Restaurants

Top Choice International in Hanover

Pier 51

Romantic at sundown, Pier 51 is walled with glass and juts out over the Maschsee. Expect light pasta dishes and a small selection of fish, poultry and red meats on a changing menu. All dishes can be ordered in half-…
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. Come for comfort food, old-school Eu-romantic ambience and cold beer…you'll l…
Top Choice Fusion in Hanover

Basil

These former stables to the north of town now house a hip fusion restaurant, with a high arched ceiling, pressed tablecloths and memorable creative cuisine. Dress to be seen. Course menus offer the best value. Take …
Top Choice German in Braunschweig

Mutter Habenicht

This ‘Mother Hubbard’ dishes up filling portions of schnitzels, potatoes, steaks, spare ribs and the occasional Balkan dish in the dimly lit, bric-a-brac-filled front room, or in the small beer garden out the back.
Italian in Hanover

La Perla

This tidy, no-fuss Italian on the corner of Lister Meile, replete with candles in silver holders and old-fashioned service from jovial Italian staff, also has a great patio out front. You'll find tasty, well-priced …
Mexican in Hanover

Fischers

In the hip, arty suburb of Linden you'll find this spicy little number that will awaken your senses to the flavours of Mexico. There's a broad menu of small plates, plenty of vegetarian options and all the favourite…
International in Hildesheim

Schlegels Weinstuben

The lopsided walls of this rose-covered, 500-year-old house add to its charm. Inside are historic rooms and, in one corner, a round, glass-topped table fashioned from a well, where you can dine overlooking the water…
Korean in Hanover

Choi's

You can smell the traditional Korean cooking as you climb the stairs to this spotless family affair on the Lister Meile. Traditional Korean meals and some hybrid German-Chinese dishes are served. The lunch time buff…
International in Hanover

Spandau Projekt

Retro-'70s Spandau in Hanover’s Nordstadt is more like a place in Berlin’s Kreuzberg – where students from the nearby university and the local Turkish community rub shoulders. The varied menu features curries, salad…
German in Braunschweig

Kegel Bahnhof

A few minutes' walk from the station, this rustic and railroad-y, train-themed restaurant (and bowling alley!) oozes ambience and is fun for adults and kids alike. Tasty German meals are made from fresh local ingred…