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Hofbrau

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106 E Bishop St, Bellefonte, PA 16823
+1 814-355-5529
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16:00 - 20:30
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Hours:
Sun 16:00 - 20:30
Mon - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

The BEST PIZZA EVER!!!!! A must try if you're in Bellefonte!! Fun atmosphere and a great place to hang out with friends ... Friendly staff and good food!

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Thank Lori O
Kansas City, Kansas
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

We first thought this was going to be a German restaurant from the online menu. We were disappointed to see only wings and pizza once we arrived. Hot wings were terribly hot. Waitress did warn us but they were still much worse than expected. Cheese sticks were acceptable. Avoid if you want a German dinner but fine if you only... More 

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Thank Myers1624
Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

It has lots of charm -- it's looked the same for many years. The pizza is unique to this restaurant and excellent -- very popular among the locals. Very casual dining. Drawback could be that there is only on-street parking.

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Thank Happyshopper021
Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
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190 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

Bellefonte has way more than it's share of Italian/Pizza places. This one is by far the best. It' been a local favorite for as long as I can remember. Their pizza is from a wood fired oven and comes with good portions of fresh toppings. Our favorite is the pepperoni which is hand cut hunks as opposed to the perfect... More 

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Thank Electraglide2005
Bellefonte, Pennsylvania, United States
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016

Yes the pizza is great. And I love their wing sauce, too. But I find their prices to be way too high. Service is also very hit or miss.

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Thank Joel N
Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
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57 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

I suppose I have been coming here for 50 years or more so I guess I can call myself a regular. My wife and I come here almost every Saturday with friends after church. The menu doesn't change and the food is good and you can have the "World Famous Pizza" wings, sandwiches and salads. Lots of friendly people and... More 

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Pennsylvania
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185 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016

we had heard they have good food and we had a coupon so decided to try it out. we had the chicken wings and they were amazing! if you like the wing to be crispy instead of soggy, this is the place to try. and the seasoning and sauces are delicious. one thing to note is that they have very... More 

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Thank granniesmith
Bellefonte, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

We have had take out and eaten at this restaurant. The food is great, pizza is the best around, prices were reasonable and the restaurant has great character. Definitely recommend.

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Thank Cindy R
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72 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015

This is easily the best pizza in Centre County. I love the thin, crunchy crust that's darker on the bottom- it makes the pizza special. They don't go light on toppings, either (as so many places seem to). The pizza is served piping hot, but it's equally good as a cold breakfast the next day- if you can stay away... More 

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Thank Roxy314
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

This could be described on the tiny side of pubs, but it is always busy. A staple of Bellefonte, its been around forever. Has THE BEST pizza around Centre county hands down. Always good. Good sandwiches as well. My pick for pizza anytime. Highly recommended!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 10
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza, American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 20:30
Monday
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 106 E Bishop St, Bellefonte, PA 16823
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Bellefonte
  • Phone Number: +1 814-355-5529

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?