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Wertheim's Restaurant

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514 W 6th St, Covington, KY 41011-1214
+1 859-261-1233
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Out enjoying the unseasonably warm weather today and decided to try the local cuisine. My husband and I were looking to share a sandwich as a light lunch and just happened to stumble into Wertheim's. The place was essentially empty. The atmosphere outdated, but clean. Waitress was very friendly. The prices were reasonable. My husband talked me into the Goetta... More 

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Thank EatDrinkHappy
Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

Steer clear of this place. It appears as if it hasn't been updated in the last 30 years. The beer was warm and flat. The food was terrible and overpriced. We were the only customers in the restaurant for the hour and a half we were there. How is this place still in business?

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Thank g_studz
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

My friend and I just happened upon this place but the beautiful dining area on the street spoke volumes and that's where we sat and it was glorious. We poked through the interior a a bit and it was amazing. A house converted, tastefully, with intimate 4 or 5 or so table rooms in this old house. There is an... More 

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Thank Gary I
NYC
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155 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

I found Wertheim's to be like so many family run German places back in the old country. Solid food and beer. Lovely waitress. Young son helping to seat people. Tasty hot cabbage. Great old house in lovely block.

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1 Thank M R K
Morris County, New Jersey
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Delicious German food choices. A charming atmosphere in an interesting part of town. Friendly staff. Found it by accident and glad we did.

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1 Thank rosie20142016
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

I ordered the Jaeger Schnitzel and my husband ordered the Weiner Schnitzel. Neither one of us even finished half of our meal. There was no flavor. Not warm enough. Tasted like something pre made and frozen. Dry. We went to a little store in the area after our dinner and was telling them about our experience. Someone turned around and... More 

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Thank Kim H
Greater Cincinnati
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have been coming here for over 20 years off and on but haven't in the last year or so. So many great dates and memories but sadly, this is a shell of what it use to be. The best thing is the hot slaw and the wurst. Beyond that, forget it. The sauerkraut taste like it's... More 

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Thank justinotgerfool
Sarasota, Florida
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66 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

I purchased a Groupon for Wertheim's. We were already in the area to see a play at The Carnegie and added dinner to our evening. The old house has character and much potential, although the exterior could use a little bit of work. We walked in and there was no one...not a single person in sight. Within 30 seconds a... More 

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Thank TBinFL
Kentucky, United States
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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

Had lunch with 2 friends on a quiet Sunday afternoon. We were the only one's there, but we had a good lunch. The sampler was great: potato pancake and sauerkraut balls were very good. Homemade mustard was very good. We had Goetta burgers and a Ruben - simple, very cheap, but good. Only complaint was the tap beer was room... More 

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Thank Scott S
Cincinnati, United States
2 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

We were one of the only people to come in to the restaurant during a bustling wine festival in Mainstrasse. That should have been our clue- other restaurants in the area had a 2 hour wait, but no one was in Wertheim's. There is so much potential for an authentic, good German restaurant in the area, but this felt so... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 514 W 6th St, Covington, KY 41011-1214
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Covington
  • Phone Number: +1 859-261-1233

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