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Dobbin House Tavern

€€ - €€€American, ,
89 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2811
+1 717-334-2100
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“onion soup” (369 reviews)
“crab cakes” (238 reviews)
“prime rib” (181 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
89 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2811
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a reservation which is good because it's very popular. Love the historic atmosphere and ambience and our food was very nice too. I enjoyed my Roast Duck and my husband loved his Crab Cakes. For dessert we shared the Chocolate cake with Raspberry...More

Thank Tara D
Reviewed yesterday

Great food! Great service! Great time with my family! We ate at the bar and the bartender was very accommodating.

Thank karltoddh
Reviewed 2 days ago

Average food and service. Inside was decorated for the civil war. Prices are competitive with the area. We had heard about this restaurant and were expecting better food and ambiance.

Thank Eugene M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Dobbin House was built in the late 1700’s and they have retained some of the original building! The staff was very friendly and the food was excellent! The bread was homemade and the side dishes were great! I had the filet that was cooked...More

Thank Shawn R
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went for dinner with my boyfriend, definitely a very rustic and romantic atmosphere with soft lighting and candles at the tables. The menu is interesting since it’s written in old time fashion, but everything was fresh and delicious. I recommend getting some pecan pie for...More

Thank Susanna B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is the second time as an adult I've come here. Last time was 2012. The French Onion Soup was magnificent yet again. The filet mignon was perfectly seasoned and cooked. The only thing I was a little taken aback was the manager asking the...More

Thank Medic2OCFRD
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had the acclaimed French Onion soup and a crab sandwich in the Springhouse Tavern. I was not disappointed! That was the best French Onion soup i have ever had! Loved the ambience here as well as the period costuming of the staff! Great place to...More

Thank Shari E
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very good ambiance. Pub food is good. Great salads. Staff was attentive. We had a wonderful lunch and good time catching up with friends.

Thank mebenyeda
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had lunch in the tavern. It was very good. I had the crab cake sandwich and house soup of the day, wife had prime rib sandwich and kings onion soup, and son had the burger. All the sandwiches were delicious along with the soups....More

Thank Doug C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

On a busy Friday night, we were seated right away. The drinks were delicious, we had the house specialty. The kings onion soup was amazing. The crab cake sandwich was awesome. The atmosphere was great. I love coming to the Springhouse Tavern every time I...More

Thank Megan E
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Pam B
21 June 2018|
Response from Angela and Rich... N | Reviewed this property |
You would have to ask the restaurant owner that question, I wouldn't know the answer.
Pam B
19 June 2018|
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Response from DanJanda | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but I don't know the answer. Try calling the restaurant, as guests usually don't know of staff changes.
5 February 2018|
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Response from SuzyQu15 | Reviewed this property |
When I went in October, there was just the one tour daily at 10 a.m. However it is always best to check them directly as schedules can always change.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2811
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Gettysburg
  • Phone Number: +1 717-334-2100
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