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Hofbräuhaus Newport

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Hofbräuhaus NewportHofbräuhaus Newport
very good

71 Ratings
Ratings: 71
Reviews: 50
rAvg: 3.96
pDev: 10.61%
Active Beers: 16
Beer Ratings: 162
Beer Avg: 3.97
Taps: 0
Bottles: 0
Cask: N
Beer-to-Go: N
[ Brewery, Bar, Eatery ]

200 E 3rd St
Newport, Kentucky, 41071-1612
United States
phone: (859) 491-7200

visit their websiteWebsite view map and get directionsMap @hofbrauhausnwpt

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(Place added by: brewdlyhooked13)
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Reviews by chilidog:
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4.6/5  rDev +16.2%

Made this a vacation must as we were doing the Newport acqarium later that afternoon.

Got to it about 2p.m. Plenty of free parking and no wait.

You walk in and the aroma hits you. Grains, yeast, kinda stable like. We were greeted by an older german guy, we talked abit about Octoberfests in our hometown area, very nice.

we were seated at one of the large wooden tables. Good atmosphere in front of the bar and cooper brewing kettle. The brewmaster was at work as its above the bar height, almost stage-like. Ok for entertainment for no music at our visit.

The beer was good, though they were out of the months special Bohemian Pils and the Dunkel. Both of which I wanted to try. Instead I had a liter of a back-up special offering, Zwickelbeer, an unfilter lager. It was offered by our pants sport'n waitress. It wasn't skirt time either, though she did show the kids her socks, very nice. She new her beer as well which was very cool.

The food was great. Good quality and good portion size. You can save some dough by ording from the second page sandwitch side, as we did.

Going at the off times are good if you have a kid or two. Only thing, you don't always get the full octoberfest feel. Even the old german greeter guy was gone leaving the gift shop unmaned. I wanted a glass but didn't go back in to track down my sock wear'n waitress. Oh well, next time, cause im go'en back!!

chilidog, Jul 25, 2008
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Not necessarily the place to go if you're on a tight budget, but the price for the portion size is awesome! We almost always bring home leftovers!

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Reasonable prices, but that's to be expected when the beer lacks flavor (completely unremarkable) and is served in mugs that are still hot from the dishwasher. I had the Dunkel which was okay, but not one of the better dunkels I've had. The premium lager tasted like what you'd expect a "premium" lager to taste like. All of this beer seems like what BMC people drink when they want to brag that they like good beer. Food is like a German version of Applebee's. Lots of cute girls as servers, which is fun, but doesn't overcome the fact that there are only four beers and the food tastes like it was microwaved. You can do a lot better across the river.

Building is really nice though.

rodney4130, Mar 13, 2012
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