Restaurants

Top Choice Cafe in Aachen

Café zum Mohren

This darling cafe just off the tourist trail is famous for its cakes, especially a wicked chocolate one called Krippekratz (local slang for 'devil') and sumptuous ice cream cakes. Also a good spot for breakfast or l…
Top Choice German in Aachen

Am Knipp

Hungry grazers have stopped by this traditional inn since 1698, and you too will have a fine time enjoying hearty German cuisine served amid a flea market’s worth of knick-knacks or, if weather permits, in the big b…
Cafe in Aachen

Alt-Aachener Café-Stuben

Leather-covered walls, tiled stoves and antiques forge the yesteryear feel of this rambling cafe established in 1890 (the building goes back to 1655). It's famous for its house-made Printen, which come in a dozen va…
German in Aachen

Zum Goldenen Einhorn

You won't feel the sharp end of the namesake golden unicorn at this main square restaurant that goes one better than most of its neighbours. The schnitzels are crispier, the pork juicier, potatoes mashier… well, you…
Mediterranean in Aachen

Magellan

This restaurant-bar comes with a lovely hidden garden right near the centre of town. There's even a little stream running past garden tables where you can enjoy refreshments and food with Mediterranean flair, includ…
Bakery in Aachen

Nobis

This gorgeous bakery, where you can watch the bakers at work, is right across from the Dom. It has a stunning array of sandwiches and other goods ready to eat at tables on the square or as a picnic in the nearby par…