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Brauhaus Schmitz

₹₹ - ₹₹₹German, , European
718 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2023
+1 267-909-8814
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“potato pancakes” (30 reviews)
“sauerkraut” (30 reviews)
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German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, Gluten Free Options
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718 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2023
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food at this place is great. After a trip to Munich I never thought I would find schweinhaxen in Philadelphia, I was so wrong. They also have a great beer selection. 🍺👍

1  Thank Eric B
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Everything from the food to the atmosphere to the beer was delicious! When the beer menu is bigger than the food menu and everything is still delicious, thank you!

1  Thank TopazDreams13
Reviewed 29 January 2018

My friend and I had 2 different German beers which were excellent! We both had veal schnitzel. It was good but a little too thick for me. Dessert was bread pudding which was excellent. A little pricey but it is South Street! Service was a...More

Thank olney1944
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

I am a frequent traveler in Germany, and adore the active, convivial and slightly-crazed atmosphere of the beer halls in Bavaria. Substitute football in the background, a slightly younger crowd and change to English, but leaving everything else in place, and there you have the...More

1  Thank ianbtv
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Awesome gem in the city of Brotherly Love. Good beer selection, nice feel, well decorated. A friend of our is from Germany and he raved about the food choices. The charcuterie platter was divine, easily enough for 2, and with bread, beer or wine a...More

Thank RichC250
Reviewed 1 December 2017

This is one of my favorite bars in Philadelphia. They have an excellent selection of German beers by the liter and half liter and if you don't know what to get ask the bartenders and they will steer you in a good direction. The food...More

Thank GentlemanlyScholar
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Great dinner at Brauhaus Schmitz. Very pleasant staff. Beer menu was quite extensive, too bad they didn't have my first choice available. But we both found something we liked. The meal was quite good. Seemed to be fairly authentic, cripsy pork and sauerkraut. Apfelstrüdel was...More

Thank Adam M
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Nice stop on a Sunday afternoon stroll down South Street. So many beers to choose from, I had the bartender pick for me and she did a great job providing an Oktoberfest that my taste buds agreed with. Had a snack of pretzel with crab...More

Thank Kaje20
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

On a lazy Saturday afternoon we were craving some good German Food and beer as my friend hadn't ever tried German food. They had live entertainment that was pleasant background music especially with the windows open. We had the sausage platter. The potato salad was...More

Thank zzz182323
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Family decided to return to the Brauhaus Schmitz to celebrate two birthdays. We were all looking forward to this meal since eating here a year ago. Food was delicious ... schnitzel, sausage platters and yummy side dishes (spaetzle, red cabbage, sauerkraut and German potato salad)....More

Thank Terri F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
German, Bar, European, Pub, Central European, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 718 South St, Philadelphia, PA 19147-2023
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center East
  • Neighbourhood: City Center East
  • Phone Number: +1 267-909-8814
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