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La Vela - Ristorante & Weinbar

#166 of 3,026 Restaurants in Hamburg
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Altonaer Fischmarkt
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Grosse Elbstr. 27, 22767 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 38699393
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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hamburg
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We celebrated my birthday at this marvellous Italien restaurant with a party of 32. Not only that everyone but everyone was full of praise, most of them said that they will definitly return. We had a 4 course menue and had absolutely nothing to complain. Perfect service, perfect drinks and an unbeatable location with a great view towards the river... More 

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1 Thank metalboys2001
Hamburg, Germany
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

My number one in Hamburg is and stays La Mirabelle. My number 2, when 1 is closed (grande catastrophe!), would be La Vela. I came numerous times over the year, I always found the cuisine delicious, fresh, authentically Italian, the waiters all great Italian personalities. You sit directly near the water, the view into the harbour is fantastic. Ideal as... More 

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Thank Lulu_Hambourg
Munich, Germany
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117 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We were a party of four at a business dinner.Good food,reasonably priced.Great selection of wines.Attentive service. Nice view of the harbour.Tables distances allow for some privacy.

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Shanghai, China
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693 reviews
367 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Very nice place to enjoy great italian food looking at the ships passing in the harbor. Plenty of choices and good service.

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1 Thank Francesco P
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118 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Went there for business dinner. The service was excellent, punctial and fast. I ate tuna as main dish which was very very good but a bit pricey. The restaurant also has a nice view of the docks and the wine list is quite decent.

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1 Thank Leo J
Saeby, Denmark
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Excellent food, wines and top service. Try the antipasta mix as a starter. The Lamb Hallibut was really nice

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2 Thank ha557
Olomouc, Czech Republic
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47 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

It's the second time that we have been to this restaurant. I hope the last. I agree that if you want to sit close to the river you have to pay the price. Especially in Hamburg. This doesn't meen that you can afford a poor service... We were 5, business relaxed dinner. Booked a table. When we arrived, only the... More 

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new delhi
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57 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Situated bang on harbour it's a big eating joint frequented by tourists and locals.mostly serves Italian and Mediterranean food.food quality is OK not very remarkable. Salad variety is ordinary.had good collection of red and white wines.service is pathetically slow specially if u r in big group of 25-30.we had to wait for eternity for each course and finally left skipping... More 

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Thank dnny
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Perfect overview of the harbour. Delicious food and the menu was a very good offer. Tasty and freshly made.

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1 Thank Bente Fink C
Copenhagen, Denmark
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75 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We sat outside for lunch here. The food was fresh and well cooked - simple and tasty. The mixture of fish plate was especially good. The restaurant is right on the harbour and gives a good view - although it is a view of large merchant vessels, but I liked that. It appears to be inside a converted warehouse and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 43
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grosse Elbstr. 27, 22767 Hamburg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hamburg>  > Altonaer Fischmarkt
  • Neighbourhood: Altonaer Fischmarkt
  • Phone Number: +49 40 38699393

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?