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Restaurant Schwendi

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2 Place Schwendi, 68240 Kientzheim, France
+33 3 89 47 30 50
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Brussels, Belgium
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123 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Schwendi is somewhat of a tourist trap: it's more like a factory than a real restaurant. It's noisy, there is an entrance and a seperate exit door, there are strict rules for paying at the table instead of at the registry and you're seated very close to one another. Mind you: the serice is speedy and the food was very... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

The restaurant is part of a hotel but also open for other guests. It is a typical alsace style restaurant with dishes mainly coming out of the area. The meals are high quality and the wine card is excellent but predominantly showing local white wines. It is highly recommended to ask for a reservation as the restaurant is very popular.

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Helsinki - Finland
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186 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

Our group of 10 people had dinner at Schwendi. I had previously had dinner here two years ago and the service as well as food were excellent on both occasions. The dinner hall is in the basement, but it is light, nice decoration, plenty of space and food (local cuisine) is excellent. Price - quality ratio is fantastic.

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Thank Totti K
Suede
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent, just excellent! It's worth a detour, anytime! Just pick anything from the menu and you will enjoy.

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London, United Kingdom
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147 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

and we enjoyed our meal immensely. We travel with our two dogs and my wife is always anxious about whether or not a restaurant is truly dog-friendly but there was no problem. Good menu with prix fixee options and an excellent, if slightly pricey, wine list. Would cheerfully revisit

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Singapore, Singapore
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82 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

Worth a visit even if you aren't been lucky (smart) to stay in the hotel. Easy parking at the small square, where there's an atmospheric terrace, or a lovely dining room downstairs. Very popular, best to book a table for dinner.

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Thank Janos R
Ottawa, Canada
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

We had many fine meals during our drive along the gorgeous wine route. By far the best value for money was Schwendi. This family run hotel-restaurant delivers excellent, inventive food at reasonable prices. We had lunch and dinner here during our 3 day stay in Kientsheim and both meals exceeded our expectations.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Delicious food in a beautifully picturesque setting, outside, in the town "square". The tarte a'loignon was particularly good. Friendly and efficient service, too.

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Castle Rock, CO
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64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

seemed like just more of the same "local" cuisine, which I like, but was just looking for something with a little more pizazz.

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seattle
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

Hazelnut crusted scallops. Peche ravioli. Baked John Dory. I've enjoyed every meal. I love this hotel and have enjoyed the meals. The best pinot gris I've ever tasted in my life.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Place Schwendi, 68240 Kientzheim, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Grand Est  >  Haut-Rhin  >  Kientzheim
  • Phone Number: +33 3 89 47 30 50

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?