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Helga's German Restaurant

€€ - €€€German, European,
14197 E Exposition Ave, Aurora, CO 80012-2523
+1 303-344-5488
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“schnitzel” (49 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (11 reviews)
“rouladen” (8 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
German, European, Central European, Deli
€€ - €€€
14197 E Exposition Ave, Aurora, CO 80012-2523
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Reviewed yesterday

I'll be moving from Aurora soon and the only thing I'll really miss is Helga's. I found this place while looking for German beer stores online, so of course I stopped in. It's like walking into Germany minus German speaking staff. The food is perfect...More

Thank sjklesh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A good German restaurant is extremely hard to find. So it comes as no surprise this one is highly recommended by folks traveling here. They were completely right!!! Great German beer, terrific food, even willing to take special orders. The hostess was wonderful and I...More

Thank walrathjrj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great German food..We have been to Helgas a few times and truly enjoyed their dinners.They have a small area inside where you can buy German goodies to take home.

Thank Diane D
Reviewed 19 March 2018

My mom passed away 3 years ago. I loved her German cooking. I was a military brat and grew up in Butzbach. My family came to visit me all over country. I TOOK THEM THERE! It did not let me down. Waiter amazing, food (just...More

Thank Elijah P
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Our First visit to Helga's, and it came up to all the great things we had heard about. Great authentic German food, exceptional prompt and friendly service and wonderful German atmosphere. Portions are large, like you expect in Germany. Food well prepared and delicious. I...More

Thank Ozzlefinch
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We always enjoy the food at Helga's! Additionally, the decor takes us back to the wonderful days we spent in Germany! Good service and food!

Thank WorldTravelerCO
Reviewed 24 February 2018

We tried this place for the first time recently, having a late lunch with friends on a Saturday. There is plenty of parking as the restaurant is located in a small strip mall area. There are several sections - a small deli/gift shop area as...More

Thank MT1
Reviewed 15 February 2018

The food was very good and the atmosphere relaxing and enjoyable. Service was prompt and attentive. We have heard about this restaurant and it is a little ride but definitely worth it. The deli menu for take out looked great and we bought a few...More

Thank Debbie T
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

I really enjoyed my meal. There were many different and unique flavors on my plate. Baked tomato topped with cheese, warm potato salad and a sweet, creamy, brown mushroom sauce to top of my schnitzel.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 2 February 2018

We took some friends to Helga's for a birthday dinner. The line of tables creates a friendly atmosphere by meeting new people. We sat next to two couples, on either side of our party, and make light conversation. There was a fella playing an accordion...More

Thank rider_walt
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Questions & Answers
Great Pyrenees R
25 October 2016|
Response from HelgasDeli | Property representative |
Yes, we have a pet friendly patio. Herb, the co-owner and Chef is a huge dog lover! We look forward to seeing you soon!
19 October 2016|
Response from moakleyman50 | Reviewed this property |
Sounds like a question the restaurant should answer via a phone call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
German, European, Central European, Deli
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14197 E Exposition Ave, Aurora, CO 80012-2523
    (E. Exposition and S. Abilene St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 303-344-5488
Step into the romantic 'Old World' of the Rhineland river valley in Germany. Experience the enchantment of quaint small towns, vineyards and farmlands as far as the eye can see while majestic medieval castles stand grandly in the distance. Absorb the delicious aromas of hearty, savory food being lovingly prepared in family kitchens sifting through open windows. Welcome to Helga's German Restaurant and Deli. Experience authentic German home-style food and drinks with served with a side of "Old World' charm. Helga's was created in 1989 as a mother-daughter venture with a small, four-table restaurant. After spending their childhood in Germany, siblings Herbert and Helga have continued the tradition of their mother, Berta. Today, Helga's has expanded but has not departed from its humble beginnings, gathering a large loyal following of wonderful customers. Helga, Herbert and family maintain a warm and friendly environment where you can sit down to an authentic and delicious home-style German meal with family and friends. In the true spirit of a family-owned restaurant, Helga and Herbert are directly involved in ensuring the satisfaction of each and every one of their customers. Please do not hesitate to ask for either Helga or Herbert or approach them when you see them in the restaurant. They are happy to offer menu or deli suggestions, or even take a moment to just stop by and chat with you in German or English.
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