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Restaurant 181

#97 of 2,990 Restaurants in Munich
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Spiridon-Louis-Ring 7 | Bavaria, 80809 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 350948181
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11:00 - 16:30
18:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 16:30
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Calgary, Canada
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226 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We went back up to 181 after 10 years. Pick a clear day because you want the views. The food is on par with a lot of places but you do pay for the view. You could just go to the viewing levels. The service doesn't measure up to the prices.

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Thank MarkTCalgary
R181-Team, Stv. Restaurantleiter at Restaurant 181, responded to this review

We regret that you did not receive the service you expected. Please let us know the next time directly, this is not our standard and we can do it better. Hopefully until next time. More 

London, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was really looking forward to my meal at 181, but found the whole experience a let down. The view is nice but like any tower in most cities !! The restaurant itself is pretty tired and really needs a refurb for the prices that are charged. Toilets are a long walk away. Service was poor - soup served with... More 

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Thank david c
R181-Team, Stlv. Restaurantleiter at Restaurant 181, responded to this review

We apologize to you for the incident. We would like to ask you for the future, directly to complain about, because this is not our standard. We very much hope that you the next Munich visit again a chance, give us because we like to want to convince you that we can make it better. The R181 Team More 

Fethard, Tipperary, Ireland
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28 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From start to finish this was a delicious dining experience.. but let me go further back, when making contact to book I inquired about Gluten Free options and so all my meal was prepared GF for me. The waiter was very helpful and ensured everything was to our liking. The views on this particular sunny evening were spectacular and the... More 

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R181-Team, Stv. Restaurantleiter at Restaurant 181, responded to this review

Dear Sue Anne, thanks for your fantastic review. We hope to welcome you soon again. More 

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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I'm not sure how many rotating restaurants there are but this one is great . The food was 5 star and the service impeccable and of course, great views over our favorite city, we live here. Nothing more to say really, if you're in town, go there!

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Thank Paul S
R181-Team, Stv. Restaurantleiter at Restaurant 181, responded to this review

Dear Paul S., thanks for your fantastic review. We are the only revolving restaurant in Bavaria. And the second highest in Germany. We hope to welcome you soon again. More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017

What could have been a cheesy experience turn out being an remarkable dining revelation. The views are stupendous which is matched by good service and creative, delectable treats.

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Thank HLVDW
R181-Team, Stv. Restaurantleiter at Restaurant 181, responded to this review

Dear HLVDW, thanks for your fantastic review. We hope to welcome you soon again. More 

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43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Great experience in spite of the wobbly legs because of the height! Very limited menu, but the food was excellent. Service spot on, and the views were incredible.

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Thank Susannah B
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

İf you want to enjoy the view of Munich,inlcuding the Alp mountains visit this restaraunt.(especially night view) Cousine was beautiful, so the service. Prace range 70-80euro per person.

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Thank Rufat H
London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

The tower is quite amazing and reminiscent of the Roller Ball movie for those who have watched it (although only the BMW HQ and Audi arena can be seen in the movie) The view is really amazing and the restaurant rotates which is nice Food is really good and wine is affordable. Pleasant surprise and definitely above expectations There was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Well I'd heard a lot of mixed reviews before I'd settled on this place but I'm so glad I did! The only annoying thing was everyone had to pay €7 each to go up the lift to the viewing platform where the restaurant is. Even the birthday boy had to pay! Bit of a cheek. The restaurant is really amazing.... More 

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Thank Emma B
Warsaw, Poland
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134 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Serivce and cuisine are quiet average. Prices are a little bit overcharge. But panorama 360 degree view is remarkable! Your table goes all the way around about 45 min and you can see city o Munich, Bavarian Alps and many more

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Thank Maciej M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$32
Cuisine
European, Delicatessen, Healthy, International, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 16:30
18:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 16:30
18:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 16:30
18:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 16:30
18:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 16:30
18:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 16:30
18:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 16:30
18:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Spiridon-Louis-Ring 7 | Bavaria, 80809 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Upper Bavaria  >  Munich
  • Phone Number: +49 89 350948181

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