Meet The Chef

Chef Jannec Hornig, born and raised in Berlin, Germany and schooled in Berlin for culinary arts, apprenticed in Austria, Italy, & Switzerland.


When he came to the United States he met his wife Katherine, an Irish American who grew up in Ireland before moving to the United States.


Having run the Zum Rheingarten restaurant for 17 years she has now taken on the Alpine Chef in Fredericksburg, VA.

Jannec and Katherine now continue the tradition of German customs and exceptional service at their very own Restaurant, The Alpine Chef.

Tel: 540-656-2101


Need to make reservations or plan an event?

At Your Service.

Tel: 540-656-2101

Location & Parking

The Historic Train Station of Fredericksburg, located at 200 Lafayette Boulevard is home to The Alpine Chef.

Parking can be found adjacent to the building and on street at all times.

After 5 PM, addition parking is available in both the parking lot directly across the street, and the lot on the 100 block of Lafayette Blvd.


Inside Seating

Outdoor Bier Garten

Take Away

Sunday 11:00 AM to 9 PM

Monday 3 PM to 9 PM

Tuesday through Saturday 11:30 AM to 9 PM


Sunday Brunch 11:00 AM to 3 PM

Tel: 540-656-2101


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