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Old Commercial Room

$$ - $$$German, European,
Englische Planke 10, 20459 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 366319
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“herring” (9 reviews)
“corned beef” (4 reviews)
“hamburger” (41 reviews)
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Englische Planke 10, 20459 Hamburg, Germany
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Reviewed January 3, 2015

Following other reviews and the advice of our receptionist we went to the Old Commercial Room, we weren't disapionted! The service was a little slow but friendly, the food was amazing! Cooked well and nice portions. I had the Labskaus which came with a token...More

3  Thank DP51505
Reviewed December 15, 2014

We wanted some genuine German food and really enjoyed our trip to The Old Commercial Room. The portions were huge - be warned! Service was courteous and efficient and they do have English menus for us tourists. We enjoyed the traditional Krab and egg -...More

2  Thank Gomersal-08
Reviewed December 15, 2014

I went to Hamburg just now for the Christmas markets ( which I think are the best in Germany) and took a friend to the above restaurant. We had wonderful food in a truly lovely setting, quiet, no loud music, a sheer pleasure, would recommend...More

Reviewed December 12, 2014 via mobile

Just returned from a great evening at this great restaurant. Superb food, massive portions, great beer and wine and a bubbling atmosphere. Waiter was great. We had the pork knuckle and goose for our mains and loved every bit!

Thank Daniel R
Reviewed December 9, 2014

Ask for the local specialty!! Great interior, you go back in time and feel a sailor. Beware to make reservations as it can be very busy. Personel is very attentive. Cosy, comfy and fun

Thank Pieter B
Reviewed November 30, 2014

We found this restaurant through TripAdvisor and its good reviews. Service was absolutely excellent throughout and the food was cooked to perfection. Price wise I thought it was good albeit some comment expensive for Hamburg. The atmosphere, we felt, was special and we certainly enjoyed...More

Thank phil_sllvn
Reviewed November 21, 2014

Very atmospheric full of history. Staff very helpful and sheet shows which stars have sat at which table. Food was excellent quality and ranged in price from more than reasonable to very expensive but enough for everybody have a choice.

Thank JohnSCrocker
Reviewed November 13, 2014

This restaurant is located directly across the street from St. Michael's Church. I ate here on a Sunday around 12:30 pm after touring the church. For a main course, I tried the Hamburg specialty called Labskaus (similar to corned beef hash, but served with 2...More

Thank mtc
Reviewed October 30, 2014

We visited with a group of 8, and I don't think anyone was dissatisfied with their food :-) The prices are okay, maybe slightly high, and food quality is also okay. Mainly traditional dishes, served in large partitions. The atmosphere and service we experienced, was...More

Thank 123jakob
Reviewed October 14, 2014

The fare is all right but not very good ; the portions are huge , which for most people will be too much and therefore a waste of food.. The prices are all right, be it a bit on the high side. The atmosphere is...More

Thank ErikvanEmden
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Englische Planke 10, 20459 Hamburg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hamburg>  > Neustadt
  • Neighborhood: Neustadt
  • Phone Number: +49 40 366319
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