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Best things to do in Hamburg

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Restaurant
“Fancy rooftop restaurant and bar at the 20th floor of the "Dancing Towers" building with panorama view between the port and nightclub district. Awesome Food and Drinks => www.clouds-hamburg.de”
49 locals recommend
Café
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“Awesome German brunch with greatbaked goods, fresh fruit and vegetables as well as scrambled eggs and salmon”
72 locals recommend
Beach Bar
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“Restaurant with beach atmosphere. Really tasty burgers. Not so pricy. In outdoor area they have sand and real fire places. Sometimes can be overcrowded though (in the evenings and over weeknds)”
57 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“wonderful local market - every tuesday + friday 7 a.m. - 2 p.m. even at rainy days because it's under the railway overpass”
77 locals recommend
Café
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“Amazing place in the tourist city centre, with a view on the Rathaus and historic decorations. Highly recommended for a quick coffee”
59 locals recommend
Music Venue
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“Techno and Electronic Club in an old Hilter's Bunker. Great club in an awesome setting. Drinks are very fairly priced. Good acoustics and a nice crowd vibe. The outside terrace is ideal to catch some air and get a view of Hamburg.”
43 locals recommend
Park
“It´s an alternative area. People come here to chill in the sun and have beers and barbecues. They also do yoga and different kind of sports there in small groups.”
59 locals recommend
Establishment
“Every year it is in summer and winter. Huge place where you have rollercoasters and food and lights around you. No entry is taken so even nice just to walk around and get your cotton candy to go”
44 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Best roasting facility in HH. You can taste the best coffee in the city :) ”
53 locals recommend
Cinema
“The Savoy shows original english version movies three times a day. It has very comfortable chairs. Go early and have a doner/kebap before in any of the millions of eateries along Steindamm. ”
38 locals recommend
Park
“the smallest park in Hamburg - perfect to have a beer with the harbor view ”
55 locals recommend
General Entertainment
“Im Hamburger Dungeon wird die die Hamburger Geschichte näher gebracht und du bist Teil der Geschichte. Gemeinsam in einer Gruppe wirst du von verschiedenen Personen der Hamburger Geschichte durch das Gebäude geführt und dir dabei die Geschichte Hamburgs vermittelt. Wer war nochmal Störtebeker und was hatte es mit dem großen Brand auf sich? Du bist nicht nur Zuhörer sondern mitten drin im Geschehen. Es wird lustig und bisschen gruselig zu gleich - der Unterhaltungsfaktor ist auf jeden Fall da!”
30 locals recommend
History Museum
“Wonderfully authentic recreation of life in this area from 1600 through the early 1900s. A highlight for children, but also fascinating for adults. Worth a trip!! They offer lots of special events. Check the website. Open all year: Dienstag-Freitag: 9-17 Uhr, Sonnabend/Sonntag/Feiertag: 10-18 Uhr ”
16 locals recommend
Zoo
“spazieren gehen und heimische Wildarten ansehen, außerdem ein tolles Freigehege, ein nur für Kinder zugängiges Kaninchengehege und ein toller Spielplatz ”
7 locals recommend
Café
“A gorgeous cafe with an excellent brunch on the weekend. Inexpensive and fresh. I love the elegant couches and huge windows. Sometimes it's hard to find a seat. Everyone is friendly and speaks English. Close to the Reeperbahn without the trash.”
52 locals recommend
Route
“there are many nice places to have a drink or eat something in the Schülterblat. In the Evening the street became a place für going out and have a drink in the bar like: Katze Haus 73 and Goldfish Glas”
54 locals recommend