Freiburg drinking and nightlife

Cocktail Bar in Freiburg


What a find this mulberry-hued wine and cocktail bar is, with its cushion-strewn nooks and candlelit tables. It does a head-spinning range of wines and cocktails from gin basil smashes (gin, basil, sugar and lemon) …
Pub in Freiburg


In historical digs and crammed with antiques and vintage theatre posters, this rocking, friendly boozer has made the magic happen for generations of students. The drinks – a good array of beers, gins, absinthes and …
Microbrewery in Freiburg

Hausbrauerei Feierling

This stream-side microbrewery and beer garden is a relaxed spot to quaff a cold one under the chestnut trees in summer or next to the copper vats in winter. Pretzels and sausages (€3 to €9.50) soak up the malty, org…
Wine Bar in Freiburg

Alte Wache

Right on the square, this 18th-century guardhouse serves local Müller-Thurgau and Pinot Noir wines at the tasting tables. See the website for details of the regular food and wine events.
Beer Garden in Freiburg


All of Freiburg is at your feet from this chestnut-shaded beer garden atop Schlossberg. Perfect sunset spot.
Club in Freiburg

White Rabbit Club

A student wonderland of cheap beers, DJs and gigs. Things get even curiouser at Wednesday night’s open jam sessions.