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The Old Bauernhaus

$$ - $$$German, European,
280 Norton Ave, Kimberley, British Columbia V1A 1X9, Canada
+1 250-427-5133
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bavarian feast” (53 reviews)
“schnitzel” (46 reviews)
“baked brie” (9 reviews)
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
280 Norton Ave, Kimberley, British Columbia V1A 1X9, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the ambiance. Need reservations. Busy place. Great food....good wiener schnitzel, house classic. Waitress very professional, but was the low point of the evening.

Thank motorbodies
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A bonus to our community since the day it opened.This evening was no different , excellent all the way around. Needed a special favor, and we were accomodated without hesitation. I would like to think it was because we are locals, but I know that...More

1  Thank Garry S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

staff is knowledgeable on menu, very friendly, reasonably priced. great time with family and friends always

Thank trekker8417
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a lovely place for dinner, atmosphere and food were excellent. The owners are always on hand to make sure you are well taken care of.

Thank D2wright
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were staying at the ski hill and popped over here for dinner. The food and staff were really great. Everything we had was excellent but the cheese fondue was spectacular. They bake their own bread and it was delicious and better than the usual...More

Thank abigllama
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every year we visit this restaurant. We always come away very satisfied. The service and food remain top notch and consist@nt. Please don’t change a thing....

Thank Lally354
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really great place to eat. Friendly staff, lovely setting and great food. We have skied in Austria many times and never had food this good there so full marks . The feast option is really good and just to add some extra...More

1  Thank Ian H H
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Our group of 4 had the feast. It was fabulous - one of the nicest meals we have ever had! Lots of variety - every dish was outstanding. Our Australian friends were very impressed. Good value, good service. Lovely evening!

1  Thank Bonnie O
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Great food but yes you are eating in a barn. I like the old architecture and history. Great for apres ski but you may need reservations.

Thank Aaron H
Reviewed 13 January 2018

Truly an unusual place to head for dinner--entire building moved from Germany to BC and rebuilt. Super friendly and big time pro wait staff. Every bite of every dish was a 10. As recommended by our friend and local resident, we ordered THE FEAST--certainly lived...More

1  Thank Shaun B
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Questions & Answers
11 August 2017|
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Response from Lynn B | Property representative |
Hi, Yes we do. :) Its not on the menu just the pork or veal version but you can get the Jager in Chicken as well.
14 June 2015|
Response from Lynn B | Property representative |
Hi there. Are schweinehaxen in my opinion are fairly large and very flavourful. Hoping we can relive your fantastic memory. With your reservation please specify that you are wishing to order a Haxen as they are not on the... More
5 February 2015|
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Response from pisapie | Reviewed this property |
I understand, I'm not big at eating alone either, but go inside and you may feel like you want to try, it's lovely rustic interior and adds greatly to the charm of the experience. Check it out, and if you still feel you'd... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 280 Norton Ave, Kimberley, British Columbia V1A 1X9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Kootenay Rockies  >  Kimberley
  • Phone Number: +1 250-427-5133
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