Germany’s second largest city, once called ‘the gateway to the world’, wins over visitors with its Hanseatic charm. Its maritime spirit infuses the entire city – from the architecture to the cry of seagulls, you always know you are near the North Sea. So, if you fancy a quick getaway to one of Germany’s most thriving and international cities, give Hamburg a try. Here’s our insider’s guide to some of Hamburg’s top restaurants, so you can really dive into the Nordic spirit.
Liman – Since 2011, Liman has made a name for itself as one of the best seafood restaurants offering a wide variety of fresh fish such as salmon, halibut and seabass. Located in the lively area of Hamburg-Winterhude, any fish-lover has to give Liman a try. We recommend their king prawns with garlic cream and the Calamaretti Patagonia.
Delta – Lovers of a good steak cannot pass Delta Bistro, a Hamburg fave that’s been serving the best meat in town for the last 17 years. Located behind the historic walls of the former slaughterhouse, it’s a truly unique location and not for the faint-hearted, but don’t worry, the restaurant’s elegant and modern décor does not evoke its past.
Ono – You are in for a treat at this lively and relaxed East Asian restaurant. It’s owned by Steffen Henssler, one of Germany’s most prominent chefs who frequently demonstrates his skills on national cooking shows. Watch sushi being prepared in the show kitchen by chefs from the Far East and don’t leave without trying the pike-perch teriyaki.Continue Reading