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Gerst Bavarian Haus

) #6 of 319 Restaurants in Evansville €€ - €€€ American, German,
2100 W Franklin St, Evansville, IN 47712-5115
+1 812-424-1420
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, German, Bar, Pub, Central European, European
€€ - €€€
2100 W Franklin St, Evansville, IN 47712-5115
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a German restaurant I always stop for when in Evansville because it has dozens of beers on tap, and consistently good food. Had kielbasa this time and it was delicious. The German pancakes and strudel were equally good. They also have bratwurst, knockwurst,...More

Thank Timothy E
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you're in need of a place for good dining, atmosphere, and good food this is the place! The German food is amazing with lots to choose from! Sauerkraut, sausage, mashed potatoes....they have it all. For after hours it's a must to try the great...More

Thank leslielucas67
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went to the Gerst Haus while in Evansville for a visit. Historic building just adds to the great food served. A lot to choose from on the menu. Everything our group had was wonderful!

Thank Jack S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have dined here several times in the last 5 years! It is safe to say it is a family favorite. Great food and atmosphere and always friendly staff. Dine indoor or out. Delicious 😋

Thank 1roz1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinner with a friend. Large menu selection of just about any German food that you can imagine. Selection of local, national, and international beer. Dinner was well made, fresh, and delivered on-time.

Thank JamesPeter2105
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very busy place, but getting a table, booth, or barstool is not too difficult. The beer is cold with a nice selection of craft drafts and bottles. The food is very good here, however, the fried pickle chips appetizer could be a...More

Thank wentbyyou
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't expect authentic German quinine if this is your goal. Sure there are some dishes that could fool most but not all. There is authentic German beer at this establishment. The building is cool and has the atmosphere of an old drug store or hardware...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wife and I are big fans of German Food. We are in Evansville for the summer and have had this on our list for a couple of weeks, so decided to try lunch. Both the exterior and interior have classic looks that could be the...More

Thank bobur7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with a friend who also likes German food. This place did not disappoint. Everything we ordered was delicious and served with a smile from our waitress. Makes me want to go back next time I am in town!

Thank Hoosierfan_7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is known to serve German style food. You can even order pig knockles and sauerkraut or red cabage. Although the taste isn't completely like the original, it is still good and tasty food. The plates are also full like you expect to be...More

Thank Johan D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, German, Bar, Pub, Central European, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
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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