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Not only does this historical inn have a succession of walnut-panelled ceramic-stove-heated rooms, a candlelit cellar (from 6pm) and a vine-draped garden, but the food is equally inspired. Amid the river fish, steak…
Organic in Passau

Zum Grünen Baum

Take a seat in the newly renovated interior to savour risottos, goulash, schnitzel and soups, prepared as far as possible using organic ingredients, which are locally sourced as far as possible. Cosy, friendly and t…
Cafe in Passau

Café Kowalski

Chat flows as freely as the wine and beer at this retro-furnished cafe, a kicker of a nightspot. The giant burgers, schnitzels and big breakfasts are best consumed on the terrace overlooking the Ilz River.
Cafe in Passau


Climb aboard the high-speed lift from street level to get to this trendy, high-perched cafe-lounge at the top of the Stadtturm, with by far the best views in town. From the tangled rattan and plush cappuccino-cultur…
Vegan in Passau

Selly's Vegan Bar

Vegan cafe by day, slick drinking spot by night, the simple, 21st-century decor of this bar-restaurant is a world away from Bavaria's medieval inns. Burgers, curries, pastas and salads are served up meat- and dairy-…
Cafe in Passau

Cafe Greindl

The affluent Kaffee-und-Torte society meet daily at this bright, flowery cafe that oozes Bavarian Gemütlichkeit. Declared one of Germany's best in 2014 by Feinschmecker magazine, the early opening makes this a sure-…