Restaurants

Top Choice Modern European in Jena

Landgrafen Jena

High in the hills, with stunning views over Jena, this smart multi-purpose restaurant serves genuinely interesting food such as potato-wasabi soup with 'river-crab tails.' There's a summer garden with bratwursts, be…
German in Jena

Fuchsturm Berggaststätte

Beneath the ancient Fuchsturm, the solitary tower that is all that remains intact of the levelled Schloss Kirchberg, you'll find this atmospheric dining hall that has been serving hearty traditional fare to go with …
International in Jena

Stilbruch

The competition is great on Wagnergasse, Jena’s pub mile, but this multilevel contender is a worthy stop for drinks, with a menu that has something for everybody (even vegetarians). It's especially good for weekend …
German in Jena

Gasthaus Zur Noll

You’ll find classic Thuringian hospitality galore in this woody, historic charmer. Perfect for sampling hearty rustic fare, the menu is updated seasonally, but always features German and traditional Thuringian cooki…
Cafe in Jena

Café Immergrün

Students of this university town make up much of the clientele and workforce of the 'Cafe Evergreen', a self-service bistro-pub long popular with the locals. With its plump, intimate sofas, leafy garden and (most of…
German in Jena

Schnitzelparadies

The name says it all: get ready for schnitzels galore. This popular downtown joint serves up more variations of the humble cutlet than you can begin to imagine, has an extensive beer menu for you to pair them with, …