Tübingen restaurants

Meze in Tübingen

Meze Akademie

Creative riffs on Greek meze (small dishes to share) take centre stage at this slick restaurant, with an open-plan design and bistro-style seating at bare wood tables. The menu seesaws with the seasons, so expect an…
German in Tübingen


It’s a stiff climb up to this restaurant at Hotel am Schloss, but worth every step. Suspended above the rooftops of Tübingen, the terrace is a scenic spot for the house speciality, Maultaschen (pasta pockets), with …
Thai in Tübingen

Samphat Thai

Slickly decorated in calming shades of lavender and violet, this sweet, petite Thai restaurant is the real deal. The smiley staff rustle up curries, noodles and wok dishes that are bang on the money and nicely prese…
Pub Food in Tübingen


Overlooking the Neckar, this cavernous microbrewery is a summertime magnet for its chestnut-shaded beer garden. Come for home brews by the metre and beer-laced dishes from (tasty) Swabian roast to (interesting) trip…
Vegetarian in Tübingen


Vegetarians and health-conscious locals squeeze into this hobbit-like cafe for wholesome soups, freshly squeezed juice, organic salads by the scoopful and day specials such as rye pancakes with vegetables, and sweet…
Fast Food in Tübingen

Die Kichererbse

All hail the ‘chickpea’ for its scrummy falafel. Grab one of the few tables to chomp on a classic.
Market in Tübingen


Bag glossy fruit and veg, oven-fresh bread and local honey and herbs at Tübingen’s farmers' market.
German in Tübingen


The rustic, wood-panelled Wurstküche brims with locals quaffing wine and contentedly munching Schupfnudeln (potato noodles) and Spanpferkel (roast suckling pig).
Fast Food in Tübingen


Hole-in-the-wall joint rustling up Tübingen’s crispiest fries, bratwurst and burgers.
Gelato in Tübingen

Eiscafé San Marco

Italian-run, with hands-down the best gelati in town.