Hofbräuhaus Newport

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BA SCORE
3.88/5
Very Good
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PLACE INFO

Type: Brewery, Bar, Eatery

200 E 3rd St
Newport, Kentucky, 41071-1612
United States

(859) 491-7200 | map
hofbrauhausnewport.com

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BEER STATS
Beers:
23
Reviews:
87
Ratings:
201
PLACE STATS
BA Score:
3.95/5
Reviews:
51
Ratings:
84
pDev:
10.63%
 
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Reviews: 51 | Ratings: 84
Reviews by parrothead2004:
Photo of parrothead2004
3.8/5  rDev -3.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 3 | food: 4

After visiting Hofbräuhaus in Munich a few months ago, we decided to try the domestic verion on our last visit to the Cincinnati area.

We went on a weekday afternoon a few days before New Years. The initial impression was decor and furniture were spot on, in a smaller form. Lots of heavy wooden furniture, beautiful steins, paintings, much of which was imported from the German location.

Our waiter was very friendly, and a bit hung over. He mentioned there was a keg tapping the night before, and he did a lot of research on the new beer. He was friendly and helpful, if a bit foggy.

The food was good, especially since they had veggie burgers not offered at the original Haus. The potato pancakes were delicious as well. The real letdown was the size of the pretzels. They were good, and fresh, but not particularly big.

The beer was excellent. We had the Dunkel and Hefeweizen by the liter. They were fresh, served at the right temperature, and great examples of their style.

Overall, a great place for a beer and lunch. It is not the crazy entertainment destination like its Munich counterpart, but it's closer and we didn't have to pay in Euro!

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More User Reviews:
Photo of ObiBeerCanobi
4.55/5  rDev +15.2%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 4 | selection: 4.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of firkingroovin
3.39/5  rDev -14.2%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 2.5 | food: 3

Photo of wingedeel
3.86/5  rDev -2.3%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.75 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4

Reasonably authentic German beer house, right by the touristy levee area in Newport. Large, open dining area with community tables. Some bar rail seating, which is where we sat.

The German style beers were nicely done, and served in full or 1/2 liter mugs. In my opinion they were not fantastic, but certainly well worth drinking. They have a can filling station for to go consumption, but they seemed a bit pricey.

The food menu was fairly large, we just split a appetizer sampler plate which was huge , consisting of sauerkraut balls, potato pancakes, fried pickles etc. It was more than enough for two at a reasonable price.

Would return.

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Photo of CBrodbeck
3.41/5  rDev -13.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 3.25 | service: 3.5 | selection: 3.25 | food: 3.5

Photo of LencerSpewis
4.53/5  rDev +14.7%
vibe: 3 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

Photo of FLBeerGuy
4.03/5  rDev +2%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 4 | service: 4 | selection: 4 | food: 4

Photo of Hopportunistic
4.06/5  rDev +2.8%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4.25 | service: 4 | selection: 3.75 | food: 4.5

Photo of Doublechar0517
3.89/5  rDev -1.5%
vibe: 4.75 | quality: 4 | service: 4.25 | selection: 3 | food: 4

Photo of AGJ_87
3.45/5  rDev -12.7%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 3 | selection: 4 | food: 1

Photo of Winston3737
4.45/5  rDev +12.7%
vibe: 5 | quality: 4.5 | service: 4.25 | selection: 4.25 | food: 4.75

Photo of DannyDK
3.68/5  rDev -6.8%
vibe: 4.5 | quality: 4 | service: 3 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4

Photo of cincyfan81
5/5  rDev +26.6%
vibe: 5 | quality: 5 | service: 5 | selection: 5 | food: 5

another must stop every time we are in this awesome city!!! such a festive atmosphere and a real authentic german atmosphere

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Photo of Jstonerock24
3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

Photo of Soto
4/5  rDev +1.3%

Photo of chrismattlin
4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

Photo of cfrobrew
3.5/5  rDev -11.4%

Photo of MaseFace
4/5  rDev +1.3%

Photo of ZombiesAteMyDog
3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

Photo of TheBeerAlmanac
4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

Photo of Jasonchair
4/5  rDev +1.3%

Photo of Jasoncolliver
4.35/5  rDev +10.1%
vibe: 4 | quality: 4 | service: 4.5 | selection: 4.5 | food: 5

excellent place for a good night of German food and good beer. They established a new beer, the Hofbrau Hallodri, which was excellent!

I would definitely return, as the food, service, and atmosphere were absolutely awesome!

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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Photo of West_Chester_Ale_Tester
3.79/5  rDev -4.1%
vibe: 4.25 | quality: 3.75 | service: 3.75 | selection: 3.5 | food: 4.25

Photo of midlifec
3.75/5  rDev -5.1%

Photo of fleurdelou
4.25/5  rDev +7.6%

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Hofbräuhaus Newport in Newport, KY
Brewery rating: 3.88 out of 5 with 201 ratings