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 dining areas including a black-and-white tiled 'temple', an alfresco terrace and a barrel-shaped wine cellar. The wine list is one of the best in Franconia. Book ahead.