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Gerst Bavarian Haus

€€ - €€€American, German,
2100 W Franklin St, Evansville, IN 47712-5115
+1 812-424-1420
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“schnitzel” (31 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (14 reviews)
“fried oysters” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
American, German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European
€€ - €€€
2100 W Franklin St, Evansville, IN 47712-5115
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My wife and I came here for an early evening meal. It wasn’t crowded and we were seated immediately. My wife ordered the beef stroganoff and added the German potato salad as a side. I had the Jager Schnitzel (The same as Wiener schnitzel but...More

Thank Vance H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoy going here. I like taking people here who have never been. My husband and I go a couple times a year. I love German food but it is not his favorite. The Kraut balls are awesome. They are the best I have ever...More

Thank Kmorgan1976
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a great menu - everything German - and so tasty. It is a big menu and they have an equally big beer selection. We were eating with good friends and we had plenty of time to visit, while we enjoyed the atmosphere and the...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first time here and we had a great time. The food was fabulous and the service even better. Our waiter, Craig, took such good care of us and helped us decide on what to order. We tried the appetizer sampler and the...More

Thank moglesby59
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Bavarian Sampler was perfect. My wife and I split this fantastic dish. The pork chops, veal, potato salad was awesome. Fantastic service!

Thank dbp05ret
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There were three of us- I had the lunch special- brat, mashed potatoes and gravy, saurkraut, corn and cornbread- the brat was excellent, the mashed potatoes were very good and appeared to be hand made, corn was corn and the corn bread was like a...More

Thank jacksanders2000
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have had numerous things on menu. Its German food but there is traditional american dishes that might be called by a different name. You can go wrong with smoked pork chop. Great livly atmosphere. Kids welcome too. Good for family night.

Thank Pat C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great selection of food.. american and german. Huge selection of draft beer. Hopefully Jill will wait on you at the bar... best bartender yet.

1  Thank Alain C
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

What a great opportunity to dine in this historic building. Good menu selection. Good food. Good service. Good beer selection on tap.

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Just like the Gerst House in Nashville, very boring flavors. No way were the meals reminiscent of original German fares. About the only items with any flair were the sauerkraut and draft beers. Spatzle was out of the box, at least the gravy was from...More

Thank scifi1952
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2100 W Franklin St, Evansville, IN 47712-5115
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Evansville
  • Phone Number: +1 812-424-1420
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