Nuremberg is the town in Germany and certainly the place where you can find a lot more than you would ever expect. When looking to the other cities Nuremberg is underestimated for no apparent reason.
They have a lot more to offer to tourists than some of the art, streets, food, and national treasures that are all over the town.
Here is the list of the best restaurants in Nuremberg. Here you can find not almost, but everything you can think of. There is a portion of great domestic food, then there is Italian cuisine, French also, there are Indian restaurants, also you can find everything if you are a veggie or a vegetarian.
1. Hausbrauerei Altstadthof
This is one of the best-known breweries in the town, and they offer, among the great organic beer, there is one of the fullest menu’s that goes with every single drop of beer or whiskey.
There you should start with the appetizer with their domestic food because they have cheeses like you never tried before. Then you can continue with domestic food and get the great sausages grilled, that you will remember for the rest of your life. But also you can go with fresh seafood, from fish to other sea specialties.
On the other hand, most of the people would like a big stake, and every waiter, along with the cook that works there will do everything to suit your needs.
There should be mentioned that even vegetarians will be full.
Because they have everything any human needs for food and beverages.
Location: Bergstraße 19, 90403 Nürnberg, Germany
Phone number: 0911 – 24 49 859
Open Hours: 09:00A.M. to 12:00A.M.
2. Five Diner
To make you come here they made a special offer that some of the women can not resist. Every day, from 17:00h to 19:00h all the cocktails you can wish for are half price. And then, while you are still there you can look at their menu and you’ll be stuck here.
Like in every other restaurant in Nuremberg, the first page is always their well-known beer made in town.
After that, a bit unusual for the restaurants in Nuremberg is the breakfast menu. With cold cuts of ham and cheese to eggs any way you want them, pancakes with maple syrup, and yogurt with cornflakes, to everything that comes into mind.
Next on the menu are veggie burgers.
Like all the other offers, for veggies, there is a lot to offer.
For those who love meat better, there are more than enough burgers and grilled food so that everyone will be satisfied.
Location: Obstmarkt 5, 90403 Nürnberg, Germany
Phone Number: +49 911 223375
Open Hours: 09:00 A.M. to 01:00 A.M.
With just 2 km from the center of the town, there is a place which has the nickname Fine Food Hotel.
Having been a hotel, and then got it’s great food recommendations, this place has all that other restaurants do not have. Here are some of them: there is free Wi-Fi services, free parking, staying a night at the hotel will get you a free breakfast, it’s kid-friendly, and if needed laundry service.
But if you get here for good food, your taste buds will be happy for the rest of the year, and these tastes you will remember for the rest of your life.
From the Steak World Trip, Seasonal mushrooms stuffed with everything, also there is a vegan’s, where you may change your mind about mushrooms in a few seconds.
Many people like truffles but as well as their price goes, there is also required taste for them. If you haven’t had them ever, don’t try and eat too much. You may like it, but some people do not … its taste that counts, but try them first because you may not like the taste of them, so you may rethink steak as an option. For those who already tried it, you may have them fresh and organic, without a doubt. Here where truffles thrive they are always fresh and will give your meal that something special.
Location: Humboldtstraße 5, 90443 Nürnberg, Germany
Phone: +49 911 9411890
Open hours: 13:00A.M to 23.30P.M
4. Delphi ( greek restaurant )
This restaurant is working since 1979 and renovation is being done this year.
Before describing the great menu for its guests, it is essential to say that renovation made this place modern in one part, and some of the old were not wasted but got back to remind how was once, long time ago in the restaurant.
Now to get to the main things why you should have your meals here. Delphy has two locations one in Germany and the second in Austria.
In Nuremberg, they have a great menu and the prices are not that high considering the meal that you’ll get for the reasonable prices.
On the menu, you can find everything. From homemade hot meals to specialized dishes, prepared only for you. From cold appetizers where you can find Greek salad among the other things, to hot appetizers that include vine leaves filled with meat and rice in white sauce.
Then there are soups, salads, pasta, domestic food, fish menu served with rice and other sauces that go with the order, grill meat menu which comes with all kinds of meat you can wish for.
They are proud of their Slow-cooked meals, and menu for children. After that, you can have dessert which comes from all over the world together with their choice of sweet dishes.
Location: Inner Laufer Gasse 2290403 Nuremberg, Germany
Phone: +49 911 209531
Open hours: 11:30 A.M. to 2.30 P.M. & 5:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M.
5. Boogie’s BBQ SMOKEHOUSE
This is a really special place to dine. Their motto is ‘Slow Food, Fast Delivery’ and it’s a great one because they have much to offer to the customers. They took the best recipes from the Memphis Style BBQ and if you are a rel meat lover you’ll have the best time of your life in there.
They have their own smokery and everything you think of can be found smoking under the cherry wood for better taste. Every piece of meat has been in smokery from 4 to 24 hours, to create everything by everyone’s choice. Except for smoking meat, here you can find smoked tomatoes, pepper, onion, garlic, everything is made inside the Steakhouse.
Of course, the real Barbeque steak, or fine dried meat wouldn’t be authentic without BBQ’s spices. Some of them are being kept a secret, but sauces that go with every stake, burger, or dry ham, have its side dish, which makes these meals American all the way through. You may feel that you are in the U.S.A., but when you get done with your meal, the beautiful city of Nuremberg will be there for you and everyone else who likes to be here.
Location: Nimrodstraße 10, 90441 Nürnberg, Germany
Phone: +49 911 94933920
Open hours: 11:30 A.M. to 7:30 P.M., closed on weekends;
6. Cafe Bar Wanderer
They have good beer from the town as well as the brand ones. There is a winery that follows every meal. But food is not why people like to get here.
Looking for a better name for Café Beim Tiergärtnertor which was its previous name, owners decided to keep the part of the history and leave the name of the old owner of the Caffee. Have in mind that Albrecht Dürer’s house is very near this place, so they wouldn’t want to make many new changes, and kept the old name Cafe Bar Wanderer.
Made in the old style, where almost everything reminds of old times. On the wall is the picture, made in times when the Wanderer was opened, and on the picture are people talking in the 18th century. Several people were making this masterpiece, and it represents the time the tavern was opened.
From non-alcoholic drinks, fizzy or not, through the beer that are homemade, with the winery that will quench your thirst for a fine vine.
They have domestic food mostly, but will make an exception if you want something a bit different. One certain thing is that every Monday you can have breakfast with their best white sausages or Würstchen.
On Tiergärtnertor square this local has a great outdoor terrace, where you can find people as young as 18 to 20 years old to the older population about 50or 60 years old and older that likes their choice of beer. Great way to see a few generations mixed in one terrace, keeping them happy.
Location: Beim Tiergärtnertor 2 – 6, 90403 Nuremberg, Germany
Phone: +49 162-3958220
Open hours: Winter times: Tuesday to Saturday 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
Sunday 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
From 23. December to New year is like from April: daily 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m.
7. Gregor Samsa ( Czech cuisine )
This restaurant presents to you Original Czech cuisine with its famous goulash. Besides, there is a lot of a variety of foods, something for everyone that enters here.
As most of the food here is made with the local ingredients fresh or dried first, you will always get the best quality of food here.
Besides their cuisine, they also offer fresh bread, and also Vegan dishes.
On this menu, you can find all kinds of dishes, from Budapest goulash to the regular one, there is Shepherds one, goulash from Prague, Greek one, and goulash from Hungary. On the other side, there is a salami and ham sandwich, ham and cheese sandwich, veggie one with tomatoes, and one with tomato and tuna.
Next goes the salads, with cheese and grilled tuna, salad with sheep cheese and tuna, and the best for last is the salad with ham and brie cheese.
The last dishes on the menu are vegan dishes, which include vegan goulash, pasta without meat, with everything you would want on top. Last on the vegan plate is a salad with fried vegetables.
For the desert is Dolce Dells Casa which is a creamy dessert served with chocolate, cream, or seasonal fruit on top.
Those are more than enough reasons for you to spend your meal here and enjoy every bite you take.
Location: Maxfeldstraße 79, 90409 Nürnberg, Germany
Phone: +49 911 49079650
Open hours: 11:30 A.M to 06:00 P.M.
8. Mevlana Restaurant ( Turkish cuisine )
Mevlana Restaurants will take your taste buds to another level. This is Turkish cuisine, and you will have the time of your life, enjoying great food and the best waiters and good manners all over the place.
This is one of the most visited restaurants in the center of Nuremberg. Your host will be always the owner Mr. Ahmet, take you to your best seat at the time, and you’ll be astonished by great manners and clean and fast service.
Since they work from the early hours, they serve breakfast, after that there are soups.
After a variety of soups, there are a lot of salads. One of them contains ‘Shepherd’s salad, with sliced tomatoes, cucumber, red onion, parsley, and feta cheese’ and this one is a traditional Turkish dish.
If you come here to try traditional cuisine, every dish has its Turkish replacement.
Next on the menu are barbeque. If there smell somethings great, it is certainly coming from the barbeque. The most wanted dish is real Turkish Kebab and they are pretty proud of that fact.
Also, there are for everyone. There is beef, pork, chicken, goat, and other goodness for vegans.
There are dried, or wood fried food, and there are mostly for vegans, but there are also goodies for meat lovers. You can have pizza here, also and almost everything that you want on your pizza or off of them. If you want a good dessert, there isn’t a better place than Turkish desserts. From baklava to a sweet dough with pistachios, and a lot of other sweet things.
Come here, if you are in Nuremberg, you won’t regret it.
Be sure to call and reserve your table or a seat in time, if you’re not willing to wait outside to get to your slice of heaven.
Location: Gostenhofer Hauptstraße 18, 90443 Nuremberg, Germany
Phone: +49 911 2744411
Open hours: 06:00 A.M to 12:00 A.M.
italian restaurants in nuremberg:
If you are looking for original Italian food, you are in the right place. Everything that’s on the menu is original Italian dishes made by those who know their work. The staff is also great, so if you make your reservation on time, you will have a night to remember.
Not every country in Europe is Italy, so having a challenge and try to serve really great Italian food could go anywhere, but now, as a renowned place, you can have a meal that you never made possible, not in Nuremberg, anyway.
Not only the ‘Travolta’ delivers, but also every other restaurant at this time offers home delivery, because it is time that all people should stay at home, and for those who do that, the ‘Travolta’ will make sure that your meal gets to your home as soon as they can.
Location: Adlerstraße 28, 90403 Nuremberg, Germany
Phone: +49 911 95328350
Open hours: 17:00 P.M. to 12.00 A.M. ( closed during Covid-19 )
10. Padelle d’Italia
Since this is an Italian restaurant, you know in advance that you will have a great meal.
First, you can start off with all kinds of Italian soups, but their best one is certainly tomato soup.
Goodies from homemade bread are one of the better things you can try here. Every little bread is made on the spot, and you can get everything in it. From just tomatoes and garlic sauce to ham, to eggs, mushrooms, and a variety of spices that go in those sandwiches.
Of course, the best that they have to offer are all kind of pasta you can think of. First on their menu is Tagliatelle al Salmone but besides that, they have the pasta for every taste. Hot or cold, with or without sauce, meat or vegetarian, everything you can think of, you can get here in pasta.
Fish dishes are next on the menu, and they also have a long history of the greatest dishes made of seafood.
After the sea bass, shrimps, and grilled fish with warm potato in a sauce made for it, you can not make the best choice for a while. The only thing that was maybe considered as the bad thing is that portions are too big for one man.
Then you would be on the real puzzle because after that there is a meat menu, also made from local fresh meat. Then, there is the hardest choice of dishes, because the pizza was invented in Italy, and the best along with the rare ones are on this menu, and you wouldn’t have to wait for too long to get it. That may be the reason why you should choose pizza, but in the case when you are very hungry. Still, keep in mind that portions are very big for one person.
On their official menu there is not a single dessert, but knowing their culinary skills, you can wish for one, and they will do their best to make you satisfied. This is one of the most visited Italian restaurants in the whole country, so keep that in mind given that restaurant is in the center of the town, and it offers more than you can eat.
Location: Theatergasse 17, 90402 Nürnberg, Germany
Phone: +49 911 2742130
Open hours: 11:30 A.M to 11:30 P.M.