Articles Tagged ‘restaurant’

Augustiner am Platzl

Augustiner am Platzl January 12, 2011 | Food | Read More
Is that an attractive old beer hall directly across the street from the Hofbräu Haus?  Well, looks are not always as they seem.  The Augustiner am Platzl was opened just two years ago. If you are looking for an “Authentic Bavarian Beer hall” this is not it.  If you are looking to have a beer...

Augustiner Keller

January 5, 2011 | Food | Read More
First of all, many tourists just ask locals for “the Augustiner.”  The Augustiner could refer to dozens of restaurants around town.  This is a major problem because the food quality and atmosphere vary considerably as the only feature that is the same is the brand of beer (not the owner,...

Christmas in Munich

December 24, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
Now that the Christmas markets are shut, it’s time to relax, stay warm, and enjoy spending time with your family.   Merry Christmas everybody! What’s that?  You’re not Christian or for whatever reason aren’t concerned with celebrating Christmas traditionally?  Hmm…okay, here’s how Christmas...

The Hofbräuhaus

December 15, 2010 | Food, Nightlife | Read More
Unquestionably the #1 beer hall in Munich and arguably in the world is the famous Hofbräuhaus.  Whether one talks about the historical significance of the building, the atmosphere, or the consistency of the food and beer, the Hofbräuhaus is nearly impossible to beat.  This is the only restaurant...

Best Restaurants in Munich

December 8, 2010 | Food | Read More
Every Wednesday from now until at least next spring I plan to highlight one of the many great restaurants of the Munich area.  I will try to mix it up with different types of restaurants and different areas of town.  I’ll try to give my opinion as well as any of my experiences that I think might...

Stuck in the Munich Airport During the Holidays? Enjoy It!

November 4, 2010 | Travel Tips | Read More
It’s possible to get stuck in any airport, but if you get stuck in Munich’s airport (for whatever reason) things aren’t that bad.  The important thing is to know your options and form a game plan according to the time you have to waste. In the airport: The Munich airport is a very...