Germany > North Rhine-Westphalia > Duesseldorf
Nordcore (29) Lyngen alps, Norway | March 19, 2012
68 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 7/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 15/20
Nice place where I sat at the smaller room where no food was served. Dark wooden interiour where they service the altbier directly from the wooden barrel. Came with a new beer right after you are done with your glass, nice one.
TreinJan (178) Leiden, Netherlands | December 17, 2011
76 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 10/15 FOOD 8/10 VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 16/20
The Schumacher brewery and restaurant, on the edge of the inner city, an easy walk from the main station. Very nice traditional interior, lots of space. In the back is a courtyard that can be (partly) covered, behind that is the brewery. Altbier, plus Jung (a lighter version) and of course three times a year the Latzenbier, a stronger version. Recommended.
Jenks (12) Croydon, England | November 4, 2011
88 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 13/15 FOOD 7/10 VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 18/20
Excellent Altbier so nothing else needed if you’re a beer drinker rather than a ticker. The food is pretty good, although their Schweinehaxe doesn’t compare with that a Im Fuchschen. Although it is easier to collect your tick for Schuhmacher Alt at the Goldenen Kessel in Bolkerstrasse, this place merits a short hop on the U Bahn to Oststrasse.
ontbeermaker (158) Ontario | October 13, 2011
58 AMBIANCE 5/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 5/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 12/20
Decent place, we were in and out quick, the beer was ok. there wasnt too much food on the list, neat to see. worth a visit if your in the area
villevav (75) , Finland | July 17, 2011
60 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 6/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 12/20
I had a brief visit on June 2011. The place was crowded with locals enjoying the beer and nice atmosphere. I must say the Altbier was a bit too sweet for my taste. However, the place is still worth a short walk from the Altstadt.
gnoff (368) Mölndal, Sweden | March 14, 2010
66 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 8/10 SELECTION 7/15 FOOD 9/10 VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 14/20
Visited for lunch on Saturday March 13, 2010.
Had Eisbein for lunch, very tasty! Both the Alt and the Jung beers were very nice as well. Good service. Not too crowded on a fairly early Saturday.
bobinlondon (12) Harrow, England | July 30, 2009
66 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 9/10 SELECTION 3/15 FOOD 9/10 VALUE 8/10 OVERALL 17/20
This is the place to head when you arrive at the main railway station Dusseldorf Hbf. Predominately a resturant, it also has a small vertical drinking area to the left of the main entrance. When visitimg the toilets, have a peep outside at the impressive tower brewery to the rear of the building. The food is superb, easily the best of the town’s brewpubs. Many people in a rush miss out this pub as the same beer is available at the Goldener Kessel in the Altstadt, much more convenient for the other 3 classic brew pubs in town. I would suggest that it is well worth makimg the time to visit this place too, particularly to value the brew tower.
jbrus (151) Delft, Netherlands | January 26, 2009
62 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 7/10 SELECTION 6/15 FOOD N/A VALUE 7/10 OVERALL 14/20
Typical German pub/restaurant. A bit more fancy than the brewpubs in the Altstadt. Mainly old people having a beer and meal. If you sit down the will immediately serve you a beer without asking. They have more stuff however on the menu. The food looked more than ok but I didn’t have any myself. Friendliness of the staff was ok.
KyotoLefty (420) Kyoto, Japan | September 21, 2008
64 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 6/10 SELECTION 8/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 14/20
A great old building with great beer. Went in on a Saturday morning in Sept ’07. Everyone else seemed to be an older regular. Enjoyed a couple beers but somehow felt rushed and almost unwanted. Maybe they were just too busy filling liters for take-away. I definitely recommend getting one of those.
JoeinEscazú (275) San Jose, Costa Rica | January 21, 2008
62 AMBIANCE 4/5 SERVICE 6/10 SELECTION 7/15 FOOD N/A VALUE N/A OVERALL 14/20
We had a couple here before hiking into the Altstadt. It was a good thing, because its brother pub in the center was too packed later on. By stopping here first, we got to enjoy those nice beers amid some elbow room. The place is spacious also convenient to several hotels. An oompah band randomly marched through while we were there. Definitely worth a visit, and you can take a peel at the brewing kit in the back.
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