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Mr. Dunderbak's

YOUR RATING = None |
BA SCORE
92
outstanding

51 Reviews
PLACE INFO

Type: Bar, Eatery

14929 Bruce B Downs Blvd
Tampa, Florida, 33613-2860
United States

(813) 977-4104 | map
dunderbaks.com

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PLACE STATS
Place Score:
92
Reviews:
51
Ratings:
73
Avg:
4.12
pDev:
12.14%
 
 
Taps:
55
Bottles/Cans:
400
Cask:
Y
Beer-to-Go:
Y
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Reviews: 51 | Ratings: 73
Reviews by MarcatGSB:
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3.4/5  rDev -17.5%
vibe: 2.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5

I don't like writing bad reviews, so I'm going to try and keep this as cordial as possible...

Located in a strip mall type place, you walk thru the front door and there is stuff piled on top of one another...all beer stuff, kind of odd. Is this a retail store, a bar, a deli, what? I notice a room off the right that has bottles and bottles of craft beer...okay they have a retail space inside this bar/deli, cool. The host greets us, and we say we'd like to have a beer, and seeing how the bar was full, the host went into melt down mode, and couldn't figure out how to handle the situation. Well, we can sit on one of the three couches in ONE of the bar areas, or one of the tables, not a problem.
The selection is nice, again nothing outstanding. Heavy on German, and foreign pours, with some good craft speckled in there.
Everything was poured in proper glassware, but it just wasn't a very welcoming vibe, honestly. As we left, the host was bringing the open sign in, and it was 7...maybe that's why it was such a weird vibe, everyone was hustling to get out on a Sunday night. I will try this place again, but left feeling slighted and unfulfilled, it just wasn't what it's ninety something rating says it is. We did not try any food.

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Photo of Dave_Treat
4.19/5  rDev +1.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4.5 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.5

Photo of valrxman
3.66/5  rDev -11.2%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.5 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.25

Great traditional German restaurant with tasty food and wonderful beer. More than just German beer on tap and in bottles. Worth a visit. I will be back.
Cheers

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Photo of Cheesy_McDuck
4.94/5  rDev +19.9%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4.75 | selection: 5 | food: 5

This place is a sort of Beer Utopia. The food is incredible, the ambiance is incredible. I would love it, if this restaurant were in driving distance to my home. It's a very German style establishment, with delicious German food, and incredible German beer. If you're ever in Tampa, please for the Love of God visit this place.

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Photo of KensWorld
4.65/5  rDev +12.9%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.75 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.5

Photo of rjp217
4.66/5  rDev +13.1%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.75

Photo of Pyedog
4.98/5  rDev +20.9%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

On a recent trip to Tampa my wife and I chose Mr. Dunderbak's for our meal and incredible beer selection. A little research had shown me that this place had one of the finest tap selections in the area. No disappointments. The food is superb and very authentic, service was top notch (we sat at the bar). There is a small grocery store in the place selling primo quality wurst and other German condiments etc. We went back a second time and were again well pleased with everything.

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Photo of JaredSammy
5/5  rDev +21.4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Photo of suckaj
4.05/5  rDev -1.7%
vibe: 3.75 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.25

Photo of thestoutmaster
4.61/5  rDev +11.9%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75 | food: 4.5

Photo of DUNDERBAK
5/5  rDev +21.4%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

500 bottled beers, 52 drafts both local and international. an aged bottle selection of over 50 beers including Cantillion. The oldest beer bar in Tampa, over 40 years.

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Photo of matt23j
4.09/5  rDev -0.7%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of Jfishe13313
4.1/5  rDev -0.5%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4.25 | service: 3.75 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4

Wide selection, great german dishes.

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Photo of Zhillsgator
4.5/5  rDev +9.2%

Photo of Pinball_Guy
4.25/5  rDev +3.2%

Photo of JeffGarry
5/5  rDev +21.4%

Photo of WynnO
5/5  rDev +21.4%

Photo of PMSQueen
5/5  rDev +21.4%

Photo of Nick_isthatstillcool
4.25/5  rDev +3.2%

Photo of DNICE555
4.75/5  rDev +15.3%

Photo of BSchnab
4.75/5  rDev +15.3%

Photo of mogburn1317
4.75/5  rDev +15.3%

Photo of Comstock
4.26/5  rDev +3.4%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.75

Loved this place. Lots of great beer to try. Didn't try the food just drank and got some bottles to go of stuff I couldn't find at stores. Bottles are pretty unorganized and the tap menu cycles slowly with ads in between, but the staff is super helpful and will take the time to let you sample the taps or even scour through the bottles.

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Photo of SDean82
4.5/5  rDev +9.2%

Photo of stephensinner
4.25/5  rDev +3.2%

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Mr. Dunderbak's in Tampa, FL
92 out of 100 based on 51 ratings.
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