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Dobbin House Tavern

) #4 of 88 Restaurants in Gettysburg €€ - €€€ American, ,
89 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2811
+1 717-334-2100
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“onion soup” (328 reviews)
“crab cakes” (225 reviews)
“prime rib” (172 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
89 Steinwehr Ave, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2811
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family and friends ate dinner here and the food was terrible. My husband said he could cook a Wal-Mart steak better than them. Not only was it bad food it was also expensive. The hunters chicken was dry and had no flavor. The steak...More

1  Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here with two other couples on a Saturday night in the 1st floor dining area. We were seated right away and the service was good although the food took a while to come out we did not mind since the atmosphere is nice and...More

Thank bswartley
Reviewed 1 week ago

Kinda' as expected for a tourist restaurant. Cater to many bus groups. Building is historic, food is OK, service was good. Go for the experience.

Thank tvladv
Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter-in-law recommended having lunch at the Dobbin House Tavern while I was visiting Gettysburg. The Springhouse Tavern is located in the basement of this home built in 1776. Some of the stones on the walls are original. The servers are dressed in period costumes....More

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch at the Dobbin House Tavern based on the overall ranking on TripAdvisor. But found it to be just another overpriced tourist trap which did not live up to the hype. When we arrived the hostess pointed to a table and told us...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate at the Springhouse Tavern at Dobbin House twice this week. Both meals were delicious. I had the crab cakes, which were very good, no filling, just crab. My sister had the steak, which was also very good, tender and flavorful.The second day we...More

Thank PaPat44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dobbin House Tavern was recommended to me by a friend and I am so glad I went. We ate in the basement which was like being transported back to Colonial days. The servers, who were wonderful, wore period costumes. The food was fantastic - you...More

Thank ksheil
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the hot beef sandwich while sitting on the patio on a gorgeous day! Loved it! Def recommend this place to everyone!

Thank hannasue01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Dobbin House for 3 nights and ate at the Tavern once for lunch and twice for dinner. Excellent food and drink. Great service too!

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food great service. I would recommend the filet. Excellent atmosphere. If your in Gettysburg you have to eat here.

Thank michael2990
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we want a romatic anniversary dinner at Dobbins and was wondering if there is a recommended room? I understand there is the dining room, library, study and bedrooms to have the dinner in. Are you able to choose for the reservation? TIA
18 April 2017|
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Response from bwilliams68 | Reviewed this property |
Definitely make a reservation, and when you do, tell them it is for your anniversary. Specify you want the "bedroom" private location. This restaurant will accommodate your wishes. As a local, we used this very restaurant... More
Are children allowed to eat in the restaurant? I know they have to be 5 and up for the hotel. Thanks! :)
21 February 2017|
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Response from mohmoh08 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, children are allowed
What will your hours be on 09/30/17?
30 January 2017|
Response from LyndaCH | Reviewed this property |
You probably need to contact them. We went there for dinner and it was delicious.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
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
  • E-mail
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