Attention: We will be closed for Easter - 4/1/2018.

Restaurant Menu

Starters und Soups

Schmidt’s Famous Pretzel Nuggets | $6.50
A house specialty. Hot and crispy with a soft middle. Dunk them in our sweet and tangy mustard sauce.

Sauerkraut-Bratwurst Balls | $6.50
Sauerkraut and Schmidt’s own Bratwurst combination coated with crispy batter. A German tradition.

Schmidt’s Original Potato Soup | Cup: $3.85 | Bowl: $4.50
Idaho potatoes served in a creamy rich base – our most popular soup!

Chicken und Noodle Soup | Cup: $3.85 | Bowl: $4.50
Thick home style egg noodles and tender white meat in a reach chicken broth.

Village Soup of the Day | Cup: $3.85 | Bowl: $4.50

Ask your server about today’s special selections.

Garden Salads

Chicken Spatzel Salad | $11.50 Petite: $10.50
Grilled chicken served on authentic German pasta. Served with fresh vegetables, mixed lettuce and choice of dressing.

Schmidt’s Tuna Salad | $8.25
Home style salad (a Schmidt original!) made with chunks of tender light tuna served on a bed of crisp mixed lettuce with tomato wedges and shredded cheddar – all made with Hellmann’s Real Mayonnaise.

Schmidt’s Chicken Salad | $8.25
Prepared with Hellmann’s Real Mayonnaise. We use a delicious combination of chicken breast and tender cut of dark meat on a bed of mixed greens, shredded cheddar and tomato wedges.

Garden Chicken Club Salad | $11.50 Petite: $10.50
Grilled marinated chicken breast with crisp bacon, croutons, egg slices, tomato and cheddar cheese. Served over fresh mixed lettuce with choice of dressing.

Schmidt’s Haus Salad | $5.50
Our house salad. Mixed lettuce, tomato wedges and crunchy croutons with choice of dressing.
Dressings: Parmesan Peppercorn • Creamy Ranch • Bleu Cheese • French • Honey Mustard • Thousand Island • Low-Cal Italian

Signature Sausage Platters

Served over hot kraut with German Potato Salad Chunky Applesauce and Split Top Bun.

Old World Sausage Platter | $12.75
A combination of four sausages from famous recipes of the J. Fred Schmidt Packing Company established in 1886. Taste the old world difference!

Bahama Mama “The Original” | $11.75
Our famous beef and pork, hickory-smoked sausage deliciously spiced with our secret seasoning, stuffed in old world natural casing links.
Awarded Columbus Monthly “10 Best Entrees”

Bratwurst | $11.75
Extra-lean cuts of pork lightly season and stuff into tender natural casings. Columbus’ first bratwurst!
Voted “Best Wurst” by Columbus Monthly.

Milder Mama Platter | $11.75
The famous Bahama Mama, only with a little less spice and linked in skinless casing American-style.

German Knockwurst | $11.75
The traditional German hickory smoked beef and pork sausage with a hint of garlic stuffed in an extra large natural casing and grilled to perfection.

German Traditional Dinners

Served with two side dishes, dinner roll and butter. Ask served about vegetarian options.

Hoffbrau Schnitzel | $14.00
Thinly sliced center cut pork loin with a light, crispy breading topped with fresh mushroom gravy.

Haus Saurbraten und Gravy | $13.75
Special marinated lean beef, braised until tender, served over German spatzel noodles with traditional gingersnap gravy – a German classic!

Weiner Schnitzel und Gravy | $15.75
Milk-fed veal cutlets, lightly coated with a crisp breading topped with fresh mushroom burgundy based gravy – a German tradition!

Alpine Chicken Spatzel | $12.75
Grilled whole breast chicken sliced and served on German spatzel noodles with onions, peppers and mushrooms, topped with creamy garlic-basil sauce.

German Meatloaf | $12.50
Freshly ground lean cuts of beef and pork, seasoned with special spices and made moist using applesauce. Topped with fresh mushroom gravy und spatzel frizzles.

Bavarian Cabbage Rolls | $13.50
Braised cabbage leaves stuffed with a special blend of beef, pork and rice. Topped with tangy tomato sauce and lightly dusted with parmesan cheese.

German Autobahn Buffet

The Schmidt family invites you to visit our scrumptious German Autobahn Buffet where you will find unique and delicious German recipes.

Our selections have delighted out-of-town and local guests for more than 120 years. Treat yourself to our outstanding desserts (including our Jumbo Cream Puffs!) at a special rate when you choose Schmidt’s German Autobahn Buffet.

Legendary Sandwiches

Served with one side dish. Each topping $1.00 extra. SELECT FROM: Cheddar, Swiss or American Cheeses, Bacon, Mushrooms and Grilled Onions, Grilled Green Peppers or Sauerkraut

Bahama Mama Sandwich | $8.75
A grilled link of our original or mild mom on a toasted New England Split Top Bun.

Bratwurst Sandwich | $8.75
Extra-lean cuts of pork links mildly seasoned, grilled and served on a toasted New England Split Top Bun.

Mama Reuben Sandwich | $9.75
This one’s special! A thick slice of grilled Bahama Mama served Reuben style on specially made Rye bread with German sweet slaw, melted Swiss and special dressing.

Traditional Corned Beef Reuben | $9.75
Thinly sliced lean corned beef topped with Schmidt’s sauerkraut, Thousand Island dressing and melted Swiss cheese grilled on special Rye bread.

Bahama Burger Special | $9.00
Not your average burger! A thick slice of grilled Bahama Mama patty (not a link!) served on a toasted pretzel style bun with onion, tomato and pickle. It’s wunderbar!

Chicken Griller | $9.75
Grilled, marinated six-ounce breast of chicken on a fresh toasted pretzel style bun.

Brewmaster White Fish | $9.75
Mild White fish, dipped in our own German Village beer-battered recipe, lightly fried and served on our special toasted roll with tartar sauce.

Bavarian Ham & Cheese | $8.50
Thinly sliced smoked ham grilled, topped with melted Swiss, served on a freshly toasted pretzel style bun.

Hamburger | $8.75
1/3 pound patty of ground chuck. Served on a freshly toasted bun.

Honey Roasted Turkey Reuben | $9.75
Try this! Thinly sliced fat free tender white honey roasted turkey breast. Topped with Schmidt’s sweet kraut, melted aged Swiss und special dressing served on toasted Rye..

Children’s Menu

10 and under

Frank furter | $4.49
A good old-fashioned American Hot Dog in our special Split Top bun served with potato chips or applesauce.

Grilled Cheese | $4.49
American cheese on white bread without the crust, served with applesauce or potato chips.

Chicken Nuggets | $4.49
Tender crispy white meat chicken nuggets with a choice of applesauce or potato chips.

Munchen Buffet | $5.49
A trip to our famous Autobahn Buffet featuring all of Schmidt’s famous products.

Hamburger | $5.00   Add cheese: $5.50
All-beef patty served on bun with potato chips or applesauce.


Save room for desserts!

Jumbo Cream Puff
Our famous half pound, award-winning combination of special whipped filling in a lightly baked pastry shell.
Ask our server about our specialty cream puffs, including chocolate!

German Chocolate Cake | $5.25
with ice cream, add $1.50

Cherry Cheese Tart | $5.25

Cream Pies (Chocolate, Coconut or Banana) | $4.75

Apple Strudel | $5.25
with ice cream, add $1.50

Fat Free Ice Cream | $3.00