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The Old Bauernhaus

) #2 of 24 Restaurants in Kimberley $$ - $$$ German, European,
280 Norton Ave, Kimberley, British Columbia V1A 1X9, Canada
+1 250-427-5133
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“schnitzel” (41 reviews)
“baked brie” (9 reviews)
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German, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
280 Norton Ave, Kimberley, British Columbia V1A 1X9, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is one of my favorite restaurants! Probably the best German food I've eaten. The building is a destination in itself. It has a lovely story and original decor. The staff are well trained, and service is excellent. Meals are served hot, everything is fresh....More

Thank Maureen M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were there to celebrate the retirement of friends and found it to loud to talk. We thought the snitzel was overcooked and over priced. We thought the service was excellent but my wife had to leave hungry. Will not return.

Thank arnadeau
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had our 47th anniversary supper here this week. We arrived without a reservation but they went out of their to accommodate us. The waitress suggested the Bavarian feast. We had the five course meal over a two hour period.i must say that each of...More

Thank Adrian F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In my opinion the food and service here is very average but understand that there is not much other choices in this area. Surprising to discover that Eisbein (a very traditional pork hock dish) has to be ordered 24 hours in advance. Really?

Thank Stephne A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always enjoy a dinner at The Old Bauernhaus - make sure you make reservations well in advance as it gets busy. Our service was good, delicious German food prepared fresh to order. They have half orders for 2/3 of the menu price (we share...More

2  Thank AlbertaChristiegirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was amazing. Very large portions. Could have taken leftovers home. Basic interior but had a written summary of the history of the restaurant.

Thank Lori S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great authentic ambiance. Great service. Good value. Ordered 2x Bavarian Feasts for our family of 4 (2 adults, 2 kids ages 10 and 15) which offered us ample portions and gave us all a chance to sample a lot of delicious German fare. Saved room...More

Thank Mayaki2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had the feast .. enjoyed the meal and our server , Jen , was wonderful. Lots of food , laughter and the ambiance is lively in the restaurant

Thank warrenzap
Reviewed 18 June 2017

This restaurant was highly recommended by almost anyone you spoke to. You need reservations and fortunately Anya at the B&B was able to get those for us even though it was later in the day. Service was really good and the food excellent. Apple strudel...More

Thank Happyretiree
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We were here for a birthday party and ordered the feast - 6 for 8 people - and boy, that was a lot of food!! From the yummy appetizers to the main dishes and the great wine, it was a wonderful birthday celebration for our...More

Thank Michelle L
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Questions & Answers
14 June 2015|
Response from Lynn B | Property representative |
Hi there. Are schweinehaxen in my opinion are fairly large and very flavourful. Hoping we can relive your fantastic memory. With your reservation please specify that you are wishing to order a Haxen as they are not on the... More
5 February 2015|
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Response from pisapie | Reviewed this property |
I understand, I'm not big at eating alone either, but go inside and you may feel like you want to try, it's lovely rustic interior and adds greatly to the charm of the experience. Check it out, and if you still feel you'd... More
5 February 2015|
Response from Lynn B | Property representative |
You bet! :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
German, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 280 Norton Ave, Kimberley, British Columbia V1A 1X9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Kimberley
  • Phone Number: +1 250-427-5133
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