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Bodensee Restaurant

64 Munich Strasse, Helen, GA 30545
+1 706-878-1026
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“spaetzle” (180 reviews)
“sampler platter” (76 reviews)
“salad” (216 reviews)
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German, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
64 Munich Strasse, Helen, GA 30545
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In my opinion this is the best German restaurant in town authentic German chefs and authentic German owners and authentic German food however they don't fall all over themselves to try and smooth up to you they have the typical German standoffishness. Doesn't matter yes...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The usual German food. There were lots and lots of drunk people singing really bad karaoke in the bar. Entertaining at first then just annoying.

Thank Karin S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Authentic German food described by a great waiter... Thanks Austin for making our evening exceptional...

Thank franberr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to taste very delicious German food, this is the place for you! It is out of this world! We loved it so much that we decided to have our son's wedding rehearsal dinner there. Perfect! They served us several plates of different...More

Thank Terry A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A Helen resident recommended this place to us and we were glad that we took his suggestion. Located just off the main downtown street of Helen, this is a relatively small restaurant that offers German food, as well as some traditional favorites. We were seated...More

Thank Twhatty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My fiancé and I had lunch there one afternoon and we were totally impressed with the authentic German food. The beer and wine was excellent as well. After trying several other German food in different cities across the United States, Bodensee takes the cake.

Thank Christofero C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time eating German food and we were impressed. The waiter was excellent and the restaurant had a nice, homey feel to it. The downsides were the wait on the food, which was extremely long and the person that greets and seats...More

Thank Sizzla36
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Family dinner for six. Everyone enjoyed their meals. House salad and home made bread were fresh and well seasoned. Cannot say which tasted better both the French Onion and Goulash Soups were outstanding. We enjoyed the Veal Cordon Bleu, Beef Roll, Sampler Platter and Pork...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent! Food was delicious. Service was fast. Found it by accident. The place we planned to go to was closed so we ended up here. It worked out for the best! Pretzel and beer cheese were delicious. Schnitzel was cooked perfect. Go off the Main...More

Thank jenn h
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

has free parking, plus wasn't crowded so decided to give it a try...its off the main drag so usually not as busy. The draft German beer was the star of the show, had goulash, good but not a show stopper. My wife had brats and...More

1  Thank Vic S
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14 October 2017|
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Response from InConstantPursuit | Reviewed this property |
after 12:30
Jamie S
6 September 2017|
Response from KitDuluCa | Reviewed this property |
They have two, and each are about $50. It's totally worth it; they are so, so good. We got the grilled sampler on the far right on the menu and it was fab!
30 April 2017|
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Response from grownupwords | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Great food. Great service. Lunch prices were reasonable.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$49
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 64 Munich Strasse, Helen, GA 30545
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Helen
  • Phone Number: +1 706-878-1026
Centrally located with complimentary parking for all of our guests.
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