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Basil Restaurant

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Vahrenwald
German, European, Seafood, Mediterranean, Central European
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Dragonerstr. 30, 30163, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
+49 511 622636
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6:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 6:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Beit Arif
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Surprisingly good around a boring typical German cuisine. Rich wine list with a surprise of red Margalit wine from Israel, it is not obvious and common in every fine restaurant Good and professional service Recommend!!!

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Thank mizrahir
Tel Aviv, Israel
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

I heard about the restaurant in the trip advisor. We ordered menu1 it was very good the first dish was nice sashimi. The second dish of the lamb was tasty . They heard dish I took the angus filet it was amazing . The dessert was also amazing we took the panakota. The service was very good we choose the... More 

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Ames, Iowa
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71 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

I was taken here by a friend for a major birthday celebration in the family. The food (all four courses) was excellent. The service was a bit slow... this is a statement of fact, not a complaint, since we had lots of time and spent 3 hours there. The staff are friendly. All in all, it was a nice experience.... More 

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Hannover, Germany
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

I'm living in Hanover for 2 years and for me this is so far the best restaurant in town. They have always different menus very good all the food is done by professionals. The wine list is very complete and the employees are very friendly. Per person with wine and desert you must prepare at least 60€. But they are... More 

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Thank Colaco
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80 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016

I had dinner at Basil with friends and colleagues on a recent trip to Hannover and it was by far the best overall dinner experience I had during my stay in Germany. The service was excellent overall; the staff was very friendly, attentive, and bilingual. All of the food that I ordered (apps, main course, & dessert) was fantastic; everything... More 

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Thank TyLocke
Devon
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

Great service, great food, lovely historic building and a good atmosphere. I had the small menu which consisted of 5 smallish courses of deliciously tasty and varied food, ranging from crab bisque with beetroot foam, beef cooked 3 ways, slow braised beef cheekies (yep, that's what it said on the menu) to a delicious fresh orange crème brûlée. The service... More 

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Thank g8120651
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015 via mobile

Although we were a bit disappointed in the hard liquor choices. .. THE DINNER and WINE WAS SUBURB. . 3 COURSES AND 6 BOTTLES OF GREAT WINES.

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Thank Candace S
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

A great restaurant to enjoy a good meal whilst negotiating contracts. Atmosphere, service and food at very high level what makes you only worry about the deal you like to make. GREAT!!!

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Thank 863robv
Puebla, Mexico
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96 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

This place is simply fantastic for a nice romantic dinner, the food is Fusion and tastes great, as usual in this restaurants portions are not big so you can try a couple of dishes and enjoy the atmosphere.

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Thank Marcos C
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90 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015 via mobile

our first choice in hannover: fantastic food (french style), incredible service (always nice and friendly), beautiful ambiente, spectacular wines (just trust the owner of the restaurant, he will guide you, there will be no bad surprises). in short: you can never go wrong here: we tested all the menues over the years and it was always EXCELLENT. for me the... More 

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Thank Lisa H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
German, European, Seafood, Mediterranean, Central European
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dragonerstr. 30, 30163, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Lower Saxony  >  Hannover>  > Vahrenwald
  • Neighborhood: Vahrenwald
  • Phone Number: +49 511 622636

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