Restaurants

Top Choice German in Ulm

Zur Forelle

Since 1626, this low-ceilinged tavern has been convincing wayfarers (Einstein included) of the joys of seasonal Swabian cuisine. Ablaze with flowers in summer, this wood-panelled haunt by the Blau prides itself on i…
Mediterranean in Ulm

Gerberhaus

This warm, inviting woodcutter’s cottage hits the mark with its delicious mix of Swabian and Italian-inspired dishes. Plump for a river-facing table and sample clean, bright flavours such as home-smoked salmon carpa…
German in Ulm

Fräulein Lecker

Almost Scandi in style with its clean-lined simplicity, this wine-store-bar-bistro lit by funky bottle lights is a wonderful place to try (and buy) local wines with region-driven snacks – from tasting platters of ch…
Sushi in Ulm

Kon-Ya

Step across the river and into Neu-Ulm in Bavaria for winningly fresh and authentic sushi. Kon-Ya prepares excellent bento, filled with sashimi, maki and nigiri. Children and vegetarians are also catered for with de…
Vietnamese in Ulm

Myha

If you're craving a little spice, this new Vietnamese restaurant near the Hauptbahnhof is the real deal. Against a retro-cool backdrop of bistro tables and charcoal-grey, portrait-slung walls – all lit by basket-wov…
Deli in Ulm

Dean & David

This is a great find for vegetarians, vegans and frankly anyone looking for a healthy bite while exploring central Ulm. The slickly modern deli-cafe rustles up interesting salads (from mango prawn to vegan superfood…
German in Ulm

Zunfthaus der Schiffleute

Looking proudly back on a 600-year tradition, this timber-framed restaurant sits by the river. The menu speaks of a chef who loves the region, with Swabian favourites such as Katzagschroi (beef, onions, egg and frie…
Greek in Ulm

Yamas

This classy Greek restaurant has a market-driven menu, lots of fresh seafood and a bulging wine cellar. Begin with some homemade dips and grilled octopus, before mains such as sea bass with lime mash and Mediterrane…
German in Ulm

Zur Lochmühle

The watermill has been churning the Blau since 1356 at this rustic half-timbered pile. Plant yourself in the riverside beer garden for Swabian classics such as crispy roast pork, Schupfnudeln (potato noodles) and br…
Cafe in Ulm

Animo

Snuggled away in a Topferei (potter’s workshop), Animo is a relaxed cafe, with homemade cakes and vegetarian specials (creative salads, pasta, risotto and the like) – all served in beautifully detailed porcelain. Al…