Top Choice Mediterranean in Freiburg


With tables set up on a pretty square, Wolfshöhle is a summer-evening magnet. The menu whisks you off on a gastronomical tour of the Mediterranean, with well-executed, beautifully presented dishes listed in the mode…
Top Choice International in Freiburg


On a flower-festooned lane, this pocket-sized restaurant with clever backlighting, slick monochrome decor and a menu fizzing with bright, sunny flavours attracts a rather food-literate clientele. Each dish combines …
German in Freiburg

Schlossbergrestaurant Dattler

One for special occasions – or, heck, any occasion – this refined restaurant atop the Schlossberg has panoramic windows affording compelling surround views of Freiburg's spire-studded cityscape. The food is pretty i…
Gastronomy in Freiburg


Freiburg’s bastion of fine dining is this Michelin-starred restaurant, decorated in warm Swiss pine. Chefs of exacting standards allow each ingredient to shine in specialities such as glazed rack of venison with car…
Mexican in Freiburg

Yepa Yepa

As authentic as a taqueria in southern Germany can be, this Mexican joint has cheery decor, smiley service and an upbeat buzz. Taking centre stage are the nicely spiced, gluten-free tacos, filled with beef, chicken,…
Vegetarian in Freiburg

Edo's Hummus Küche

Edo's pulls in the midday crowds by doing what it says on the tin – superb homemade hummus served with warm pitta, as well as lentils, fava bean salad and falafel. The basic hummus plate for €4.90 is a meal in itsel…
German in Freiburg

Gasthaus zum Kranz

There's always a good buzz at this rustic, quintessentially Badisch tavern. Pull up a hefty chair at one of the even heftier timber tables for well-prepared regional faves such as roast suckling pig, Maultaschen (po…
Vegetarian in Freiburg


For a quick, wholesome vegetarian lunch this buffet takes some beating. The freshly squeezed juices pack a vitamin punch. It's on the first floor of a little covered arcade just off central Rathausplatz.
Italian in Freiburg

Enoteca Trattoria

This is the trattoria of the two Enoteca twins (the more formal restaurant is at Gerberau 21). The chef here always hits the mark with authentic Italian dishes such as taleggio ravioli with Frascati sauce and glazed…
German in Freiburg

Englers Weinkrügle

A warm, woody Baden-style Weinstube (wine tavern) with wisteria growing out front and regional flavours on the menu. The trout in various guises (for instance, with Riesling or almond butter sauce) is delicious.