Germany > Bavaria > Munich
geauxT (61) Virginia | July 29, 2012
68 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 5/10 SELECTION 5/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 9/10 OVERALL 19/20
One of the the best beer gardens in the world; huge; great Augustiner Edelstoff in the barrel; did not eat; but food looked tasty; within walking distance from the train station;
Christian (240) Odense, Denmark | April 15, 2015
42 AMBIANCE 2/5 SERVICE 6/10 SELECTION 8/15 FOOD 6/10 VALUE 6/10 OVERALL 5/20
Visited mostly in the downstairs dungeon.Loud, live schlager-disco music and service far below expectations in Germany. Upstairs at least it was possible to hold a conversation. The Edeltoff served from wood tasted terribly industrial and wasn’t worth a visit. On top of all this, I had a really boring, dry schnitzel. Only go here drunk, in order to stand on tables, sing along and act silly
Hoser (175) Cowtown, Alberta | March 29, 2015
78 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 11/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 16/20
Well went the night before although hours said they were open we couldn’t get a beer. Came the next day for lunch, traditional German fare, nice selection of their beers room with lots of older Germans. Some young folk drinking age is 16 in Germany The keller looked like it could be fun at night.
Skinnyviking (171) Copenhagen, Denmark | March 9, 2015
48 AMBIANCE 2/5 SERVICE 6/10 SELECTION 7/15 FOOD 5/10 VALUE 5/10 OVERALL 9/20
Our party of 18 people had reserved tables at a very crowded cellar room with bricked ceilihg and walls, long tables and benches. Band playing German Schlagers and international pop tunes at an extremely high noise level. Very hard to get a proper conversation running without shouting. Beers OK, but nothing special, food ok and came quickly but it was only luke warm. Far better in the flloor above, better service better beers, price level sensible.
Mary_sp (8) , Spain | January 22, 2015
88 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE 9/10 OVERALL 18/20
Gutes Essen und noch bessere Bier.
KPD (204) Michigan | October 9, 2014| Updated October 24, 2014
76 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 9/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 15/20
Easy walk from train station. Enjoyed the beer hall and service. Food was very good. Must do for beer fans. The English menus did not list the dunkel. It is on tap and our waiter was happy to have us ask for it. This was my personal favorite Helles.
happyhoppy (81) , France | June 28, 2014
72 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 7/15 FOOD 6/10 VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 17/20
Visited the Biergarten on a sunny evening. Drinking in a Biergarten as big as this is an experience. The interiors were traditional & had a lot of seating space. The atmosphere outside was so lively, fun & noisy but all part of the experience. They had just 2 or 3 beers on tap. We opted for the self service system. The queues were long but service was fast. The food was just ok but the prices were good. A definite stop for a beer lover to experience a special ambiance. P.S : Do make an attempt to visit the interiors of the restaurant & also do visit the seating area at the cellar.
massingasetta (10) München, Germany | June 8, 2014| Updated July 11, 2014
80 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 12/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 17/20
downender (323) Bristol, England | May 15, 2014
70 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 6/10 SELECTION 10/15 FOOD 7/10 VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 14/20
Visited 25/4/2014 when it was very busy on a sunny Friday afternoon. Despite the crowds, service was rapid and we were able to find seats in the garden, where the atmosphere was very lively without getting out of hand. The Edelstoff from the barrel was very drinkable and the pretzels tasty. A great location to visit.
leoeiterer (2) Rio de Janeiro, Brazil | October 10, 2013
96 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 15/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 20/20
Good beer, great food, great atmosphere.
t0rin0 (1473) Do Not Resuscitate, California | September 30, 2013
74 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 6/10 SELECTION 8/15 FOOD 7/10 VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 18/20
Visited September 2012 with chinoskillzian.
This was a Monday afternoon and we were pretty tired. We were slightly primed by the half liter ticks at Lowenbrau shortly before this stop but ya see, we flew Ryanair from "Stockholm" to "Munich/Memmingem". Getting to the "Stockholm"/Skavsta airport requires taking a bus about 70 minutes east of the city through the forests and over the hills to an airport that consists of 3 gates and a cafeteria that serves beer at all hours. Memmingen is equally ridiculous and not at all near the city it advertises to be near. 110 km away. I’m pretty sure this is privately owned and just a piece of some farmers corn field. No fence surrounding the place, just some fields, a small terminal, and a low approach vector coming very close to the barn. 3 hours total driving and 2 hours flying. This was all after not sleeping since we decided to tick another couple dozen pale lagers in the hotel room in Stockholm before the bus left.
So a couple of weary travelers walk into a bar and are directed down into the basement which goes down a couple stories. All brick, high arched ceilings, and some nice artwork as well as a huge barrel that has been cut out to include a table and some seating. Very cool. Service was a bit slow, actually it was very slow, but once they came we got all the drinks and food we could handle. I would definitely bring people here to hang out. Outside would be nice too but it was raining. They have some booths and tables and lighting. The food is good but typical "traditional" German food and the beer was of course good. The food was fairly reasonably priced too.
This happened to be very close to where they hold the Oktoberfest celebration which was evidenced by the low line of drunk Americans stumbling down the sidewalk. Naturally this was the next destination.
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