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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings

Location and contact

US$ 7 - US$ 27
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
German, European, Central European
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 1 week ago

the restaurant is so super cute with authentic German decor everywhere, it's so cool! Delicious authentic German specialties and a great breakfast for hotel guests. The hotel rooms are reasonable, and in the best location!!! there are many bells ringing but you're in the heart...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Heidi H
Reviewed 7 January 2019

A January Monday night in Heidelburg and all the restaurants we had noted from Trip Advisor turned out to be closed. After walking round for some time, avoiding all the tourist traps we came across Hackteufel, it looked OK so in we went. I had...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ShropshireOldfart
Reviewed 27 December 2018

Not a large place but very atmospheric and delicious food . Portions are large but prices are reasonable. The restaurant will need booking I imagine as it was constantly full whilst we ate , though it was the week of the Christmas market. all dishes...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Turkoman
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights-80 yo mother and 2 daughters. Cute, casual Pensione/guest house type place. Perfect. Food tasty. The woman who works in the morning was delightful so we ended out stay on a high note. The rude female server at night is another...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank mplslion
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We had a chance to eat in Hackteufel with my wife and two daughters while visiting town during the weekend. Restaurant is small and located very close to the old bridge which is one of the landmarks of Heidelberg. We had no reservation but friendly...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Michał W
Reviewed 27 October 2018

The first time I had dinner at Hackteuffel was in 1968 while I was stationed in HD (being drafted, I was very lucky NOT to be in Vietnam); we went to celebrate my 21st Birthday ---- and fine dining wasn't normally in the budget, so...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank charlie m
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

We two couples walked in off the street as we liked the look of this traditional restaurant in Heidelberg. It looked welcoming, and we found it welcoming. It has a pleasant, traditional interior, nice atmosphere and especially attentive staff. They made us feel at home...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jwabash73
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Ok, this is probably also quite a touristic restaurant, but the menu, interior and food suggest that it is indeed also genuine. I had a very tasty Wienerschnitzel which was a bit overpriced, but that’s what you get in Heidelberg. All my friends were also...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 844bj_rnw
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Nice & cosy restaurant conveniently located near Heidelberg Marktplatz. Generous servings of food & great service.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank keenash
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

Good choice of reasonably priced food with good service in a relaxed traditional atmosphere. The food was delicious

Date of visit: July 2018
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