Restaurants

Top Choice German in Oberwesel

Günderode Haus

Hidden sky-high up a steep vineyard-striped hillside, Günderode Haus' flagstone terrace with sweeping views over the Rhine is an incredible spot for traditional dishes like wild boar sausages with rosemary potatoes,…
Top Choice German in Neustadt an der Weinstrasse

Urgestein

For a gastronomic extravaganza, book a table at Benjamin Peifer's Michelin-starred, vaulted brick cellar restaurant within a half-timbered house in the town centre. Over 300 wines complement exquisite dishes like pi…
Top Choice International in Trier

Weinhaus Becker

Within the Becker’s hotel complex, 3km southeast of the centre, this supremely elegant wine-house serves sublime internationally influenced dishes like cod with pumpkin, banana and macadamia nuts, or quail with pars…
Top Choice German in Saarbrücken

Kalinski

Saarbrücken's hippest hang-out is this Wurstwirtschaft, which sizzles up street-food-style Currywurst (including a fabulous tofu and wheatgerm vegetarian sausage with spicy tomato sauce), pulled pork burgers, Spätzl…
Top Choice German in Frankfurt am Main

Zu den 12 Aposteln

Glowing with sepia-toned lamplight, the 12 Apostles has ground-floor and cellar dining rooms serving traditional German dishes: Matjes (herring) with sour cream, apple and fried onion; roast pork knuckle with pickle…
Top Choice German in Frankfurt am Main

Druckwasserwerk

Dating from 1899, this neo-Romanesque pump house in the rapidly rejuvenating industrial area of Westhafen, on the Main 1.2km southwest of the Hauptbahnhof, is now a spectacular restaurant serving superior German cui…
Top Choice German in Bernkastel-Kues

Restaurant Burg Landshut

Opened in 2018 in the ruined castle Burg Landshut, this state-of-the-art restaurant is worth the steep climb (or shuttle-bus ride) for modern German cuisine such as sauerkraut and blood-sausage soup, and pike-perch …
Top Choice German in Wiesbaden

Gollner's

Above the pretty village of Sonnenberg, 4km northeast of Wiesbaden, this sublime fine-dining restaurant occupies a 1201-built hilltop castle, Burg Sonnenberg. Umbrella-shaded tables cover the panoramic terrace, with…
Top Choice German in Bad Dürkheim

Weinrefugium

Inside a charming mustard-coloured, charcoal-trimmed building, Weinrefugium serves exquisitely presented dishes incorporating locally grown flowers, herbs and vegetables. Smoked catfish with dill and Riesling sauce …
Top Choice Market in Frankfurt am Main

Kleinmarkthalle

Aromatic stalls inside this bustling traditional market hall sell artisan smoked sausages, cheeses, roasted nuts, breads, pretzels, loose-leaf teas, pastries, cakes and chocolates, along with fruit, vegetables, spic…