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German, Bar, Pub, Central European, Belgian, European, Gastropub
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206 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
+1 215-922-2958
17:00 - 02:00
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Mon - Wed 17:00 - 02:00
Thu - Sun 11:00 - 02:00
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Durham, North Carolina
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55 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here on a whim. The sauerbraten was one of the best I ever had. Just melted in my mouth. Service and atmosphere was great.

Thank Anne D
The Hague, The Netherlands
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43 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Bit of student place but great beers. Probably could do with bit of a refurbish but still a nice place for a drink.

Thank Neil S
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

This place was the last stop on the Grim Philly haunted pub crawl and it has the best pierogis I have ever tasted. Incredible beer selection and delicious food make for a wonderful night on the town!

Thank Javy A
Edinboro, Pennsylvania
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

This place is a bar that has German food and a big selection of beer. I was expecting a bit more of a German atmosphere but, it really is just a bar. An over priced bar at that. Food was ok. My husband enjoyed his sausage dinner but my short ribs tasted like dried up roast beef. Mashed potatoes were... More 

Thank bear4069
Seminole, Florida, United States
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129 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

great little local pub right on Market Street, very friendly staff and lots of beers to choose from while strollingthe area

Thank Shirley S
Madison, Wisconsin
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199 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

First of all had a excellent waitress - think she said her name was Audra? Several times she came and asked how everything was. They were out of the beer I wanted so I ordered Hofbrau which is always good. After that is was downhill. My husband ordered a spaetzle with ribs but it was just cut up pieces of... More 

Thank Enjoy2travel
Fort Myers, Florida
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

While looking for the famous Philly Cheese Steaks in Philly we found this place next to Campo's Deli. Pats and Geno's were packed with tourists so tried Campo's but it was equally packed. So we gave this place a try. We were not disappointed! Great food huge beer menu. Service was great.

Thank Dino L
Lancaster, Ohio
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97 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

I had corn chowder which was delicious, and pretzel bites which were also excellent. Unfortunately the bartender was also my waiter which meant he was too busy to take proper care of me and I waited quite a while to get a refill of my Diet Coke. I would go back, but not if I needed to eat quickly.

Thank Eddie B
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45 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

We were walking around looking for a place to eat. The sign out front got us in the door. The place left a little to be desired, the table had a wobble, the chairs stuck to the floor. The waiter was extremely knowledgeable about the beer selection and was fantastic with recommendations. The beer cheese with pretzels was one of... More 

Thank Richard W
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

Great beer list, very friendly bartender. Had a couple of uncommon beers on draft and we thoroughly enjoyed this bar.

Thank davidiap

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$19
German, Bar, Pub, Central European, Belgian, European, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia
  • Phone Number: +1 215-922-2958
Philadelphia's only authentic and fun German Bierstube and Restaurant !

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?