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Hovels Hausbrauerei

$$ - $$$German, European,
Hoher Wall 5-7 | 44137 Dortmund, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 231 9145470
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good44%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“schnitzel” (9 reviews)
“schweinshaxe” (3 reviews)
“pork” (3 reviews)
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hoher Wall 5-7 | 44137 Dortmund, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

I had a light bite - currywurst and it was anything but light, quite tasty and washed down with the local beers which were actually lovely. However, not taking credit cards for less than 20euros is crazy and meant I had to have another beer...More

Thank Blueto
Reviewed 13 August 2017

We went with local relatives for a real German dinner. The first thing that caught my eye on the menu was the grilled Schweinshaxe -- one kilogram of pig's foot! I split this and another dish (a mixed platter) with my son. This was a...More

Thank ErnestFromBaltimore
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We had a great time, the terrace is very nice and I recommend to eat outside when the weather allows you. The Hövels beer is lovely and the menu offers a nice choice with very decent prices.

Thank Felix H
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent service.Good food and home made beer.We had a lovely evening at the brewery watching crouds and crouds of locals and tourists comming to enjoy their meals.

Thank Tania K
Reviewed 30 June 2017

We went to Hovels Hausbrauerei in late June. The place is really nice, we picked it for that authentic beerhouse look and feel. Staff is nice and helpful , even if English language is not their strong point. The food, a delight, specialty the Hövels...More

Thank Daniel_TM
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We just wanted to have a light lunch and ordered two soups and Salzkuchen mit Mett, a very typical bread with minced raw pork. It took forever for the soups to arrive despite the restaurant being practically empty and one of the soups was just...More

Thank Serge B
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Visiting Germany one expects to be bombarded with tons of meat dishes. And, yes, they are there! However, I am a lacto-ovo, pesco vegetarian and thought this would be a problem. At least 60 of us were at this restaurant and everyone loved their meals...More

Thank Flowers L
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Quite nice restaurant with a big patio. It's quite busy on a Borussia match Saturday. The service is quite slow. They serve tasty Zwickelbier.

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Well, the place has a terrace wich for a cigarette smoker like me is like the best thing possible for a restaurant. They have one of the best beers I have ever tasted and the food is very good too! Portions are huge like in...More

Thank Mateiu R
Reviewed 16 February 2017

The beer and spirits variety in Hövels Hausbrauerei is exceptional - and all their own finely crafted and perfectly distilled spirits. Superb attentive and efficient service with a smile. THE place to visit for a homely German evening out.

Thank Michael L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 29
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hoher Wall 5-7 | 44137 Dortmund, 44137 Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Dortmund
  • Phone Number: +49 231 9145470
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