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Brauhaus Schmitz

€€ - €€€German, , European
718 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2023
+1 267-909-8814
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“schnitzel” (36 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (21 reviews)
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German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, Gluten Free Options
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718 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2023
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Nice stop on a Sunday afternoon stroll down South Street. So many beers to choose from, I had the bartender pick for me and she did a great job providing an Oktoberfest that my taste buds agreed with. Had a snack of pretzel with crab...More

Thank Kaje20
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

On a lazy Saturday afternoon we were craving some good German Food and beer as my friend hadn't ever tried German food. They had live entertainment that was pleasant background music especially with the windows open. We had the sausage platter. The potato salad was...More

Thank zzz182323
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Family decided to return to the Brauhaus Schmitz to celebrate two birthdays. We were all looking forward to this meal since eating here a year ago. Food was delicious ... schnitzel, sausage platters and yummy side dishes (spaetzle, red cabbage, sauerkraut and German potato salad)....More

Thank Terri F
Reviewed 4 days ago

Last night eight of us, all adults, revisited Brauhaus Schmitz on South Street for a family night out. Once again, after ordering adult beverages, the various entrees were well-received by all. Wurstbrett (sampler of sausages: potato salad, sauerkraut, six sausages) was deliciously enjoyed by two...More

Thank poppy101248
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Brauhaus was a delightful find. I was offered a seat at a table, the bar, or a high top. The high top seats two side-by-side. I sat at the high top facing the bar. The bar tender took my beer order and left a food...More

Thank Vulturecap
Reviewed 27 August 2017

I could tell they were trying to be as authentic as possible when the kolsch I ordered came in a proper kolsch glass instead of some sort of stein. I had a kaesewurst and she had pork schnitzel. Both were excellent. Both had the spaetzle...More

Thank chenamoose
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We have visited the Brauhaus many times. It always delivers a good selection of lunch items. Excellent beer selection. The best part is that the waiters know quite a bit about the beer and they let you taste some samples before you buy if you...More

1  Thank Damian S
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We only had time for a beer, but the beer selection was mind blowing, it actually comes in a book. Since there were so many choices, we asked our server to recommend something, and we loved both of the choices he made. Unfortunately we didn't...More

Thank Christian T
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We walked in on a hot day strolling on South street looking for a nice cold German beer and authentic food. Right away we liked the atmosphere and life music. The menu had a nice selection of beer, including three different sets of samplers. It...More

Thank Larisa G
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

I love German fare and this place did not disappoint. My husband and I shared the pretzel app, mushroom bacon gravy fried and a potato pancake, all to die for. I ordered the gulasch for dinner which was not the best but my husband ordered...More

Thank Whitney B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 718 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2023
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 267-909-8814
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