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Birreria Hofbrauhaus Genova

#532 of 1,756 Restaurants in Genoa
€€ - €€€German, , European
Via Gerolamo Boccardo 5r, 16121, Genoa, Italy
+39 010 542988
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
3 weeks ago
“Painful experience”
28 Apr 2017
“Best dunkel in Genoa”
Closed Now
German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, Austrian, Brew Pub
€€ - €€€
Via Gerolamo Boccardo 5r, 16121, Genoa, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I feel sorry for the staff, because they are the only good thing in this place. From the bread to the dessert this was just a painful experience. We tried many things, waiting for it to be better. Even the mayo (Develey) was appalling. It...More

Thank WanderCouple_PT_IT
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Its very good beer place in all Genoa. Traditional good tasty beer, very friendly stuff, bono food. It have the best situated in the city. We like it so much!

Thank Мария Я
Reviewed 19 December 2014

Decent food, good price. But service a bit slow and inattentive... Ham Hock and potatoes with sauerkraut was very good. Choice of beers is excellent.

Thank beicsconwy
Reviewed 29 June 2014

We were there with a group of people to watch the worldcup football matches. We sat outside on benches, they had a big screen and the atmosphere was quite nice. But the service was really poor, the prices too high and the food they serve...More

Thank miloneyse
Reviewed 1 February 2014

I enjoyed my Weisswurst and Weissbier here. The staff were friendly, though I did feel the one waitress was run off her feet that evening. I was on my own and don't tend to go into pubs on my own. But here I felt comfortable....More

Thank Kate H
Reviewed 3 November 2013

Food: the only really good plate was the most expensive on the list (18 euro pp) really good chips (as in the picture). If you choose something else the quality is very poor, chips are better at Mc Donalds!! They charge 2.5 euro for something...More

Thank Lab79trip
HBGenova, Proprietario at Birreria Hofbrauhaus Genova, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2013

Buongiorno, scriviamo sia in inglese sia in italiano visto che la vostra tavolata era “bilingue”. In primis ci teniamo a sottolineare come sia usanza del locale offrire l’acqua, soprattutto se in bicchiere; questo non avviene specificatamente in caso di clientela particolarmente scortese che sinceramente speriamo...More

Reviewed 15 October 2013

Great spot for a chunk of pork on the bone, potatoes, sauerkraut and a large cold beer! Friendly waitresses and a great atmosphere!

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 1 December 2012 via mobile

The pub is very expensive. We were eight people, one girl didn't want to drink and they said us that who sits at the table was obliged to buy something, even if there were seven person on eight that were drinking. Very unkind!! Genova is...More

1  Thank MatteoRomagnoli
Reviewed 28 January 2012

Good spot to go if you want to hang out with friends. Genuine bavarian beer and tasty German food. Nothing but the essential.

1  Thank Gino-Pirano
Reviewed 1 August 2011

Good food and service. Plus fast Wi FI. Easy to find near big fountain.

1  Thank stephen10023
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, Austrian, Brew Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 00:30
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 00:30
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 00:30
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 00:30
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 01:00
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Via Gerolamo Boccardo 5r, 16121, Genoa, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Liguria  >  Italian Riviera  >  Genoa
  • Phone Number: +39 010 542988
Birreria con Cucina in Centro a Genova. Il primo Hofbrauhaus in Europa fuori dalla Germania.
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