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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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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“onion soup” (331 reviews)
“crab cakes” (229 reviews)
“prime rib” (174 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
89 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2811
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Dined in the Springhouse Tavern at the Dobbin House with my wife and daughter. The atmosphere is wonderful if you enjoy historic buildings although the dining area was a bit crowded. The food was tasty but the portions were very small for the price paid....More

Thank Steven S
Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I had dinner in the colonial "basement" of the Dobbin House. We ate at the bar and both had the onion soup. Soup was good. My wife had a burger and I had a chicken sandwich. Great historical atmosphere. Patty, our barmaid,...More

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We celebrated a 70th birthday. We had 6 people in the party. We ate upstairs in a bed. Food was great. We had a birthday cake. The building is old and wonderful to see. Don't miss the under ground rail road room in the basement....More

Thank Patricia O
Reviewed 2 days ago

Not great food, not particularly interesting food, but well prepared, courteously served, and very convenient to the battflefield.

Thank Transatlantic2012
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very nice historical building. Staff are excellent . Food is not consistent . My strip steak , soup and potato tasted excellent , except the temperature was just warm enough to eat . All diners with me had the same complaint . Very long wait...More

Thank James F
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Dobbin House is a dining experience and not simply a place to get a burger. It's a beautiful historic building in the middle of downtown. Parking is a little tough because the venue is always so busy but there are spots around the streets....More

Thank jkoz148
Reviewed 3 days ago

We ate supper here- food was very good and reasonably priced- this is in the tavern part of the Dobbin House. Very nice atmosphere. Service was good. If going, make sure to get there early as it tends to get crowded.

Thank PAMikeAltoona_PA
Reviewed 4 days ago

We met friends here on Sunday at 1:00. The tavern downstairs was open for lunch. When we first entered, it was difficult to see, as the candlelit tables in the underground didn't provide much light, but it was a neat atmosphere and much cooler than...More

Thank Richard G
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Recommended by locals for dinner. We ate downstairs in the tavern. Very busy night, tables were at a premium but we were seated in one of the last free tables. Had the crab cake and it was very good. It is very dark in the...More

Thank 59Katl
Reviewed 4 days ago

Stopped in to have dinner at the Tavern. Had to wait about an hour to get a table. The tavern downstairs is very dark and mainly lite by candles. Wanted to get the spit roasted chicken but they were out. It is a tight space...More

Thank kentfo
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Questions & Answers
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
21 February 2017|
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Response from mohmoh08 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, children are allowed
30 January 2017|
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
  • Value
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
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
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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