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Alte Meister

$$ - $$$European, , German
Theaterplatz 1, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
+49 351 4810426
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“curry” (2 reviews)
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European, Central European, German, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Theaterplatz 1, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed yesterday

While visiting the museums at the Zwinger, this restaurant offers a nice break from all the museum-going. Small but great selection of dishes. Had the ravioli with scampi. It was quite good. Good service too.

Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Dresden has plenty of good restaurants serving classic local dishes. We were looking for something a little bit out of the ordinary with a more refined twist and came across this restaurant, adjacent to the Dresden Theatre. It has a concise but enticing menu. The...More

Thank Bruce C
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Our favorite dining g experience in Dresden! Located in the outside walls of the Zwinger palace, across from the Opera (and up the stairs), it's a bit difficult to find but well worth the effort, We enjoyed wonderful dinner (the pre fixe was a good...More

Thank crooney55
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

You can't beat the setting… It sits right at the edge of the museums and overlooks the opera house. The food matches the setting. I started out with a cold avocado soup with lime and that was delightful. Creamy and rich and refreshing. For my...More

Thank ggcaiazzo
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This is a beautiful restaurant next to the masters museum. The inside is ultra-modern the outside has a small balcony/terrace and the rest of the seating is outside on a lower level. The food was really good and the wine list for by the glass...More

Thank KB2KB2
Reviewed 16 June 2017

This is a nice restaurant to chill after walking around in Dresden, located just outside Zwinger. Food quality is excellent and there are few veg options as well. View in evening is very nice when you sit outside.

Thank AtulKB
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We went with a group and had a set menu. We had goat cheese with nut crust, followed by braised veal cheeks, asparagus and sage gnocchi and finally trifle with raspberries, basil foam and chocolate crumble. Portions were a reasonable size and not too large....More

Thank Abby1005
Reviewed 17 May 2017

More than a gallery cafe Alte Meister serves serious food although a fairly short menu. Food more modern European than strictly German, and dainty rather than heavy. Service efficient and food good.

Thank fiveducks
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

I had lunch on a rainy day. My expectations were that this would be another dreary Museum cafe. That is it the case. There is an extensive menu. I chose the Thai vegetarian curry which was excellent with several veggies as well as papaya in...More

Thank Peter V
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

This is in the Zwinger Building attached the Gemaldagalerie Alte Meister, across from the Semperopera We had a reservation but I'm not convinced you need it. It is a small menu so if you are picky I would not recommend this place. We loved it,...More

Thank ssbelltx
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
European, Central European, German, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Theaterplatz 1, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Saxony  >  Dresden>  > Innere Altstadt
  • Neighbourhood: Innere Altstadt
  • Phone Number: +49 351 4810426
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