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Birreria Hofbrauhaus Genova

Via Boccardo, 5r, 16121 Genoa, Italy
10 - 542988
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Ranked #406 of 1,354 Restaurants in Genoa
Price range: $22 - $29
Hours:
Sun 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 12:30 am
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisines: Austrian, European, German, Brew Pub
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Birreria con Cucina in Centro a Genova. Il primo Hofbrauhaus in Europa fuori dalla Germania.
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  • English first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
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English first
Genoa, Italy
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We were there with a group of people to watch the worldcup football matches. We sat outside on benches, they had a big screen and the atmosphere was quite nice. But the service was really poor, the prices too high and the food they serve does not get any way near to what you would get in Germany.

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London, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014 via mobile

I enjoyed my Weisswurst and Weissbier here. The staff were friendly, though I did feel the one waitress was run off her feet that evening. I was on my own and don't tend to go into pubs on my own. But here I felt comfortable. The fast wifi was a bonus. Yes, it is not the cheapest place to eat/drink,... More

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Dronfield, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

Food: the only really good plate was the most expensive on the list (18 euro pp) really good chips (as in the picture). If you choose something else the quality is very poor, chips are better at Mc Donalds!! They charge 2.5 euro for something you don't ask ( coperto?) After drinking 9 litres of beer and a bottle of... More

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HBGenova, Proprietario at Birreria Hofbrauhaus Genova, responded to this review

Buongiorno, scriviamo sia in inglese sia in italiano visto che la vostra tavolata era “bilingue”. In primis ci teniamo a sottolineare come sia usanza del locale offrire l’acqua, soprattutto se in bicchiere; questo non avviene specificatamente in caso di clientela particolarmente scortese che sinceramente speriamo di non avere più come ospite; ricordiamo bene la vostra tavolata nonostante siano passati più... More

Monaco
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013 via mobile

Great spot for a chunk of pork on the bone, potatoes, sauerkraut and a large cold beer! Friendly waitresses and a great atmosphere!

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Genoa, Italy
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

The pub is very expensive. We were eight people, one girl didn't want to drink and they said us that who sits at the table was obliged to buy something, even if there were seven person on eight that were drinking. Very unkind!! Genova is full of better place to go...

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29 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2012 via mobile

Good spot to go if you want to hang out with friends. Genuine bavarian beer and tasty German food. Nothing but the essential.

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San Diego, California
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102 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2011 via mobile

Good food and service. Plus fast Wi FI. Easy to find near big fountain.

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ohio
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2009

finally a very good beer in Italy!!!!!!!!!!! Very nice place, nice waitress all speaking quite good English... good prices 1\2 L. of beer for € 4,50 (in other places you get a 0.4 L for € 6...)and very tasting food, actually the best knuckle of pork ever tasted...!!! Enjoy your meal everybody!!!!!

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Isle of Wight
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2009

Compared with German Hofbrauhaus's this ones rubbish. Short measures on the beer, tasteless sausage, and then charged €2.50 coppertto for the pretzels and bread. Not worth the money, you get more food for free in some of the harbor side bars . Save your money and try somewhere else. €30 for two people , Bavarian sausage and chips and one... More

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