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Ratskeller German-Austrian Restaurant
26 Longshan Road (German Governor's Residence)
Telephone: +86 (532) 8869-1111
Fax: +86 (532) 8288-1310
ShiNan District > Qingdao Bay Area (west of ZhongShan Park)
Qingdao, Shandong Province.  P.R. China
龙山路26号, 中国山东省青岛市市南区


Ratskeller Restaurant serves German and Austrian dishes (the usual sausages, schnitzel and potatoes) and more. The sausages are from DEFA and according to German recipes and standards. There's a big outdoor terrace where you can enjoy Tsingtao beer for RMB 10 and where they have BBQs on weekends. It's a bit out of the way and the price might be a bit high compared to other places (RMB 40 - 60 for one dish) but the surroundings are unbeatable. Good pitstop for anyone who's doing sightseeing in the old town.


From a Swiss
-2 # From a Swiss 2012-04-16 22:42
Ratskeller German-Austrian Restaurant was disappointing: Food only average, really average. Service poor. Ambiance, not at all. No white beer ...

I know other, much better German restaurants in China (Shenzhen, Beijing, Shanghai) they are doing much better, with better surroundings.

Sorry to say that, but Ratskeller German-Austrian Restaurant is really not authentic and not worth it.
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2 Studs from Germany
+3 # 2 Studs from Germany 2011-06-07 20:11
We were really surprised to find such a good German restaurant in China. We ordered schnitzel (Vienna style) with roasted potatoes and sausages with mashed potatoes and sauerkraut. It was absolutly delicious, there was a nice athmosphere and the stuff is very friendly. In addition to that the location on the hill is marvelous and by itself worth to visit. You won't regret having a delightful meal up there! Thx a lot to 'Ratskeller' for the very good german food and the exceptional hospitality.
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