Top things to do in Celle

Top Choice Desserts in Celle

Cafe Kiess

Head upstairs to a window table overlooking a picturesque square of medieval houses and dig into a thick slice of one of Cafe Kiess' desserts: a strawberry-and-whipped-cream slice, some apple strudel or chocolate mo…
Top Choice Czech in Celle

Zum Schwejk

Primarily hearty Czech meals with some German twists are served up in this wonderful historic haus with an excellent balcony dining area. Try the Svicková, marinated roast beef with cream sauce and bread dumplings (…
Top Choice Food & Drinks in Celle

Huth's Kaffee

Huth's has been roasting its coffee in-house daily, in small batches, since 1851. But there's much more to browse here: two counters filled with gourmet chocolates; old wooden shelves groaning under the weight of lo…
Palace in Celle

Schloss Celle

Celle’s wedding-cake Schloss was built in 1292 by Otto Der Strenge (Otto the Strict) as a town fortification; in 1378 it was expanded and turned into a residence. Today it houses administrative offices, a theatre an…
Museum in Celle

Bomann-Museum Celle

This museum for cultural history houses a broad historic collection on the work, lives and times of ordinary people in the region. There are Bronze Age archaeological finds, a re-created farmhouse illustrating local…
Bar in Celle


Dim pendant lights, low couches and laid-back music give this bar-lounge a sleek, upmarket feel. Browse through a comprehensive menu of cocktails: whether you're after a Manhattan or a martini – or even a grasshoppe…
Burgers in Celle


One of Celle's newest restaurants has installed a modern fit-out in an historic Altstadt building and offers a baker's dozen of different burgers, with beef, pulled pork, chicken or veggie options. Choose from 100g …
German in Celle

Restaurant Bier Akademie

This family-run restaurant serves an excellent range of beef, poultry and lamb as well as pork, but its speciality is a local roulade made of beef and pork with a distinctive combination of spices, which you can ord…
Cafe in Celle

Coffee Shop

This friendly, popular cafe in the northeastern corner of the Altstadt has a huge selection of espresso-based coffee drinks, both hot and cold, plus a range of delicious milkshakes.
Synagogue in Celle

Celle Synagogue

Dating back to 1740, Celle’s synagogue is the oldest in northern Germany. It was partially destroyed during Kristallnacht and looks just like any other half-timbered house from the outside. Once a new Jewish congreg…