German Bistro 2

Categories: Restaurant, Top restaurant

Cuisine: German

Features: Outdoor seating, Takeout, Top restaurant

Payment options: Credit cards accepted

Alcohol: Beer and wine only

More in this neighborhood: Largo

Irena Seidl took over the site of Del's Cheesesteaks and performed a Teutonic transformation from new sconces, paint in a warm orange-red-cream palette, ficus and trellising greenery, and a soundtrack of oom-pah and Bavarian polka music. For newbies she'll explain what spaetzle is (you have to get it: soft, irregular nubbins of buttery handmade egg noodles that were made to accommodate luscious brown gravy), and if you speak a little German, she'll gently correct your conjugation or those pesky gendered articles. The menu is a short, one-pager of German classics, from thinly pounded, breaded pork schnitzel with different toppings to classic grilled bratwurst, pale and plump knackwurst and a currywurst, that cultish Berlin street food topped with a curried tomato sauce.Hours: 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Tues.-Fri., 4-9 p.m. Sat.

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German Bistro 2 - Largo