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135 W King St, Abbottstown, PA 17301-9531
+1 717-259-9641
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good23%
  • Average28%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible15%
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“schnitzel” (14 reviews)
“roulade” (6 reviews)
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German, European
$$ - $$$
135 W King St, Abbottstown, PA 17301-9531
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

Local, authentic German restaurant serving wursts, schnitzels, and too many other things to mention. Dinner served til 9; we arrived 8:30-ish and were warmly welcomed. Try the dip served with bread before dinner. It was homemade and delicious. Prices were reasonable; not cheap but not...More

Thank Barbara W
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Drove a Long Way for a Great Meal at the Hofbrauhaus in Abbottstown Thursday night before Memorial Day weekend. We four lifelong friends had lived together in Munich for a number of years four decades or so ago and decided this was the night to...More

1  Thank Robert J S
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Went for take out ! Loved the food ! Server was very nice ! Love the beautiful woodwork and Stein's ! Will be back !

Thank Brendakichman51
Reviewed 7 June 2017

The food had no taste. It was definitely not genuine German fare. I have been to Germany and this food does not compare. Do not recommend.

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We have friends that have told us to try the Hofbrauhaus Restaurant and finally we decided to give the place a try. Plenty of parking on the side and rear of the restaurant and located just off the circle in Abbottstown makes it an easy...More

1  Thank Edward_G32
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Arrived to a quiet dining room on a Sat. evening. Immediately seated and drinks promptly arrived. They served their complimentary special cheese with crackers while we waited for our dinners to arrive. The rolls were cold and hard.

Thank Anna L P
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Ample parking in rear of restaurant. Nice sign out front but windows dirty, went in anyway. Wood walls show fading where pictures hung at one time. Had the cabbage roll with chop meat and rice. Cabbage was over done and meat had to be cut...More

Thank Milford Z
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Got here early on a Saturday, 4, so it was not crowded. We were 1 of 4 tables in here. Waitress was friendly and nice but seemed behind. They should of had more German beers on tap, only had 3. A lot in bottles though....More

1  Thank Steve S
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Our server was very friendly, kept our drinks filled, and she checked on us at appropriate intervals. The Weiner Schnitzel was excellent. However, we had veg blend that was so soft you didn't need to chew them and something called potato dumplings, which were terrible....More

Thank Teddy1081
Reviewed 5 December 2016

My father spent time in Germany when he was in the Army. He says the food is authentic. I love to go there. The portions are large. They did make some cuts to keep prices down. Like you no longer get a cup of soup...More

Thank kshull2016
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Laurie D
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Response from BetsyGettysburg | Reviewed this property |
They used to, but I haven't been there for while. It would be a good idea to call to make sure.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 19:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 W King St, Abbottstown, PA 17301-9531
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Abbottstown
  • Phone Number: +1 717-259-9641
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