Articles Tagged ‘restaurant’

Five Romantic Restaurants

Five Romantic Restaurants December 31, 2011 | Food | Read More
Will you be in Munich for a special occasion?  Or maybe you just want to make every night count with that special someone?  Certainly with Valentine’s Day approaching it’s a good idea to make sure you know which restaurants will fit the mood.  Here are a few that should do the trick: Restaurant...

Taco Libre

Taco Libre April 14, 2011 | Food | Read More
Tired of pork, pork and more pork in the land of the pork? One great alternative is to go for a California-style Mexican restaurant.  Taco Libre has a typical Mexican restaurant feel to the place, though it is quite small.  The food is quite authentic for Europe so you can get it a bit spicier than...

Löwe am Markt Gaststätte

Löwe am Markt Gaststätte March 30, 2011 | Food | Read More
The “Lion at the Market” is a small Bavarian restaurant with a great location right near the center of Munich at the Viktualienmarkt.  It has a cozy atmosphere, but tends to be busy every night of the week, so if you like the look of the place and the location make sure to make a reservation. ...

Weisses Bräuhaus

Weisses Bräuhaus March 24, 2011 | Food | Read More
This beer hall is in every guidebook for its intriguing menu, excellent location, and good beer.  Before World War II it was the location of a brewery, but today it’s one of the busiest beer halls in town.  It’s not considered among the major beer halls, however, as its brewery is not among the...

Spatenhaus

Spatenhaus February 17, 2011 | Food | Read More
The Spatenhaus is the flagship beer hall of the Spaten brewery.  Unlike the other breweries in town,   Spaten only do one type of beer, the Helles.  Helles is the best selling type of beer in Munich as well as being primarily what tourists drink while they are here.  Helles means bright, as in color,...

Gaststätte Fraunhofer

Gaststätte Fraunhofer February 9, 2011 | Food | Read More
The Fraunhofer is off the beaten path.   One might say it’s off the radar of tourists.  However, this working class restaurant is only a short walk from Munich’s old town area and located in the hip part of town known as the Glockenbachviertel.  It’s the type of place that locals go every week,...

Paulaner am Nockherberg

Paulaner am Nockherberg February 3, 2011 | Food | Read More
Paulaner am Nockherberg is a large beer hall with a cozy and warm, upscale feel to it, this is THE place to have a Paulaner beer.  It’s connected to the actual Paulaner brewery, has a MASSIVE fest hall (which was mainly built for the Starkbierfest), and also has quite a large beer garden as well. ...

Munich’s Top 5 Romantic Restaurants for Valentine’s Day

Munich’s Top 5 Romantic Restaurants for Valentine’s Day January 30, 2011 | What's New | Read More
Munich may not have the romantic reputation of Paris or Venice, but if you’ve decided on visiting Munich over Valentine’s Day there are some great options to make the Bavarian capital as romantic as can be.  Here are the top places I would recommend for a fantastically romantic evening: Tantris...

Bavarian Food

January 22, 2011 | Food | Read More
I’ve spent a lot of time lately on here highlighting the best of the Bavarian restaurants in Munich.  Although that’s great on its own, I should probably explain the traditional Bavarian food options. Here’s a quick guide: Brez’n – Very large fairly hard pretzels, usually sold individually...

The Löwenbräu Keller

The Löwenbräu Keller January 19, 2011 | Food | Read More
In recent Wednesday restaurant highlights I’ve covered a few of the big flagship beer halls of the Munich breweries and today I’ll continue with that theme.  The Löwenbräu Keller is Löwenbräu’s big bad beer hall and it is hard to beat. Located across the road from the brewery itself and only...