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Elkes Bierstadl im Kettensteg

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Altstadt - St. Sebald
Diner, German
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Maxplatz 35, 90403 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 911 23585808
11:00 - 23:00
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55 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good efficient service, good food, good wine, what more can one want?! There is a pleasant outdoor area overlooking the river for use in the summer.

Thank Mancunian53
Cincinnati, Ohio
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2015

We happened upon this restaurant while walking around town and initially thought it was great because it has a beautiful beer garden next to the river. It was a great spot for an afternoon beer. However, we thought we would go for dinner that same trip and I called to make reservations since we have a party of eight. The... More 

Thank Wendy R
Toronto, Canada
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115 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2015

Found this place by accident and ending up going back a few times during our stay in Nurnberg. It's a fun, friendly place. Great location and good food. Highly recommend it!

Thank wantottravel
Jarrow, United Kingdom
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390 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 174 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015

We happened across this place after visiting Kaiserburg and Garden of Roses, enjoyed having beer and food in a lovely setting, then wandered back over the various bridges, nice way to wind down after a long travel and sightseeing. Would seek out again.

Thank JarraMag
Faversham, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2015

For me this was one of the two best beer gardens in the city. It's right by the river and some lovely old bridges and buildings. Service was usually pretty good. If you sit on the bottom level right by the river then you have to go into the bar to order your drinks

Thank M Turner
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2014

I go here every year with friends. The food, while nothing special or surprising, is good quality staple Bavarian food. It is, after all, a beer garden. On a nice warm evening its a lovely place to settle with some friends, have some beers, people watch, have some Nurnberger sausages and enjoy the atmosphere of being right next to the... More 

Thank K_Salz
Nuremberg, Germany
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64 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2012

The Kettensteg is located right by the river Pegnitz; with the lower level boasting of a little bier-garten and the upper level having a number of tables. The location is perfect and I highly recommend it for a relaxed evening out. I did not taste the food, but the drinks are really well-made and well-priced. Definitely visit it to explore... More 

Thank Anita_Visvanath
Nuremberg, Germany
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194 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2012

We were on a small bike ride along the river Pegnitz and decided to stop for a late lunch. As the weather was nice, the beer garden was a natural choise. The service worked pretty fast, even considering how many customers there were, so that's a plus. But also from the service, the meals arrived a few minutes apart to... More 

Thank drjobec
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189 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2012

Lovely meal on a recent warm summer night. It is a short walk from the center, but leafy and shaded, next to the river. It was packed when we visited as they had a large outdoor screen showing one of the quarter final Europe Cup matches. We ordered two pork shoulder plates and a plate of Nurnberger sausages, along with... More 

Thank BooKat
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2011

A taste of Franconian cuisine in a fascinating setting, near the Pegnitz river.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Diner, German
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Maxplatz 35, 90403 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Nuremberg>  > Altstadt - St. Sebald
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt - St. Sebald
  • Phone Number: +49 911 23585808

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?