Restaurant in Hanstedt

Opening hours & menu

Heutapete im Nebenraum Schnuckenstube im Restaurant Sellhorn in Hanstedt

The Sellhorn offers a variety of regional delights

Our restaurant in Hanstedt, in the Lüneburg Heath, impresses with its culinary variety and high standards of fine, regional ingredients. Our service places a special focus on friendliness, professionalism and flexibility. We constantly offer our guests seasonal trends with fresh ingredients from the region. In short: creative country cuisine in the Lüneburg Heath!

We prepare all dishes for children according to their wishes and also in smaller portions. In our children’s menu you will find delicious dishes for our little guests.

Opening hours Restaurant

Monday to Friday
17:30 to 21:00

Saturday, Sunday and public holidays
12:00 to 21:00


You can also make yourself comfortable on the terrace and enjoy food and drinks

Menu (PDF)
Children's menu (PDF)
Cakes & Coffee
Celebrate your event
Breakfast buffet

Menu: Our recommendations for you

Hanstedt wedding soup – 10,80 €

Wiener schnitzel I fried potatoes I mixed salad – € 33.00

Chocolate mousse with seasonal compote – € 11.00

Selection of cheeses from the Fehling cheese dairy in the Elbmarsch region
Bread | butter | homemade chutney
large 15,80 €
small 8,80 €

Fillet of beef I roast potatoes I herb butter
200g – 44,50 €

Chateaubriand 400g (even if it’s not on the menu)
25 minutes preparation time
2 pers. – 92,00 €

Each with daily side dishes.

Trout blue or Müllerin style (subject to availability)
melted butter | creamed horseradish | heather potatoes | creamed lettuce – € 33.00

roast beef
remoulade sauce | fried potatoes – € 27.50

Viennese veal schnitzel (even if it’s not on the menu)
Fried potatoes | mixed salad – € 33.00

Caesar salad
Romaine lettuce I Caesar dressing I Parmesan I croutons – € 19.00
with roasted turkey breast strips + € 7.50
with fried mushrooms + 6,00 €

Open wines for serving:

White wine:

Dr. Loosen Riesling feinherb
Mosel | Winery Dr. Loosen

Pinot Blanc dry
Baden | Friedrich Kiefer Winery

Pinot Gris dry
Rheinhessen | Seebrich Winery

Red wine:

Château Anniche dry
Bordeaux | Côtes de Bordeaux

Primitivo dry
Apulia | Polvanera

Rosé wine:

Pinot Noir Weißherbst mild
Baden | WG Oberrotweil

We will be happy to advise you on the choice of a suitable wine.

Culinary variety in the Sellhorn restaurant

Our concept is built on:

  • The long tradition of our hotel and restaurant, since 1873.
  • Sustainably produced food as the basis of our expertise
  • Our chef Jörn Sommer focuses on fresh, regional cuisine
  • Pasta and gnocchi from our own production
  • Wind-protected inner courtyard with garden terrace
  • The large breakfast buffet daily from 7 to 11 a.m.
  • The large selection from the menu from Friday to Sunday and on public holidays 12 to 9 p.m. and Monday to Thursday from 5.30 to 9 p.m.
A real taste of home

Regional suppliers

Whether fruit, vegetables, meat or spirits: we use regional and seasonal ingredients and products for our dishes. You can find a list of our suppliers here!

Birgit-Meyer, Ansprechpartnerin Gastronomie und Events im Restaurant Sellhorn

Disabled-friendly restaurant in the Lüneburg Heath

Accessibility in the restaurant

Access to the restaurant is stepless, as is our wind-protected inner courtyard with garden terrace. A spacious, handicapped-accessible restroom is located in the immediate vicinity of the restaurant and banquet rooms. Smokers will also find their place in the Alte Gaststube.

Refined country cuisine: restaurant with fresh products from the region

Our restaurant is the casual meeting place for early risers and late risers, hotel guests or visitors who rely on the variety of the Sellhorn restaurant buffet. Get your day off to the best possible start with a delicious breakfast. The extensive breakfast buffet is served daily from 7:00 am to 11:00 am in our restaurant and can also be enjoyed on the terrace.

What would a traditional country hotel in the middle of the Lüneburg Heath be without homemade cakes, tarts and desserts? All of this awaits you in the appropriate parlors, restaurants, lounges and the cozy terrace. Freshly brewed coffee, aromatic tea and many other hot and cold treats round off your afternoon perfectly.

Á la carte can be ordered Monday to Friday from 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays from 12:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Rustic, regional or international, depending on your taste. It is important to chef Jörn Sommer to use regional ingredients that are absolutely fresh and to adapt the menu to the seasons, thus offering the greatest possible variety. Everything in our restaurant in the Lüneburg Heath is prepared with great attention to detail.

Kaffee und Kuchen gibt es im Hotel Sellhorn in Hanstedt, wie hier hausgemachte Buchweizentorte

Tea, coffee and cake in the Lüneburg Heath

Your cafe in Hanstedt

What a lovely tradition … Take a short break from everyday life in the afternoon, make yourself comfortable with a cup of coffee or tea and a delicious piece of cake in our café in Hanstedt. Take a seat in our cozy dining room or enjoy the fresh air on our large outdoor terrace. On warm days, our spacious garden also offers many sheltered corners to escape the stresses of everyday life. Enjoy coffee and cake in Hanstedt and let us convince you of our homemade cakes and tarts in our café in the Lüneburg Heath.

Also to take home! Ask about the daily changing cakes and tarts in Hanstedt.

Homemade cakes and tarts

hausgemachter Apfelkuchen im Restaurant und Café Sellhorn, Kaffee und Kuchen in der Lüneburger Heide
Be inspired by our selection of cakes and tarts.
Hausgemachte Buchweizentorte im Restaurant und Café Sellhorn, Kaffee und Kuchen in der Lüneburger Heide
You can also take our creations - such as buckwheat cake - home with you.
hausgemachter Apfelkuchen mit Sahne und Tasse Kaffee im Kaffeegarten des Café Sellhorn in Hanstedt in der Lüneburger Heide
In summer you can also enjoy our apple pie on our terrace.