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1200 E Main St Ste 110, Spartanburg, SC 29307-1711
(864) 591-1920
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4:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations

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  • 33
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
So much to choose from!

I went back for a second visit this week after in initial trip there last year - The menu selection is by far the best I have seen in any restaurant in Spartanburg or Greenville. From Elk, to Quail, excellently prepared fish and of course the more traditional Austrian dishes. If you are hungry... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
Dave P
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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I went back for a second visit this week after in initial trip there last year - The menu selection is by far the best I have seen in any restaurant in Spartanburg or Greenville. From Elk, to Quail, excellently prepared fish and of course the more traditional Austrian dishes. If you are hungry, the Farmers plate is for you... More 

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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Gerhard's is where all the prominent, affluent members of the Spartanburg community socialize and dine. In response to other posts, Gerhard's is not a chain!!! If the staff sang happy birthday, more than one of the patrons would retire to their fainting chair. If you're looking for a happy birthday song and dance accompanied by a cheap meal, its quite... More 

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Dunn, North Carolina
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Parmesan Encrusted Cobia with Lobster Risotto...not much else to say. Outstanding! The house salad was very good, as well as the garden salad. AND...don't forget the brick-oven pizza. We got the Marghareta and, again, it was...let me find word here...yes...Outstanding!

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Waynesville, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

I generally don't waste my time on negative reviews, but I will make an exception to this rule because of the horrendous service our birthday party of 8 experienced Saturday night, February 7, 2015. We have not decided if the problem was in the kitchen or with the server, but there obviously was a lack of management. This visit started... More 

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Georgia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

I visited for a business dinner not knowing exactly what to expect. Wow!, I was pleasantly surprised when I saw the exciting choices on the menu! My party of six all had something different, and all were well pleased with there selection. I had the fillet, which was perfectly prepared and the crawfish appetizer was delicious. I will return on... More 

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Santa Cruz, California
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57 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Damn. Authentic German food. Who would have thunk it. I have never even entertained the idea of eating German food. Well let me tell you it was AWESOME!!! I will be back. Well I'm back. Had the venison shank. AMAZING!!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Gerhard's Café is a great place to eat authentic German food! The ambience was warm and inviting, the wait staff were helpful and prompt, and the prices were spot on for the type of food offered. It is worth the trip to go and enjoy your special occasion at.

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Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

The place is very interesting, it have a nice decoration. The service is very good, I had the scargots (perfect) and the Wild Boar which was better, my partner had the Elk and it was excelent. Great for casual or formal dinner.

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Eden, Utah
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48 reviews 48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I have been here 5 times over 3 years. Great pizza, salads, have had salmon...excellent! I have yet to try the German fare, but those with me have and they are always happy. If the weather is permitting choose outside seating. If not, sit in the extended bar/dining area. Always excellent food and service.

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Spartanburg
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51 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This is an upscale European style restaurant on Spartanburg's east side. If you want top notch gourmet food for a special occasion, or just some craft beer to top off the evening, this is a great place. While inside dining can be as formal as you wish, patio dining is a bit more casual - but with the same menu.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1200 E Main St Ste 110, Spartanburg, SC 29307-1711
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Spartanburg
  • Phone Number: (864) 591-1920

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: German
Open Hours
Monday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
4:00 pm - 2:00 am

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