Nightlife

Top Choice Microbrewery in Stuttgart

Kraftpaule

Competition is stiff but for our money this might just be Stuttgart's coolest new-wave craft microbrewery and bar. The bartenders really know their stuff, the selection of beers – from IPAs to stouts, single hop bre…
Top Choice Cocktail Bar in Stuttgart

Schwarz Weiss Bar

Jazz creates a mellow mood at this slinky little cocktail bar, with barrel-vaulted ceilings, stone walls and dim lighting. The mixologists seem to put a pinch of magic into the succinct, everchanging list of cocktai…
Top Choice Cafe in Baden-Baden

Kaffeesack

You can sure smell the coffee as you approach Kaffeesack, tucked away in Baden-Baden's backstreets. Born in Germany to Italian parents, Maurizio is the heart and soul of this intimate, nicely chilled cafe, decorated…
Bar in Ulm

Rosebottel

Ranked in the Mixology Bar Guide as one of Germany's best bars, Rosebottel time-warps you back to a more decadent age with its dark wood panelling, antique furniture and cosy, candlelit nooks. Come for the creative …
Coffee in Stuttgart

Misch Misch

If you're serious about your beans, this new retro-flavoured cafe just south of the centre is surely a little slice of heaven. As tiny and well loved as your own living room, here you can sip a mighty fine espresso,…
Club in Stuttgart

Wagenhallen

Swim away from the mainstream at this postindustrial space 2km north of the centre, where club nights, gigs and workshops skip from Balkan-beat parties to poetry slams. There’s a relaxed beer garden for summertime q…
Cocktail Bar in Freiburg

Juri's

What a find this mulberry-hued wine and cocktail bar is, with its cushion-strewn nooks and candlelit tables. It does a head-spinning range of wines and cocktails from gin basil smashes (gin, basil, sugar and lemon) …
Beer Garden in Stuttgart

Palast der Republik

Once a public toilet, this not-so-very-palatial kiosk-bar now offers a very different kind of piss-up. Everyone from students to bankers has a soft spot for the local hot spot for chilling under the trees and meetin…
Bar in Tübingen

Weinhaus Beck

There’s rarely an empty table at this wine shop and tavern beside the Rathaus. It's a convivial place to enjoy regional and international wines (choose from 600 different varieties) or coffee and cake.
Bar in Stuttgart

Sky Beach

When the sun comes out, Stuttgarters live it up at this urban beach, complete with sand, cabana beds, DJs spinning mellow lounge beats and grandstand city views. It's on the top floor of the department store Galeria…