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Krauses Schweinehaus

$German, , European
Podbielskistr. 73, 30177, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
+49 511 667367
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork knuckle” (6 reviews)
“tram” (3 reviews)
“schnapps” (2 reviews)
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German, Central European, European
Podbielskistr. 73, 30177, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff was so helpfull, nice and gave us really good recomandation. The food was excellent for the 6 of us - and when we have paid and ready to leave - they drop off extra drinks for free for everyone off us. Great evening...More

Thank Jannecke L
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Yes, you don't come here for vegetarian dishes. This place is the real thing. Heavy but delicious pork dishes. Good that they still exist! Flushed down with local pils. Reasonable prices compared to competitors in the city. Obviously a place where the locals eat, not...More

Thank Markku L
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Very easy to find, just up the street from the Tram Stop. I was met at the door by a very friendly host, she sat me by the window and reviewed the menu. I knew already that I wanted the Specialty "Pig Knuckles". I also...More

Thank Luvzog
Reviewed 1 October 2017

If you are looking for genuine rather than fancy it's the place. Food was really good and service very friendly and cosy. Just perfect. As I expected large portions I asked one meal for my two daughters and they pleasingly did it.

Thank madis247
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

It was 8.30pm when I was entering the restaurant and it was not full, less than half seats occupied. Was speaking to the waitress asking for a table or seat for 1 person (only myself) and she was just waving hand and said no. Then...More

6  Thank Martin L
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

The place is secluded , in a residential area, mostly frequented by tourist. The price and service was acceptable - 12 euro for the pork knuckle dish, with baked potatoes. Portions are huge. Will visit again!

Thank DSS-Bombay1
Reviewed 23 March 2017

After three long days at CeBIT it was time to get some proper German food in an authentic environment. Krause's "Pighouse" promises just that. Plenty of Eisbein and massive pork knuckles baked in the oven to a point where meat (plenty of meat) just fall...More

Thank Mikko S
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Our group was very pleased to have made the choice of this establishment for dinner. We shared an order of spargel (a treat for two first-timers), entrees were schnitzel, a variety plate with sausage, beef, and pork kebabs, and one order of the famous roasted...More

Thank onemanwolfpack61
Reviewed 2 December 2015

Great old school location, good food, reasonable price, nice stuff. The amount of food is really a lot, you can eat more days of your dinner ;-)

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

If you want the fatally fantastic combo of beer and meat, that's the must place to be when you're in Hannover l. Pork dishes served with potato skins served with the most heavenly cheese dip! You can find all sorts of German beers to accompany...More

Thank Anthi A
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  • Food
  • Value
German, Central European, European
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Podbielskistr. 73, 30177, Hannover, Lower Saxony, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Lower Saxony  >  Hannover>  > List
  • Neighbourhood: List
  • Phone Number: +49 511 667367
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