Walking through the doors at Brauhaus Schmitz is like finding a portal to Germany, and their Brauer Bund Beerhall in the back is spacious enough for nearly any size party. The prices are reasonable, from pretzels to pilsners, but when you really want to impress, order the suckling pig. It requires two weeks advance notice, and a 12-person minimum, but it’s worth the hassle.
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