Rothenburg ob der Tauber restaurants

Top Choice Bavarian in Rothenburg ob der Tauber


Supporter of the slow food movement and a regular in the Michelin Guide, this hotel restaurant pairs punctilious artisanship with top-notch ingredients, sourced regionally whenever possible. There are five different…
Franconian in Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Gasthof Goldener Greifen

Erstwhile home of Heinrich Toppler, one of Rothenburg's most famous medieval mayors (the dining room was his office), the 700-year-old Golden Griffin is the locals' choice in the touristy centre. A hearty menu of Fr…
Franconian in Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Weinstube zum Pulverer

The ornately carved timber chairs in this ancient wood-panelled wine bar (allegedly Rothenburg's oldest) are works of art. The simple but filling dishes, like soup in a bowl made of bread, gourmet sandwiches and cak…
Franconian in Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Zur Höll

This medieval wine tavern is in the town's oldest original building, with sections dating back to AD 900. The menu of regional specialities is limited but refined, though it's the superb selection of Franconian wine…
Sweets in Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Diller's Schneeballen

Rothenburg’s most obvious speciality is Schneeballen, ribbons of dough loosely shaped into balls, deep-fried then coated in icing sugar, chocolate and other dentist's foes. Some 27 different types are produced at Di…
German in Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Gasthof Butz

For a quick, no-nonsense goulash, schnitzel or roast pork, lug your weary legs to this locally adored, family-run inn in a former brewery. In summer two flowery beer gardens beckon. It also rents a dozen simply furn…
Kebab in Rothenburg ob der Tauber


You can't say you've been to Bavaria until you've consumed a kebab in a twee medieval setting.