Herwig's Austrian Bistro

"Where Bacon is an herb!"

Located in the heart of central Pennsylvania, Herwig's Austrian Bistro is a unique dining experience for anyone looking to sample the tastes of authentic homestyle Austrian cuisine. Since opening its doors for business in January of 2002, Herwig's has gained a reputation for serving only the highest quality food and providing our customers with a truly unique dining experience and Gemütlichkeit.

Voted State College's Best Ethnic Restaurant Eight Years in a row by readers of State College Magazine! scmag

Today's Specials 3-19-15

Suppe: Sweet Potato, Sausage and Kale
Today's Features:

Dave's Sliders (2 open faced crabcake, fried egg, bacon and siracha mayo sandwiches)

Sweets (2 sweet potato, smoked sausage and cheese patties topped with siracha/caramelized onions)

Bernerwurstle (our homemade brat stuffed with Swiss cheese/wrapped in bacon and grilled to perfection)

Kaslaberl (2 lightly pan-fried vegetarian potato/egg/cheese patties topped with Liptauer)

Herwig's Crabcake!

Reisfleisch (local bacon and pork with Hungarian paprika, white rice and veggies)

Today's Specials 2-18-15

Today's Offerings:

Suppe: Spicy curried local organic butternut bisque
Das Cubano Pretzelwich (braised pork shoulder, smoked ham, yellow mustard, Swiss and pickles all on a pressed pretzel)
Kaslaberl (2 lightly pan-fried vegetarian potato/egg/cheese patties topped with liptauer cheese)
Herwig's Crabcake (straight from the Austrian coast!)
Tiroler Groestl (a variety of meats sauteed with potatoes, onions, fresh herbs into a crisp hash)
Das Bratwich (our bratwurst sandwich on a homemade toasted caraway roll)

Today's Specials 2-16-15

Today's features that will warm your soul!

Suppe: Jaegersuppe (shrooms, homemade beef stock, caramelized onions, veggies, cream and gnocchi)
Grenadiermarsch (potatoes, pasta, bacon, blood sausage and pork sauteed with fresh herbs)
Kaslaberl (2 lightly pan-fried vegetarian potato/egg/cheese patties topped with Liptauer)
Marinated 6oz Beef Tenderloin
Herwigs Crabcake (using colossal crab meat, straight from the Austrian coast!)
GF Rindsragout (a tender stew made with beef shanks, root veggies and Merlot)


  • 132 West College Ave
    State College, PA


  • 814-272-0738
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Opening Hours

Mon-Tues-Wed 11:00am-8pm
Thurs-Fri-Sat 11:00am-9pm

*During the summer we have reduced hours and may close early

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