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The German Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
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German, European, Central European, International
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1805 Paseo San Luis, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635-4613
+1 520-456-1705
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Worthington, Indiana
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121 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just got back from lunch at this restaurant and when I looked here and saw it was rated the #1 restaurant in this town ... OMG! Doesn't say much about what we have to look forward to concerning dining experiences here in SV! First impression: slow service, not very clean looking place, stale plastic tablecloths, overpriced lunch menu ... I'd... More 

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Yorba Linda, California
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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a small restaurant, like 8 to 10 tables, in an even smaller strip mall. Our server was wonderful. As far as the food is concerned, the Bavarian pretzel they have as an appetizer sounded great, but was unavailable. We ordered Schnitzel served two different ways. Admittedly, we have never had Schnitzel before but I'm pretty sure you shouldn't... More 

Thank Lee B
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Authentic German food in the desert. Small dining room with friendly staff. Don't miss the schnitzel.

Thank Kathryn F
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took my girlfriend here for dinner and she loved it so much, she accepted my marriage proposal! =D Authentic German meals and restaurant. Pricey, but the meals are worth it. I wouldn't recommend kids because this cafe is next to a pub and has seemingly-expensive antiques. It's also very small, maybe eight tables. Call ahead if you want to take... More 

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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great meal. We decided to have a late lunch here. Authentic German food. Even the side dishes were delicious. Highly recommed this restaurant if you are in Seirra Vista area.

Thank Dan O
SierraVista, AZ
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47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Took my very German wife here for lunch on the advice of friends. Ordered Goulash. Meal was mediocre, tasted just OK, portions were small, bill was high. My wife can cook better than this, both she and I were disappointed. Won't be returning, mostly due to value of meal.

Thank chaz1854
Benson, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

My husband and I ordered the Tour of Germany meal for 2 today and were delighted with everything: the sauces & condiments, the tenderness & flavors of the meats, the spatzle, German potato salad, red cabbage coleslaw: everything was wonderful and VERY plentiful. We had enough leftovers for several more meals. We highly recommend this place!

Thank MayB22
Sierra Vista, Arizona
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114 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

These are the nicest people, producing the best authentic german dishes. They are always busy, and we strongly recommend reservations on the weekends.

Thank William H
Butler, Tennessee
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We have been to Germany and this little Cafe has the best German food ever! For 42.00 we shared a wonderful plate that included knockwurst, bratwurst, schnitzel, meatballs, red cabbage, sauerkraut and potato salad! Magnificent!

Thank Brokerlex
Tucson, Arizona
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69 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

This small, a little tugged-away restaurant is the closest to authentic German food you can get in southern Arizona. They have a very good online-presence and are easy to find. The place is small, seating at most 22 people at a time. We were 12 and had a reservation. Unfortunately, there was only one waitress, who worked hard, but still... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 18
German, European, Central European, International
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Parking Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1805 Paseo San Luis, Sierra Vista, AZ 85635-4613
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Sierra Vista
  • Phone Number: +1 520-456-1705
Authentic German Cuisine & Hospitality Including other International Specialties: Bringing Germany to Sierra Vista, Arizona

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