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Hofbrauhaus Newport

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German, Bar, European, Central European
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3rd & Saratoga at the Levee, Newport, KY 41071
11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our group held a happy hour here on 9/28/16 and had a wonderful time. Even though we had 12 people and showed up without a reservation, the staff were perfectly welcoming and accommodating. They have a nice beer selection with several draughts made on site, and their German-style menu will please most people. (And I would add that the menu... More 

Thank Anne G
Louisville, Kentucky
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6 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was not impressed with the food and I LOVE German food. I got the schnitzel and it was fine, the sides - however - were not good. The potatoes were not done and a little crunchy even. My dining partners got the saurbraten and it was WAY overcooked, tough and tasteless. Their sides of spaetzle were not good either.... More 

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Livonia, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just stopped here for a quick appetizer and beer. The soft pretzels and beer cheese is really good. I had the Oktoberfest beer that they brew themselves, it was the most amazing beer ever!! Great atmosphere and love the fact you can sit outside.

Thank PinkDiamond2011
Fort Wayne, Indiana
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151 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

German restaurant (I'm not a big fan), but others said the food was good. The big attraction for me was the May pole in the parking lot! Yes, that sounds ridiculous, but if you're reading my review, you know how I am. My daughter and I had my husband take our picture as this would be the closest either of... More 

Thank NanaFradette
Raleigh, NC
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This reminds us of Germany so much. We sat at one of the big tables. About 30 mins later the patio started filling up. 5 other people joined us. We had so much fun! They were from St. Louis, in town for the baseball game. We just love meeting strangers! The Spaetzle was delicious!!! the Reisling was from Germany, YUMMY!!!!... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there wirh some friends while in town for the America legion convention. The food and the service was excellent.

Thank Ty M
Lexington, Kentucky
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We recently visited for the third time. We love to come for the fun atmosphere and the German music, but the food is excellent as well. I have had something different each time I've been there, and I've always been happy with my choices. I don't think you can go wrong with anything on the menu! I don't drink beer,... More 

Thank cjoystover
Cumming, Georgia
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48 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We LOVE the Hofbrauhaus and visit every year or two when we’re in Cincinnati. They have a GREAT atmosphere complete with bier garden, bier hall, and live Polka music (The BIG German draft beers adds to the fun). But they aren’t just about beer, the food is great too! I usually get the simple wurst platter and my wife loves... More 

Thank ophiacus46
Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great catered event and a cool atmosphere. Live music, games and drinks; what more could you need.

Thank Jaycee524
Cincinnati, Ohio
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my family for dinner. My brother had a bug in one drink, then he had plastic wrap in his side dish. The server made an awkward joke about it. The manager came over and offered a standard free dessert to "turn it around." He did comp a meal also so that was good. I would not choose... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $12
German, Bar, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3rd & Saratoga at the Levee, Newport, KY 41071
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Newport
  • Phone Number: 859-491-7200

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?