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Helga's German Restaurant

) #10 of 641 Restaurants in Aurora $$ - $$$ German, European,
14197 E Exposition Ave, Aurora, CO 80012-2523
+1 303-344-5488
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“schnitzel” (48 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
German, European, Central European, Delicatessen
$$ - $$$
14197 E Exposition Ave, Aurora, CO 80012-2523
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It had been 15 years since I'd been to Helga's. I used to live in Denver and this was one of my favorites. I found out that they moved about 10 years ago but it's too far from the old location. The food is still...More

Thank DJ_Crusin
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed everything I tried. Good sized portions. Desserts are also worthwhile. Small deli attached. Busy but not crowded.

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Well, this was a surprise, and a pleasant one too! Even though I am Vegan, I love the atmosphere of this place! They happily helped me to choose options of the menu, and of course had a wide selection of beer. I love the market...More

Thank jason n
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

We were visiting our kids and this is their favorite restaurant. We started out musically with a fun accordion player and then on to a solo guy who played familiar rock. Both were a nice addition. The pretzel appetizers and beer cheese were fabulous. The...More

Thank Kelly H
Reviewed 23 May 2017

One of my favorite places. A little bit of Germany in the ambiance, food and beer. The staff is friendly, attentive and you never go home hungry.

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here last night. We were not too hungry so we decided to split the meal. We had the Rahm Schnitzel with Fried potatoes and grilled tomatoes with cheese. We also had the salad which comes with the meal and an order of...More

Thank ColoradoTraveler2go
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Helga's with a group of 5. Service was very helpful and caring. Our waitress was always there with refills or to answer questions. The food came in a timely manner and arrived all at once. Each of us ordered something different and no...More

Thank tishette
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

If you love German food, this is the place for you. I'm not sure what I love more the schnitzel or the potato pancakes. So yummy

Thank jeckelman
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Potato pancakes and schnitzel will rivet your tastebuds back to Grandma's dinner table. Go for Happy Hour (4:30-6:00) pretzels are $1. We arrived right at 6:00 and missed happy hour prices. Menu changes with the season, but I think with service this welcoming, the chef...More

Thank Susie S
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I've been visiting Helga's for several years and have never been disappointed. The service is stellar and the food and beer are wonderful. My husband and I sat out in the beer garden today and enjoyed a few beers and pretzels. Our waitress was very...More

Thank groovyshona
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Questions & Answers
Great Pyrenees R
26 October 2016|
Response from HelgasDeli | Property representative |
Yes, we have a pet friendly patio. Herb, the co-owner and Chef is a huge dog lover! We look forward to seeing you soon!
20 October 2016|
Response from moakleyman50 | Reviewed this property |
Sounds like a question the restaurant should answer via a phone call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
German, European, Central European, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14197 E Exposition Ave, Aurora, CO 80012-2523
    (E. Exposition and S. Abilene St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 303-344-5488
Step into the romantic 'Old World' of the Rhineland river valley in Germany. Experience the enchantment of quaint small towns, vineyards and farmlands as far as the eye can see while majestic medieval castles stand grandly in the distance. Absorb the delicious aromas of hearty, savory food being lovingly prepared in family kitchens sifting through open windows. Welcome to Helga's German Restaurant and Deli. Experience authentic German home-style food and drinks with served with a side of "Old World' charm. Helga's was created in 1989 as a mother-daughter venture with a small, four-table restaurant. After spending their childhood in Germany, siblings Herbert and Helga have continued the tradition of their mother, Berta. Today, Helga's has expanded but has not departed from its humble beginnings, gathering a large loyal following of wonderful customers. Helga, Herbert and family maintain a warm and friendly environment where you can sit down to an authentic and delicious home-style German meal with family and friends. In the true spirit of a family-owned restaurant, Helga and Herbert are directly involved in ensuring the satisfaction of each and every one of their customers. Please do not hesitate to ask for either Helga or Herbert or approach them when you see them in the restaurant. They are happy to offer menu or deli suggestions, or even take a moment to just stop by and chat with you in German or English.
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