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Schweine Janes

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German, European, Central European
As featured in 3 Days in Dusseldorf and 1 other guide
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Bolkerstrasse 13, | in the Altstadt, D-40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 211 131449
11:30 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 03:00
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Verona, Italy
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244 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had a dinner at this small place in Duesseldorf old town. While suggesting you to book in advance to avoid long time queing I've to say the food was good and once seated you don't have too long to wait to get your meal. Traditional German food is served in a cheap and informal environment. Pretty famous among the... More 

Thank Claudio D
Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

the best Pork leg in the world. have been visiting this place since 2000 quality + tradition + nice people

Thank Filip S
Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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232 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 192 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a late meal here on our last night in Germany in what was a really enjoyable long weekend. Only looks like a cafe from the outside, looks can be deceiving it goes back a fair way inside. Three of us all went the whole hog with pig knuckles and one with pork loin fillets. All were superb tender... More 

Thank Mark M
Kristiansand, Norway
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Food tastes ok, good portions, but smelly and not very clean. The place is crowded and lost in time. They need to get it cleaner inside in future.

Thank Torje D
Malmo, Sweden
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quick and very good dinner, barbecue "Wall" with the meat hanging and rotating in front of you and slowly cooks to perfection .

Thank Willeholm
Airdrie, United Kingdom
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961 reviews
493 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 238 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This isn't a glamorous restaurant so don't expect that! Small place with only 6 or 8 tables, food cooked at the front counter but it is clean, good food and service, prices are cheap and all round we had a great lunch

Thank stuart w
South Shields
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63 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just go here to eat the Schweinehaxe (pork knuckle) roasted on the spit. Crackling to die. This is a very small restaurant though so probably best to reserve a table in high season. The front of this eatery is a take away so you need not be disappointed if it is too busy, plenty of standing tables outside and in... More 

Thank Michael O
Middle Sackville, NS
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decide to eat at Schweine Janes because of the positive reviews on Tripadvisor but were very disappointed. The restaurant is very small with only a few tables (as far as we could tell) and set out to provide a quick meal for people on the move. My wiener schnitzel was average but okay. My wife's jaeger schnitzel was soaking... More 

Thank croisette2
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This pub is traditional and friendly that serves really good German food,centrally located with a good atmosphere.they have the menu in 4 different languages which helps a lot

Thank bethj666bmb
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was Christmas market week and the city was very busy. The restaurant offer great service and food even though they were overwhelmed

Thank ronald p

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
German, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 03:00
11:30 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bolkerstrasse 13, | in the Altstadt, D-40213 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Dusseldorf>  > Altstadt
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt
  • Phone Number: +49 211 131449

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