Restaurants

Top Choice German in Düsseldorf

Brauerei im Füchschen

Boisterous, packed and drenched with local colour – the ‘Little Fox’ in the Altstadt is all you expect a Rhenish beer hall to be. The kitchen is especially famous for its mean Schweinshaxe (roast pork leg) served in…
Top Choice European in Düsseldorf

Münstermann Kontor

This legendary delicatessen has spawned a buzzy bistro serving some of Düsseldorf's best seasonal and locally sourced fare. Day after day the place hums with loyalists hungry for seasonally rotating dishes that mana…
Japanese in Düsseldorf

Restaurant Takumi

All you need to know about this hole-in-the-wall is that it's always packed elbow-to-elbow with Düsseldorf's expat Japanese community salivating over an authentic taste of home: slurp-worthy noodle soups. The Sappor…
Middle Eastern in Düsseldorf

Libanon Express

Crammed with mirrors, tiles and other decorations from Lebanon, this cafe serves great kebabs, falafel and other Middle Eastern specialities. Its takeaway is a standout among competitors counting on customers to be …
Georgian in Düsseldorf

Pepella

Georgia (the country, not the US state) is a cultural and geographical bridge between east and west, which is also reflected in its cuisine. It's meat-centric fare that gets pizzazz from fragrant spices and herbs. I…
Cafe in Düsseldorf

Sulis Cafe

This locally adored cafe is especially lovely in summer when half the 'hood comes out to sip java and eat yummy cheesecake or carrot cake (both homemade of course) on the sunny terrace. Otherwise, the wooden tables …
Market in Düsseldorf

Markt am Carlsplatz

A former fruit and vegetable market has been transformed into a foodies' playground. Scores of cafes, artisanal food vendors, stand-up takeaways and others dish up a huge range of food that's always fresh, regional …
International in Düsseldorf

Löffelbar

With a name like 'spoon bar' you'd think that this contemporary outfit was a soup joint. Which it is. Partly. Yes, the menu features bowls of cheese-leek or Asian-style sweet-and-sour soups, but if your tummy is scr…
Cafe in Düsseldorf

Cafe Beethoven

This Flingern classic caters to an easy-going local crowd who whoop it up on the terrace when the weather plays along. It's a great spot for breakfast, a crispy lunch salad, homemade cakes or a plate of linguini (ma…
Thai in Düsseldorf

Sila Thai

Even simple curries become culinary poetry at this Thai gourmet temple with its fairy-tale setting of carved wood, rich fabrics and imported sculpture. Like a trip to Thailand without the long flight. Book ahead and…