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Old 12-20-2010, 10:47 AM
 
Location: Phoenix, AZ
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Default German restaurant on Bell Rd (Glendale/Surprise)?

Someone told me there was a good authentic German restaurant on Bell Rd in or around Surprise. I've been searching the internet but cannot find any information, even on Yelp. The closest I can find to this location would be Haus Murphy's in downtown Glendale (looks good!). Does anyone know what this restaurant is? I'm wondering if it's now out of business or I was given the wrong location. I'd hate to head out there and not be able to find it, though, I guess I could just go to Haus Murphy's. Thanks in advance.
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Old 12-20-2010, 12:39 PM
 
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I'm practically positive I drove by one the other day on Bell in that area. Don't remember the name of it, though, nor did I notice for sure if it's still open.

Edit... I found it on Google. Bayrischer Hof. Yelp says it's closed. Try the German Corner in Phoenix or Zur Kate in Mesa.
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Old 12-20-2010, 01:22 PM
 
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Or Haus Murphy's on 59th Ave. and Glendale. I really like it. Great atmosphere, great food.
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Old 12-20-2010, 02:06 PM
 
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I'm practically positive I drove by one the other day on Bell in that area. Don't remember the name of it, though, nor did I notice for sure if it's still open.

Edit... I found it on Google. Bayrischer Hof. Yelp says it's closed. Try the German Corner in Phoenix or Zur Kate in Mesa.
Thanks. I just found out a few minutes ago it was no longer in operation. Forgot all about that place in Mesa. Drove past it once and intended to check it out.
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Old 12-20-2010, 02:35 PM
 
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just as well - I ate there last year on a recommendation and it was pretty bad
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Old 12-20-2010, 04:09 PM
 
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Since moving back stateside in the early 90s, I've only found two German joints which were not total disappointments. One is Cafe Heidelberg in Las Vegas (off the strip, don't bother with Hofbrauhaus), the other is Haus Murphy's in Glendale.

Pay them a visit. They are worth the drive. You will make a point of going back regularly.
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Old 12-20-2010, 04:47 PM
 
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So Hofbrauhaus in Vegas is no good? I was wanting to check it out next month.
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Old 12-20-2010, 10:21 PM
 
Location: Phoenix, AZ
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Haus Murphy's was great. I've had better sauerbraten but it was good and the giant pretzel was outstanding. The beer selection is very small for a German joint but will make do. I'll be going back for sure.
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Old 12-21-2010, 09:45 AM
 
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I saw Haus Murphy's featured on Food Network's Diners, Dives, and Drive-ins. The food looked great.
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Old 12-22-2010, 01:07 AM
 
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there used to be a german Restaurant on indian school between 24.th street and the freeway right in the area from the mall where the bookstar book place was that was in 2004 time frame you would have to drive down there to see if it still there ..
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