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“Excellent lunch!”

Richard's Restaurant
Ranked #14 of 108 Restaurants in Brunswick
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $9 - $27
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: A true family run restaurant. Old world ambiance from the classic German favorites playing on the stereo overhead to the large collection of bier steins hanging on the walls. The professional wait staff work hard to ensure a 5 star experience. the incredible selection of imported wines and biers will refresh even the weariest traveler. You will sit down to our famous pretzels and rolls aside Richard's Own secret recipe mustard. The best of all the scrumptious flavors of authentic German recipes brought direct from Mannheim and traditional American classics. From Schnitzel, sausages and Sauerbraten to the finest steaks, seafood and soups, you will find something that appeals to you. OOOH! The desserts too. These will be the perfect finish to your meal, IF you left any room. We look forward to seeing you soon.
Londonderry, New Hampshire
Level 4 Contributor
38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
“Excellent lunch!”
Reviewed January 6, 2013

We were in Brunswick for a get-a-way weekend and had heard about Richard's from the hotel desk staff and the tourist agency/information site. We decided to try it for lunch and were delighted. I love German/Austrian food, but when you have had Wiener "style" schnitzel at the vonTrapp family lodge, it is often had to top in the states. I have come to like pork just as much as veal for this dish, and I loved the fact that this restaurant had many choices available in small portions. I had the Wiener Schnitzel and spatzle, along with red cabbage. i even had a German Bier. My husband had the curry wurst with hot potato salad and sauerkraut. We would go back whenever we are in Brunswick again. We realized after getting back to our room at the Capt. Daniel Stone Inn that we could have used our NHPTV card for $5.00 off, but now we have it for next time!

  • Visited January 2013
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Thank Barbara M
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Topsham, Maine
Level 6 Contributor
192 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
“Top-Notch German Cuisine, Gemutlich Atmosphere!”
Reviewed December 29, 2012

Having lived in Germany, we are always on the lookout for a good German restaurant. Richard's is just such a place. We thoroughly enjoyed the thin, crisp schnitzel, and the wurst sampler was superb! The wine list is extensive and reasonable, and the atmosphere is cozy and friendly. The proprietor makes a point of visiting each table to make sure all is well. We had great service and a memorable evening!

  • Visited December 2012
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Thank Slauce
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Bailey Island ME
Level 5 Contributor
52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Good German American Food”
Reviewed December 12, 2012

The menu is classic German and Classic American. Everything is very well prepared with few surprises. Service is lovely and the atmosphere lovely, linens and candles.

Visited February 2012
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Thank Jill C
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Louisville, Kentucky
Level 5 Contributor
60 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“German Food - A nice switch from seafood”
Reviewed November 11, 2012

This restaurant is downtown near the college (Bowdoin). There is a good selection of establishments on the strip. The owner is well-versed in german cuisine. The food is well prepared. We arrived 10/15, the end of the tourist season. Not sure what any other time would be like but given the small size of the restaurant, reservations would be advisable; we just happened to luck out. I would recommend the cabbage and noodles.

Visited October 2012
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Thank Kycoffeeman
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Camden, Maine
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Disappointment”
Reviewed October 16, 2012

Three of us have enjoyed German- Austrian-Hungarian food in those countries and were really looking forward to a good revisit to those cuisines. But it was not to be. I suspect that the food at Richards is premade ethnic food and is not made from scratch in this kitchen. Sad that the food could not match the decor, which was authentic.

  • Visited October 2012
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2 Thank Carol W
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