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Knossos

Rodheimer Str. 11, 35398 Giessen, Hesse, Germany
+49 641 63827
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“the river” (4 reviews)
“terrace” (2 reviews)
Open Now
17:30 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, European, Greek, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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Value
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LOCATION
Rodheimer Str. 11, 35398 Giessen, Hesse, Germany
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner sitting outside under the heaters. Beautiful view away from the city, but still walking distance from the pedestrian area. We were abruptly greeted by (owner/manager?) when he realized we didn't speak German he dismissed us immediately. The servers were very...More

Thank lshfame
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

And as always the atmosphere along the river is beautiful. The facilities are clean and charming. The food selection and the wine selection is very good. The primary owner if you don't speak German is often abrupt and rude. But the rest of the staff...More

Thank Lloyd H
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

4,5/5. Lived up to its reputation. We shared platters of mixed starters, the octopus was particularly delicious. Main course were two large fish from the chef's recommendation list. While the fish was cooked to perfection I found the sides lacked a bit the finger-licking taste...More

Thank wary_mecki
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

It's unfortunate that the service was so poor. We were ignored most of the evening. - no drink service, left out in the cold while other patrons were brought blankets, etc... We couldn't get the attention of any servers despite a great start to the...More

Thank Cecilia M
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

We had lunch and coffee break there. Tasty food and but not so friendly personnel. The service could be better (we had to ask for a second cutlery because they forgot), when asked for cappuccino we were given coffee with some milk. but overall we...More

Thank Damianori
Reviewed 13 April 2015

The combination of food, atmosphare and service makes this restaurant one of the places to be! The food was excellent, the interior and the exterior were decorated beautifully and the service was really helpful and happy! The prices were a bit much but in the...More

Thank Angeliki84
Reviewed 25 March 2015

Its level and the quality is much more higher than Germany's average. Honestly saying that I was not expecting that quality before I went. Especially Sole was wonderful. It was the best, I have ever had. And also all the staff offer the best service,...More

1  Thank Semih K
Reviewed 21 March 2015

This is a very fine restaurant, with a light-flooded wintergarden extension, serving declicious seafood. The service is very prompt and polite, and the quality and size of the food portions are at the very top. I had chosen very well prepared fried Calamari rings, which...More

2  Thank Geraldine S
Reviewed 28 January 2015

This elegant Greek restaurant, right next to the Lahn river, offers a menu with delicious meat and fish dishes. I had a bifteki (Greek burger), with some appetizers. The menu is huge, there are also many desserts and wines. The prices are middle to high,...More

3  Thank Dillinger_J
Reviewed 21 November 2013 via mobile

I never such a good fish in Germany before. It seema to be in a restaurant on the Mediterranean Sea. We took sea bass cocked in the oven covered of salt. It was the best fish I ever eat prepared in this way. I like...More

4  Thank edo66Milan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, View, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rodheimer Str. 11, 35398 Giessen, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Giessen
  • Phone Number: +49 641 63827
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