I've been coming here for years. It's the only German restaurant I think there is in the area and it's very good. The spaetzle soup is very good and their sausages are amazing. The basement is very cozy.
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I spent time in Germany in the 80's, and this amazing place brought back memories. Such an amazing place to eat. Great authentic German food and beer. Amazing staff and an old building to dine in. They also have a biergarten .
Had a late lunch today. Would recommend especially if you like German food. Cheese burger was good cooked just the way I like it. Not a lot of American food choices. Good German beer. Our server was super nice. Parking is a bit tricky, there...More
I come here each time we visit family in Rockford, this time it was extremely disappointing to the point our dog would not eat the leftovers. I ordered the sausage sampler platter, this is hard to ruin, but was just OK. Three family adults ordered...More
To me there are only two places to sit at the Rathskeller. Outside in the beer garden, when weather permits, or in the basement. The atmosphere here is wonderful and you could imagine you are in Germany! Food is great and the Reuben is by...More
Menu has good variety, even for vegetarians or those with diabetes, heart, & weight issues. Delicious meals & appetizers. Great service & ambiance.
Charming German Rathskeller design (looks quite a bit like it's namesake in Munich) and a great array of food: famous reuben, much loved lyonnaise potatoes, a nice selection of sausages, and the best burger you can get in Rockford, Illinois. Add to that the outdoor...More
We went for lunch and had the Beef Stroganoff, awesome meal excellent price! Sat outside in the biergarten, of course had to sample the fine German beer selection! very authentic and wait staff was very friendly! We will go again for sure!
I like this place, period. If you want German food in the area then here it is. Awesome food with a very good wait staff. Noon specials are always a good pick. Wash it down with some of Germany`s finest beers. Can't loose here. Saturday...More