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Backoefele

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Ursulinergasse 2, 97070 Wurzburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 931 59059
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun 12:00 - 23:00
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Fri - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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47 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is amazingly decorated. The food is great. Excellent meat for all tastes. The service is very attentive. Clean restaurant. It also has a night pub called "Chase" whose visitors are usually grown-ups. There's always great mood in the place. Utterly recommended.

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Thank Antonio G
ChristopherThum, Geschäftsführer at Backoefele, responded to this review

Hallo Antonio G, Thank you for your Feedback. We hop to see you again. Christopher Thum More 

Germany
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a Würzburg local and this is one of my favorite restaurants there. I love the cosy and busy atmosphere inside as well as the rustic cobblestone courtyard. Their food is generally very good (I've had some of the most amazing veal liver dishes there, and their caramelized Kaiserschmarrn is to die for). Good wines, too. Definitely recommend this... More 

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Thank NOYBTALMA
ChristopherThum, Geschäftsführer at Backoefele, responded to this review

Hallo NOYBTALMA, Thank you for your Feedback. We hop to see you again soon. Christopher Thum More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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232 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

We went as group of business people, had booked a table an had a dinner at the restaurant. The service was fine and food good. The Local Frankonian style food was interesting and tasty, naturally with plenty local beer available. A good experience and would return.

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Thank ColmV
ChristopherThum, Geschäftsführer at Backoefele, responded to this review
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Hallo ColmV, Danke für die netten Worte. Wir freuen uns wenn Sie wieder kommen. Christopher Thum More 

Shinjuku, Japan
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107 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

Arrived before 6:00PM, most tables were occupied or had reserved signs on them. We did not make reservation. I called to a staff where shall we sit. She suggested call to a staff overe there. I followed her suggestion and caught an appropriate person there. We could get the table close to the small entrance door, a bit cold because... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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112 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Perhaps not so easy to find in this alley but ones you step inside you feel very nice. The restaurant is build in a typical Herman style with lots of wood. They know how to create a good ambiance. The menu was good and the food tasted excellent. The dessert was a treat 😄. Good fast and friendly serve. A... More 

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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

First off, I want to say we didn't actually get to eat at this restaurant. We walked into a charming restaurant and waited uncertainly at the door to catch one of the server's eye. We caught the eye of three servers within a span of a few minutes, none of whom acknowledged that we had said hello or that we... More 

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3 Thank Nicole W
ChristopherThum, Geschäftsführer at Backoefele, responded to this review

Dear NicoleW, Thank you very much for your feedback. We truly apologize for not having met your expectation....though it would have been so easy.... A little bit more patience of my employee who's computer you standing at, a little bit better overview of myself or my restaurant manager and nothing would have happened. We are really sorry. Thank you Christopher... More 

Tittmoning, Germany
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

The Backoefle (Small stove) is a large Restaurant in a lovely old building there are loads of tablöes but it is best to book you can online if you can book three days in advance otherwise ring. Food was good wine excellent

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1 Thank PedleyL
ChristopherThum, Geschäftsführer at Backoefele, responded to this review

Thank you for your Feedback Christopher Thum More 

Amberg, Germany
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Good, authentic Franconian food. The wine and the wine soup are both fantastic. Nice atmosphere. One of our favorites.

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Thank melynelson
ChristopherThum, Geschäftsführer at Backoefele, responded to this review

wonderful... we hope to see you again soon. Christopher Thum More 

State of Rio de Janeiro
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

The service was not good. Bad mood waitress. Becareful, they simple close the kitchen and don't alert the customers. When we ordered the dessert, they waitress simply said the kitchen was closed.Food was not so good either. Bad experience.

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New York City, New York
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58 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Nice old Inn with good Service and pretty wide-range Offer of local Dishes. However, a bit pricey, and the Dessert (EUR 16 for 2 People) made out of a lot of fat & sugar (so, too much of a Fast-Food Dessert for me...) I recommend you go for the Weekly Lunch-offer that makes it more affordable, but no less tasty... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ursulinergasse 2, 97070 Wurzburg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Lower Franconia  >  Wurzburg
  • Phone Number: +49 931 59059

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