We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Scala - Turm Restaurant im Intershoptower

$$$$
European, Central European
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Leutragraben 1, 07743 Jena, Thuringia, Germany
+49 3641 356666
Website
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

78 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 13: English reviews
Level Contributor
53 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

A fantastic view! And a great place to have a 75th anniversary dinner! The menu had an asian touch blended into the local style of Thüringen. Very well arranged and prepared! We very much enjoyed the locally sourced red wine from Mr. Proppe!

Helpful?
Thank Moritz W
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We've booked a table for 4 persons to celebrate a wedding day two weeks in advance. The online confirmation was also received. Upon arrival that day at the entrance they said they didn't have a table because of some big group event even though they saw the confirmation email (where we specifically mentioned the occasion). No apologies, absolutely nothing. They... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Elena S
Level Contributor
45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful views and superb food. A la carte with nuvelle quisine courses. Excellent choices of wine. The staff were attentive and friendly, topping up our glasses regularly. Above average prices but worth it with the quality and atmosphere. I recommend a visit when in Jena.

Helpful?
Thank Paul A
Fribourg, Switzerland
Level Contributor
107 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2015

Stop here for a lunch break (daily menu at affordable price). The food is very good and tasty, with emphasis on nice presentation. Do not forget to make a reservation (ask for a window seat in order to enjoy the view over Jena).

Helpful?
Thank tunewitsch
Uppsala, Sweden
Level Contributor
10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

I was curious to try this place, and after trying it I was so impressed. My favorite dish was the parmesan soup

Helpful?
Thank saril0g
Bertrange, Luxembourg
Level Contributor
12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2015

We went to the Scala restaurant as it was part of a Jena package we bought. It was my first time on the tower and in the restaurant. We had a three course dinner, with accompanying wines. Every course was really delicous and thoughtfully worked out. The chef managed to diversify the foods and to still transition rather well from... More 

Helpful?
Thank Stefan_Kl_85
Irmo, SC
Level Contributor
170 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2014

Went to dinner with business colleagues. I was glad someone else knew how to get there - the switch in elevators, then up and down stairs was quite confusing. It was a weeknight so there weren't many diners. The weather wasn't perfect but even in the dark I could tell the view could be well worth the climb. The food... More 

Helpful?
Thank seeking_direction
Kent
Level Contributor
100 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2014

Not that there is anything wrong with German fayre ;-) I ate here with business colleagues and I have to say I really enjoyed it as it was my kind of food. I would say do not visit if you are a 'meat and two veg' kind of person. This is fine dining akin to Michelin standard. The food was... More 

Helpful?
Thank kelembee
Jena, Germany
Level Contributor
91 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2013

The restaurant is Jena's equivalent to Seattle's SkyCity restaurant, albeit all the good stuff. Possibly the only real fine dining place in Jena, usually flanked by the businessmen types.The place is very up class and the prices are exorbitant. The food doesn't match up at all to the hype. The presentation is certainly what you would expect at a gourmet... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sapna S
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
60 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2013

My first visit to Jena, and was taken to dinner with business colleagues. I was anticipating "the usual" pork-centric German cuisine. But wow, what an unexpected delight! All three courses were exceptional. Fine flavours and beautiful presentation. I rarely take photos of food, but on this occasion all of us at the table were snapping away. My meal is shown.... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Cowombat2

Travellers who viewed Scala - Turm Restaurant im Intershoptower also viewed

 
Jena, Thuringia
 

Been to Scala - Turm Restaurant im Intershoptower? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

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
European, Central European
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leutragraben 1, 07743 Jena, Thuringia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Thuringia  >  Jena
  • Phone Number: +49 3641 356666

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Scala - Turm Restaurant im Intershoptower staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?