating choice of lamb, fish, steaks and veggie dishes. The flavor was nothing else than...More

Thank Jorsch C
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

I was recommended this hotel by a work colleague in Marburg. Just off the main square in the old part of the city, it offers traditional German dishes and beers at reasonable prices. The waitresses that served me both spoke good English and I was...More

Thank Franzipanzer
Reviewed 28 September 2016

The service and food were excellent. Our waitress spoke very good English and brought us a menu in English (Bonus). The Food was well prepared and tasty. We had the pork over homemade noodles and a salad. Loved the atmosphere since we were seated on...More

Thank Davidboda
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We drove from FRA to Marburg to meet a colleague. We walked up to the Schloss and the stopped at Zur Sonne to enjoy its strategic location, wonderful beer, wine and food. It was a very pleasant evening.

Thank db7477
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Excellent place for dining with business partners. Rooms are in the traditonal style of the 19th century.

Thank Joachim S
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Located right on Market Square in front of the Saint George fountain. Regarded as an old-time favorite even by locals. Try Oma's ( grandma's) recipe of rolled beef and home-style vegetable soup with pancake strips. Dinner for 2 with wine was only about 50 euro.

Thank ViajeroMaglalakbay
Reviewed 11 October 2015

The community was having a festival today and the place was packed with people. It was cool, not raining, and sunny as we set outside enjoying visiting with family. The menu offered local speciality foods as well as more general German dishes. The food, service,...More

Thank Gimmy1040
Reviewed 24 August 2015

The Zur Sonne restaurant rates among the best in Marburg. In good weather the outside terrace offers great views of the old town, the menu presents both local specialities and dishes from other German regions. The staff is friendly. Best come early and book a...More

Thank esrgvp
Reviewed 10 August 2015

They were out of 3 of the 4 main courses that are the specialities of the house when we went there. Obviously manyt people liked these specialities but to not be in stock of most of their specialities was a flaw in my opinion.

Thank TravellerPoland
Reviewed 28 May 2015

Forty-four years ago this gem earned a top rating from us, for its beautiful location, historic ambiance and delicious traditional mid-German food. Today it's still very good, although a flirtation with modern cuisine about 15 years ago was a bad fit and drove us away...More

Thank morta
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Markt 14, 35037 Marburg, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Marburg
  • Phone Number: +49 6421 17190