Münster & Osnabrück restaurants

Top Choice International in Osnabrück

Tasty Kitchen by La Vie

The little sister of Osnabrück's triple Michelin-starred La Vie started out as a pop-up but the concept proved just too popular. In a meticulously renovated 600-year-old home in the heart of town, Tobias Pietzsch se…
Top Choice German in Münster

Altes Gasthaus Leve

Münster’s oldest inn (since 1607) has painted tiles, oil paintings and copper etchings that form a suitably rustic backdrop to the hearty Westphalian and German fare. Besides seasonal specials, try stalwart dishes s…
Top Choice European in Münster

Holstein's Bistro

Münster's slow-food outpost has been raising the bar of inventive seasonal fare for almost 20 years. The ever-changing menu reflects what's fresh, but there's usually a variety of soups, salads, pastas and more on o…
Vegan in Münster


This darling cafe gets plenty of eco-cred for using only organic and sustainably grown ingredients and turning them into a rotating menu of super-tasty plant-based bowls, burgers, salads, curries and sandwiches. Pic…
Pub Food in Münster

Pinkus Müller

One of Germany's best small brewers, Pinkus Müller has a namesake pub and restaurant in the heart of the Kuhviertel nightlife zone. Nab an outdoor table under a big tree or get cosy in a warren of timeless carved-wo…
Cafe in Osnabrück

Cafe Läer

This charming cafe has plied loyal locals with freshly baked goods and gooey pastries and cakes for well over a century. Current owner Ulrich Läer, grandson of the founder, may retire soon, so hurry over for a last …
Cafe in Münster

Herr Sonnenschein

Stay on the sunny side at this feel-good cafe that's worth a stop no matter where the hands of the clock are. Highlights on the small but handmade menu (snacks €4 to €9) are the avo toast, porridge and the mysteriou…
Cafe in Osnabrück

Barösta Kaffeehaus

Follow your nose to the source of the tempting java aroma at this upbeat, contemporary cafe-cum-roastery. It's good for just grabbing a quick cuppa but better if you stick around for homemade breakfast (great muesli…
German in Münster


For a relaxed pint, steer to the Kuhviertel, the traditional student quarter north of the Dom. Cavete has been a late-night classic for generations. Find a seat at one of the battered old wooden tables and enjoy a s…
German in Münster


This locally beloved restaurant in a half-timbered house has been churning out top-notch earthy Westphalian fry-ups forever. Of course, the beer is Pinkus; watch for their many seasonal specials.