Restaurants

Top Choice International in Trier

Weinhaus Becker

Within the Becker’s hotel complex, 3km southeast of the centre, this supremely elegant wine-house serves sublime internationally influenced dishes like cod with pumpkin, banana and macadamia nuts, or quail with pars…
Top Choice German in Bernkastel-Kues

Restaurant Burg Landshut

Opened in 2018 in the ruined castle Burg Landshut, this state-of-the-art restaurant is worth the steep climb (or shuttle-bus ride) for modern German cuisine such as sauerkraut and blood-sausage soup, and pike-perch …
Top Choice German in Traben-Trarbach

Alte Zunftscheune

Dine on delicious Moselle-style dishes such as homemade black pudding and liver sausage, pork medallions with Riesling cream sauce, or grilled rump steak with asparagus and fried potatoes in a series of wonderfully …
Top Choice German in Trier

Weinwirtschaft Friedrich-Wilhelm

A historic former wine warehouse with exposed brick and joists now houses this superb restaurant. Creative dishes incorporate local wines, such as trout poached in sparkling white wine with mustard sauce and white a…
Gastronomy in Trier

Becker’s Restaurant

Set amid the vineyards, Becker's is Trier's most celebrated restaurant, with two Michelin stars. Highlights of its seasonal menu might include scallops with lime yoghurt, calf's head with horseradish and beetroot sa…
German in Trier

Kartoffel Kiste

Fronted by a bronze fountain, local favourite Kartoffel Kiste specialises, as its name suggests, in baked, breaded, gratinéed, soupified and sauce-doused potatoes. If you're after something heartier (albeit pricier)…
German in Alken

Winzerstube Brachtendorf

The river-facing summer terrace at Winzerstube Brachtendorf makes an ideal spot to sample the Brachtendorf family's wines, peach liqueur and apple-and-pear brandy. Dishes baked in a stone oven include Griebenschmalz…
Burgers in Trier

BurgerAMT

Huge burgers at this hip restaurant with a ceiling plastered in music and movie posters include vegetarian options with halloumi or vegetable patties, and a portobello mushroom vegan burger, cooked on a separate gri…
German in Cochem

Alt Thorschenke

Wedged into the old medieval walls, away from the busy riverfront restaurants, Alt Thorschenke is a diamond find for regional specialities, such as herring with apple and onions, pork neck with mustard-cream sauce, …
German in Trier

Weinstube Kesselstatt

Dining on quality regional produce – and sampling the local whites – is a serious pleasure at this charming Weinstube, either in the barrel-filled, dark-timber interior housing a huge wooden wine press, or in the tr…