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Restaurant Akademie

Akademiestrasse 8, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 6221 162000
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
29 Jun 2017
“Unassumingly good!”
2 May 2017
“Great Find”
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CUISINES
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Akademiestrasse 8, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 29 June 2017

We arrived early in the evening, and watched as the restaurant gradually filled with a combination of local residents, businessmen and tourists. Quiet, friendly and attentive service bought antipasto misto, and aubergine stuffed with Parma ham and cheese, for starters; followed by spaghetti casa and...More

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Reviewed 3 May 2017

My husband and I stumbled on this gem. The food and atmosphere was excellent! The service was pleasant and assisted in the translation. We couldn't ask for a better dinner to complete our holiday!

Thank pindarj2017
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Very good Italian option in Heidelberg - with great attention from staff - and speaking English ! I had bruschetta and then spaghetti amatriciana - and portions were generous. Paid Parking across the restaurant. A bit pricy but well justifiable. Great option

Thank Vidle01
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great hosts and service and top notch food. Wonderful wine. Location and setting is fabulous. Don't miss this restaurant!

Thank gotbreath
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

THIS is the real Italian food. Franco - the owner - is on top of Italian cuisine in the Rhein-Neckar area since thirty years. Being his guest for over 25 years Franco's offering never disappointed, often surprised and always made me, my friends and now...More

Thank carrerabahn
Reviewed 20 June 2016

The owner and busboy are Italian but must be Germans in the kitchen. The osso bucco was clearly boiled instead of slow cooked and added to a Germanized Italian sauce. The pasta was good but with too much sage.

Thank loveandpeace47
Reviewed 11 June 2016

One thing virtually all great restaurants have in common: go there any time, any day of the week and the owner is there and never sits down. That perfectly describes Franco, a native Italian, a consummate professional with an encyclopedic knowledge of wine and all...More

Thank grpNiteroi
Reviewed 9 June 2016

The Capo was not particularly friendly, if anything somewhat curt. Service and food were not up to the standard that we were used to from our eight years living in Rome. Perhaps poor service is why the restaurant was less than half-full? Whatever it be,...More

Thank BirthdayB0y
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Very nice place. Food very good but not huge portions and no pizza's. Shame the owner/older male waiter doesn't take some smiling lessons from the young female waitress. He spoils the place, rude and miserable.

Thank Jules2407
Reviewed 14 February 2016

I had several recommendations for this restaurant. Unfortunately, it failed to live up to my expectations. I had a seafood dish that was good value and well prepared. The taste was, however, more like Maggi seasoning than the fresh Mediterranean flavours that I expected. We...More

Thank snufflypig
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Akademiestrasse 8, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Baden-Wurttemberg  >  Heidelberg
  • Phone Number: +49 6221 162000
  • E-mail
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