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Swakopmund Brauhaus

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German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, International
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Brauhaus Arcade | PO.Box 185, Swakopmund, Namibia
+264 64 402 214
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

it was a lovely experience to be there. A wonderful atmosphere. Always people. Service is great. Not really cold beer but it was a lekker place. Food was amazingly delicious. Best schnitzels ever.o

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Thank Tanya H
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

What an amazing experience. Food is amazing. A real German feeling when you walk in there. Great. In the heart of the city .

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St. Albert, Canada
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181 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

You will be surprised at the size of the portions. The Pigs Knuckle can easily be spit in two. The Bratwurst and Sauerkraut dish is almost too big. The selection of beer will satisfy anyone. The entire meal was very economical for the size of portions. Reservations are recommended. It is a very busy establishment.

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Thank Kenn J
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

After walking through the quaint shops of Swakopmund, we stopped for lunch at the Brauhaus. Quaint atmosphere. Good eisbein. (Don't order the dumplings-yuck). We were served by one happy waitress and one grumpy one. And, apparently Hansa and Windhoek on tap is "the same thing" according to grumpy waitress. The boys loved the sign on the bathroom door?!? 12:30 was... More 

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Edinburg, Virginia
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33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

Informal and fun, a perfect lunchtime treat. A traditional German menu with excellent beers. Take a break and retreat to Germany!

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Thank southernsaga
South Africa
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23 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

We wanted to do german, why not when in Swakop. We were eight people and had some lekker weiss beer. Everybody's food was great and the male waiter we had was very good. Will visit again.

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Thank henk1961
Brussels, Belgium
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32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

Ok, I am not really sure why you would want to go to German restaurant in Namibia, and yes I know Swakopmund was a German colony - but assuming you do this is a good fun choice. Service is good and food quality fine ..and beers excellent.

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Brecon, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

Slightly intimidating when you go in as it seemed to be all locals. The food was, of its type very good, plentiful and solid. Meaty but possibly not the ideal place for veggies. Service was a bit hit and miss as they only seemed to have one waitress but it was an interesting experience if you have never been to... More 

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Beira
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

Being in Namibia we were expecting to have some hearty German cuisine so this was an obvious choice. Unfortunately it was decidedly average. The restaurant and bar seems to mix locals and tourists with a focus on getting people in, feeding them and getting them out again. It did not feel welcoming. Service was not attentive and when we complained... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

We had to make last minute plans as the hotel restaurant was closed, and despite being fully booked ( as they normally are) they made a plan and the food was excellent, ambiance always great, and the service was friendly and perfect.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brauhaus Arcade | PO.Box 185, Swakopmund, Namibia
  • Location: Africa  >  Namibia  >  Erongo Region  >  Swakopmund
  • Phone Number: +264 64 402 214

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?