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Hummenstrasse 12, 31785 Hameln, Lower Saxony, Germany
+49 5151 41378
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
28 Dec 2016
“A pancake surprise!”
5 Dec 2016
“delicious range of pancakes”
Closed Now
All hours
German, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Hummenstrasse 12, 31785 Hameln, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

Every trip we take to Hameln we must go to Pfannekuchen! The old building with mice in the rafters (NOT REAL ones!), the creaky, uneven floors, the decorations are wonderful. The pancakes (and potato pancakes) are wonderful. Whether you want sweet or savoury you will...More

Thank hcamper37
Reviewed 17 January 2017

There are so many options of Pancakes on the menu it's hard to chose. There are sweet and savory types of pancakes. The atmosphere is very nice and the service is super friendly. I will come back to the Pfannekuchenhaus!

Thank Marcus M
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

So I lived in Hameln for 3 years and never knew this place existed. I visited for the first time today with family and friends and I was truly surprised. Great selection of pancakes, never knew you could have pancakes with so many different options....More

Thank Joe A
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This establishment is quite unique in offering over 40 different types of pancake - both sweet and savoury. It is in one of the oldest buildings in the old part of Hamelin and provides a very intimate dining experience. It is very popular with the...More

Thank KeithParker1949
Reviewed 5 December 2016

If you want a savoury and / or sweet pancake, then this restaurant is for you. The variety of toppings was great - and you could also add or take away any ingredient in any of the pancakes or salads. Also a good range of...More

Thank ukcamel
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We were asked to visit this restaurant by local colleagues.. Though practically in the centre of the town, it is easy to miss ,as it is in a small lane (We missed it once, only to make it the next day.) I have never seen...More

Thank littoo70
Reviewed 5 August 2016

This restaurant is somewhat hidden down a side street, but is a fun spot to eat. The menu is a variety of pancakes, many of which are very unusual. However, our party all enjoyed our food and the atmosphere as well. It is an old...More

Thank Lewe10
Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

If you want something different for lunch or dinner, this may be an option. Pfannekuchen is a German pancake (thin style) house that has both sweet and savory pancake dishes. They are very reasonably priced and serve adult beverages too. I enjoyed a cheese, ham...More

1  Thank PfredIII
Reviewed 15 March 2016

I love this place, the food is quirky all courses have one thing In common they come in a pancake, up stairs is like old mother Hubbard's house, the floor is not quite straight but neither are the tables

Thank 757kerry
Reviewed 30 November 2015

We had lunch here again this week and again, everything was just great! The food is delicious and served quite quickly. The service is great and I love the quirkiness of the building! One of my favourites, when I'm in town!

Thank Iona-Luing
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hummenstrasse 12, 31785 Hameln, Lower Saxony, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Lower Saxony  >  Hameln
  • Phone Number: +49 5151 41378
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