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Helga's German Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹German, European,
14197 E Exposition Ave, Aurora, CO 80012-2523
+1 303-344-5488
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“schnitzel” (49 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (11 reviews)
“rouladen” (8 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
German, European, Central European, Deli
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
14197 E Exposition Ave, Aurora, CO 80012-2523
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Very authentic and wonderful food here at Helga's! I has the sauerbraten and it was delish!! the spatzel was good too!! highly recommend

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

German here! Born and raised in Zweibrucken, Germany. This is the real deal. This is the food you get in Germany. My German opa made the exact same Cucumber salad, my German oma made the same exact potato salad. The Jagerschnitzel was on point and...More

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sometimes, you just want a German meal and Helgas does not disappoint. It has German beer on tap along with traditional German food. Not a great place for vegan or vegetarian but the vegetable side dishes could make a meal! The service is good and...More

Thank ColoradoBen1
Reviewed 14 May 2018

We went to Helga's for our Mother's Day lunch / dinner and it was very good. The waitress was wonderful and on top of everything. The food was amazing, like always! Just wanted to say thank you for such a good meal and afternoon!

Thank Jamie S
Reviewed 6 May 2018

Helga's had been recommended by a friend in Cheyenne, WY as excellent German Food. He was right on. The service was excellent, the preparation of the food was also excellent and the atmosphere was authentic German. Can't wait to go back for the last Friday...More

Thank FRED W
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Pleasant German eatery with a comfortable and unpretentious dining room. Entrees reflected authentic German recipes that were prepared very well. The spaetzle was excellent; best I’ve had in a long time. We split a very tasty apple strudel for dessert. Staff was very friendly and...More

Thank Don M
Reviewed 24 April 2018

I'll be moving from Aurora soon and the only thing I'll really miss is Helga's. I found this place while looking for German beer stores online, so of course I stopped in. It's like walking into Germany minus German speaking staff. The food is perfect...More

Thank sjklesh
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

A good German restaurant is extremely hard to find. So it comes as no surprise this one is highly recommended by folks traveling here. They were completely right!!! Great German beer, terrific food, even willing to take special orders. The hostess was wonderful and I...More

Thank walrathjrj
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Great German food..We have been to Helgas a few times and truly enjoyed their dinners.They have a small area inside where you can buy German goodies to take home.

Thank Diane D
Reviewed 20 March 2018

My mom passed away 3 years ago. I loved her German cooking. I was a military brat and grew up in Butzbach. My family came to visit me all over country. I TOOK THEM THERE! It did not let me down. Waiter amazing, food (just...More

Thank Elijah P
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Questions & Answers
Great Pyrenees R
25 October 2016|
Response from HelgasDeli | Property representative |
Yes, we have a pet friendly patio. Herb, the co-owner and Chef is a huge dog lover! We look forward to seeing you soon!
20 October 2016|
Response from moakleyman50 | Reviewed this property |
Sounds like a question the restaurant should answer via a phone call.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 25
German, European, Central European, Deli
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14197 E Exposition Ave, Aurora, CO 80012-2523
    (E. Exposition and S. Abilene St.)
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aurora
  • Phone Number: +1 303-344-5488
Step into the romantic 'Old World' of the Rhineland river valley in Germany. Experience the enchantment of quaint small towns, vineyards and farmlands as far as the eye can see while majestic medieval castles stand grandly in the distance. Absorb the delicious aromas of hearty, savory food being lovingly prepared in family kitchens sifting through open windows. Welcome to Helga's German Restaurant and Deli. Experience authentic German home-style food and drinks with served with a side of "Old World' charm. Helga's was created in 1989 as a mother-daughter venture with a small, four-table restaurant. After spending their childhood in Germany, siblings Herbert and Helga have continued the tradition of their mother, Berta. Today, Helga's has expanded but has not departed from its humble beginnings, gathering a large loyal following of wonderful customers. Helga, Herbert and family maintain a warm and friendly environment where you can sit down to an authentic and delicious home-style German meal with family and friends. In the true spirit of a family-owned restaurant, Helga and Herbert are directly involved in ensuring the satisfaction of each and every one of their customers. Please do not hesitate to ask for either Helga or Herbert or approach them when you see them in the restaurant. They are happy to offer menu or deli suggestions, or even take a moment to just stop by and chat with you in German or English.
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