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Platzl 9, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 221676
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pretzels” (568 reviews)
“pork knuckle” (248 reviews)
“sausage” (289 reviews)
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German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European
$$ - $$$
Platzl 9, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

So the place opens in like 1513 a.d. Gets rebuilt and moved a couple of times. And through it all dishes up tasty bier in huge beer steins. How can you argue with 600+ years of success. A MUST TRY PLACE. Good news, in the...More

Thank Rich S
Reviewed yesterday

Traditional, every thing is big. The Pretzel is larger than you face, beer only in 1 Liter glass. Crowded and the service is not great, but it is unique and the beer is really great. We only had one hour to spend and were happy...More

Thank Saar_Va
Reviewed yesterday

A cavernous, fun beer house and eatery enjoyed by tourists and by locals alike. Typical bavarian dishes of quality expected from a huge place, and beer in bottomless mugs. As good for the experience as for the food and drink.

Thank OakmilPJK
Reviewed 2 days ago

Always crowded, always loud, the air heavy with the scent of beer - that´s exactly what locals and tourists expect from Munich Hofbrauhaus and that´s what they´ll get. The beer is fresh, the food good, priced a bit on the high side, but it´s Munich...More

Thank epicureantom
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nice traditional touristic Bavarian beer house where you enjoy the XL beer size together with traditional Bavarian food.

Thank FadiHaddadin
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is honestly a place for tourists from other countries in the first place. BUT it is FUN! The food is really good, the beer anyway! It's very spacious and they have inside and outside tables. Don't be shy! If you see a table...More

Thank SibelYu
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our first night in Germany we were looking for a quick meal in a fun place. We went to the Hofbrauhaus on a recommendation. We were also told it was a tourist trap. However we had a great time. It may be a tourist trap...More

Thank bucky5x5 .
Reviewed 3 days ago

A group of seven of us went here for lunch. The place was very crowded and busy. We had reservations and finally were told we should go upstairs to get to our table. Once we were seated we sat for close to ten minutes before...More

Thank popsicleVillaHillsKy
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you visit munich go and drink a beer in this old historical building with the old traditions it's funny and refreshing at the same time

Thank Davide B
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a really great place for food, beer, and the experience. That being said. it is a major tourist destination and it is always packed full of people. This is a must stop to try it out and say you have been there, but...More

1  Thank Ebazinam
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Are there any reasonable price hotels close to Hofbrauhaus. We are hoping to stay September 11 & September 12th. Thank you.
28 February 2017|
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Response from Dustin D | Reviewed this property |
Check Hostelworld many good value Hostels. I recommend Wombat by the train station.
Are you open on Christmas Eve? I cannot find that information on your website. Thanks!
5 November 2016|
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Can one reserve a table for dinner (party of 9) at Hofbrauhaus? If so, how does one do so?
6 August 2016|
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Response from Galbrecht | Reviewed this property |
When we were there the only people with reservations were organized tour groups. I would suggest walking there in the afternoon (before the dinner rush) and speaking with them. We had no reservations, walked in at 6pm at... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Platzl 9, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Upper Bavaria  >  Munich
  • Phone Number: +49 89 221676
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