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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%
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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 yesterday via mobile

The atmosphere, dinner rolls and fresh butter, avocado Louis, duck, pork tenderloin, and special dessert of chocolate raspberry cake was PERFECT. Can't wait to return.

Thank Amanda J
Reviewed 2 days ago

We eat at the Springhouse Tavern whenever we visit Gettysburg. The food is very good and the atmosphere is fun. I would have given an excellent review but the seating in the tavern is very close. I am sure if this was a tavern in...More

Thank bronxpa
Reviewed 3 days ago

We accidentally went to the Tavern in the basement then found out the dinning room was upstairs. Because of this we enjoyed the ambiance of both. Go down stairs and feel like you are in a 1860's pub. it was lit mostly with candles. we...More

1  Thank TinaIH
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent food, fantastic service and ambience. We were seated upstairs in one of the bedrooms. Servers wore period clothing. Would dine here again when in the area.

Thank DontStopExploring
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We ate in the Tavern for a late lunch. First time here. Great menu options. Quaint atmosphere. My husband said it was the best pecan pie he ever ate! Wonderful service. Highly recommend reservations for evening hours.

Thank Kim B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed our dinner at the Dobbin House. The food was good, service was great, and the establishment has done an excellent job of keeping in the historical period. It must be difficult to modify a 150 year old building, to include the modern conveniences,...More

Thank Alan s
Reviewed 4 days ago

Weekday family lunch in the Springhouse Tavern after a morning of touring. Pub dining room was cold, super dark and tightly packed in, but all part of authenticity of an early American basement pub over a spring. Was a slow weekday and it was crowded...More

Thank JM W
Reviewed 4 days ago

The place to go for French Onion Soup! Salads are always fresh and the chicken is yummy! We visit at least 2-4 times a month for lunch or dinner.We love the downstairs pub for the atmosphere and the food.

Thank Terri M
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went here during the reenactment. The food there was amazing I liked the atmosphere as well. The outfits, etc. Servers are hard working.Spinach salad with bacon dressing is to die for!

Thank michaeldufffin
Reviewed 4 days ago

Was a little disappointed in the food but the place is very cool. Service was average - tried to seat us (7 people) at a totally too small booth (later only 2 people sat there) and we had to wait - which as okay. Lighting...More

Thank KLRF1
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Questions & Answers
19 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
22 February 2017|
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Response from mohmoh08 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, children are allowed
31 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
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
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
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