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Bodensee Restaurant

64 Munich Strasse, Helen, GA 30545
+1 706-878-1026
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“spaetzle” (172 reviews)
“sampler” (77 reviews)
“salad” (200 reviews)
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64 Munich Strasse, Helen, GA 30545
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The food and service was outstanding. All questions of the menu were fully explained. I wasn't sure of the beer so she brought a few samples. Overall a great experience.

Thank JJdub505
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were on our annual girls trip and decided to try this restaurant. I am thankful we did. The food was delicious and abundant. We were all stuffed when we left. We had: saurbraten, Jeiger Snitzels, Chicken Snitzels, red cabbage, potatoes, apple strudel, and bravarin...More

Thank L K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lunch was good except the French fries were called potatoes and this was not what we expected. The goulash soup and creme puff pastry was amazing. Nice atmosphere and good service.

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great restaurant. The food was very well prepared and the menu was extensive. It is located just off the main street behind Wendy's. They offer a wide selection of German beer in the appropriate sized liter mugs.

Thank ArtieQL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I lived in germany for a few years and this place is awesome. Good food. Good beer and an awesome staff.

Thank Jimmy A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful dinner during our stay in Helen. The Sampler was suggested and was an excellent choice. It provided a full range of German dishes; all of which were very good. The tiramisu cake for dessert wasn't very good.

Thank Greg P
Reviewed 1 week ago

We know nothing about German food so my husband and I shared a Sampler Platter that included a little bit of everything...Sauerbraten, Schweinbraten, Beef Roll, Smoked Pork Chops, Homemade Wurst, with Spaetzle, Sauerkraut, German Potato Salad and Red Cabbage. I think the overall family favorite...More

Thank Marci F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Helen, GA for my daughter’s wedding. While touring the town, my wife, daughter(sister of the bride-to-be) along with my brother and sister-in-law had and excellent German lunch at the Bodensee Restaurant.

Thank 50bentonm
Reviewed 1 week ago

Needed a place to eat while passing through Helen. Hotel manager recommended this place across the street. We were not disappointed. Great choices. Not to be missed in a Village with dozens of good German restaurants. Everything home made style.

Thank Ralph S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great German food with huge portions. The server was knowledgeable & efficient. It was a bit noisy due to crowded seating. Many of the seats are cover with some type of fur, kinda weird. It’s probably the best German food in Helen, GA.

Thank Eileen G
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Dana S
15 October 2017|
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Response from InConstantPursuit | Reviewed this property |
after 12:30
Jamie S
6 September 2017|
Response from KitDuluCa | Reviewed this property |
They have two, and each are about $50. It's totally worth it; they are so, so good. We got the grilled sampler on the far right on the menu and it was fab!
30 April 2017|
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Response from grownupwords | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Great food. Great service. Lunch prices were reasonable.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 49
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 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: 64 Munich Strasse, Helen, GA 30545
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Helen
  • Phone Number: +1 706-878-1026
Centrally located with complimentary parking for all of our guests.
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