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OB's Brau Haus

523 W College Ave, Appleton, WI 54911-5801
+1 920-730-0202
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“schnitzel” (23 reviews)
“strudel” (3 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
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German, European, Brew Pub, Gastropub
$$ - $$$
523 W College Ave, Appleton, WI 54911-5801
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As a downtown, craft beer drinking, "millennial" (insert eye-roll), local fanatic- this is the place to eat and drink. Authentic food and the best brews makes this place unbeatable. Not sure you understand the menu? It doesn't matter-everything is delicious and the staff is so...More

Thank CassieJM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you think you know what German food is, that is a good place to go. The jaeger schnitzel was tasty even though the portion was too much. Schnitzel is not something you can reheat the next day so I would much rather have something...More

Thank aikaterinikimoundri
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Great food, with large portions. Plan to spend a little time waiting for your food as everything is cooked to order and it takes a bit. We went with a group from work and everyone loved it. Got bratwurst and pretzel apps to share with...More

Thank MissWisc
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

8 craft beers on tap. Friendly staff. Regular and lite sizes of several meals. Food came nice and hot to the table. Good variety.

Thank tbwaz1969
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We gave OB's Brau Haus a try with a GroupOn. It was a Friday night (early, the place filled up by 6). Wife ordered fish, me the Jager Schnitzel. Large order of beer battered haddock and fries, good portion of the schnitzel. We had the...More

Thank JohnnyBoy J
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We had a group of about 8 come for a birthday dinner. The service from Christine was great (as usual) and they made us feel at home. I had the Jaeger Schnitzel which was cooked well and delicious. One of the party who doesn't typically...More

Thank Linserbrau
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Have eaten there several times&never a bad or disappointing meal.I do wish they would go back to serving lunch

Thank kay l
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Great food and great service! I got the meatballs and spaetzle and it was delicious. Too bad it was so filling that we didn't have room for apfel strudel-next time for sure!

Thank nflladyfan
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

This place is incredible. The service, the beer and the food were all top notch. The cheese spaetzel was incredible, as we're the cheese curds and fried pickles!

Thank Caitlin F
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Don't let the outside fool you. There is great food, drink and friendly staff inside. The jagerschnitzel was awesome topped off with apple strudel with vinilla sauce for dessert. Sampled several of their beers as well. Lager, pilsner and dopplebock all well made and went...More

Thank Chris T
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Wanda O
Can you order gluten free food
27 October 2016|
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Do any of the staff speak German or are learning German?
6 October 2015|
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Response from Bill O | Reviewed this property |
I believe that the owner and his wife are German nationals. She was our server during our last visit there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
German, European, Brew Pub, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 523 W College Ave, Appleton, WI 54911-5801
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Appleton
  • Phone Number: +1 920-730-0202
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