Do you know the "long red"? The red grilled sausage is the crispest symbol of the city and an integral part of Freiburg's food culture. Locals and tourists can best enjoy them at the weekly market in front of the Freiburg Münster. We show you here which restaurants and cafés you should not miss on your culinary journey through Freiburg.
Places to eat in Freiburg
Restaurants in Freiberg
Enjoy fine Baden cuisine in the Schlossberg restaurant Dattler on the Schlossberg above the rooftops of Freiburg . The history of the Dattler goes back to the year 1882. In the meantime, the in-house pastry shop with its range of cakes and pies has become legendary. A particularly romantic atmosphere arises in the evening with a cozy dinner with a view of the city lights. A tip: Take the Schlossbergbahn, an inclined elevator, from Stadtgarten to Dattler - a great experience.
In The Potato House - how could it be otherwise - the focus is on the potato. Supplemented by seasonal ingredients and specialties typical of the region, you will find variety, a lot of love for detail and sophisticated staging around the potato. A separate menu with many vegetarian and vegan, lactose and gluten-free dishes ensures that there is something for all tastes.
Fine Baden cuisine with a Mediterranean influence is served in the beer house . From home-style cooking to fine dining, all dishes have one thing in common: they are simply delicious. You should try the seasonal specialties such as venison and venison. If you are there in spring, be sure to eat the traditional asparagus dishes.
Cosiness, great service and fine regional cuisine can be found in the Kreuzblume. The Kreuzblume is floor-standing with modern accents and very warm. Listen to the great wine recommendations of the friendly team. The restaurant is not too big, so we recommend that you reserve a table even if you are dining alone or for two.
In particular, it continues floral: When you enter the Blume inn, you immediately feel the pleasant atmosphere in the restaurant - a feeling, somehow, as if you were at home with friends. The food concept is young and modern and underlines this impression: The Black Forest tapas, small regional delicacies, are on the table and everyone is serving themselves. So you can confidently feed yourself through the menu. Definitely try it!
Creative and yet simple, modern and yet traditional: this is the Wolfshöhle in Freiburg - gourmet food in a casual atmosphere. ViaMichelin says: "A MICHELIN star: a kitchen full of finesse - worth a stop!" Top products ensure top quality and are artfully arranged on the plate of the enthusiastic guest.
From the rooftop of the Skajo you can see the Freiburg Minster and the roofs of the city. With its bar, restaurant and terrace, the Skajo is one of the trendiest locations in the city. Would you like a delicious cocktail on the roof terrace? From fish to game to penne or salad, there is something for everyone here.
Track and train workers were once supplied in the cantina building, which is over 100 years old . In this special place with industrial charm, guests are served with honest dishes today. Honest here means serving simple delicacies such as the veal currywurst or barded dumpling in a clever combination at fair prices.
After so much local cuisine, we are becoming a little more international: If you want to go on a culinary world tour, you should include the Freiburg market hall in the daily program. Here you will find stalls and takeaways with specialties around the continent: Arabic or Brazilian, from Italy or Alsace - and of course the red Lange should not be missing. Tip: Have a look at the weekend, there are DJs playing live bands.
If you fancy tacos, burritos or nachos, visit "Little Mexico in South Baden": El Gallo. If you are after Thai, you should reserve a table at Chada Thai and try the Thai noodle soup. Namaste is the name of the Indian Curry House . Here the dishes are prepared according to the ancient Indian health theory of Ayurveda. The papadam bread already served makes you want more.
Dinner with a view
Cafés in Freiberg
In the flower café on the green outskirts of Freiburg, café culture meets floristry. A pleasure for all the senses, everything is lovingly decorated, fragrant and delicious. Bring some time to linger. Serenity and inspiration are paramount here.
The Café Einstein near the main train station is well attended all day. From cozy cappuccino to beef fillet, you get everything your heart desires. One could snack on Einstein's waffles continuously. Also as a vegan variant: spelled waffles with homemade apple sauce.
If you are looking for a little break or a quick meeting with friends, go to the lively Café Hermann. Top-class regional food at reasonable prices, the cool location and the relaxed atmosphere make the Hermann a popular place to go, not only for students. Try the homemade lemonades, for example blackberry sage.