• Esszimmer Culinary creations with va-va-voom at this two-Michelin-starred restaurant in Munich's BMW World.
  • Restaurant am Steinplatz Nicholas Hahn orchestrates imaginative German menus with care and precision at this super-stylish Berlin address.
  • Urgestein Creative fine dining with a pinch of history on the German Wine Route.
  • Renthof This stone-walled restaurant in Kassel swings from traditional to adventurous.
  • Stadtpfeiffer Imaginative, Michelin-starred flavours in Leipzig's Gewandhaus concert hall.
  • Das Dorf A culinary romp through Germany in a wood-panelled, vaulted restaurant in Hamburg.

Street Food & Snacks

  • Bratwursthäusle Rustic Nuremberg inn for bratwurst cooked over a flaming beech-wood grill.
  • Street Food Thursday Hit Berlin's historical Markthalle Neun for a global feast of street food.
  • Historische Wurstkuchl Hole-in-the-wall for finger-size sausages with homemade sauerkraut in Regensburg.
  • Kalinski Go for a Currywurst (meaty or veggie) with a craft beer at this Saarbrücken hang-out.
  • Libanon Express Be transported from Düsseldorf to Lebanon sinking your teeth into perfectly spiced falafel.
  • Fischbrötchenbude Brücke 10 Hamburg's finest fischbrötchen (fish sandwiches) are ideal for late-night munchies.


  • Tantris This sublime two-Michelin-starred haunt in Munich counts among Germany's best.
  • Restaurant Bareiss Claus-Peter Lumpp heads up this spectacular three-Michelin-starred restaurant, deep in the Black Forest.
  • Schwarzer Hahn Creative riffs on French- and Palatinate-style haute cuisine in a vaulted basement in Deidesheim.
  • Horváth Inspired, fearless, two-Michelin-starred cooking in a refined rustic setting in Berlin.
  • Basil Former stables turned hip fusion restaurant in Hanover.
  • Restaurant Genuss-Atelier Dresden's number one for pleasure on a plate.