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.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Inselweg 122, 35396 Giessen, Hesse, Germany
+49 6406 3912
Website
Today
18:00 - 00:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 00:00
Wed - Sat 18:00 - 00:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

45 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 6: English reviews
Toronto, Canada
Level Contributor
103 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

The delicious food can be enjoyed inside the restaurant in a beautiful rustic setting or outside on the terrace. Guests are advised to make reservations because the restaurant is usually packed. Big portions, reasonable prices, good service, unique ambiance. If you are in the area, go there. It will be an experience you won’t forget. Try the “knochen” (spare ribs).... More 

Helpful?
Thank Corina C
Mission Viejo, California
Level Contributor
24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

The Badenburg castle is located on the Lahn River in an out of the way location which is mostly known to locals. The main attraction is the restaurant which operates in the castle and is only open for dinner. We arrived early and were the first people in line. Most of the customers had reservations and seemed to be locals.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Moelmsch55
Kensington, Maryland
Level Contributor
19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

It's off the beaten path, but always a good choice, the crowds confirm that as well. Typical German food in an old, partially restored ruins. Historical, German author Buchner held court here in his revolutionary days. Known for its knochen or bones, basically pork ribs. Simple rub of salt and pepper, but if you are dreaming of some pork ribs,... More 

Helpful?
Thank JamesB1066
Level Contributor
30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2016

Very awesome place to visit,its more a Castle than a Restaurant.beside the food that tastes really good and looks Medieval(i used to play towal war).there is a lot to see.Knights,the medival decoration,the Building is very very beautiful. The road to Badenburg is Medival too,it is very bumpy,maybe the only negative thing i could say.

Helpful?
Thank Damianori
Germany
Level Contributor
148 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015

I especially think this restaurant is unique, particularly because of my North American heritage...we just don't have the history like this restaurant offers. In my imagination, I can visualise having a feast in a dimly lit castle just like this and being served a feast and most dishes here seem like a feast. The food is tasty and plentiful but... More 

Helpful?
Thank NomadTour
Warsaw, Poland
Level Contributor
233 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2014

You will remember eating here. It has great ambience, not very sophisticated, but memorable in a nice way. Try the spare ribs and you'll be a happy traveller for days..

Helpful?
Thank sbe_000

Travellers who viewed Badenburg also viewed

 
Giessen, Hesse
Giessen, Hesse
 

Been to Badenburg? 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
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 00:00
Thursday
18:00 - 00:00
Friday
18:00 - 00:00
Saturday
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Inselweg 122, 35396 Giessen, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Giessen
  • Phone Number: +49 6406 3912

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Badenburg 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?