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“Unique and charming”
Review of Lorenz-Straussi

Lorenz-Straussi
Ranked #1 of 12 Restaurants in Ehrenkirchen
Certificate of Excellence
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Reviewed 9 June 2016

Freiburg has a great tradition for the Straussi experience and we were recommended the Lorenz by a local who claimed that it was one of the best. The recommendation was absolutely accurate.
The venue is wonderful. The outdoor eating is venued in a courtyard area which has its own aviary! The old barns have been converted into the indoor dining space. They are amazing as the walls are totally covered with mirrors.
The food is excellent. The menu is extensive, which does not follow the real Staussi philosophy but it does mean that you can keep returning and always try something new. Vegetarian options are many and varied. I had the asparagus in a spinach pancake with a cream sauce. Absolutely delicious, filling and still a light dish.
The staff are great and helpful.
The only down side to the staussi is that it can be difficult to get a table. They do not have a booking system. We went on a Sunday and arrived 5 minutes after opening time. By then the place (which is vast) was totally full. I suggest that either you come at opening time or about an hour an a half after as the first diners will be leaving.
I hope you enjoy the place as much as we did.

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Thank Ketan P
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Reviewed 7 June 2016

We were taken for dinner in this great original place by a friend who lives locally. Food and wine are excellent and locally produced. Great value for money

Thank Angela N
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Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Very interesting interior design with hundreds of mirrors in all sizes. Great food. Crowded in the weekends. It needs some patience but the local food and wine is worth the time.

Thank darehm
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Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

The food and atmosphere was great! Wonderful ambience with all the mirrors! Highly recommend for a great value for money dinner! It can get full, so a 15 minute wait could happen, but its worth the wait!

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Reviewed 13 December 2013

This is such a great place. I don't think you would ever find it just by chance but we got taken here by my parents who had been before and it was an amazing experience. All the staff were incredible and helped us pick from the menu due to our very limited German. We were made to feel welcome even though it was very busy and the food was super; proper German cooking and more than decent portions. The interior is so interesting with Christmas decorations that you could pick out and buy. After the meal we were so surprised by the bill, the whole meal was so cheap for great food and atmosphere. Would definitely return if we happen to be in this part of the world again!

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