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Best Prime Rib I've had in ages

When we made our reservation at the B & B a few weeks ago the owner suggested we go to dinner at... read more

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Zanesville, Ohio
Great food and atmosphere

We had a disable lady with us so they served us on the upper room so we could enjoy lunch. Steps... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Baltimore, Maryland
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89 Steinwehr Ave, Business Rte 15 South, Gettysburg, PA 17325-2811
+1 717-334-2100
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Reviewed yesterday

When we made our reservation at the B & B a few weeks ago the owner suggested we go to dinner at the Dobbin House and we're so glad she did! We had reservations at 7:30 and were seated in the original dining room. We...More

Thank Tigercar5
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a disable lady with us so they served us on the upper room so we could enjoy lunch. Steps would have been a problem.

Thank wahasse
Reviewed 5 days ago

People in the time era garb. Food is good and the old bldg is Charming.! This is where my wife had a conversation in regards to getting a guide at the Visitor center for the battlefield tour...

Thank scott m
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went on the tour with the owner of the Dobbin House. She is so amazing! We learned so much history and she made it fun and interesting. Her name was Jackie and she was very nice and friendly . Tours are free on Friday,Saturday,Sunday mornings...More

Thank Laurie Y
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Fun place to have dinner. We are in the Tavern since we didn’t call early enough to get reservations upstairs. Loved the atmosphere, period costumes and the onion soup!

Thank mouser2288
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did our homework and it paid off. Dobbin House was wonderful. From the greeters, server, entrees. Our server was knowledgeable about entrees..... Definitely make a reservation for the dining room. We were seated within 2 minutes. A very old house with a lot of...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We love history and visiting places that remind us of our past. Few dining establishments can replicate that feeling of what is was like living in those periods of history. Dobbin House WAS part of that time and is the real deal. We always choose...More

Thank H3662YHkarenm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been dining at this historic fine establishment for years. I've never been disappointed. Crab dip is fantastic and French onion soup is delectable. It's a dark atmosphere which adds to the colonial ambiance

Thank Liz A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So there are two parts to this place. AAA rated the very formal dining area, which looked very nice. We had a 10 year old with us, and the formal dining area is definitely not a spot for kids. We went instead to a downstairs...More

Thank 372susan2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful dinner with family. We were a large group (10) and the service was excellent. Because it is a historical building the seating is a little crowded but the food id fantastic.

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Shauna D
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Response from sweetsue522017 | Reviewed this property |
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Sandra B
2 January 2017|
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Response from jgbtravels | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I just got the question. Actually, They are open until 9pm today:
Margaret S
21 November 2015|
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Response from ZinFanatik | Reviewed this property |
I know they've served gingerbread cake in early spring. We're from "way out west" so I'd recommend you call them at the number on their website. They're wonderful folks, so I'm sure they can provide information as to when... More