Cafés, Bistros & Bars
Café Münchner Freiheit
café with large terrace on the north side of Münchner Freiheit. A
larger-than-life statue of actor Helmut Fischer overlooks the outdoor
tables. Perfect for lunch.
at the edge of the Englischer Garten, this traditional café boasts
three patios, a beer garden, and a conservatory. From the inside,
patrons have a view into the riding school. A great spot for a quick
bar with a small restaurant featuring Italian cuisine. In the evening,
you can wander downstairs to the Coccodrillo cocktail bar, located in
the basement. Pretty terrace.
students from the nearby university and the business crowd frequent
this café. Ideal for a quick cappuccino or for a snack at lunch.
Café an der Uni (Cadu)
small café hidden behind a wall on Ludwigsstraße. Excellent for a
coffee break during a stroll through this area of the university
This Art Nouveau bistro is an offshoot of Tantris, meaning fine French cuisine lunch to dinner.
near the three Pinakotheken, this café-bistro offers breakfast, coffee,
lunch, and dinner, as well as cocktails, to patrons from all walks of
There’s something here for all palates, from “Love Breakfast” to lunch menus to Thai-Italian fusion at night.
Art Nouveau bar; its restaurant has a traditional Jewish (part kosher) menu. Hip clientele.
The 1970s are alive and well at this student bar, which is usually packed with a colourful crowd.
Munich’s top restaurant is the Mount Olympus of haute cuisine; the prices reflect this .
French cuisine perfected by the Werneckhof team for over 20 years – now in a new location with a patio.
The city’s oldest Italian restaurant is tranquil and understated. Wonderful small courtyard.
Good French restaurant with lots of ambience and a romantic patio.
089 33 088 738
Open 6pm–1am daily
Arabian-Lebanese cuisine at its best. Relax with a water pipe after dinner, or sit back and enjoy the belly dancers on weekends.
Feel-good Greek restaurant serving up ambitious menus that far surpass the standard fare.
089 33 53 80
Open 11:30am–1am daily
traditional pub dating to around 1800 serves up standard Bavarian fare.
Prix fixe lunch menu. Beautiful shaded beer garden and legendary Weiße
Feste parties during carnival.
089 271 51 58
Open 11am–1am daily
Family-oriented beer garden with a restaurant in the Englischer Garten offering Bavarian cuisine. Usually crowded.
089 38 405 040
Open 11am–1am daily
Swirling red dragons and lanterns surround you in this upscale Thai eatery.
Casa de Tapas
Fabulous Mediterranean atmosphere and tasty tapas.
089 27 31 22 88
Open 4pm–1am daily