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Alter Simpl

) #4 of 279 Restaurants in Erlangen ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ German, , European
Bohlenplatz 2, 91054 Erlangen, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9131 25626
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good47%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tartare” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“salads” (2 reviews)
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German, Central European, European
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Bohlenplatz 2, 91054 Erlangen, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviews (127)
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Picked Alter Simpl from Tripadvisor reviews and must say that the location in front of the refurbished church/culture-house, the small open plaza and the service gave a good first impression. Alter Simpl was filled with groups of business-men, families with children, couples and friends hanging...More

Thank Larsdirchsorensen
Reviewed 1 week ago

A place where you get to taste fantastic, homemade bratwurst. Their grilled porkchop is a 'must try'.

Thank RLyndon B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I attended a training event and the group dinner was scheduled at this location. I found the food, the beer, the service, and the atmosphere to be excellent in every way. While this location was chosen for the group dinner, I will definitely go here...More

Thank Sevenrider860
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is in a charming old building and very busy so many people clearly like it. However the menu is quite expensive and focused on traditional sausage etc, with e.g. cabbage and potato as side orders. If this is your preference you will love...More

Thank Rjo103
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Decent small crowded place with shared tables. The food was good and so was the beer. Lots of steps to get upstairs.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Located in an historic tavern building, this is of the best places in Erlangen for good beer, friends and traditional frankonian food. Highly recommended.

Thank Jaiwana
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Arrived 1,5 hour before closure on a sunny saturday. Thes closed the window shades 1 hour before closure, making the room completely dark with just lights on, waiter was unfriendly and also brought the bill half hour before closure and started swiping up and cleaning...More

Thank partiboi
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

The service was friendly and the portion i got was insane, I could hardly finish half of it and the pricing was very good. I sure would recommend this place for some basic genuine german food.

Thank Mindtrust
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Ate here as our first night in Erlangen , very old traditional place , food good ! Beer excellent only downside was probably the most expensive place we ate at on our three day trip !

Thank Alan G
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Nice food. We had a greath steak. Service good bit bit overdone. Waiter came by every 5 min. Admosphere ok. Value for money ok.

Thank Edwin K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Central European, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bohlenplatz 2, 91054 Erlangen, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Erlangen
  • Phone Number: +49 9131 25626
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