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Dobbin House Tavern

) #4 of 88 Restaurants in Gettysburg $$ - $$$ American, ,
89 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2811
+1 717-334-2100
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“onion soup” (327 reviews)
“crab cakes” (224 reviews)
“prime rib” (172 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
89 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2811
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Reviewed yesterday

We had the most wonderful meal, in a quaint, historical setting. Our meals were delicious! I had the blue crab dish... amazing! My family had sumptuous steaks, including the prime rib. Can't imagine our trip to Gettysburg without the Dobbin experience. Plus, the tour of...More

Thank MumzieCakes
Reviewed yesterday

Beautifully restored home. We were in the basement tavern before dinner, what a neat place. The original cistern is still in the tavern. The service and atmosphere were wonderful. The food just so so.

Thank FedupinKeyLargo
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I think the headline just about says it all. The food was great, with a great menu selection. The prices were very reasonable. And the historical ambience is perfect. Oh, and our waitress was very friendly.

Thank Harmony5859
Reviewed 2 days ago

The atmosphere was wonderful and the employees were sooo professional and warm. The food was excellent, everything was seasoned very well. It helps to have reservations to avoid a long wait. Very family oriented also. Our server was awesome and we really enjoyed talking to...More

Thank Deborah B
Reviewed 3 days ago

I stop here every time I am in Gettysburg. We always choose to dine downstairs in the tavern. The food and the service is consistently great. And the atmosphere just makes it even better!

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My family and friends ate dinner here and the food was terrible. My husband said he could cook a Wal-Mart steak better than them. Not only was it bad food it was also expensive. The hunters chicken was dry and had no flavor. The steak...More

1  Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ate here with two other couples on a Saturday night in the 1st floor dining area. We were seated right away and the service was good although the food took a while to come out we did not mind since the atmosphere is nice and...More

Thank bswartley
Reviewed 6 days ago

Kinda' as expected for a tourist restaurant. Cater to many bus groups. Building is historic, food is OK, service was good. Go for the experience.

Thank tvladv
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter-in-law recommended having lunch at the Dobbin House Tavern while I was visiting Gettysburg. The Springhouse Tavern is located in the basement of this home built in 1776. Some of the stones on the walls are original. The servers are dressed in period costumes....More

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch at the Dobbin House Tavern based on the overall ranking on TripAdvisor. But found it to be just another overpriced tourist trap which did not live up to the hype. When we arrived the hostess pointed to a table and told us...More

Thank NJBLUES
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Bck9search
we want a romatic anniversary dinner at Dobbins and was wondering if there is a recommended room? I understand there is the dining room, library, study and bedrooms to have the dinner in. Are you able to choose for the reservation? TIA
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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Calicat06
Are children allowed to eat in the restaurant? I know they have to be 5 and up for the hotel. Thanks! :)
22 February 2017|
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Response from mohmoh08 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, children are allowed
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djgieseman8541
What will your hours be on 09/30/17?
31 January 2017|
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Response from LyndaCH | Reviewed this property |
You probably need to contact them. We went there for dinner and it was delicious.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
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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