Restaurants

Top Choice German in Leipzig

Auerbachs Keller

Founded in 1525, Auerbachs Keller is one of Germany’s best-known restaurants. It’s cosy and touristy but the food’s actually quite good and the setting memorable. There are two sections: the vaulted Grosser Keller f…
Top Choice Korean in Leipzig

Tobagi

This totally unsassuming Korean place just off the Karli is a study in the advantages of not judging a book by its cover. Meet the eccentric and often cantankerous Korean owner before settling down for a superb meal…
Top Choice International in Leipzig

Reisladen

If you're exploring funky Plagwitz, then this lunch-only joint will surely be top of your list for a wonderfully good value, healthy and tasty lunch. Normally with a line out the door, this local establishment has d…
International in Leipzig

Stadtpfeiffer

Petra and Deflef Schlegel give deceptively simple sounding dishes the star treatment and so it was only natural when they were the first in Leipzig to get the Michelin nod. Pairing punctilious craftsmanship with bot…
Cafe in Leipzig

Telegraph

Leipzig goes cosmopolitan at this elegantly high-ceilinged cafe with curved booths and wooden tables, a bilingual menu and a stack of international mags and dailies. It's a popular breakfast spot, available until a …
Cafe in Leipzig

Cafe Pushkin

This charming old pub on the Südvorstadt's super cool Karli is a bit of a local institution. The selection of burgers, nachos, and sausages won't blow you away, but it's good comfort food in a friendly and somewhat …
International in Leipzig

Pilot

This retro-styled and quite charming establishment draws a bohemian crowd with its rustic menu, back-to-basic Saxon dishes and a splash of more contemporary specials and fresh salads. Its extensive drinks selection,…
Mediterranean in Leipzig

Sol y Mar

The soft lighting, ambient sounds and sensuous interior (including padded pods for noshing in recline) make this a popular place to chill and dine on feel-good food from around the Med and Asia. Weekday lunch speci…
German in Leipzig

Max Enk

People share laughs over hand-picked wines and plates of elegant comfort food kicked into high gear at this sleek outpost. The Wiener schnitzel is excellent, the quality meats are grilled to perfection and the week…
International in Leipzig

Macis

At this inspired port of call affiliated with the adjacent baker and organic supermarket, only regionally sourced ingredients find their destiny in such internationally inspired dishes as lamb ragout, green haddock…