Fodor's Expert Review Zum Roten Ochsen

Heidelberg Fodor's Choice

Mark Twain rubbed elbows with students here during his 1878 stay in Heidelberg—look for his photo on one of the memorabilia-covered walls. Zum Roten Ochsen is popular with students and local residents for its friendly atmosphere and hearty meals at reasonable prices. The Red Ox has been operated by the Spengel family for more than 170 years. A pianist plays German and international favorites, starting at 7:30 pm, likely to turn into a sing-along after several refills of regional German wines and local Heidelberg beer.

Fodor's Choice Historical

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Hauptstr. 217
Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg  69117, Germany

- 06221 - 20977

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