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Hovels Hausbrauerei

$$ - $$$German, European,
Hoher Wall 5-7 | 44137 Dortmund, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 231 9145470
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good45%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“schnitzel” (9 reviews)
“schweinshaxe” (3 reviews)
“pork” (4 reviews)
Opens in 10 min
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hoher Wall 5-7 | 44137 Dortmund, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Having done some research before ttavelling this was the one restaurant I wanted to try in Dortmund. We found it just as lunchtime was upon us and were soon sitting down to enjoy a nice beer. Well except for one of our party who had...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Reserve table if you are a larger group, popular place. Service was stiff, not welcoming, but effective. We orderd the SchweinHaxe and Wiener Schnitzel. So much food on the table we could not finish up. Good beer to the meat.More

Thank ResenarSverige
Dominique Q, Betriebsleitung at Hovels Hausbrauerei, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago
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Thank you for the mentioned review. We strive for more relaxed service. Vielen Dank für die genannte Kritik. Wir bemühen...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food .. especially their specialty which is knuckles .. super yummy ! Great ambiance.. spacious and friendly staff. They also have private function rooms . My favorite in Dortmund

Thank LinaJ
Dominique Q, Betriebsleitung at Hovels Hausbrauerei, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for this lovely words.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wow! Fantastic beer and lots of them. Very typical German food and plenty of it. Not expensive in the slightest. This place has been around for over 100 years and its little wonder. They look after their customers, speak v good English and it’s all...More

Thank AnselmColom
Reviewed September 5, 2017

I had a light bite - currywurst and it was anything but light, quite tasty and washed down with the local beers which were actually lovely. However, not taking credit cards for less than 20euros is crazy and meant I had to have another beer...More

Thank Blueto
Reviewed August 13, 2017

We went with local relatives for a real German dinner. The first thing that caught my eye on the menu was the grilled Schweinshaxe -- one kilogram of pig's foot! I split this and another dish (a mixed platter) with my son. This was a...More

Thank ErnestFromBaltimore
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

We had a great time, the terrace is very nice and I recommend to eat outside when the weather allows you. The Hövels beer is lovely and the menu offers a nice choice with very decent prices.

Thank Felix H
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

Excellent service.Good food and home made beer.We had a lovely evening at the brewery watching crouds and crouds of locals and tourists comming to enjoy their meals.

Thank Tania K
Reviewed June 29, 2017

We went to Hovels Hausbrauerei in late June. The place is really nice, we picked it for that authentic beerhouse look and feel. Staff is nice and helpful , even if English language is not their strong point. The food, a delight, specialty the Hövels...More

Thank Daniel_TM
Reviewed June 28, 2017

We just wanted to have a light lunch and ordered two soups and Salzkuchen mit Mett, a very typical bread with minced raw pork. It took forever for the soups to arrive despite the restaurant being practically empty and one of the soups was just...More

Thank Serge B
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November 25, 2017|
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Response from Serge B | Reviewed this property |
No reservation necessary, quite a big place and rather empty these days.
December 20, 2016|
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Response from Ian H | Reviewed this property |
Yes of course
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$4 - $29
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Bar scene, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hoher Wall 5-7 | 44137 Dortmund, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Dortmund
  • Phone Number: +49 231 9145470
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