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Marktplatz, Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 651 75052
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Varna, Bulgaria
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We visited this place for luch. Waiter's was extremely polite. Just in beginning. We received extremely overcooked meat. In the moment the waiter's realize is something wrong. She simply took a plate and left. We try to talk to other waiter. He summarize you don't speak German or French, you have no right to complain. Salad was roten. Sauces Knorr.... More 

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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

100% Top service the steak and sauce was to die for the wine was also excellent,starters and sweet was also 100%

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Thank alan h
Wiesbaden, Germany
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236 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Nothing bad, nothing great, nothing to keep me from coming back, and nothing to bring me back other than passing by when hungry.

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Chesapeake City, Maryland
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

We visited the delightful, historical city of Trier. When it came time for a meal, we were looking for a place to dine on authentic German offerings. We were attracted by the handsome look of the Ratskeller and the menu display outside was a great help. We dined downstairs in the beautiful cellar. I highly recommend doing that for a... More 

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Thank EdSchweizer
Woluwe-Saint-Lambert, Belgium
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

The menu was a combination of Russian and German cuisine. Definitely off beat, and the best Russian food I've had. So I'd have to say off-beat but surprisingly good. Lovely building and the cellar is lovely with it's arches.

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Thank Faldo1200
Rochester, NY
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163 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Ate a lunch of onion and bacon quiche (which was not on the menu, but we spotted someone else eating it) at the outside market area on the square. Food was good, service was quick. Quiche was not hot, barely warm. Waitress said that is how it should be...did not make sense to us.

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Thank nykathy
Hamilton Washington
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Visited here 1st day. Awesome food. Had Cordon Blue with 2 orders of wine. The service was great. I speak some German, but waitress spoke some English, so all was good! Place is in the plaza, so people watching was good. I will come back!

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Thank Ski57
Rossendale
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333 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

We tried 3 of the town centre restaurants and truthfully found them quite similar. But the Ratzkeller edged it for us. We liked the food and best enjoyed the view from here. Food style I would fundamentally describe as traditional German, but no complaints about that. My schnitzel was massive but delicious. My wife had a chicken salad. Also a... More 

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Lombard, Illinois
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180 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

I had the Jagerschnitzel and pommes frites - it was delicious - great setting - very quiet. Great service and reasonably priced - we came back a second night

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Standish, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

this place is in prime position in Triers market.A mixture of Russian and German cuisine in a beautiful building inside and out,has everything going for it except for a couple off the staff who gave the impression they or didnt want you to be there.the food is great no problem there,we actually ate there twice.the first time the service was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, European, Central European
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marktplatz, Trier, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Rhineland-Palatinate  >  Trier
  • Phone Number: +49 651 75052

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