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…
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 faves like Katzagschroi (beef, onions, egg and fried potato…
German in Ulm

Gaststätte Krone

Going strong since 1320, Ulm’s oldest inn is now a delightfully cosy, wood-panelled affair. The regional grub is second to none, whether you opt for Rinderbrühe mit Flädle (beef broth with sliced pancakes) or Linsen…
Cafe in Ulm


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


This warm, inviting woodcutter’s cottage hits the mark with its Med-inspired dishes. Plump for a river-facing table and sample clean, bright flavours like home-smoked salmon carpaccio and lemongrass crème brûlée. Da…
Greek in Ulm


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 like sea bass with truffle mash and pork medall…
Italian in Ulm

Da Franco

If you fancy a break from the norm, give this little Italian place a whirl. There is a seasonal touch to authentic dishes like swordfish with clams and veal escalope with asparagus, all cooked and presented with sty…
Pub Food in Ulm


Hearty fare like Käsespätzle (cheese noodles) and pork roast soak up the prize-winning beer, microbrewed in Neu-Ulm, at this brewpub. The lunch special goes for €6.90.
Cafe in Ulm

Café im Kornhauskeller

Arty cafe with an inner courtyard for drinks, breakfast, light bites or ice cream.
Cafe in Ulm

Café im Stadthaus

Go for coffee and linger for the mesmerising cathedral views at this glass cube.