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Schmankerl Stube Bavarian Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
German, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
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58 S Potomac St, Hagerstown, MD 21740-5513
+1 301-797-3354
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11:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Richmond, Virginia
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100 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Four adults all enjoyed lunch-the chicken breast stuffed with spinach and cheese platter. Strudel for dessert was delicious. Service was excellent and the noise level was low.

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Thank aikarp
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Charlie Sekula is the host and founder of the restaurant. I challenge anyone to find a finer host. The quality of the food is very consistent and the staff knows their menu. Can't say enough good things as I have literally had hundreds of meals there.

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Thank E5540LBmichaelh
Hagerstown, Maryland
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Delicious food, extensive offerings, costumed waitresses who are knowledgeable, pleasant and efficient. Always receive a nice welcome. Never had a bad meal here. Generous portions. Traditional German fare.

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Thank jbB8581IK
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Or family had a good authentic German dinner,and the service was excellent, but it was very expensive!!

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Thank Colista S
Waynesboro, Pennsylvania
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243 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed dinner here before attending the symphony. I had the pot roast and spatzel. Th meat was very tender and the sauce was mild. My husband had the sauerbraten and also found it tender. The portions were large without being too much. The dessert tray was a thing of beauty and all made fresh at the Stube.

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Thank Retiredrn365
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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284 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped in for lunch last Saturday. We split two carafes of wine, the Wurst Sampler (array of sausages) appetizer, and the Sauerbraten Lunch. The food was great and we had no complaints about the service. The restaurant decor and server uniforms were perfect....I felt like I was in Germany! We'd definitely recommend this restaurant.

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Thank Jessie S
Brooklyn, New York
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The three of us walked in on an early Saturday evening thinking it would be empty. It was already filling up but we were shown to a table immediately and greeted by a very friendly waitress in Bavarian dress, as were all the wait staff. My husband had soup and an appetizer which he said were delicious. Our entrees were... More 

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Thank Carol M
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went last minute on a Saturday evening without a reservation. Our server was so friendly and helpful giving us a few definitions on the menu. Although the decor is a bit dated, it's charming and warm atmosphere with good German food and comprehensive drink menu. Would definitely return!

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Thank baylily
Hagerstown, Maryland
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Schmankerl Stube is a great Bavarian (German) Restaurant The food is authentic and delicious. The service is superb. You'll likely be greeted just inside the door the longtime proprietor Charles Sekula and he will escort you to your seat. reservations are recommended as this is a very popular restaurant.The food is all prepared by a chef, even all the desserts... More 

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Winchester, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

We were there on a Saturday evening, place was packed, but we received excellent service, we were a party of four. All the dishes everyone ordered were good with the exception of mine. I ordered the breaded veal, can't spell the name in German, anyway it was thin tasted like cardboard not sure it was freshly made or just heated... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?