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Schon-Kilian

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Mediterranean, European, Central European, International
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Ziegelgasse 12, 92224 Amberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9621 308404
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09:00 - 22:00
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

From the atmosphere to the service this is by far the best eating experience I had while staying in Amberg. It is a bit more expensive than most restaurants in the area but well worth it. It would be a great place to celebrate an anniversary or take someone special.

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Thank Randy B
Hong Kong
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47 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015

We had a day visit to Amberg. At time Schon-Kilian was the top choice at Tripadvisor. Contrary to the rating and compliments, our lunch quality did not impress as much as the other contributors. Besides us no one eating there. The bread, soup and risotto were fine. But the pork chop was rough. I am sorry for that. Perhaps, dinner... More 

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Thank Meyan Y
Houston
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2015

We passed this place almost every day walking from our hotel to the city center but did not know what it was as it is set back from the street in a little courtyard in the building. One night we entered the courtyard and decided to stop for dinner there as it was getting a bit late. We sat down... More 

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Thank TRJ330
Amberg, Germany
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91 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2015

After eating several nights of real German food, it was so pleasant to eat somewhere that took some liberties with typical German cuisine. Great wine pairings and an outstanding job was done on the cooking of all proteins served. The sauces were also amazing. Will definitely be back. Really perfect for a business meal or date if looking to impress.

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Thank bbrat
Amberg, Germany
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55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2014

Very delicious, thoughtful, and creative dishes that differ from almost any other place in town. It's also one of the more expensive places in town, though we thought it was worth it. Although there are many tasty options in Amberg, most are traditional German food or takes on already successful recipes. A nicely appointed interior and friendly, helpful staff make... More 

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Thank Tim D
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2014 via mobile

This is my favorite restaurant in Amberg. This hidden gem of a restaurant has this imitate modern design with inside and outside dining. I love that they feature theme menus throughout the year. Seafood week, pasta week, etc. Their homemade truffles are to die for! You have to also dine there for brunch as well. Super delicious!

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1 Thank Loukeya
Miami, Florida
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2014

Visited Schon Killian for the 6th time and loved it like every other time. The chef is amazing and the service is excellent especially Matthew. The menu is German but the waiter will be kind enough to explain the different offerings in english. I recommend trying an aperitif combination of champagne and flower syrup. The menu changes periodically and today... More 

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Germany
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40 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2013

Excellent selection of cakes and sweet temptations, friendly service, lovely garden in the summer - great place to meet friends and spend the afternoon!

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Thank EiramS
Prague, Czech Republic
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2012

We visited Schon Kilian because we have found it at Michelin guide as ‘Bib Gourmand’ tip. We stop there for early dinner around 5pm. It was at Tuesday and restaurant was completely empty which wasn’t good for atmosphere. But even at this situation service was perfect and fast. Waiter helped us to translate menu to English and gave us some... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Mediterranean, European, Central European, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
09:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 22:00
Thursday
09:00 - 22:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ziegelgasse 12, 92224 Amberg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Upper Palatinate  >  Amberg
  • Phone Number: +49 9621 308404

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