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Jacobs Restaurant

Elbchaussee 401-403, 22609 Hamburg, Germany
040 / 82 25 50
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Ranked #7 of 2,759 Restaurants in Hamburg
Wed - Sun 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: Wine bottles as far as the eye can see. The Kleines Jacob is more than just an offshoot of the top restaurant that lies opposite! The restaurant has an open-view kitchen with a stone oven, producing exquisite food, such as Flammkuchen. The staff are exceptionally friendly and give you all the time you need to enjoy your meal. Admire the walls which are decorated in cork and art work or sit and enjoy a cigarette in the large smokers' area. The restaurant is popular with hotel guests and anyone out walking along the banks of the river Elbe in Blankenese. The restaurant also offers a selection of European wine.
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Wellington, New Zealand
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Dinner at Jacobs Restaurant is a genuinely wonderful experience. The setting is calm with water views, the staff are fantastically professional without being remote, and the food is simply outstanding. What does this mean in practice? Well, when ordering the staff can guide you in detail through the range of options (and note that while there are 'set' menus you... More 

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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I go quite often to this restaurant and I'm always amazed by the food served there. The atmosphere is really warm, you can see the chief and his staff cooking and the service are nice and friendly.

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New York City, New York
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667 reviews 667 reviews
329 restaurant reviews
193 helpful votes 193 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

This cafe / restaurant at Hamburgs Elbe is one of the oldest and most renowned in Hamburg (robert Redford got married here). It is about 25mins drive from Hamburgs city center near the very high end suburb of Blankenese. The view is fantastic. If you sit outside you look right on the Elbe river and see all the container boats.... More 

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211 reviews 211 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

This is the perfect place in Hamburg: an old traditional restaurant overlooking "die Elbe" - the big river in Hamburg. Thomas Martin is the chef at this 2-star Michelin restaurant. We started in the kitchen in the basement and Thomas Martin himself introduced us to the kitchen and it's function. Started with at glass of champagne in the kitchen and... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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127 reviews 127 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

This restaurant definitely lives up to its 2-Michelin stars! We ordered A-la-carte and we got a taste of different dishes. The dessert tray was to-die-for as well. Service was amazing. That being said, we've tried other 1-Michelin starred restaurants around Europe which were just as tasty and a bit cheaper.

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Caerphilly, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Even though it has taken me over a year to post this review, I just wanted to say how much my husband and I enjoyed our meal at Jacob. We especially loved the pre-dessert which we jokingly said we could eat another, no sooner another appeared. The service was faultless and the food amazing, the best meal we have eaten... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

This was a meal for a special occasion. The service was absolutely perfect with advice on wines to accompany the food. The food was beautiful, presented very professionally with flavours to die for. We had the established menu but were able to mix and match with the other menus if we wished. There wasn't anything that we disliked, we will... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

For my birthday I wanted the absolute best. We are not from Hamburg, so I asked around and people said: "well, if you can get a reservation, definitely Jacob"... My husband called to beg, but they were full, but took our name down. LUCKILY they had a cancellation! Bingo! We arrived on time and were the first people at the... More 

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Bristol, England, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

Tried Different dishes from the menus in the garden terrace. It was all very good. Fresh fish & chips. Very tender steak sandwich and very refreshing salad.

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67 reviews 67 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2012

What a wonderful restaurant. I visited on a business trip, 3 of us had a table by the window. The service is impeccable and we had one of the 4 tasting menu's on offer. Before each course an appetiser was provided which were innovative and served in a vast array of fabulous plates. Everything was fresh, tasty and matched with... More 

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Additional Information about Jacobs Restaurant

Address: Elbchaussee 401-403, 22609 Hamburg, Germany
Phone Number: 040 / 82 25 50
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hamburg
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm  7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm  7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm  7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm  7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm  7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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