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“Check it out” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Himmel Haus

Himmel Haus
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $5 - $25
Cuisines: German, Bar, European, Central European, Pub
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Restaurant details
Good for: Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Full Bar, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: June Way
Description: HOURS: Mon-Thu 12PM - 2AM Fri 12PM - 2AM Sat 12PM - 2AM Sun 12PM - 2AM Himmel Haus is a German restaurant and bierhaus featuring a wide variety of German and Belgian beers and wines with a simple menu of Bavarian-inspired food. While we will offer some strictly traditional recipes throughout the year, our vision is to take the customary ideas and theories of German Cuisine and give them a contemporary, California twist. Our goal is to serve only the finest and freshest local and sustainable products we can find, from local dairy and organic produce to humanely-raised meats, showcasing these amazing products in our German-inspired fare. Himmel Haus is committed to applying sustainable business practices, and to becoming a go-to locals' spot in South Lake Tahoe. Takes Reservations: YES Accepts Credit Cards: YES Parking: PRIVATE LOT Attire: CASUAL Good for Groups: YES Good for Kids: YES Price Range: $$ Delivery: YES Take-out: YES Waiter Service: YES Wi-Fi: FREE Good For: Lunch/Dinner Music: LIVE EVERY Mon/Sat/Sun Alcohol: Beer & Wine Only Smoking: No Noise Level: Average Ambiance: CASUAL Has TV: YES - 12 ft Big Screen! Caters: YES Wheelchair Accessible: YES Dogs Allowed: Sorry No
Alexandria, Virginia
1 review
“Check it out”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

Enjoyed the casual atmosphere, warm fire, and great beer selection. The service was friendly and prompt. Our meals were tasty with generous portion sizes. Would definitely recommend if you're in the mood for something easy, filling, and a delicious brew.

Visited February 2013
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“Stay away at all costs.”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2013

This place should be closed down. The food is terrible. The service is horrendous and insulting. The waiter we had said to my face that he didn't care if we were satisfied or not because he didn't cater to clientele like us. A German restaurant, they ran out of spaetzle at 7 pm. Save your time and go anywhere else.

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San Francisco, California, United States
1 review
“Your Belly Will Thank You...”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2013

Himmel Haus is serving up the goodness. I am not even a big Yelper but had to write a review after having a few outstanding meals here. For starters, the bier selection is excellent. You can tell that these guys know what they are doing when it comes to putting the drink selection menu together. Then comes the food...generous tasty portions for reasonable prices that leave you very satisfied. Whether you are looking for apres ski or just a dinner out with friends, this is one of the best places in South Lake. Kudos to the owners for staying true to their vision and creating an warm and consistently inviting atmosphere for guests. I will be back!

  • Visited February 2013
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Hockessin, Delaware
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Beer was highlight...”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

Dining here was a BIG mistake!. Spaetzle was good except for it swimming in "butter"... lots of oil for "butter"!. The red cabbage was very lame as my wife makes it frquently... the brats were fine... if you want some good German beer, this is the place. Hungry, forget it! No Weiner Schnitzel or Sauerbrauten on the menu...

  • Visited March 2013
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1 Thank TimskiTim
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Lynn Haven, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“Try the game of the day”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

Great little "hole in the wall' pub/restaurant. More of a fresh local food restaurant than a German place. We had the camel burgers (game burger of the day). They were excellent. Very good selection of German beer.

Visited March 2013
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