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Bavarian Chef

$$ - $$$German, European,
200 Lafayette Blvd, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-6067
+1 540-656-2101
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“sausage sampler” (11 reviews)
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
200 Lafayette Blvd, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-6067
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I took a quick peek at the other reviews for this restaurant and I was SHOCKED!! Did they eat at the same restaurant I did?? The food was anything BUT excellent, and I can't imagine even calling it good or average! My spouse and friends...More

Thank VirginiaAntiquer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent cuts of meat, fresh asparagus, authentic German side dishes, extensive wine list, and genuinely friendly waitstaff. The dining areas are spacious and dimly lit, providing for a calm, relaxed atmosphere. It wasn’t very busy when I visited, so the atmosphere may vary during other...More

Thank David U
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was a huge restaurant with great atmosphere. The food was outstanding. Giant pretzel and a pickle martini. The sausage sampler was outstanding. White asparagus was amazing. Highly suggest the specials.

Thank James C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We gathered together to try a new restaurant. Unfortunately the food was so very heavy. Whole stewed peaches on chicken...the portions were too large Lots of sauces & what I imagine is authentic food. I think it would be good to know what you are...More

Thank bethknows2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Bavarian Chef for lunch on the weekend. The staff was friendly, and the portions were HUGE. This restaurant is located in an old train station, which is really interesting to see. Unfortunately, the bathrooms are falling apart a little, and could...More

Thank Nymph74
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was amazing....large portions and delicious! The service was excellent even though it was a busy night. We will definite visit again!

Thank melissacrane2016
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

After spending 19 months in Germany the Bavarian Chief is the closest to the food of Frankfurt am Main that I have found. I can recommend it without reservation

Thank 677erneste
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Had a mid day meal for my birthday. Potato dumplings were cold and rolls over cooked to where they crumbled into pieces. Barely warm beef dish was tough and over seasoned. Not worth the high price.

Thank darrellc505
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

We met our daughter and her family there for a lunch. The good - - friendly staff - cute atmosphere in an old train station - the family style sides were good - pretzel appetizer was very good - convenient parking There not so good...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We stopped to have lunch on a Saturday and although we ordered the appetizer sausage platters and the spaetzle and purple cabbage, we were more than satisfied! The platters came with portions of homemade sauerkraut and mashed potatoes and a basket of fresh rolls and...More

Thank Kathleenreed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Lafayette Blvd, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-6067
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-656-2101
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