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Old Heidelberg Restaurant

) #84 of 1,037 Restaurants in Fort Lauderdale $$ - $$$ German, European,
900 W State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315-2432
+1 954-463-6747
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“schnitzel” (54 reviews)
“apple strudel” (15 reviews)
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German, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
900 W State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315-2432
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Walking into this restaurant is like going in a time machine. The interior is very Bavarian although needs some cleaning. The sell of mold is evident all around. The service is good but not spectacular. However, the food was delicious and abundant.

Thank oscari995
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wife and I visited here on a Sunday night. My wife ordered the veal Weiner schnitzel with red cabbage and spätzle; I ordered a "Bavarian schnitzel with is the same with a white wine and cheese sauce over it. Service was great as there were...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went there for our 22nd wedding anniversary. We had been going there for over twenty years and I had been looking forward to having the pork shank. Shortly after ordering, our soup and salad arrived. After we had already began eating, our waitress came...More

Thank Jamie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us wanted German for dinner... I thought we would give old Heidelberg a second chance. Pretty much like we found it before.... drink specials had to be purchased and drank at the bar. So essentially no happy hour. The mushroom soup was quite...More

Thank KathleenK367
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We enjoyed this restaurant very much, the portions are quite large but for a small fee they allowed us to share a dinner. Authentic German food at a reasonable price within walking distance to the Holiday Inn Airport Cruise port.

Thank Melba I
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

On the recommendation of the hotel we were overnighting in prior to joining a cruise, my husband and I visited the Old Heidelberg restaurant. What a find!! German is not my favorite food but what I ordered was superb! Weinerschnizel was what I ordered but...More

Thank Barbara T
Reviewed 14 May 2017

It's ok, I suppose, but not worth a repeat visit. I'm not that familiar with German cuisine, so it might just be me.

Thank xjetjock
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

We always look for something within walking distance of our hotel when we stay in a new city. This was no exception. Before traveling to Ft Lauderdale, I scanned for restaurants around the hotel. Couple typical fast food, but the close restaurant was this place....More

Thank SteveE461
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Good friends from a previous cruise picked us up at the airport and we enjoyed a wonderful German dinner at the Old Heidelberg Restaurant. Don't miss the potato pancakes! Live music was a nice touch. How loud it is depends on where you sit. Tables...More

Thank startraindd
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Look at your bill carefully when you eat at this place. they are automatically adding gratuity to your bill and it states it nowhere that this is mandatory. here is the Florida statute: 509.214 Notification of automatic gratuity charge.—Every public food service establishment which includes...More

Thank lyoko531
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Hi! Was this restaurant walking distance from the Best Western?
9 December 2016|
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Response from Bob K | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely, walk out the Best Western(we stayed their too)go through the shopping center next to the BW all the way to the other end. Keep looking across the road and you will see it. Cross at the light since that is a... More
What time are you open till on 12-24-16
5 December 2016|
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Response from Bob K | Reviewed this property |
Check with the restaurant but they had a flier out for Christmas dinners after I believe 3PM. They are doing Christmas goose among other things. A great place.
Kevin C
are there any gluten-free options, and is there a thanksgiving only menu online?
20 November 2015|
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Response from jdenston | Reviewed this property |
Not that I know of. I would contact them directly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$26
German, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 W State Road 84, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33315-2432
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Fort Lauderdale
  • Phone Number: +1 954-463-6747
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