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Restaurants in Germany

At Germany restaurants that specialize in the local cuisine, you will enjoy a bounty of hearty fare. The style of food is very meat-centric and savory roasts, like the traditional and delicious sauerbraten, a Bavarian Pork roast and hearty stews, like the meat and veggie-filled pichelsteiner. Traditional restaurants in Germany pair these substantial mains with equally robust sides, like potatoes or spaetzle, an egg noodle common in the country’s cuisine.

The country’s huge variety — there are thousands! — of sausages (known as wursts) are available at street carts and casual restaurants in Germany. Make it a point to try the currywurst, a delicious dish of curry sauce, fries, and sausage that is the country’s most popular street food.

Additionally, thanks to the country’s rich and very long history of brewing, some of the best restaurants in Germany for tourists to enjoy a laid-back afternoon of traditional eating and drinking are the beer halls. Different regions have their own beer specialties you can sample, and communal tables give you a chance to meet local residents.

  • 4Experiment Gastraum

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
  • Airbräu

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    A Bavarian restaurant with its own brewery and a huge indoor beer garden complete with slatted wooden chairs, Airbräu serves custom-made beer (try ... More
  • Alter Gasthof

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    This 200-year-old inn dishes out classic regional food, including stellar house-smoked salmon and eel. More
  • Anno 1900

    The restaurant sits on a Beaux-Arts– style pavilion jutting out from the side of the historic Hotel Anna Amalia. More
  • Antique Weinstube Alte Gutssehanke

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
  • Austria

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Enjoy the monstrously sized schnitzel perched atop a tangy potato salad made with onion and vinegar inn this folksy, low-ceilinged, crimson setting... More
  • Bistro Organic

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    The local specialty may be sausage and pretzels, but the growing German organic movement is also represented at the airport. The Bistro serves prep... More
  • Blue Spa and Restaurant

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
    The Mediterranean-inspired fare is served in a cozy-chic Andrée Putman-designed space. More
  • Borchardt

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    One of the city's most highly-regarded restaurants, Borchardt was originally founded by A.F.W. Borchardt in 1853. Today, the restaurant is a go-to ... More
  • Brauhaus Früh am Dom

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
  • Brenner

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    The restaurant occupies the vaulted cavern of the city's royal stables, now encased within a modern complex built behind a Victorian-era façade. Th... More
  • Buffet Kull

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Despite its name, this fine-dining restaurant is not actually a buffet in the traditional sense of the word. However, the small bistro does serve a... More
  • Burgermeister

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    There are no toilets at Burgermeister, which is somewhat curious as the place itself is really a toilet. No joke; it is actually a 19th-century cas... More
  • Café at the Museum Villa Stuck

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Surprisingly good soups and sandwiches, prepared by lauded restaurant Zimmes & Zores. More
  • Café Einstein

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    A Berlin institution and hot spot for the city’s elite, Café Einstein is housed inside a villa that once belonged to silent movie star Henry Porten... More
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