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Zum Loewen

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Neuenweg 8, 35390 Giessen, Hesse, Germany
+49 641 73932
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11:00 - 23:30
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 23:30
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

For Italian food lovers. Best Spaghetti marinara ai cattogio in town.. A well assortment of Italian dishes, fresh sliced Parma ham..

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Thank Jens W
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

Myself and a colleague enjoyed coming here a couple of times, nice food and atmosphere all the staff spoke English which was a bonus too, the food is nice and the price not too.bad considering its in the centre

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

If you are that kind of person who admires that sweet guy who tries any kind of bug at Travel channel, this is definitely your place! Who would ever expect to order the authentic carbonara and get experid backon at an Italian , at least as they claim, restaurant. The worst part is that the waitor just didn't mind I... More 

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Ashkelon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2015

We (3 persons) had a nice lunch which included gnocci, spaghetti bolognese and a combination plate of filled pasta. All the dishes were generous in size and very tasty. The house wine went well with the food. If you are looking for a reasonably priced place for lunch with decent food, you can't go wrong here.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2014

This restaurant is one of the most comfortable and cozy places to eat and relax in Gießen. The pizza always seems to hit the spot and the menu is full of numerous choices. We made reservations which appeared to be unnecessary, but were told that during the Christmas season that a Sunday evening is considered slow. The appetizer of mozzarella,... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2014 via mobile

Perfect Italian restaurant. Excellent cuisine. Nice place, very cozy. Minestrone, gambas, salmon - everything was delicious and the more than enough!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2014 via mobile

4 of us had dinner here. We all ordered jager snitzzel and we all agreed it was excellent. Will definitly be returning for same again. Good value €10:50.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2014

I travel solo, a great deal. I am sensitive that during busy times, many restaurants may not want singles occupying their tables. But when I approached Zum Loewen, there were several vacant tables. Nonetheless, the wait staff made it clear that they did not want to serve me. I stayed because I noticed another patron enjoying the mussels, and they... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2013

A warm and friendly, prompt and impeccable service, Italian specialties: pizza, pasta, salads but German specialties too. Intimate, good for a romantic dinner or a business dinner. Good taste , fair prices! I will come back!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2013 via mobile

In Giessen on business on Monday during end of Carnivale and wanted traditional German food. However, all the German restaurants were closed. Found this authentic Italian restaurant was open. Had Brushetta and the Three Pasta dish. Both were very good with large pils. Finished with tiramazu and grappo which were also very good. Service was authentic Italian as waiter only... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Pizza, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:30
Thursday
11:00 - 23:30
Friday
11:00 - 23:30
Saturday
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Neuenweg 8, 35390 Giessen, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Giessen
  • Phone Number: +49 641 73932

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