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Der Bauch von Kiel

#29 of 299 Restaurants in Kiel
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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Legienstr. 16, 24103 Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
+49 431 51215
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Flensburg, Germany
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110 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2016

The restaurant is nice, the menu has a number of dishes that sound interesting, clearly no standard menus. I had Gnocchi which were unfortunately disappointing, the colleagues who were accompanying me were really please with their dishes.

Thank Peter H
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118 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

The food here is excellent. The server we had was just OK. It seems like a lot of locals come here for drinks. We came for dinner and were very pleased. They had Italian dishes and meat dishes. I recommend it.

Thank Melissa P
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

Cosy restaurant with excellent food and drink, I was surprised by the day market fish. The meals were nice to see and a great pleasure to eat.

Thank Jan B
Copenhagen, Denmark
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287 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016

We were a group of people and were placed in a room where another group had already started their party, which was very loud. Our party may have added to that as we had to shout to each other to be heard. The acoustics was thus terrible, probably due to the interior arrangement. This was the negative side of the... More 

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Livorno, Italy
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2015

small restaurant near the center in a quiet residential area. within walking distance from my hotel. selection of appetizers, first and second courses of meat and fish. good soup season and is the plate of fish (bream) and meat. At the end, the requested 2 ng with bills (we were two) were understood 2 beers and the owner drank smiling... More 

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Kiel, Germany
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2015

When I first heard of this place, "The belly of Kiel", I had visions of one of those ubiquitous American all-you-can-eat nightmares with low-class people piling their plates to overflowing with rubbery, pseudo food. The name was so offputting, I had no intention of even trying to find it. Then one day as I was walking, I stumbled into this... More 

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Tel Aviv
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2015 via mobile

Deer carpaccio is the most tasty meal I ate for a last few months! It's worth it - you should try! The staff is very friendly and the atmosphere is amazing!

Thank nnnnSa
lunde i telemark
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91 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2014

Walking distance from our hotel (Tom Kyle). Not a big selection but what we got was good. We drank their Spanish red wine, which proved to be an excellent choice in addition to being very reasonably prices.

Thank ragnarotterstad
St. Augustine
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96 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2014

Enter this restaurant and you are immediately taken by the classy-utilitarian decor: Polished wood floors, white table cloths and a friendly greeting from the staff. The food was terrific, especially the fish dishes. The place is a little hard to find but worth the walk through some of Kiel's nicest neighborhoods.

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Wuppertal, Germany
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183 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2014

I don't do lunches, they lack atmosphere, and you can hardly enjoy a glas of wine without feeling sleepy for the rest of the afternoon. Nevertheless, this turned out to be a great place to celebrate my husband's birthday with his family: the food was excellent! We ordered one bruschetta with peperonata and a goat cheese and figues bruschetta... really... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
German, Mediterranean, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Legienstr. 16, 24103 Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Schleswig-Holstein  >  Kiel
  • Phone Number: +49 431 51215

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