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We offer an authentic German style atmosphere with good service, friendly staff, as well as fresh deli meats, breads, cheeses, made to order specialty cakes and apple strudel that's available daily. Also we have a grocery area that offers products for you to make your own taste of Germany at home. Due to limited staff, If their will be 5 or more in your party please call ahead.
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
German, European, Central European
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Table Service, BYOB
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Reviewed March 5, 2020

Great experience. Great meal and dessert. Food is Just like you’d get in Germany. Great treats to purchase also.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed December 24, 2019

This was my first time to this somewhat off the path restaurant, operating out of an old house. There is a small section in the front which is the “store” having specialty food items. The interior is very rustic by design (maybe, lol!) and simple...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed November 30, 2019 via mobile

We have enjoyed their delicious food a few times before. ALWAYS a treat! The Jagerschnitzal was very good, as are the various wurst platters!

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed October 14, 2019

We visited the market looking for veal bratwurst. They also carried leberkaese, another one of our favorite German foods. In addition to the meat/deli items carried, the market has pickles, condiments and sauces imported from Germany. We did not try any of the entrees prepared...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed July 22, 2019

Whenever I make a trip to Mechanicsburg, I stop in for a bite to eat and usually end up with a piece of strudel. This time I wanted just a coffee and strudel but was disappointed - no coffee... but that's ok - still got...More

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2019

The jagerschnitzel was really good. Just like Grandma's house. I would love to go back but I live in Fla. If I am ever within 50 mile this will be my first stop!!!!

Date of visit: July 2019
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Reviewed June 15, 2019

Josie's German Cafe is truly a HIDDEN GEM!!! Wonderful and personable owners, outstanding and VERY authentic German/Austrian cuisine, and just a SUPER dining experience! The place is very "down to earth", but genuinely superb in terms of representing THE BEST of traditional German menu items....More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 14, 2019 via mobile

The atmosphere and outside of the restaurant are a bit odd but the Schnitzel was crispy and apple strudel was served with real whipped cream. Come here for excellent service and food!

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 5, 2019 via mobile

Hubby got a craving for black forest cake and we found this place on TA. The restaurant and store are located in an old house tucked between a vet and a garage (I think), and it really does feel like you're walking into grandma's house;...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

We are always on the search for German food so this was a nice find. We were on the West side of the river running errands and saw the sign so we stopped for a late lunch. I appreciate the food and atmosphere so we...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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