Top Choice Franconian in Nuremberg

Albrecht Dürer Stube

This unpretentious and intimate restaurant has a Dürer-inspired dining room, prettily laid tables, a ceramic stove keeping things toasty when they're not outside and a menu of Nuremberg sausages, steaks, sea fish, s…
Bavarian in Nuremberg


Lots of dark carved wood, a herd of hunting trophies and a romantic candlelit half-light make this former hospital, suspended over the Pegnitz, one of the most atmospheric dining rooms in town. Sample the delicious,…
German in Nuremberg


The last remaining Zwinger eatery (taverns built between the inner and outer walls when they relinquished their military use) in Nuremberg is an atmospheric place to chomp on a mixed bag of sturdy regional specials …
Franconian in Nuremberg

Goldenes Posthorn

Push open the heavy copper door to find a real culinary treat that has hosted royals, artists and professors (including Albrecht Dürer) since 1498. You can't go wrong sticking with the miniature local sausages, but …
Franconian in Nuremberg


Refuel after a tour of the Kaiserburg with prime steaks, bratwurst with potato salad, and vegetarian-friendly Swabian filled pastas and salads, as you feast your eyes on the best terrace views from any Nuremberg eat…
German in Nuremberg


The half-timbered 'Witches Hut' ranks among Nuremberg's most enchanting inns and beer gardens. Tucked next to a sturdy town gate at the foot of the castle, it serves the gamut of grilled fare and other Franconian ri…
Cafe in Nuremberg

Café am Trödelmarkt

A gorgeous place on a sunny day, this multilevel waterfront cafe overlooks the covered Henkersteg bridge. It’s especially popular for its continental breakfasts, and has fantastic cakes, as well as good blackboard l…
German in Nuremberg


Seared over a flaming beech-wood grill, the little links sold at this rustic inn arguably set the standard across the land. You can dine in the timbered restaurant or on the terrace with views of the Hauptmarkt. Ser…
Cafeteria in Nuremberg


This fragrantly spicey, recently revamped lunch halt has a weekly changing menu, outdoor seating and a choice of non-liquid mains (sandwiches, salads) if you don't fancy a bowl of broth. Very popular early afternoon…
Sushi in Nuremberg

Sushi Glas

Take a pew in this 21st-century sugar cube to watch the sushi chef deftly craft your order. When the mercury climbs high, enjoy your nigiri, sashimi and American sushi beneath the huge sunshades on the Kornmarkt.