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Le Plat Du Jour

#35 of 2,935 Restaurants in Hamburg
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Hamburg-Altstadt
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Dornbusch 4, Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 321414
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Odense, Denmark
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a good choice in Hamburg. You will get traditional french food and there is more than enough if you stick to the the three course menu. It is good value. The atmosphere is cosy and the service attentive. The food itself is good and well prepared. Only the creme brûlé need a little bit more thick caramel on... More 

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durham, NC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

Ate lunch here recently with my wife based on recommendations, especially in the Michelin guide. I had an unexciting fish soup followed by a really stringy and unpleasant rabbit leg in mustard sauce. Not close to the quality you expect from a good bistro.

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Thank bryan c
Guatemala City, Guatemala
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95 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

One would not normally walk by this nice restaurant, since it is a little bit off the beaten track. But certainly worthwhile to try it out. Food is very good, prices are reasonable considering the quality, and service is friendly.

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Thank Michael B
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

The food is original French food, and was quite nice. The price was fair, the service was okay. I had expected more from reading here, and was a bit dissapointed. It wasn't bad at all, I have just tried better at the same price. But worth a visit :-)

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Thank Sanne K
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

If you are looking to have proper french food then this is definitely the place to go to, it is a little expensive but completely worth it (honest price!). Staff is professional and attentive.

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Thank Bruno S
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

On warm days they have outside seating. We had a nice although somewhat expensive lunch. I had a calf liver salade which was really nice. The service is friendly and attentive, and from some of the the tables you can see the hustle and bustle of the kitchen and the waiters picking up the food, which is classic bistro style... More 

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Thank espengees
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

A small and very special restaurant right in the city centre. Awesome food, very good wines, perfect service. A bit loud cause of many tables but the atmosphere is great anyway.Reservation needed. Meat, fish, salads, you get everything there. You will pay for the quality, but it is worth it .

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Thank S. R
Baekke, Denmark
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27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

My daughter held her 10th birthday at this cozy resturant. All was well. Wonderful food, wine and sweet service .

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Thank Jacob W
Hamburg, Germany
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

Hamburg has not very many French restaurants but this one, owned by venerable Mr. Jacques Lemercier, is an institution. I have been their customer for many, many years even before the restaurant moved down town. It is not the place of high French sophistication but you get well prepared solid French plates at reasonable prices. And it tastes French and... More 

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Thank Luca G
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

Always very tasty and delicious food and good wine. Very reasonable prices and good service. Comming back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dornbusch 4, Hamburg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hamburg>  > Hamburg-Altstadt
  • Neighborhood: Hamburg-Altstadt
  • Phone Number: +49 40 321414

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?