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Hofbrauhaus Pittsburgh

2705 S Water St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203-2391
+1 412-224-2328
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“schnitzel” (79 reviews)
“pretzels” (109 reviews)
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German, Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
2705 S Water St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203-2391
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This would have gotten a 4 because as great as it is, it’s not the original ... and nothing beats the original. They do, however, do a really really great job with this location. It’s definitely a solid, consistent 4. The 5 comes from them...More

Thank ddissent
Reviewed 2 days ago

I really liked Hofbrauhaus! The hostess didn't seem to enjoy her job too much, but our server was great! I didn't feel like they make you feel as welcome as a lot of restaurants do with their greeting when you get there and telling you...More

Thank jenj752
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last leg of a 4,100 mile road trip. We had breakfast in St Louis and rushed to get here before they stopped serving dinner at 9:00...WE MADE IT! Restaurant is huge. We opted to sit out on terrace, which was a good choice. Quieter than...More

Thank Edith D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Taste testing of six types of beer on a board. Not a beer drinker, but my husband enjoyed the different varieties to try. Decent food. It's been a while since I've been there.

Thank Gemma C
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had wanted to go there for a long time, and we finally made it. The food, the beer, the service and the ambiance was all I had hoped for, and I would have given it 5 stars. However, there was a serious problem with...More

1  Thank Reiselust1947
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

4 years ago I gave this a 3 circle "good" rating, and have bumped it up now to very good. I had a very nice jagerschnitzel and my wife quite liked her schwankerplatte. The beer is still a bit high priced, and our waitress must...More

1  Thank David H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Feel right at home with a friendly fun waitress! Be prepared for songs, dancing and entertainment. Plan yo stay a while to enjoy the atmosphere.

Thank elizculbertson
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited with family and friends after the Pittsburgh Marathon. Was very happy that they had a Vegan Burger choice, however the quality was just satisfactory/OK. Not sure I would bother to order again during future visits. Large Pretzels were also Vegan, and excellent in quality....More

Thank we4singalto
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is German authentic restaurant close to Munich Germany. This restaturant needs to stop asking diners for the phone numbers to enter for sending text that the sitting is ready. Some people do not have smartphones at at all. Please find alternative for you to...More

1  Thank Mikey G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place became a yearly staple on a guy's weekend in Pittsburgh. So, I would say our last trip (with family, we ditched the guy weekend) was exactly the same as the rest except we came for lunch instead of dinner and it was different....More

1  Thank Jeffrey2A
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Jennie M
30 June 2017|
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Response from Kelley W | Property representative |
Yes! We also have kids night the second Tuesday of every month where kids eat free and we provide free balloon animals and face painting.
15 April 2017|
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Response from Kelley W | Property representative |
Yes, but we do not brew our own. The brand is Bard's!
11 May 2016|
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Response from Sandy L | Reviewed this property |
when a menu says you can divide (or share) your food between two people they are saying you can divide your food with you and someone else. Most restaurants charge $3.00 The Haufbraus House let's you divide (share) your... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2705 S Water St, Pittsburgh, PA 15203-2391
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Southside Flats
  • Neighbourhood: Southside Flats
  • Phone Number: +1 412-224-2328
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