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Der Zauberlehrling

Geibelstr. 77, 30173, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
+49 511 89963633
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
10 Apr 2017
“Always a pleasure”
18 Jan 2017
“Interesting cuisine well prepared”
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German, European, Wine Bar, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Geibelstr. 77, 30173, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

It's always a pleasure to be at Zauberlehrling (The sorcerers apprentice). One of the best selections of German wines in town combined with amazing dishes make this restaurant a great experience. The sommelier has a vast knowledge, so tell him what direction you would like...More

Thank Thomoeg
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Location: Just a couple hundred meters from the North eastern shore of the Maschsee, well worth the walk from the City Center. Parking can be tricky but at the Maschsee you should be able to find place. Food: A lot of recipes are Standard fare...More

Thank Florian254
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Had a large group 5 course dinner, and they handled it beautifully! Food was excellent, and the wine selection and the cellar is amazing. Food was featuring local items and was not what you would expect for German cuisine. Items were very light and flavorful....More

1  Thank MFRoadWarrior
RvonB, Manager at Der Zauberlehrling, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2016

Thank you so much for your laudable and fair words. Regards from "The Team of the Zauberlehrling".

Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

I had a meeting with my American guests in the Zauberlehrling. One of my guests was vegetarian. All of us loved the wonderful meal with the good vine recommendation of the staff. Meeting was pretty good. Thanks for the evening.

Thank B4GGI
Reviewed 21 March 2016

The dining area is one large space with an impressive bar, an open kitchen, nice furnishings, beautifully set tables, and lovely lighting--all in all a very nice visual atmosphere. The bread and butter were tasty, particularly the sesame butter. As an appetizer, I ordered the...More

1  Thank fingerguru
Reviewed 8 October 2015

I had such hig hopes for this place, having walked by on a few occasions and heard that they have an extensive wine-list. What a disappointment. First, I waited and waited to order my wine, the others had arrived earlier and were happily drinking (after...More

3  Thank EuroRider
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

Not your typical german restaurant, more on the eclectic side with some german inspiration. Small place and very expensive but really worth it. The wine selection is really good and extensive, the cellar downstairs is an experience itself. Food was really good, some of the...More

2  Thank DonatoInWeston
Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

our fifth visit now, again (unfortunately, still searching for nice restaurants in hannover!) same impression re the overall rating. appetizer (lobster with mango creme) very nice, ambitious (i really liked the wasabi sorbet) but quite expensive: 18€. main course: dry aged beef: aged to perfection,...More

8  Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 29 October 2014

I won't call this a dinner. This is an experience! This is a small place. only 40 tables. Make reservations. We did not but they were kind enough to fit us in. Small menu.No worries you can't go wrong. Lars was our waiter and Martina...More

9  Thank LisaLaHabraHeights
Reviewed 1 July 2014

Really nicely presented food that tasted great, amazing wine selection (German wines), and the wait staff were really friendly and polite. And as a bonus were totally fine with English speaking visitors. I was there on a date, and aside being a little brightly lit...More

9  Thank Dwight T
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 7 - USD 38
German, European, Wine Bar, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Geibelstr. 77, 30173, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Lower Saxony  >  Hannover
  • Phone Number: +49 511 89963633
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