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Schmankerl Stube Bavarian Restaurant

$$ - $$$German, European,
58 S Potomac St, Hagerstown, MD 21740-5513
+1 301-797-3354
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
58 S Potomac St, Hagerstown, MD 21740-5513
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Shank of Lamb is always tasty and the presentation is superb! Always enjoy the greeting, personal care and attention provided by the owner.

Thank David P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

food was very good and the wait staff was dressed in the old German traditional dress. Staff was very well versed and the food was very good

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been to the Schmankerl Stube many times over the years, have considered it a favorite. Never for lunch though, only dinner. My past ratings have always been excellent or very good.We were in the area, so decided to try it for lunch, and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only ones in the restaurant. Son is learning German so wanted to stop in during a road trip. Food was not great, server was indifferent to us. We did not feel welcome. Bartender was friendly when I walked by to the bathroom. Son enjoyed his...More

1  Thank BrissleGirl66
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Never had Liptauer served outside of mom's kitchen (or Germany/Austria) so was more than surprised to find it served with fantastic german rye bread in the bread basket that started off a fantastic dinner with my son. The food and service in this extremely authentic...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Leisurely lunch/dinner. Buddy and I started out with liters of Hofbrau dunkels from the tap, the girls drank .25 and .5 liters of hefeweiss, also tap. Appetizers included the Wurst Sampler (array of Sausages for two people, served with Mustards and Curry Sauce), goulash and...More

Thank rodndtube
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Good is always good here. Service was good but a bit pretentious. Not a cheap place for lunch ($50 without alcohol).

Thank Patti L
Reviewed 10 February 2018

We ate here on a recent Saturday night. We did have reservations, but we also must have been ahead of the rush because the place did not fill up--though it was also a winter evening. we started with a sausage sampler to share among three...More

Thank Laurie_B_VA
Reviewed 9 February 2018

I went to Schmankerl Stube because my partner and I were in Hagerstown and we wanted to find somewhere interesting to eat. This was at the top of a lot of lists, and it does not disappoint. This is a full-on German establishment, with the...More

Thank jg325
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

We followed the stars on Trip Advisor to this wonderful Bavarian restaurant in downtown. Clean, friendly & knowledge staff, EXCELLENT & filling dinner. The sauerkraut was best I’ve ever had anywhere. Loved the braised red cabbage. We plan to return.

Thank Pat C
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Steven B
31 July 2017|
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Response from NashTravel_11 | Reviewed this property |
You will be fine in anything nice casual. Shorts are probably ok!
13 July 2017|
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Response from Margaret N | Reviewed this property |
We have always had a dinner menu when we went in the evening. I would probably say no but not sure.
17 June 2017|
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Response from Colista S | Reviewed this property |
Not unless it's a special holiday or you have a larger group. But they can get full so not a bad idea either.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 S Potomac St, Hagerstown, MD 21740-5513
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Hagerstown
  • Phone Number: +1 301-797-3354
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