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Goldener Schwan

Markt 37, 52062 Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 241 91798989
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
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“sauerbraten” (2 reviews)
“town hall” (4 reviews)
“sit outside” (3 reviews)
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German, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Markt 37, 52062 Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We were for a few days in Aachen and were looking for a place for dinner when we ended up at the golden swan. It's not a fancy restaurant but they have a good mix of different (German) cuisines for reasonable prices. What makes it...More

Thank Ken W
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Sat out in the square and enjoyed great beers and service in the sunshine. Didnt eat here but portions looked good.

Thank whiteprince
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Friendly staff and wonderful food. I enjoyed the Sauerbraten, which is a wonderfully tasty slow cooked meat. It was outstanding.

Thank Ilonka M
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Restaurant in the city center, on the market place, in front of the Ciyt Hall; small restaurant, rustic, nice terrace, they propose also varied menus, and greek souvlaki with tsatsiki; I will be carreful;

1  Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 4 April 2016

After spending a nice day in old town Aachen we decide to try this restaurant which looked traditional. BIG MISTAKE. This was a disaster from the start. On entering we were greeted by a very rude waiter. We put it down to us and hoped...More

4  Thank Ger34
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

We chose this restaurant as we wanted to sample some traditional German food and hospitality. The place looked inviting from the outside and even the interior was nicely decorated. These are the only good points. We were visiting with a large group so we rang...More

3  Thank Rudolf G
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Words cannot describe how disgusting this place is!! Our rugby team from Dublin are visiting Aachen this weekend to play a local team and we went here to eat. Processed food at its best! Over priced tasteless bland, the list goes on! Staff all with...More

4  Thank traveladdictdublin
Reviewed 31 March 2016

This restaurant was built hundreds of years ago and presents a menu with local dishes like potato cakes, blood sausage, special meat dishes. Pleasant service. Good beer. When it is warm, then sit outside and enjoy the view of the fascinating Rathaus.

Thank Dr Hermann Jose... T
Reviewed 11 February 2016

We go here a lot, with family, with small kids or adults. Busy place, noisy, lively, bustling with life, sit inside or out in summer, great traditional food, good portions, rustic atmospheare, view towards the market and town hall.

1  Thank AnnetteBath
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

I visited the restaurant on a weekend evening with family. We had booked ahead for a big family party. We were seated next to their bar area, with extremely loud, disgusting, cheap pop music blaring out, to the point where we could hardly understand each...More

6  Thank Lina_Bam_Bina
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Markt 37, 52062 Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Aachen
  • Phone Number: +49 241 91798989
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