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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
French, Seafood, European
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
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All reviews oysters bouillabaisse dover sole french onion soup sea bass white asparagus seafood restaurant excellent seafood maximilian street served fresh service was excellent wine list sancerre appetizers cellar crispy euros
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For those who’s German is as bad as mine Austern is oyster and this place has so many different types of them the found and wine were excellent if a little pricey in a smashing ambience. Make sure you book as it was very busy....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank rugger_rats
AlexanderK4554, Geschäftsführer at Austernkeller, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Rugger_Rats, thanks for your positive feedback! We hope you had a wonderful time in Munich and we will be able to welcome you again as our guest at your next stay. Kind regards, Alexander

Reviewed 10 December 2018

I was pleasantly surprised to discover that an oyster restaurant existed in Munich. Or was this really Munich? Beyond the cloakroom, down the stairs and past the full-length aproned waiters, it became Paris. Not just today’s Paris, mind you, the Paris of 1965. Barely a...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank IanRR255060
AlexanderK4554, Geschäftsführer at Austernkeller, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear IanRR, thank you for your positive and kind feedback. Using the cloakroom is free of charge, you may give a tip there if you liked the service but you are not forced to :-) The bread is charged to the guest, because we serve...More

Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a special non-meat restaurant for our 30th wedding anniversary during a weekend break in Munich. We booked online through the website on the day. We were not disappointed. The welcome was very warm and we were very well looked after by...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Chris S
Reviewed 24 July 2018

For all marriage days I am looking for something Special, here I found it and my wife loved it ! In central Location Close to Maximilian Street and world-famous Victuals Market it a Restaurant specialized not only in Oysters and Seafood, a very stylish old...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank trutpert2017
Reviewed 16 July 2018

On our final night in Munich we wanted to try something a little bit different from typical German food or Italian. This restaurant was perfect. The service was exceptional, and the food was amazing. The oysters, sole, and lobster were all very fresh and prepared...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

If you are staying at the Mandarin Hotel and do not want to eat at the hotel restaurant (Japanese) or at the Hofbrauhaus (just around the corner) consider this seafood restaurant just a short walk away between Maximilianstrasse and the hotel (from the hotel take...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank tkent1234
Reviewed 28 December 2017

Having finally overdosed on German food, we sought something French and tried Austernkeller. The best word to describe the meal is “elegant”. The room is beautifully decorated and comfortable, with plenty of spacing between tables. The wait staff are real pros. The menu is more...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Ken P
Reviewed 27 December 2017

Service at this restaurant is always first class, the team members are the same over the years and they all seem to enjoy their job. The dining room is difficult to describe in terms of decor but I would highly recommend it as it will...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank grwpl
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Food is straightforward and Bavarian and th beer is fine but and this is a big but be prepared to dress down as the place is very hot inside.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Paul H
Reviewed 5 October 2017

On recommendation my friend and I had dinner here on Monday. The oysters were superb. I followed them with the bouillabaisse which was one of the best I have ever had. Interesting desserts. My colleague had fresh fig pudding which he sai was great. I...More

Date of visit: October 2017
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16 January 2018|
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Thank you! Called them today from the US, spoke in English.. wanted to make a reservation for the next Wednesday. The person on the phone said they were closed on Wednesdays. Found that odd.. Their website does not mention... More
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