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Old Commercial Room

$$ - $$$German, European,
Englische Planke 10, 20459 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 366319
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Englische Planke 10, 20459 Hamburg, Germany
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

Located just next to St. Michaeliskirche. Old fashioned and nice restaurant. Japanese guidebook says it is good for taking German style fish dishes at reasonable price, but actually is famous for Hamburger labskaus. I ordered it and was quite tasty. My wife chose northsee shrimp...More

1  Thank nobuhiro k
Reviewed 23 October 2017

The Labskaus is delicious and you get a certificate when you eat one. What more do you want? We walked in at lunchtime and grabbed a table without problem (were lucky I guess), the decor is great, feels like being in a boat.

Thank Corentin L
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice and historic restaurant, definitely a place to visit of in Hamburg, reservation are a must in the weekends. We had a mix of nationalities in our table, but everyone could find and enjoy the food; definitely large portions. A good place to chill...More

Thank ricky v
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Biggest schnitzel I have ever seen ! Good service with waitress explaining things in English. Apparently best traditional restaurant for classic dishes. 16-22 euro for mains

Thank Ira B
Reviewed 25 September 2017

If you want traditional food be it local fish or meats this is the place. This place has the walls adorned with artifacts from every German politician and celebrity because it really is that good. Dark, traditional and steeped in history, it is a must...More

Thank Ermoalfa
Reviewed 22 August 2017

One of my favorite restaurant in Hamburg. Simple but great authentic local food, very special ambience, and friendly service. You have to try the Hamburg Menü with Labskaus.

Thank MarcoPolo_Lux
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Well the tradition dish is a must, though the look of it is not really appealing. It is really delicious.

Thank Xittttta
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended both by the hotel and by locals. It´s a traditional restaurant with a very good menu. You can find famous people, politicians, locals and tourists. Food is really good and the service is excellent. It´s a must. Try Original the Hamburger...More

Thank rrwmex
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We had the privilege of eating dinner at the Old Commercial Room. This restaurant has been in existence for over 40 years. Many famous patrons have dined at this restaurant. We had a very authentic German meal. I am so happy with the good that...More

Thank Clinton C
Reviewed 29 April 2017

My family and I were staying at a nearby hotel and the girl at the front desk suggested this place as we wanted to try authentic German food. We got there and looked at the menu on the outside of the restaurant. Didn't seem like...More

Thank Karrie H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Englische Planke 10, 20459 Hamburg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hamburg>  > Neustadt
  • Neighbourhood: Neustadt
  • Phone Number: +49 40 366319
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