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Oberhafenkantine

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German, European, Central European
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Stockmeyerstr. 39, 20457 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 32809984
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Today
17:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 17:30
Tue 17:00 - 22:00
Wed - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

Be ready to eat on a leaning table in a little bending building squeezed between a larger one and the railway bridge. Simple food, but well prepared and with a very fair price. Not many seats available, so it is better to book

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1 Thank 1965Paolo
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342 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

Lovely cute restaurant just outside the harbor. Really cool because it slants to one slide giving a surreal impression on the inside.

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Houston, Texas
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

Went here with a group of 30 for a business dinner (90% of us were from other countries). We took up the entire first floor and were very cozy. They provide the most authentic German experience we had all week – great beer and fun food. While I was not crazy about everything we ate, I tried everything! The service... More 

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1 Thank Paul S
Kerava, Finland
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

You need to be sure where you going to enter Oberhafenkantine but it's worth it if you love original german dishes and bier. And the actual sloping building, you need take the two bier to get it straight again. My portion germen bratwurst with potatosalad was perfect for my taste of sense. Service, njaa, in my opinnion suitable for place.... More 

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1 Thank Pjotrjung
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44 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2015

What fun to eat in this basic rustic and very quirky restaurant with a large group of friends. The food is home cooking of typical German salads, sausages, meatballs without too much protein for a vegetarian but with delicious tiny soup starter, lots of bread and too much to tastefully arrange on your own plate.

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1 Thank Baildam
Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

I decided to check this place out because it was featured on Lonely Planet's "Top Picks" for Hamburg. I relied heavily on their recommendations throughout my time in Germany, and they did not disappoint with the exception of Oberhafen Kantine. We arrived around 6pm on a Saturday which you think would be the beginning on the Saturday night dinner crowd.... More 

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2 Thank Adam H
Warsaw, Poland
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195 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2015

Had a quick lunch there, ordered roast beef with salad - came quickly, fresh and was tasty. Lovely service, with a smiling and direct waitress. Reasonable pricing too. There's plenty of space around for parties and it looked like they were setting up some event. Couldn't stick around, but the place looks perfectly suited for events, being so far away... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2015

Best place ever! O/H found it online as a highly recommended place to have traditional German food. There are no English menus, just a warning. We ordered a tasting menu of traditional dishes. The waiter came and talked us through our dish, everything was made in-house and he even told us when and where they would eat the food traditionally.... More 

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2 Thank Dee T
Cumbria
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2015

We went here for lunch after a harbour boat trip, wanting to try a traditional German restaurant during our stay. It wasn't easy to find, but this may have been down to our map reading skills. We hadn't booked but were lucky to get a table as many were reserved. Unfortunately we were told there was no English menu so... More 

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Glasgow
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49 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2015

This is just a few minutes walk from Steinstrabe station. Quality pub grub the building itself is squint which is quite trippy, try walking up the stairs and you'll get a bit dizzy :) All the tables and floors are on a slope, it's like being on a boat. The food is top notch, my friends had the currywurst and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, European, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Stockmeyerstr. 39, 20457 Hamburg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hamburg
  • Phone Number: +49 40 32809984

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?