Top Choice French in Strasbourg


This sweet, petite bistro has a cosy beamed interior, a nicely down-to-earth vibe and a menu packed with Alsatian classics – see the blackboard for daily specials. It does a roaring trade in comfort food, from spot-…
Top Choice Gastronomic in Strasbourg


Sparky young chef Guillaume Scheer runs the show at this Michelin-starred number facing the River Ill. Murals, playful fabrics and splashes of colour add warmth to the dining room, where waiters bring well-executed,…
Gastronomy in Strasbourg

Au Crocodile

This hushed temple of French gastronomy is named after a stuffed toothy critter brought back from Egypt by one of Napoléon’s generals. Artistically presented seasonal specialities like fillet of turbot with algae, c…
Cheese in Strasbourg

La Cloche à Fromage

Au revoir diet. Loosen a belt notch or three for Strasbourg’s gooiest fondues and raclette at this temple to fromage, saving an inch for the 200-variety cheese board of Guinness Book of World Records fame.
Bistro in Strasbourg

Le Caillou

Market-fresh cuisine with a herby twist, discreet service and a decent wine list lure a discerning clientele to this friendly bistro. Dishes are big on fresh, zesty Mediterranean flavours: roast veal with thyme and …
Cafe in Strasbourg

Bistrot et Chocolat

This chilled-out bistro is hailed for its solid and liquid organic chocolate (ginger is superb), day specials (€8.90) and weekend brunches.
French in Strasbourg

Maison des Tanneurs

Even locals book ahead at this former tannery, bedecked with billowing geraniums and creaking under the weight of its 16th-century beams. Choucroute (sauerkraut) with fat pork knuckles and garlicky Alsatian-style es…
Seafood in Strasbourg

La Cambuse

Sophisticated dining has a maritime flavour at La Cambuse, with its portholes, brass lamps and polished-wood interior. The experimental chef infuses seafood with Asian spices in dishes like cod with lime and ginger,…
Mediterranean in Strasbourg

Le Gavroche

Nathalie and Benoît Fuchs give food a pinch of creativity and southern sunshine at intimate, softly lit Le Gavroche, awarded one Michelin star. Mains like veal in a mint crust with crispy polenta and coriander-infus…
Fusion in Strasbourg


Simplicity is the ethos at Michelin-starred Umami, loosely translated as ‘savoury’, the fifth taste in Japanese cuisine. A starkly minimalist, art-strewn bistro sets the scene for taste sensations like red-curry gam…