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Gasthaus zum Riesen

££ - £££German, European,
Hauptstr. 99, 63897 Miltenberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9371 989948
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“bratwurst” (4 reviews)
“sausage” (4 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Hauptstr. 99, 63897 Miltenberg, Bavaria, Germany
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1 - 10 of 42 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Drinks very cold, meals tasty and all served quickly and with a smile.Would recommend anything on menu for drinking or eating.

Thank JohnandFi1953
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Called in to have a beer, Very nice old Restaurant/Bar. This use to be an old brewery many hundred years ago, and when the beer was ready to drink they hung a star outside, so the people knew it was ready and come and drink.

Thank Craig R
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has a long, long history. At one time only the emperor could eat there, then it was only for nobility. Now us common folk can eat there. It has to be one of the most beautiful buildings in Mitlenberg. The Bratwurst was juicy...More

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 29 April 2017

What an experience! My friend took me for a drive around the Main region and we stopped for lunch in Miltenberg Zum Riesen. The weather was kind, tables were occupied outside so we sat inside. Quick and efficient service took our orders in no time,...More

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We took lunch here after spending the day hiking Miltenberg. The food was very good, the bier thirst quenching and the service attentive.

Thank Donald W
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Since 8 years I've been trying out all restaurants in Main Spessart together with my German boyfriend. Our expectations of this restaurant were quite high, due to the positive recommendations on TripAdvisor. However, besides the friendly young men who served us, we were really disappointed...More

1  Thank Myra S
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

This gem, the oldest pub in Germany, was once reportedly frequented by the King of Rock and Roll himself. The ambiance of this over 400 year old building alone is worth a stop but the locally brewed beer (Faust) combined with a good meal elevate...More

Thank ccbb3306
Reviewed 8 November 2016

A 425 year old traditional guesthouse that serves authentic German food. We tried the Bavarian beer, bratwurst, and sauerkraut with potato puree. They were very good and not pricey. We were disappointed that we didn't get to try the wiener schnitzel because they don't serve...More

Thank Joseph20131008
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We had beer and dinner at this charming old restaurant. We did not have reservations (make them if you go) but the host was able to fit us in. We shared a table with another couple and had a good time and very good food,

Thank RWHHouston
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Took a train ride from Frankfurt to Miltenberg, an adorable well preserved town in Bavaria. After strolling around the beautiful town we stopped at Gasthaus Zum Riesen for a delicious lunch. The guys had beer with their lunch, too! The Schnitzel was very good, my...More

Thank tagent22
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hauptstr. 99, 63897 Miltenberg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Lower Franconia  >  Miltenberg
  • Phone Number: +49 9371 989948
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