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Zu den 12 Aposteln

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$$ - $$$
German, Bar, European, Central European, Brew Pub
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Rosenbergerstr. 1, 60313 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 288668
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11:30 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 01:00
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 April 2017

The good points first - the service and friendliness were very good and the beer cracked up to what I expected. However both my wife and I found the food very average. Very much quantity not quality. There are far better local restaurants. I would avoid unless you are going there just for a drink

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Thank dannyschaffer
Kilchberg
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59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017

The 12 Apostel is not situated in Sachsenhausen, but it is what you would expect from a cozy Appelwinebar, if people living in Frankfurt recommend you to visit one. The food was good and the Appelwine by miles better than in the one visited in Sachsenhausen. The beer – they claim the first to be brewed in a restaurant in... More 

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Chevy Chase
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Good German food, decent portions. Not loving the beer, either the dark or light. Have been here a dozen of times over the last 4 years. Good go too place. Accommodating servers.

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Thank jetlag66
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Aposteln Schnitzel was flavorful and fantastic. The beer was excellent as well and service was very good. We ate here two years ago and made the trip back and was even more impressed.

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Thank 658curtmo
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38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

My wife and I went here with our 9 month old not knowing reservations were preferred. But after eating here I understand why. There were 2 men eating at a larger table and the wait staff asked if we could share the table with them...which to an American is so awkward as we like our personal space. We said to... More 

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Thank Mabibb777
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

It was extremely busy on a Saturday night due to a local fair. I was dining alone on business and they accommodated me on a single table near the bar which was much appreciated. The food is genuine German style food. Many say that German food is bland and while that may be true, I am a fan of German... More 

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Thank Michael Q
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

A very nice little restaurant and the food which is mostly traditional was very good. Nice ambience and not too expensive. Well worth a visit just to experience the ambience - we sat downstairs as it looked a little nicer imho. I did try the blond beer - it was fine but then it's difficult to get bad beer in... More 

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Shanghai, China
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103 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

This is a great space to enjoy local food. They do the beer in house and you can see the cubes in the bottom floor. It is very well decorated with local items used in the countryside. The food is great with many local dishes, but not the typical ones. I think the menu is very well elaborated giving you... More 

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Frankfurt, Germany
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245 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

The beer cellar is warm and rustic. The food offered is solid and good. Very good indeed is their beer (bright and dark style), which they make in their own micro-brewery.

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Thank Franco F
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We came to the place on Sunday evening without reservation and were offered seats at the bar. The restaurant was fully occupied. We ordered local food speciality - music cheese and a set of sausages, both were of a very good quality, with the right balance of spicies. Local beer is good. Service is not bad, but you can see... More 

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Thank Katia Z

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$23
Cuisine
German, Bar, European, Central European, Brew Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 01:00
Monday
11:30 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 01:00
Thursday
11:30 - 01:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rosenbergerstr. 1, 60313 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Frankfurt
  • Phone Number: +49 69 288668
Description
Unweit der Konstablerwache befindet sich die erste Hausbrauerei Frankfurts und heißt Gäste mit selbstgebrautem Bier und Highlights der gutbürgerlichen und internationalen Küche willkommen. Das einzigartig rustikale Ambiente und die gute Küche der 12 Apostel machen jeden Anlass zu einem besonderen Erlebnis. Ob die leckeren Steak- und Grillspezialitäten oder der abwechslungsreiche Mittagstisch: die Gerichte werden mit viel Liebe und aus besten Zutaten mit einem Lächeln auf die Tische der Gäste gezaubert. Die vielen Biersorten runden das kulinarische Angebot ab und können sowohl im urigen Keller oder auf der schönen Terrasse genossen werden.

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