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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Ploenlein 1, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9861 958990
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Stone Harbor, New Jersey
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86 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

We ate here for lunch which was selected by the river cruise we were with. The menu for the luncheon was already selected, bratwurst and sauerkraut and potatoes and soup and beer or wine and coffee or tea. The group was very large and service was prompt and the staff very friendly.

Thank soon2retire2012
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

The view of the street from our window was magical. On Friday evening there was a busker playing classical music and Christmas carols next to a Christmas tree right across the road from us and we could hear him while we watched the sun set over the old rooftops. The breakfast at the Glocke was a wonderful start to the... More 

Thank Celeste C
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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437 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

This is a good place for some traditional german food at a reasonable price. We visited with a large group and were surprised how efficient the kitchen and wait staff were at handling the rush. The good overall was pretty good.

Thank Funtraveler2014
Andover, New Jersey
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68 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Lunch was part of our walking tour of this quintessentially charming town. Potato soup, bratwurst and sauerkraut and apple strudel-all delicious! Everything fresh and service was warm and welcoming in a captivating atmosphere.

Thank Mary E
Park Rapids, Minnesota
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288 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Our tour group stopped here for lunch-potato soup, brats, sauerkraut, mashed potatoes, and apple strudel with wine, beer, or other beverage options. Very friendly staff, good food, great atmosphere. Glad Viking picked Glocke to feed us!

Thank OliverandLisa
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41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

We stopped specifically at the Cafe Glocke because of TA mentioning the 5-wines for one fee tasting. We had ten, five whites and five reds (all from their vineyards in the region) and added to the wines the camembert baked with cranberries. We had a lovely break on a very rainy afternoon. But, it would have tasted great no matter... More 

Thank OilnH2o
Manassas, Virginia
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338 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the potato soup and sausage platter with sauerkraut and mashed potatoes, followed by apple strudel with warm vanilla sauce. Fresh, local and authentic.

Thank Karen L
Boston, MA
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Really good comfort food in generous portions at cheap prices. My wife raved about the venison for days. A couple of nights earlier we ate a very good meal at an upscale restaurant in France for 6 times the cost of our meal at Glocke but the meal was not 6 times better than the food at Glocke. Different types... More 

Thank rhk999
State College, Pennsylvania, United States
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228 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

We found this restaurant when we wanted wurst and a sit-down area. The restaurant was lovely and the waiter very helpful. We ordered the wurst boiled in onions and vinegar, and the wurst fried with sauerkraut and potatoes. Both were good and filling for lunch.

Thank Kathy M
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9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

The food was okay and the atmosphere is better than a regular hotel. The evening when we went there was quite busy, and you can see the staff was working hard to get everything done.

Thank Hamlet J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ploenlein 1, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Rothenburg
  • Phone Number: +49 9861 958990

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