Leups

Brauerei Gradl
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Leups 6
91257 Pegnitz
Tel: 09246-247
www.leupser.de
Pegnitz Station 8 km/irregular bus service
Opening hours:
Closed Tuesday
Daily from 10
Output: 1500 HL
Founded in 1683, this is truly a classic small village local.  Often, you might arrive to a few locals playing cards but on busy hiking weekends, you’ll be lucky to find a seat. Expect mostly simple meals but the Bratwurst is great and bread fresh.
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Dunkles was still on gravity tap
First time there, it was packed with walkers. The old owner was still serving food, if a bit slowly. The house Dunkles Bier was great and the Bock was even better.
Second time, it was during the week and nearly empty. On this occasion, I was served by an 8 year old boy and though only marginally faster, I guess he’ll get better in a couple years. Nice to see the family getting him ready for the family business early! I had Bratwurst both times and wasn’t disappointed.


Beers: Leupser Dunkel, Leupser Pils
Beer calender:

  • Leupser Maibock from May 1st
  • Leupser Weihnachtsbock from a week before Christmas
  • Schupfenfest is in July
  • Kirchweih is the 1st Sunday in September

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