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Austrian-German Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹German, European,
1400 Colonial Blvd, The Restaurant Is in the Courtyard of Royal Palm Square, Fort Myers, FL 33907-1055
+1 239-936-8118
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sauerbraten” (61 reviews)
“strudel” (58 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (43 reviews)
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4:30 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1400 Colonial Blvd, The Restaurant Is in the Courtyard of Royal Palm Square, Fort Myers, FL 33907-1055
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We have been a fixture at this restaurant for years, was always good. Usually going with friends (as many as 10) though last night there were only 6 of us and we attended their once per month German Fest. A fest it was NOT! The...More

Thank Julie W
AustrianRestaurant, previous owner and chef Helmut at Austrian-German Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hello Julie, I know you very well and will not forget you. It was always a great pleasure to cook for you. I suffer a lot from hearing this and I am very sorry. To stay in contact just find me on facebook. Helmut Heiss

Reviewed 6 days ago

Fantastic authentic food with great service. We sat at an outdoor table and enjoyed every bite of our lunch.

Thank fortmyersfoodlover99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here a couple of times in the past (gave it 5*) but noticed something different this time. Place not as clean, friendly owner was not there. Found out it was sold, food was ok, but not as good as before .The portions...More

2  Thank mrtjt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to this restaurant before and always liked it very much. Yesterday we decided to eat lunch there. Was Friday. The restaurant was empty, I even thought that it was closed, but a server came out and invited us to sit down. immediately struck...More

2  Thank Petr O
Reviewed 4 December 2017

The new owners and their team did a great job! They continue to host german food lovers for a German Night once a month. I was there the last two months and I really enjoyed the buffet with Schnitzel, Cabbage Rolls, Bratwurst, Potato Pancake, Sauerkraut,...More

Thank Ingrid14721
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We have been enjoying this restaurant for over a year now and for the first time brought guests. Sadly disappointed and a bit embarrassed. New owners, new chef, and slow service with a menu that did not deliver most of the menu items we ordered....More

2  Thank lindah8242017
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This place should not even be open on Mondays as that is the chefs day off! Our server told us the soup was homemade but not made that day! We all ordered schnitzels which were prepared by the bartender? The potatoes that came with the...More

1  Thank BullyTed
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

We got together with another couple from out of town , we had amazing service from Cleve , he made a few wonderful suggestions on the menu , The Apple strudel was to die for , we will definitely go back and ask for Cleve...More

1  Thank hammer1014
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Must have been an off night as it was obvious many diners experiencing same slow service as our table did. Dinner took almost 2 1/2 hours. Long wait for drinks, long wait to order, long wait for food. They were not able to use two...More

1  Thank SnJTravelnuts
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

First time here, and my husband and I were blown away with how delicious everything was. So much flavor and large portions. Everything is made fresh to order. We will definitely be back and we will bring others with us. I'm just saddened that we...More

Thank Jennifer B
AG-Restaurant, Public Relations Manager at Austrian-German Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2017

Thank you so much for your review. We hope to see you soon.

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Questions & Answers
30 September 2017|
Response from AustrianRestaurant | Property representative |
Hello Max ? (Name ? ) I am retired since September 1st 2017 and Nicole and Dieter will take care of all in the same way as it was. I thank you all for your support and visit. Helmut
29 September 2017|
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Response from Svensk11 | Reviewed this property |
Your choice of soups and selection from 5 entrees - Weiner Schnitzel, Saurbraten, Goulash, Hunter Schnitzel, Pork Roast plus a side (eg. German potato salad, roast potato, spetzel). Draft beer is excellent as well.
29 December 2016|
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Response from AustrianRestaurant | Property representative |
The German Fest Buffet is ALWAYS the second Saturday of every month. So the next will be on Saturday January 14th 2017 Thank you Helmut PS also stuffed cabbage and many other specialties what are NOT in the regular menu will... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 9 - US$ 24
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1400 Colonial Blvd, The Restaurant Is in the Courtyard of Royal Palm Square, Fort Myers, FL 33907-1055
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Fort Myers
  • Phone Number: +1 239-936-8118
Helmut (chef) has been indulging their guests since many years until August 31st 2017. Time has come to retire and transfer the restaurant to young and engaged people, Nicole and Dieter who get a new approach to manage the restaurant with ideas. I thank all friends, guests and relatives for their support. My main goals have always been: make guests feel at home, let them enjoy fine food and make them having a good time. This will be also the intention of Nicole and Dieter from Germany. We are located in the Courtyard of the Royal Palm Square. Every 2nd Saturday of the month is an event: German-Night with a big buffet.
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