Restaurants

Top Choice German in Flensburg

Weinstube im Krusehof

Wander through the covered passage built from old ship timbers into a courtyard of goodness at this wine restaurant in the old town. Run by the irrepressable Steffi, loyal regulars enjoy a fine selection of German w…
Top Choice Bistro in Lübeck

Grenadine

This narrow, elongated bar leads through to a garden out the back. Enjoy bistro fare amid chic, retro-minimalist style. The long drinks menu goes well with tapas choices. Sandwiches, salads and pasta plus a gorgeous…
Top Choice Modern European in Sylt

Söl’ring Hof

You'd come here just for the location set among dunes. From the terrace you can hear the crash of the surf, muted by blowing grasses. But Chef Johannes King's kitchen is the draw, with breathtaking takes on local, s…
Top Choice Cafe in Lübeck

Amaro

This prim little corner cafe makes its own fabulous range of chocolates using top ingredients from around the world. There is a variety of coffees and liquors that you can enjoy amid the luscious smells inside or at…
Seafood in Sylt

Gosch

The site of Gosch’s original kiosk in List harbour is now this nationwide chain's maritime-themed flagship, Alte Bootshalle. But across the island you’ll find branches offering its delicious fish sandwiches, seafood…
German in Lübeck

Schiffergesellschaft

In the historic seafarers' guild hall (1535), Lübeck’s most atmospheric – if not best – restaurant is a veritable museum. Ships’ lanterns, old model ships and revolving Chinese-style silhouette lamps dangle from the…
Seafood in Schleswig

Olschewski's

Right across from the harbour on the edge of the Altstadt, Olschewski's is a local icon. The large and sunny terrace fills up fast on weekends when you can hear the clanking masts of nearby boats. Seafood is a speci…
Seafood in Schleswig

Esch am Hafen

Like a cod in a school, this one-storey modern restaurant right on the waterfront looks, at best, unassuming. And the menu certainly doesn't stand out: there's fish and chips, prawns in many forms and even Currywurs…
Modern European in Lübeck

Vai

Glossy, richly grained timber lines the walls, tables and even the alfresco courtyard of this sleek, stylish restaurant. The good-value top-end lunches are popular and feature pasta, seafood and salads. The menu is …
German in Lübeck

Brauberger

The air is redolent of hops at this traditional German brewery. Get a stein of the one house brew, the superbly sweet, cloudy Zwickelbier, and tuck into a sizeable schnitzel or other traditional fare. There are outs…