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Marikka's

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German, Bar
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411 Southland Dr, Lexington, KY 40503-1826
+1 859-275-1925
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17:00 - 21:30
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Lexington, Kentucky
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35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Marikka's is small but very homey. The food was good and the service was great! Reminded me of my German grandmother's cooking.

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Thank Mamalulu62
Massachusetts
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

I was meeting up with HS friends, one I hadn't seen in 35 years. Since we all met and went to HS in Munich, Germany, we wanted to see what Marikka's was all about. I had a Hofbrau Maibock, we shared an app sampler and I ordered the Jägerschnitzel (with red cabbage and fried potato) and finished it off with... More 

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United States
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225 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

Very good service. Casual, relaxing atmosphere. Good menu selection. Everyone in our group enjoyed their food. Possibly the very best sauerkraut I have ever had!

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Thank menbx5
Monona, Wisconsin
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

We had 17 in our group. Loved that we weren't rushed. We stayed and visited well pasted us finished eating. I didn't hear 1 complaint, other than we ate too much, bc it was so delicious and rich. It took many of us back to the food we had when we went to Germany for another family reunion. Very much... More 

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Leesburg, Virginia
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

Met a friend for a great dinner and drinks here, wish we had dressed to play volleyball out back as it looked like a ton of fun! Great german food accompanied by a great selection of beers from around the globe!

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Thank Lauren S
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

Large enough menu choices, lacking some usual German options, but what is offered is well-prepared. Huge beer list, with several on draft and dozens in bottles. Second time for us; we will return if we overnight in Lexington. Not high-priced. Friendly, German-speaking wait staff.

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Thank austinite58
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

This the best German food I have ever had and I lived in Germany for 8 years....their schnitzel is so tender you can cut it it with a fork!! Love their food!!! The beer selection is unbelievable... If you want it...they have it. The service was incredible.....I would definitely dine here often if I lived in the area. What a... More 

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Thank Andy R
Lexington, Kentucky
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

You can get a nice dinner here for about $10. We often get Italian sausage or bratwurst with green beans and mashed potatoes. Very tasty. They have a giant fish sandwich with French fries too, for the less adventurous. Lots of German options. Occasionally they have live music..some Friday's. Go. You will like it!

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Thank Daytrip206
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334 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

Way to loud, way to many college kids and the food is not very good, or at least not the 2 times I have been there. they do have a large selection of beer, but other then that I see no point in myself ever going back..

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Thank Scott F
Lexington, Kentucky
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Visited for dinner. Atmosphere not appealing but wouldn't matter if food was great. Food was ok. I've had great German food so I know the difference. Snitzal was not particularly good. Not good flavor. I had goulash ,it was good, noodles were not. But the kicker was the apple strudel. Terrible. Doughy and under cooked. Reheated in the microwave. Our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 13
Cuisine
German, Bar
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 411 Southland Dr, Lexington, KY 40503-1826
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Lexington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-275-1925

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