Wirthaus Zum Sepp’l
The Marktplatz is the focal point of Altstadt street life. The trickling Hercules fountain – that’s him up on top of the pillar – in...
In the centre of Marktplatz is the Hercules fountain; in medieval times petty criminals were chained to it and left to face the populace.
With a capacity of about 228,000L, the mid-18th-century Great Wine Barrel, shaped from 130 oak trees, is the world’s largest wine cask....
With its wood-plank floor, black iron chandeliers and time-faded ceiling frescoes, this microbrewery – in a hall that dates from 1903 –...
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Lonely Planet review
Heidelberg’s most historic student pub has black-and-white frat photos on the dark wooden walls and names carved into the tables, though these days students are outnumbered by tourists. Dishes are a mix of German and Italian.