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Auerbachs Keller Leipzig

) #1 of 9 Dessert in Leipzig #4 of 735 Places to Eat in Leipzig ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ German, European,
Grimmaische Str. 2-4 | 04109 Leipzig, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
+49 341 216100
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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12:00 - 22:00All hours
German, European, Central European, International, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Grimmaische Str. 2-4 | 04109 Leipzig, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
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11 - 20 of 311 reviews

Reviewed 22 April 2017

In the cellars of the old Town hall, this venue has been popular since the 18 th Century. It provides a lively traditional beer hall ambiance with excellent local cuisine at reasonable prices. Beer is excellent and staff were very pleasant despite being busy.

Thank Ustinian
Reviewed 18 April 2017

A large restaurant with dark wood and bright lights. Good cooking - not haute-cuisine - with efficient and courteous service

Thank Fredache
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Located in dowtown Leipzig, the Auerbachs Keller is famous for being the place were Goethe described the encounter between Mefisto and Fausto. But further than that, the restaurante is great, as well as the food and the service. They have traditional Saxon food, including Deer...More

Thank Signore_Colomo
Reviewed 15 April 2017

This is a definite tourist destination and for good reason. As noted by other reviewers, the food is good, but not a place for foodies. The staff is friendly, but because of the crowds, you might have to choose between sharing a table or waiting.

Thank dougd471
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Food much better than the service - feels a bit pre-unification - which is a shame for the chefs. Very atmospheric and historically interesting venue, so pleased we went.

Thank gmbklm
Reviewed 14 April 2017

A good restaurant where you can have a nice traditional meal. Good service. You shouldn't miss the place not only due to the food but also due to the nice paintings in the room

Thank Ma M
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful basement vaults with an unique interior and historic atmosphere. Delicious food! Friendly staff and excellent service. Recommend you to book a table. Loved the small exhibition and photos of prominent guests.

Thank YMWele
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

For a great German food, nice service and beautiful traditional restaurant, you should try it! Besides that, it's were Goethe used to meet his friends and you can fell a bit the history among you!

Thank TSF15
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Perfect atmosphere bistro style service and food , very tasty, big portions. Very typical restaurant, a must when visiting thus city

Thank lagartixa47
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Beautiful place, full of history, however the food was too expensive for just nice plates, not especial or unique

Thank Javiera B
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Amanda H
24 June 2015|
Response from Auerbachs Kelle... L | Property representative |
We look forward to welcoming you to the "Großer Keller" and "Historische Weinstuben" restaurants and to the Mephisto Bar in Leipzig's Mädler Passage in the very heart of the city. Enjoy our hospitality in historically unique... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Reservations, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grimmaische Str. 2-4 | 04109 Leipzig, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Saxony  >  Leipzig>  > Zentrum
  • Neighbourhood: Zentrum
  • Phone Number: +49 341 216100
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