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Vetter's Alt

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Brew Pub, German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European
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Steingasse 9, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 6221 165850
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11:30 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 02:00
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Newbury, Massachusetts
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39 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

You can't do better for a great brewpub. If you're lucky, you might get to try the Weihnachtsbok, and the Helles brew is also delightful. It's fun sitting with other folks at the big wooden table beside two big copper mash tons, beneath two huge dried bundles of hops. We had mixed sausages with sauerkraut and fried potatoes, excellent, and... More 

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Thank Robin L
Heidelberg, Germany
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51 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went to Vetter's for a quick beer with a group of five, but were not actually served. The waiter was shockingly rude – I'm German myself, in fact, and we're not exactly famous for being over-friendly, but this went beyond anything I've ever experienced in a German restaurant or bar.

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Thank Lymond2
Brussels, Belgium
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Locally brewed beer at economical price ( Eg 1L at 5 euros) - Check Delicious German food - Check Relaxed Ambiance ( The candle-lit tables may confuse you when you peep in, but once inside its a relaxed pub atmosphere; however without the music) - Check In all a great place to try out German beer and Food.

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Thank dany m
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a nice place for having a beer in winter at the end of the day. Concerning food, you have to wait a lot, and the food is very fat. Salads are not of good quality. Quantity are on the contrary huge....

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Aalborg, Denmark
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The brewery has a great atmosphere and a good selection of beers. Their beer is very reasonably priced. I recommend trying their selection of 4 x 2 cl beer for a start, since it's about 7 euro, and you get to try out their 33 % beer as one of the samples. I especially liked the weizen beer.

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Thank AalborgDude
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was delicious and not too pricey for the price, the beer was phenomenal and the atmosphere was one where you didn't want to leave. I could have stayed in there all night. It's hard to find a seat if you don't have a reservation, so make sure to plan ahead. The reason why I didn't give it an... More 

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Thank Moises M
Salt Springs, Florida
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66 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the restaurant on the recommendation of our student tour guide. The schnitzel and sauerkraut was outstanding. the service was fast and efficient. Were were able to order from a English menu. Would highly recommend it.

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Thank Emil M
Montreal, Canada
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18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After an afternoon wedding ceremony at city hall, the family decided to have an early lunch at the local pub. We were a rather large group and had reserved but they had seemed to have lost our reservation. Fortunately, it was early and they were able to accommodate us all. This is definitely not fine dining or cheap eats by... More 

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Thank LickMyPlateMTL
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I joined the Vetter on a business trip in the evening. The service was very friendly and the atmosphere as expected for a good brewery. The beer was good, the food could have been better, but for a snack to the beer it was really OK. For a beer with your colleagues good place to be, for eating there might... More 

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Thank Stefan G
Frankfurt, Germany
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62 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here in the afternoon to drink one of its home brewed beer. The beer was good and the place is also nice. Location is also a plus

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 21
Cuisine
Brew Pub, German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 02:00
Saturday
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Steingasse 9, 69117 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Baden-Wurttemberg  >  Heidelberg
  • Phone Number: +49 6221 165850

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?