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Old German

₹₹ - ₹₹₹German, ,
117 S Ashley St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1348
+1 734-741-7325
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
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“soft pretzels” (2 reviews)
“spring rolls” (2 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
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German, Bar, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
117 S Ashley St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1348
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Great location and atmosphere downtown Ann Arbor. Can go there for great food, beer and even catch a game with provided tvs in lower level. Awesome spring rolls and chicken sliders!

Thank Shawn B
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Came here after a Michigan game with a group of 10. Old German was able to accommodate our group, while other places couldn't. Drinks and food were good. This is definitely primarily a drink location, not a food stop. The selection for food is limited,...More

Thank Kasia R
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I visited the Old German restaurant as a kid, and though this is the same name, they created a bar under the old restaurant that is now occupied by Grizzly Peak. The decorating still gives the vibe of the old restaurant which is very cool...More

Thank SGS1260
Mission_Management, Guest Relations Manager at Old German, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

SuSanSk, Thank you so much for sharing this with us! We are so happy to hear about your visit with us! We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 4 January 2017

Who'd have thunk under a busy brewery is situated an old, dingy, funky cool basement bar? My fiance went exploring during dinner at Grizzly Peak and discovered this gem down below. We finished dinner and skipped a second round upstairs to get a drink downstairs....More

Thank Elizabeth S
Liz M, Guest Relations Manager at Old German, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2017

racegrrl, Thank you for joining us and exploring around. We apologize on the drink time, fifteen minutes is quite too long. Thank you for letting us know! We cannot wait to have you back soon!

Reviewed 17 November 2016

My husband and I went here last night for the very first time. We were so happy that we did! The bartender, Chelsea, was amazing! The beer is delicious and very reasonably priced. The happy hour specials are insane! Make sure to stop by for...More

Thank Coachdeb
Liz M, Guest Relations Manager at Old German, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2017

Coachdeb- Thanks so much for your nice review! Glad you had a good time at the Old German. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

The appetizer type food was good but the place is very loud with the crowd as well as music that is very loud making it hard to have a conversation.

Thank Laura J
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing little brew pub! Great beer ... and you can try them all in a flight! You can't go wrong! The staff was fun, and on a Friday night it was lively! Fun place to pop into!

Thank Charlotte D
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We ordered the fleet of beers our favorite was the Grizzly peak we also ordered so many appetizers it made a meal but they were all good my favorite was the Reuben Spring rolls I hope they never take those off the menu my second...More

Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

I seem to end up at this place every few months when my wife is out of town. I really like the setting - down the stairs into a cellar, but clean, quiet and warm. Feels like a righteous setting to settle into some comfort...More

Thank MB642
Liz M, Public Relations Manager at Old German, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2015

Hi M B- Thank you so much for visiting Old German and taking the time to share your feedback. We’re truly sorry that your experience did not meet your expectations. We want to ensure our customers have an excellent experience, and we apologize that our...More

Reviewed 19 October 2015

This place has a fun, intimate feel. The bar space is very cool and the staff make you feel like you are a welcome guest in a cozy Bavarian pub. What I truly appreciated was the quality of the food. I had the soft pretzels,...More

Thank Paul A
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German, Bar, Pub
Dinner, Drinks
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  • Address: 117 S Ashley St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1348
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Ann Arbor
  • Phone Number: +1 734-741-7325
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