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Kaiserhof Restaurant & Biergarten

$$ - $$$German, European,
San Diego, CA
+1 619-224-0606
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“sauerbraten” (15 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (16 reviews)
“cucumber salad” (10 reviews)
4:30 pm - 9:00 pmAll hours
German, European, Central European
$$ - $$$
San Diego, CA
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Between the decor, the waiters/waitresses in costume, the food and the service, this is one of the finest german food establishment I have eaten at. Attention to details and to customer is exemplary. The veal cutlet was tender, perfectly breaded and perectly cooked. My dining...More

Thank Cl1kker
Reviewed 18 December 2017

My wife is from Germany and I have been there several times, so I won't enter the debate about whether this a an authentic German restaurant, but I will tell tell you we both love it here. (For some reason people like to debate how...More

Thank mahdeeyo
Reviewed 26 November 2017

While in San Diego decided to try Kaiserhof as one of our travelling companions had read about it. Portions are large so go hungry. Food was pretty authentic and has a large variety on the menu.

Thank klondyke1947
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Sauerbraten of sliced dry over-cooked beef (not chunks); sauce overly sour with no taste of ginger snaps. Missed the apple chunks in the red cabbage. No bacon in potato salad. If you never had the real thing, you won't miss it; so enjoy. If you...More

Thank GinnyLu
Reviewed 1 November 2017

Full menu of great food. AND they have a Happy Hour too. Tuesday - Friday. Closed on Mondays. Nice place to visit. Sometimes parking may be a little tight.

Thank mapster1030
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The plentiful and delicious German cuisine at this place is amazing! Not to mention the selection of draft beers and wine! I had the Rouladen ( rolled steak) and it melted in my mouth. The sides are wonderful and authentic as well. Red cabbage, spatzele,...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Looking for authentic German cuisine? I have found the schnitzel, sauerbraten and rouladen for your discerning taste. Walking through the door, the server's and the decor will transported you to a European German restaurant and biergarten. Go for the food and experience the ambiance of...More

Thank Stacheck
Reviewed 7 August 2017

This place has real German food, beer and atmosphere. The decor brings us back to my military time in Berlin where I met my wife many years ago. But, what makes it "echt" is the food. Sauerbraten that, my German wife, said was excellent. My...More

Thank l1106410
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We finally made it Kaiserhof this year on our family trip to San Diego. We've been trying to go over the last couple of years, but we must have gone on a Monday (they are closed) or at lunch time during the week (also closed)....More

Thank trdferg
Reviewed 23 May 2017

If you like German food, this is the place in San Diego. My favorite is their Sauerbraten. There is a nice atmosphere and an authentic German Beer Garden.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30
German, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: San Diego, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego>  > Ocean Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Ocean Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 619-224-0606
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