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Hofbrau

2210 NE Jefferson Ave, Peoria, IL 61603
(309) 686 9739
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Ranked #18 of 341 restaurants in Peoria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: German
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Peoria, Illinois
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50 reviews 50 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I have been to the Hofbrau several times and it always serves good food. I enjoy the Hofbrau because the restaurant has a good atmosphere and it is a good place to go eat. The pros of the restaurant are the selections of beers and german-style food. I really like the beers that they have on tap. Cons are the... More

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Plainfield,IL
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50 reviews 50 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

I stopped by to check the place out for a few beers on the way to a dinner engagement. I kind of wished that I could have stayed here for dinner. The Hofbrau is easy to locate and right outside of town. Being a visitor, I had no problems finding it. The beer selection is very ethnic and was very... More

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Peoria
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This restaurant is a must visit if you are a fan of German food and beer. I like the. Tucker beer. It's very mild! A lot of atmosphere in this tiny German restaurant. You can get your name on the wall when you have tried 100 beers I think!

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san antonio, texas, usa
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73 reviews 73 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

went on Saturday for lunch, not much of a menu, all on a board behind bar maybe 1/2 dozen items, only one that could be considered a meal, Rippchen, boiled ribs, sauer kraut & mashed potatoes. very tasty and authentic german but I was hoping for some type of schnitzel and not American style wienerschnitzel (a stupid hot dog...wrong!) wait... More

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Peoria, Illinois, United States
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Food is great, wonderful beers on tap. Staff friendly, they know their menu. Such a quaint little cozy spot for a nice date night out! Always a real treat!

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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014 via mobile

We love the Hofbrau in Peoria. My husband is a beer lover, so it's right up his alley - one of the best beer menus in Peoria. If not the best. Awesome food and friendly service -- couldn't ask for much more than that!

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Peoria
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Excellent authentic German cuisine. Weiner schnitzel and Jaeger schnitzel both extremely well prepared with spatzel and red cabbage. Great German beer on draft.

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illinois
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8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

There is not one thing on the menu I would not order. Their wait staff is excellent. If you like a great assortment of german beers this the place to go.

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Peoria, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Decent selection for lunch or supper and decent quality. Dangerous location keeps me away at night and only go there occasionally in daytime. Located in the hood.

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Chicago, Illinois
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94 reviews 94 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

I love the Hofbrau! The food is always excellent with a wide variety to choose from. Schnitzel, sausages, pork, fish, ribs... There is something for everyone. There is a fantastic selection of beers on tap to choose fron. They also have a lot of bottled beers. The staff on hand could not be more friendly! I STRONGLY recommend making a... More

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