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Bavarian Chef

Certificate of Excellence
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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200 Lafayette Blvd, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-6067
+1 540-656-2101
Tue - Sun 11:30 - 21:00
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Lakewood, New Jersey
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My family enjoyed an amazing meal at the Bavarian Chef in Fredericksburg, Virginia. The food was truly amazing -- prepared to perfection, served hot and without a lengthy wait. Our server was courteous and very efficient. We loved the ambiance of the place - all in all, it was a great experience! Highly recommended.

Thank happy660
King George, Virginia
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147 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I was able to get reservations just three days out. The staff was very friendly. I would highly recommend the chicken cordon blue.

Thank John S
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Housed in a handsome, old train station with an enticing menu, the veneer of this restaurant inspires high expectations, but the result felt uninspired and contrived.

Thank TheVirginiaRambler
Woodford, Virginia
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68 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Best restaurant in town! Try it for lunch all the menu and specials. How about a baked Alaska? Good service great beer and wine. Beautiful location bar with tv. This place fits Fredericksburg and the food is amazing.

Thank richlee1975
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I found this restaurant to be quaint and enjoyable, the food was good, the service was excellent, cold rainy day when I was here, warm and comfortable by the fire. I had the Baden Baden, stuffed chicken breast with a peach sauce not too sweet, very good, red cabbage was also good, mashed potatoes were ok, could have been hotter.... More 

Thank John H
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is outstanding. I had the bacon wrapped, shrimp stuffed, chicken breast and it was delicious! All of the sides were outstanding as well as the soft-pretzel appetizer! Very good food, worth every penny!!

Thank JSandMSfromKC
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely place to go whether it is a special night out or just meeting with friends. The atmosphere is cozy and the food is very good.

1 Thank wineandcheese2
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I went after my parents suggested it and he has never had German food like I have and he feel in love with the food and beer. They give you so much food but the flavors taste of heaven and I do not drink but the Hufbru beer was delicious.

1 Thank Chamorritagirl04
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

There is lots of unearned hype about this place locally. It is not a terrible place to eat but it is not on my personal top 20 spots in Fredericksburg. It is pricey and the ambiance and staff were just average. You won't be disappointed as long as you don't go in believing the local hype on this place.

Thank Joe_Black1971
Oakton, VA
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170 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here several times with my daughter and her husband. The food is outstanding,especially family style side dishes. Lots of food, great service.

1 Thank genegrandisle

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 200 Lafayette Blvd, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-6067
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fredericksburg
  • Phone Number: +1 540-656-2101
Historic Railroad Station -- The first Restaurnt "Bavarian Chef" is located in Madison, VA.

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