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Olde Hansa

Vana turg 1, Tallinn 10140, Estonia
+372 627 9020
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“honey beer” (217 reviews)
“wild boar” (110 reviews)
“mushroom soup” (60 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, Eastern European, Central European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Vana turg 1, Tallinn 10140, Estonia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Didn't eat here as we had already eaten but decided to stop off for a drink. Opted for a honey dark beer which at 5.90euro seemed a little steep. It was also not fantastic tasting. A lot of people around us were eating and food...More

Thank Jon C
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant back in 2009 and all I can say is it is the BEST restaurant I have EVER been to. We tried to find something even remotely comparable in many countries around the world and there simply is nothing like it. From a...More

4  Thank Emma H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

When the food comes to your table you could be forgiven for thinking "Is that it?" However hold your thoughts until you take a bite and you will be pleasantly surprised. Yes it's not Michelin star food but it's mighty tasty. And there's plenty. Definitely...More

Thank woosie123
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Olde Hansa is easily found due to the central location in old town of Tallin. The medieval building, decoration, costumes of waiters and the tasty food of course, makes the visit unforgettable experience. Waiters are very proficient with languages and the customer experience just makes...More

Thank Nikke M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super nice People Who welkom you in traditional clothing. Then there are so many nice things you can eat and drink. No soft drinkt like cola or something. But traditional Juice and beer.. Water to, but thats not me. I had a honnybeer. In a...More

Thank davyakkermans
Reviewed 1 week ago

During our recent visit to Tallinn, my partner and I decided to give Olde Hansa a try...and we were not disappointed! We certainly were aware that this mid-evil themed restaurant in the middle of the old town was likely to be touristy (especially with the...More

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We seen this visited on a youtube channel so we thought why not? Im so glad we did this it was such an amazing experience. There is no electric lighting its all lit up with real candles the staff are so helpfull with the menu...More

Thank KellMorrison
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Candlelight, singing minstrels, costumed waiters and tankards of beer. This place may be touristy but it’s great fun. Well worth a visit for a drink and to soak up the atmosphere. Highly recommended.

Thank Travelbug7776
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quite interesting place in the city center. As for advantages, good design and costumes the staff is wearing, so visitors are highly plunged into the authentic atmosphere. The menu is very attractive, there are dishes made with meat of wild animals such as bears, wild...More

Thank Olga S
OldeHansaRestoran, Director Marketing at Olde Hansa, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Olga Thank you so much for your review and the feedback contained within. I fully understand your frustration at the length of time that it took for you and your mother to be served. It is also true that you should have been informed...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Initially I was a little sceptical about a medieval themed evening in the heart of a tourist hotspot, but it was VERY well done and memorable for all the right reasons. There is a good selection of dishes, and the quality was high. The location...More

Thank WildFing
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Krolfs
17 February 2015|
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Response from Mike P |
A unique Medieval experience with staff in costumes, period music and a 3-floor candlelit, olde worlde pub feel. We had 4 half-litre beers, two complimentary glasses of schnapps (as we were eating), a huge filling bowl of... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$4 - US$88
Cuisine
European, Eastern European, Central European, Scandinavian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vana turg 1, Tallinn 10140, Estonia
  • Location: Europe  >  Estonia  >  Harju County  >  Tallinn
  • Phone Number: +372 627 9020
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Description
The medieval restaurant Olde Hansa is the home of a rich merchant, whose guests enjoy delicious, authentic Hansa-era meals and drinks, true period music and always friendly service. All of the dishes on the menu, including many wild game delicacies, are cooked using 15th century recipes and methods. Medieval musicians delight the guests every night of the week except Mondays. Tallinn Card holders receive a sweet treat with every meal purchased - a bag of freshly roasted almonds, on the house!
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