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Dobbin House Tavern

89 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2811
+1 717-334-2100
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“onion soup” (357 reviews)
“prime rib” (177 reviews)
“bread basket” (56 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
89 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2811
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Stayed in Gettysburg 11/13-11/15. Dinner in the dining room at Dobbins House Tavern. Menu has everything you could ask for from meat dishes to seafood . Onion soup a must. Homemade bread.Food was delicious. Service was great. Charlie was our server. After our fabulous meal...More

Thank pfratt
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Best French onion soup around!!! Love this restaurant and the little gift shop as well. Worth the trip. Highly recommend

Thank wiinks2
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed a relaxing drink at the bar on a busy Friday evening while waiting four table. Once seated (within the time frame told to us upon arrival), the service was attentive without being intrusive and the food was excellent.

Thank nancymB4618KP
Reviewed 5 days ago

A beautiful old building with lots of parking and centrally located. The staff were well trained and attentive. The food was well prepared, the variety was impressive and the presentation was enviable. The prices were high but given the service, it was acceptable. The roast...More

Thank Bassblaster
Reviewed 6 days ago

Food was delious and the hot buttered rum and hot cider with applejack were just what we needed on a chilly night. It was a great atmosphere and we really enjoyed it.

Thank Martha C
Reviewed 6 days ago

The french onion soup at this restaurant is amazing. My brother raves about it. This time it contained bits of beef also. Our meal, itself, arrived cold and the waitress failed to check back. The previous times all was good so perhaps an off day.

Thank Kim A
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The Dobbin's House Tavern is a quaint, historical restaurant that offers a unique dining experience. FACILITY: The facility is the main attraction here. The historical house is impeccable; period-accurate, but with modern conveniences. The decor is tasteful and fascinating. If you dine upstairs, you may...More

Thank TravellingDakota
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dobbin house itself is a lovely old and historic house well worth a visit but disappointed in the food and service. Our Visit was with a mixed nationality tour group set menu that was not that great, I can only think that the tavern downstairs...More

Thank nellyu
Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was great, service staff friendly and helpful. The place just "oozes" history. Rotisserie chicken is outstanding, while it lasts.

Thank rockyboater
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a combination restaurant bar shop historical venue all at once. One is the oldest businesses in the country and the original owner was historically significant fort or country. The restaurant was downstairs but had it's own name. Once we figured that out, it...More

Thank Rod S
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16 October 2017|
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Response from LMDErie_Pennsylvania | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, I would contact the Restaurant directly!
4 October 2017|
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Response from billnlindamorgan | Reviewed this property |
recommended but not required
18 April 2017|
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Response from bwilliams68 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely make a reservation, and when you do, tell them it is for your anniversary. Specify you want the "bedroom" private location. This restaurant will accommodate your wishes. As a local, we used this very restaurant... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2811
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Gettysburg
  • Phone Number: +1 717-334-2100
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