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Birreria Hofbrauhaus Genova

$$ - $$$
German, Austrian, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, Brew Pub
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Via Gerolamo Boccardo 5r, 16121, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 542988
17:30 - 00:30
12:00 - 15:30
Closed now
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Sun 18:00 - 01:00
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 00:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 15:30
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 01:00
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Its very good beer place in all Genoa. Traditional good tasty beer, very friendly stuff, bono food. It have the best situated in the city. We like it so much!

Thank Мария Я
Shanghai Region, China
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45 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2014

Decent food, good price. But service a bit slow and inattentive... Ham Hock and potatoes with sauerkraut was very good. Choice of beers is excellent.

Thank beicsconwy
Genoa, Italy
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 29 June 2014

We were there with a group of people to watch the worldcup football matches. We sat outside on benches, they had a big screen and the atmosphere was quite nice. But the service was really poor, the prices too high and the food they serve does not get any way near to what you would get in Germany.

Thank miloneyse
London, United Kingdom
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173 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2014 via mobile

I enjoyed my Weisswurst and Weissbier here. The staff were friendly, though I did feel the one waitress was run off her feet that evening. I was on my own and don't tend to go into pubs on my own. But here I felt comfortable. The fast wifi was a bonus. Yes, it is not the cheapest place to eat/drink,... More 

Thank Kate H
Dronfield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 November 2013

Food: the only really good plate was the most expensive on the list (18 euro pp) really good chips (as in the picture). If you choose something else the quality is very poor, chips are better at Mc Donalds!! They charge 2.5 euro for something you don't ask ( coperto?) After drinking 9 litres of beer and a bottle of... More 

Thank Lab79trip
HBGenova, Proprietario at Birreria Hofbrauhaus Genova, responded to this review

Buongiorno, scriviamo sia in inglese sia in italiano visto che la vostra tavolata era “bilingue”. In primis ci teniamo a sottolineare come sia usanza del locale offrire l’acqua, soprattutto se in bicchiere; questo non avviene specificatamente in caso di clientela particolarmente scortese che sinceramente speriamo di non avere più come ospite; ricordiamo bene la vostra tavolata nonostante siano passati più... More 

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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 15 October 2013 via mobile

Great spot for a chunk of pork on the bone, potatoes, sauerkraut and a large cold beer! Friendly waitresses and a great atmosphere!

Thank Chris M
Genoa, Italy
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 December 2012 via mobile

The pub is very expensive. We were eight people, one girl didn't want to drink and they said us that who sits at the table was obliged to buy something, even if there were seven person on eight that were drinking. Very unkind!! Genova is full of better place to go...

1 Thank MatteoRomagnoli
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34 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2012

Good spot to go if you want to hang out with friends. Genuine bavarian beer and tasty German food. Nothing but the essential.

1 Thank Gino-Pirano
San Diego, California
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250 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2011

Good food and service. Plus fast Wi FI. Easy to find near big fountain.

1 Thank stephen10023
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 October 2009

finally a very good beer in Italy!!!!!!!!!!! Very nice place, nice waitress all speaking quite good English... good prices 1\2 L. of beer for € 4,50 (in other places you get a 0.4 L for € 6...)and very tasting food, actually the best knuckle of pork ever tasted...!!! Enjoy your meal everybody!!!!!

1 Thank micheymouse30

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
German, Austrian, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, Brew Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
18:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 00:30
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 00:30
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 00:30
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 00:30
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Gerolamo Boccardo 5r, 16121, Genoa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa
  • Phone Number: +39 010 542988
Birreria con Cucina in Centro a Genova. Il primo Hofbrauhaus in Europa fuori dalla Germania.

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