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Avoid the Stein’s cafe

Very expensive, massively uncomfortable seats, sullen and slow service. Cinema is good though... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Goethe Institute - Efficient

Goethe Institute is a centre for learning German in London. It is located bang opposite Imperial... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
London, United Kingdom
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  • Average22%
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27 Jun 2018
“Avoid the Stein’s cafe”
27 Nov 2017
“Horrible experience”
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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

Very expensive, massively uncomfortable seats, sullen and slow service. Cinema is good though, hence 3 stars and not 2!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Misstriffick
Reviewed 27 November 2017

I am very unhappy with how this org has handled themselves with my ADD and grandfathers funeral. When I first took their course and addressed my issues with the teacher the response was “this is the pace we teach out.” I wrote to them and...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Hallie H
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Goethe Institute is a centre for learning German in London. It is located bang opposite Imperial College, London, on Exhibition Road, right next to Ognisko. I had been here to get some documents translated and I am delighted to say that the institute is very...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

This was the first class I have attended at the Goethe Institut, and it was excellent. I took a two-week intensive course, and was put in the B1:2 class. This was exactly the right level for me - I was stretched but not overwhelmed. I...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 7 April 2016

I began learning German with Goethe and had a decent teacher - fun and varied activities that showed planning, thought and experience. Richard, our teacher, put us at ease as individuals and as a class and the experience was great - thanks Richard. I am...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank H B
Reviewed 18 July 2015

I recently attended another course here after doing one in mid-2014. Here's my update......... This is undoubtedly a great place to study the German language. Teaching is good, by native speakers. Classes are full of really committed learners, as they should be with the price...More

Date of experience: July 2015
3  Thank Pete M
Reviewed 9 September 2012

My first trip to Berlin prompted me to enrol for a German language course at the Goethe Institut in London after getting such positive comments from Berliners who thought I spoke the little German I knew very clearly. I visited the Institut a few days...More

Date of experience: September 2012
8  Thank Peaches O
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