"Red Ox Inn"

Inn with over 300 years of tradition in Heidelberg

Historic student pub

In 6th generation owned by the Spengel family

Enjoy traditionally in a special atmosphere!

Our food is traditional – our recipes are familiar

Cosiness & history

An ambience like no other in Heidelberg

"Hospitality" we take literally!

Come over, see for yourself – be our guest


We have something for every taste

Good to see you here


You reached the homepage of one of Heidelberg’s oldest and most traditional student pubs.

Our house was built in 1703 and is owned by the Spengel-family for more than 180 years. Enjoy good german-style food at your stay in our historical building,with music from the piano man. Have a meal and a glas ‘Heidelberger Pils’ or a ‘Schoppen’ of wine.

Our famous piano players starting to play from tuesday to friday at around 7:00pm. We are looking forwad having you as a guest in the Red OX Inn

Anne & Philipp Spengel
and the Red Ox Team

Workings Hours

Tuesday to Saturday starting at 5pm

We are happy to open our restaurant by arrangement for larger groups outside the regular working hours, also on Sundays, public holidays or by appointment. Please get in contact with us.

We looking forward to your reservation:

+49 6221 20977



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