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    Horse & Hound Gastropub

    Celebrating Oktoberfest

    Friday September 12, 2014-Friday October 31, 2014

    The Horse and Hound will celebrate Oktoberfest with a special German menu as well as specials on their complete list of imported and specialty draft beers. During Oktoberfest, customers can buy a beer stein and get discounted refills every time they use it. A variety of German Oktoberfest beers will be featured, as well as other fall-inspired brews.  Examples are Paulaner Oktoberfest, Paulaner Oktoberfest Weis’n, Organic Wiesen Edel-weiss Hefeweizen, Bitburger Premium Pilsner, Reissdorf Kolsch, Schnider Aventinus, The Original Schlenkerla Smokebeer pumpkin ale and much, much more.  The Special German menu will be served in addition to their regular menu.

    There will be Happy Hour specials everyday from 5-7pm, with gifts and prizes all month long. Several evenings of live entertainment are planned on the patio.

    The Horse and Hound Facebook page will also have all the details and will be announcing any daily specials. See www.horseandhoundgastropub.com for more details or make online reservations using OpenTable.

    The Horse and Hound is at 625 West Main Street, Charlottesville. Hours of operation: Tuesday-Saturday 5-10pm & Sat & Sun Brunch 11-3. Restaurant phone number is 434-293-3365.

    Horse and Hound Oktoberfest Live Music Schedule: No Covers

    Friday September 12, 2014- Jim Howe Trio, featuring Charles Owens and Chris Dammann 6-9

    Friday September 19, 2014- The Original Elbe-Musikanten German Band 6:30-8:30

    Saturday September 20, 2014- Papa Hops & The Beer Gardners German Band 6-9

    Saturday September 27, 2014- Blue Locomotive- Old blues and jazz 6-9

    Friday October 3, 2014- Take Two 6-9

    Saturday October 11, 2014- Oliveraz Trio- Gypsy Jazz 6-9

    Friday October 17, 2014- Acme Swing Mfg Co 6-9

    Saturday October 25, 2014- Trius Band 6-9

    Horse and Hound Oktoberfest Menu


    Kartoffelsuppe creamy Potato soup

     Wiesnbrezn huge 9oz soft pretzel, grainy mustard

     Kartoffelpuffer pan-Fried potato pancake house made apple sauce, sour cream


    Jager-Schnitzel with Spatzle (pork scaloppini with a creamy mushroom sauce and egg pasta)

    Wurst Platter Bratwurst, Knackwurst, Weisswurst, red cabbage, potato salad, grainy mustard

    Choucroute Garni variety of sausage, thick cut bacon, potatoes & apples all cooked with sauerkraut & beer

    Rinderrouladen beef rouladen filled with bacon, onions & pickle, pan-fried potatoes, red cabbage


    Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte chocolate, sour cherry, fresh whipped cream layer cake

    Linzer Torte almond crust filled with raspberry jam, lemon zest whipped cream

    Rheinische Krapfen fried dough, powdered sugar, Bavarian cream