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Koenigstr. 78, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 911 214560
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“dumplings” (12 reviews)
“pot roast” (2 reviews)
“pork” (12 reviews)
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Koenigstr. 78, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The four of us had a lovely dinner. The atmosphere was very nice and the food was delicious. Two of us had the pork Wiener schnitzel and two of us had a venison roll wth pretzel bread and red cabbage. All was superb. The waiter...More

Thank isabelMVerona_NJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good especially the marinated pork. Service was excellent. One of the staff knew English well. Expected more regarding the local wine

Thank Dramaticlor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner wasn't very nice, pork was dry, and overall dinner food and sauce were salty. I won't go there again.

Thank Kathy K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

being a lover of German beer this place was bound to be a hit with me, Paulaner is a great drink so it was always on my list to visit when in Nuremberg. Was I did not expect was the food. We had one of...More

Thank TheGingerPrince08
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This bar is just a few doors from our hotel (Ibis Nürnberg Altstadt) and has become a regular for an evening beer before dinner. The Paulaner Dunkel (dark) beer is a favourite. We also ate dinner here and enjoyed a pork dish (Jägerbraten) with potato...More

Thank PeteOnTheMove
Reviewed 2 August 2017

I visited here a couple of times recently. I went in on the evening of my 65th birthday but didn't want one of the substantial dishes, most featuring dumplings as it was 30 plus degrees and I'd had a good lunch. I opted for the...More

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Very rich comfort food menu but it is traditional for the area. The food was great and the out door seating was very nice!

Thank Tagtme26
Reviewed 13 June 2017

My family stopped off in Nuremberg on the way to Dresden for lunch here. The food was good. I had an amazing salad - fresh garden salad combined with beautiful white asparagus in season and kraut salad with perfectly cooked trout on top. My husband...More

Thank 600lalip
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Dinner in the Pillshofer was our reward well earned after a long day of trekking through the museums. The atmosphere is traditional and cozy. The wait staff is friendly. The food is satisfying. Try the specials on the suggestion card on the table. The desert...More

Thank Susiegh
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Strictly local country style food and service. Stick to the pork and kraut combos. (Skip the $$teak...poor quality and preparation) Good Beer selections but very very limited Wines by the glass.

Thank Mr H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 22
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Koenigstr. 78, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Nuremberg>  > Altstadt - St. Lorenz
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt - St. Lorenz
  • Phone Number: +49 911 214560
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