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Bavarian Chef

₹₹ - ₹₹₹German, European,
200 Lafayette Blvd, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-6067
+1 540-656-2101
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“schnitzel” (49 reviews)
“creamed corn” (21 reviews)
“apple strudel” (15 reviews)
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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200 Lafayette Blvd, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-6067
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1 - 10 of 481 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a German restaurant and we had a late prix fixe dinner, our waiter (I wish I could remember his name) was exceptional. The food was very, very good and there was enough for us to take home and have enough for dinner the...More

Thank Leo S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Warm, welcoming atmosphere in a charming converted train station. Outdoor dining for enjoying nice weather. We tried the delicious sausage plate appetizer - enough to share for 2-3 people. The Jaeger schnitzel was tender and perfectly cooked with the best mushroom sauce we've ever had....More

Thank ChrisandRobin2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff was awesome in accommodating me with a tight time schedule to still enjoy a fabulous dinner. I stop here every time I am in the area and have many good memories of prior visits.

Thank CoachClark721
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very special restaurant. Housed in the old Fredericksburg train station, and true to the towns original roots. Nicely restored, and decorated and you are immediately made to feel comfortable. Staff is polite, efficient.and well versed in menu selections. And the food is indescribably delicious. All...More

1  Thank sjtcjft
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lee was knowledgeable about the food and menu. Nice atmosphere, friendly staff. The food was phenomenal. Large portions, filling, very good.

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Where to begin? Bavarian Chef never disappoints. We have been many times, most recently twice during Summer Restaurant Week in Fredericksburg. We loved Oompah Shrimp, a special. The shrimp was beer battered, perfectly cooked, with a spicy sauce. Ordinarily, our favorite appetizers are Nῡrnburger Bratwurst...More

Thank MC_3Traveller
Reviewed 10 August 2017

When I first pulled up to this house with my wife I was curious about what to expect because I'm so accustomed to cooperate hotels. When we first walked in there was this old house smell that through me off a little bit, but as...More

Thank Theodore A
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Authentic Bavarian food. Wide selections of schnitzel and othe great Bavarian food. Unique setting in an old railroad station. Great atmosphere, nice side dish selections including awesome mashed potatoes. Good old fashion high end service. This was my third visit. My favorite is the smoked...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We stopped by for a lunch during restaurant week in Fredericksburg. The staff were all very nice, and our food was served promptly. Excellent shrimp appetizers and the schnitzel made for a wonderful meal. The portions were generous and tasty, and the service was excellent.

Thank mcdh4561
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Had lunch while visiting historical sites in Fredericksburg. Pet friendly on the patio. The Schweineschnitzel was very tasty and screamin' hot; loved their potato pancakes, German potato salad and red cabbage too. Others really liked their salmon entree too. Lunch portions were very generous. Looked...More

Thank Mark T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, 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
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