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Zum Gulden Stern

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Altstadt - St. Lorenz
German, Barbecue, European, Central European
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Zirkelschmiedsgasse 26, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 911 2059288
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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5 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's got a nice atmosphere and great food. Definitely go there if you want traditional Nürnberg food.

Thank Huimin J
Vancouver, Canada
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63 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great sausages! Wasn't sure how much I should order at first but thankfully the other people couldn't finish their's so I had more. Very simple menu. Order the number sausages and which sides you want. Comes in an old style tin plate. No fuss. Just eat and then go. If you're expecting full or top-notch service, then don't bother. But... More 

Thank Vincent C
Wigan, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is in a beautiful setting and the meat cooked over wood is a wonderful thing. However, the meats are offered with side dishes,( 1 of ) as part of a meal, but we were charged €6.80 for a green salad that was supposed to be included and then when my husband paid the bill of €67.50 with €80.00... More 

Thank PiriPiriBaxter
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were kicked out 2 hours ago from this restaurant. We entered with our 2 kids (2 and 6 years old). Our 2 year old was asleep in the buggy. We were told if we want to stay we needed to leave the buggy outsde the restaurant or leave the place. The first table on the right was free and... More 

Thank Loussine T
Castle Douglas, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Almost always have to book, this place is so busy. Traditional 'sausage house' with simple menu, serving great sausages and pork medallions with kartoffelsalat and really good sauerkraut. Not forgetting the horseradish, and a good range of beers. Great for a night out with lots of friends.

Thank Janet J
Tel Aviv, Israel
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147 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

In a building date 1375 - maybe the oldest place for a restaurant it seems that they start serving in the 1600's- very nice place good service - they have a beer garten adjunct- close to 10 kinds of sausages - best thing is a plate of auages

Thank Ram.dr. D
Zagreb, Croatia
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is the oldest one in the city dating from 15th century. It's small but the staff make sure there is room for everybody. We have eaten the sausages with a side dish and everything was perfect. Food was really good and freshly grilled. The portions just enough. I'm not a fan of sausages but I ate everything on... More 

Thank Tonka S
Puerto Plata
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49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is a small restaurant that specializes in Nurnberger sausages, they use beechwood smoke to create a special flavor. The sauerkraut, potato salad, and freshly grated horse radish were perfect for sides, and also full of flavor. The decor is very old world rustic and it seems like you have stepped back in time. Love the place. Didn't have any... More 

Thank Hootchboy
Pattaya, Thailand
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807 reviews
250 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Good eats and location...service so-so! All the traditional German fare, schnitzels, wurst, brook trout, red cabbage, spaëtzle and knödel...try the Schweinehäxe (pork knuckle), fabulous and huge. Desserts and fine wine abound also. Just tolerate the service, which will try to rush you...hold your ground.

Thank Larry M
San Antonio, Texas
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174 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

We visited on a cold night after visiting the Christmas market. We were not disappointed by the great beer, atmosphere and great nuremberger sausages! The staff was helpful and pleasant. We arrived early in the evening and by the time we left, it was full. Great choice for a feel of the "true" German experience!

Thank nab800

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
German, Barbecue, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zirkelschmiedsgasse 26, 90402 Nuremberg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Nuremberg>  > Altstadt - St. Lorenz
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt - St. Lorenz
  • Phone Number: +49 911 2059288

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?