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Brauhaus Wenkers

Betenstr. 1, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 231 527548
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheeseburger” (2 reviews)
“schnitzel” (3 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
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German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Betenstr. 1, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dear fellas, if you want to understand the Ruhr valley way of acting and eating then go into this restaurant. You can not have more Dortmund than in here. All dishes are typical for the city/Region and you can order fantastic sorts of local beer....More

Thank Thorte09
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

If you've traveled different Brauhaus' in Germany, you may have noticed that the service provided my the waiters is not the best. The service we were given at Wenkers is the best we've experienced in Germany so far. As far as food goes, I recommend...More

Thank Breanne M
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Right in the heart of the town in a nice square it is the perfect place for a few beers before a game. It clearly caters for the away team as each time I have been it only has away supporters. Brilliant place plenty of...More

Thank AnselmColom
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Wenkers beer is delicous, but it is little expensive if you compare it to next bar at the market. They have also variety of food and snacks but i did not try them.

Thank villef2014
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Probably I was waiting for something more from Wenkers (given the ratings on Tripadvisor) and the previous experience by many. Dinner was OK but not wow. The burger was average. Beer selection is excellent.

Thank Michael X
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, very friendly staff . Beer and food very nice . Definitely be back again soon to Dortmund 👍

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

This is a traditional brauhaus that welcomes you with a distinctive atmosphere and very, very good food. The traditional potato soup with sausages is absolutely wonderful, as are the schnitzels cooked according to old local recipes (hint: go for the Westphalian schnitzel with mushrooms and...More

1  Thank Leonard L
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We met with some friends (7 people in total) in this bar: we had a reservation made on the phone, which they couldn't find, so they found us a table, but we were asked to move soon after, to make space for a bigger group...More

Thank Raffy_Burki
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Went here so my hubby could watch football we stayed till 11pm with our son which they had no issue with. Food was great and the wait was very friendly will def visit again if we go back to Dortmund.

Thank brady5
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We visit Dortmund ones a year...Wenkers is the most central place to meet up with friends and family for one or more beers. Wenkers own brew is just the best. The food is also very good along with the friendly staff who do speak english...More

Thank Sandra O
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Elaine D
22 May 2017|
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Response from JokerNev | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can visit with children with best place to be seated on the outside open area in the square. (weather dependant) Enjoy your trip.
Andy K
21 September 2015|
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Response from j_kemper | Property representative |
Hi, it will be OK for him, but you have too be here early because outher wise we will be overcrowded pretty soon. 2 houres befor the game will be recomended. Best regards, Jörg Kemper and the team of "Wenkers am Markt"
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Betenstr. 1, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Dortmund
  • Phone Number: +49 231 527548
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