We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Alt Hamburger Aalspeicher

Deichstrasse 43, 20459 Hamburg, Germany
+49 40 362990
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
1 Nov 2016
“Pop in and try local delicacies”
1 Nov 2016
“Eel is the speciality”
Closed Now
German, Seafood, European, Soups, Central European
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Deichstrasse 43, 20459 Hamburg, Germany
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (152)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 26 reviews

Reviewed 2 November 2016

Followed up a guide's recommendation and found a fascinating, quiet lunch spot. Waitress spoke very little English; not a problem as the menu was also in English. We opted for local dishes, pan-fried plaice and a fisherman's breakfast. Plus two beers. Good hearty food.

Thank FortsFan
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

It might be the speciality but I went for the fish, pan fried. Very good as was the crawfish soup. My spouse had the herring and the eel and said they were both delicious. The server was lovely and spoke English well. They have English...More

Thank PatraMM
Reviewed 12 September 2016

From the beginning we had a feeling that the waiter (the owner) was ignoring us. We waited a while before we were given the menus and a little more before ordering. We both wanted fried eel which has become a delicacy these days and we...More

Thank Trane&Trane
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Nice setting in Hamburgs speicherstadt. We had the local eel soup and 3 different kinds of fish, matjes, scholle etc. all was of great quality and fresh. The service was good, restaurant run by family Well recommended place if your looking for typical Hamburg local...More

Thank Christian v
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Good restaurant, well located in a quite street together with other Restauran. The food is good and taste, nothing extraordinary but a nice place to spend the evening on the street tables. There is a small parking place close to the restauran.

Thank 300lwmd
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Family from all over Germany and UK met here to enjoy a fabulous meal in wonderful, historic surroundings. Ideally situated before visiting the Reeperbahn and a wonderful time was shared with great food and service.

Thank Benderwitz
Reviewed 24 May 2016

A beautiful old cosy restaurant on an old Hamburg street The restaurant has a small terrace on the canal which is great if the weather is good The service is good .The restaurant specialises in herring and eel dishes each being presented in numerous sauces...More

Thank paulquill
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Well sever fish in German tradition. Suggest the fisherman's breakfast. The Herring in dill sauce is a must try.

Thank RGPK007
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Well the building is historic because its one of the only 7 buildings that survived the war as they told me , but the mood is dull , the restaurant next to it has a sitting area right over the canal water, the soup was...More

Thank Mohannad G
Reviewed 23 June 2015

We went to the Aalspeicher for dinner on a Friday evening and although we had made a reservation about a week in advance were put at a tiny table near the main door (which meant we basically froze the entire evening). We asked if we...More

Thank foodlover1108
Nearby HotelsSee all 327 hotels in Hamburg
Sir Nikolai Hotel
118 reviews
.37 km away
The Madison Hamburg
1,145 reviews
.41 km away
Steigenberger Hotel Hamburg
2,485 reviews
.44 km away
Michaelis Hof Hotel
67 reviews
.44 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Nord Coast
204 reviews
.15 km away
273 reviews
.10 km away
Ti Breizh Haus der Bretagne
447 reviews
.04 km away
Speicherstadt Kaffee
269 reviews
.23 km away
Nearby Attractions
Miniatur Wunderland
17,652 reviews
.22 km away
St Nikolai Memorial
615 reviews
.32 km away
246 reviews
.13 km away
Speicherstadt Kaffeeroesterei
393 reviews
.21 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Alt Hamburger Aalspeicher staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Seafood, European, Soups, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Deichstrasse 43, 20459 Hamburg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hamburg>  > Hamburg-Altstadt
  • Neighbourhood: Hamburg-Altstadt
  • Phone Number: +49 40 362990
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing