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Alter Stadtwachter

$$ - $$$German, European,
Schopenhauerstr. 33, 14467 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
+49 331 903741
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good39%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible9%
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“pork chops” (2 reviews)
“austrian” (3 reviews)
“garden” (2 reviews)
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Schopenhauerstr. 33, 14467 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

This was a decent beer garden with good selection of brews in a nice Tree covered area. Good place to grab some beers but the service wasn't the greatest so we went elsewhere for dinner.

Thank Foreman212
Reviewed 4 October 2016

We had lunch here on a bike tour of Potsdam. While I usually find restaurants on tours to be sub-par, Alter Stadwachter was quite good. Delicious schnitzel and very good pork chops. Others in our group liked their entrees too. Huge portions, even for the...More

Thank KV-MKE
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Stopped here for a lunch while on a biking tour. This restaurant is just across the yard from Brandenburg Gate and it's quite near the city centre. Had the mix grill plate which was not bad. The weather was good on the day so decided...More

Thank JuiTeoh
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We had breakfast here after the 10km race in Potsdam. They served good breakfasts and I got the Austrian meatloaf breakfast with the eggs and potato.

Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Service was very strange - waiter behaved like prince, hardly looking our side or answering questions. Food was cooked beautifully on visual, but my steak was hard and impossible to chew, very disappointing Location is good

Thank AndersUA
Reviewed 6 June 2016

Here we found the ultimate German restaurant. We thoroughly enjoyed the beautifully themed German venue as well as the traditional German cuisine. This restaurant is in an historic guardhouse in the old city wall. Our host was superb, friendly, hospitable and entertaining. The food was...More

Thank Wynand S
Reviewed 10 May 2016

We came here for dinner, and were really satisfied with everything. We wanted something typically German after all that sushi, curry , pasta and other foreign cuisine we have eaten here. The waiter was helpful though he didn't speak much of English. Service was good...More

Thank vinkec
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

We tried this restaurant after a friends' recommendation. And...no disappointment. If you're looking for solid German style food - try this one. Great value. Great service. Great quality. Not over the top but not too casual either. Reservation during weekends suggested.

Thank Holgi E
Reviewed 8 December 2015

We recently had lunch at the Alter stadtwächter. we had to wait more than 20 minutes before someone had dime to take our orders. The goose took 45 minutes to prepare - which shows this is real food, and not from the micro wave. The...More

Thank travellor022
Reviewed 14 April 2015

Service was great, super fast and friendly, food was beautiful, definitely will be going back again. Highly recommended.

Thank Agckw
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schopenhauerstr. 33, 14467 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Brandenburg  >  Potsdam
  • Phone Number: +49 331 903741
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