We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Schweine Janes

) #9 of 1,468 Restaurants in Dusseldorf German, European,
Bolkerstrasse 13, | in the Altstadt, D-40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 211 131449
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork” (112 reviews)
“sauerkraut” (39 reviews)
“schweinshaxe” (55 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
German, European, Central European
Bolkerstrasse 13, | in the Altstadt, D-40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (962)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 962 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

They offer a variety of dished based on pork meat, often accompanied by roasted or fried potatoes. The quality is good and it is not expensive. There's not much room inside so be prepared to wait, especially in the weekends. The interior is nicely decorated,...More

Thank FedericoG10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you for the great food. The best porc I ever had. I have been here 5 times and still amazed bz the food

Thank Yves P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is in one of the most packed streets of the city center. It's cool to have dinner and then party! For a beer and a mix grilled meat plate I paid 18eur which is not that cheap but you can actually have a...More

Thank Miguel M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The pork knuckles are cooked rotisserie style, and maintains the natural flavor. Price is very reasonable. We ordered one knuckle per person, and did not quite finish it.

Thank JoUET11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In the Altstadt this is a small place. Cramped a bit in the entrance but you can find a seat inside or out Food is really good and the service excellent

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my girlfriend, after seeing positive reviews here. Really glad we did - great food, bargain prices and great "local feel". She had the half and half, which was delicious and filling, and I had the grilled pork shank with mash and sauerkraut -...More

Thank Englishkev
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came and ate here late one night when we arrived. Grateful it was open and they had a table. It was a very German experience and meal. The food seemed a little old, like it had been sitting out for a while - the...More

Thank Katie Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The reviews on this place vary wildly. You can see four spits turning with dozens of pork legs from the street and smell the schweinshaxe (pork knuckle). Some waiters speak english, some don't, but you can ask for a menu in English - they have...More

Thank Brad H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you want to see how busy a man can be with the thing they love, you need to step inside. Janes serves the best crispy pork bites with bread in the galaxy. Absurdly easy, outstandingly good. The best place in this category of street-food.

Thank Lord_Bonasus
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Ventured here due to the rave reviews on TripAdvisor. However found the food to be mediocre. Casual dining place, geared towards the tourists. I ordered the steak with pepper sauce with French fries. It was OK, but really nothing special. Waitress asked whether I wanted...More

Thank Tinwoodsman_Oz
Nearby Restaurants
El Lazo
402 reviews
.01 km away
Gut & Gerne Schokolade
90 reviews
.06 km away
Spatz Up
26 reviews
.05 km away
Nearby Attractions
290 reviews
.15 km away
142 reviews
.17 km away
141 reviews
.06 km away
149 reviews
.07 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Are you open on Good Friday ??
10 April 2017|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from Maximilian H | Reviewed this property |
I am pretty sure it will be open, at least I found an article on the internet from 2011 were they were definitely open on Good Friday (In the newspaper they were interviewed and explained that they were selling quite well... More
Ben W
is it possible to have a pork leg for take away?
29 December 2016|
Answer Show all 6 answers
Response from Peter14m | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can eat in or takeaway.
Simon T
Can we book the table online instead of by phone?
22 October 2016|
Answer Show all 3 answers
Response from danijel83 | Reviewed this property |
i don't think so...
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 03:00
11:30 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bolkerstrasse 13, | in the Altstadt, D-40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Dusseldorf>  > Altstadt
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt
  • Phone Number: +49 211 131449
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing