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₹₹ - ₹₹₹German, , European
2210 NE Jefferson Ave, Peoria, IL 61603-2953
+1 309-686-9739
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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German, Bar, European, Central European
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2210 NE Jefferson Ave, Peoria, IL 61603-2953
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The German Beer selection here is amazing; so many beers so little time. The food selection is wonderful and the Pork Shank is INCREDIBLE. There are other items to chose from that are great, but the Pork Shank is my favorite to order when we...More

Thank Jill D
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We had a good time. Great beer menu and the place was packed. We decided to get dessert as well which ended up being a good call.

Thank Joshua S
Reviewed 24 December 2017

I have lived in Peoria for almost 11 years. I have wanted to eat at the Hofbrau, for a long time. So for my birthday, we came here. The meal was good, service very good. We had the sausage appetizer, which for $10 is very...More

Thank notme2017
Reviewed 2 December 2017

The best German food we have found in Central Illinois. The interesting interior design makes you feel like you are in Germany. A varied menu of German and a few American favorites to meet the tastes of everyone. The friendly attentive staff will gladly help...More

Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 30 November 2017

If you want German food this is the place. The food here is very good and the service is always excellent. Lunch and dinner menu are different not sure if you can get lunch menu at night either way the food is very good and...More

Thank PCBIllinois
Reviewed 10 November 2017

My friends and my husband and I visit the Hofbrau after the German Fest in downtown Peoria. What a great little place. The atmosphere is charming and the food is always great. I particularly like the ham shank dinner....YUM....Have never been disappointed here. The servers...More

Thank juliemH9001WM
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Ham shanks and spetzel off the hook would be nice to be away from the bar however the food makes up for thr distraction

Thank Edward S
Reviewed 31 October 2017

A business associate and I wanted to try this Hofbrau to see how good their food was. We were not disappointed. The setting is pretty Hofbrau-like. Heavy accents of wood, dark and old-looking; we could have been in a Bavarian castle for all you could...More

Thank Antiquetuck
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This is a very interesting place for lunch and I presume dinner as well. I had lunch here with some friends and we got a range of food from the traditions brat to a ruben to the more classic german bar food. The prices are...More

Thank Stan S
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for great German food...look no further than this place! We were quite pleased with our meals and appetizers! Menu selection is awesome and .... WOW....the food was amazing! Seating is limited so calling ahead is suggested. Don’t let the low light...More

Thank writer1969
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Bar, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2210 NE Jefferson Ave, Peoria, IL 61603-2953
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Peoria
  • Phone Number: +1 309-686-9739
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