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Ratskeller

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$$ - $$$
German, European, Central European
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Marktplatz 1, 38855 Wernigerode, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
+49 3943 632704
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Food was average and very substantial, the service quite slow as the restaurant was very busy. The staff were pleasant even though they were busy

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Thank scires2016
Berlin, Germany
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69 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

We have been very disappointed. The staff was friendly but finally they billed too much, the food was not really convincingly and after all we will never come back.

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Thank hauro-no
Wroclaw, Poland
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199 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

You can't visit Wernigerode without visiting this lovely town hall. It is unique in its miniature look, and makes this small German town really special.

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1 Thank Kira_UA
Ottawa, Canada
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

Despite the low attendance at the time of our visit it took quite a while for the orders to arrive. The ambiance is good.

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Thank Mecanicien
NW England
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93 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

The Restaurant is in a fantastic square with beautiful buildings. The staff were great and very helpful, the food was good (tried some local specialties). Sat outside.

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Thank LucyDoll
Svenstrup, Denmark
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2015

We enjoyed some beautifully cooked sirloin steak and for me a mixed grill out of the top drawer all washed down with some of the local Pils.. the menu is in German with English subtitles - the prices are very reasonable and the place was busy.

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1 Thank Mogens K
north east scotland
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628 reviews
271 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 445 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2015

Sitting alongside and underneath the very pretty town hall in the marketplace of this beautiful town the Ratskeller is well worth a visit. We first visited in the early evening for a beer of a fine July evening , sitting outside watching the world go by , the tables filled up quickly with locals sitting down early for their evening... More 

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Swaffham, United Kingdom
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370 reviews
204 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2015

This establishment is situated in the primary town square location and should be especially attractive to visit. However, a lack of ability to speak German is clearly a severe irritation to the surly and abrupt (mature) waiting staff. An attempt to enjoy a beer and then a meal was spoiled by attitude but the food and value was satisfactory, so... More 

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Thank Ian P
scotland
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49 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2015

Typical of German ratskeller restaurants. Bags of atmosphere. We were very pleasantly surprised by the quality of the food. Wine list appeared poor but then was impressed with the offene wine they gave us. Worth a punt

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Thank caleyboy
Crystal Lake, Illinois
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63 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2015

Very nice place with excellent food and service. Perhaps the best deer medallions I have ever tasted were at this restaurant. After having eaten here more than 10 times over the past 15 years, I do not have a single gripe. Consistent and delicious food everytime.

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Thank Pete J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, European, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marktplatz 1, 38855 Wernigerode, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Saxony-Anhalt  >  Wernigerode
  • Phone Number: +49 3943 632704

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?