Bavarian Bierhaus


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With its large indoor-outdoor facility, excellent house brews, and broad menu of German and American favorites, The Bavarian Bierhaus in Glendale hits the mark year round. Read more

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Prepare thedirndls and lederhosen; Oktoberfest is ahead of schedule in Milwaukee, thisyear. Organized by BavarianBierhaus, the event will kick off a month of festivities on Friday,September 8, in Heidelberg Park in Glendale. Beer will f.. Read more


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Upon entering Bavarian Bierhaus (700 W. Lexington Blvd., Glendale), one is greeted with sensory overload: live accordion music, the commingling of the malty smell of a brewery with the savory smell of a German restaurant, tables loaded with... Read more

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