Looking back at history that spans 400 years, this Old Town bar serves up high quality regional dishes in a quaint historical environment. Those who find themselves in Tante Anna for the first time should sample the set meals. In the evenings, customers are faced with the tough choice between a vegetarian, regional or gourmet menu. The choice is equally difficult when it comes to the wine, as the list contains over 100 different varieties!
A popular favorite in the old town, beer-lovers from all over the world congregate here to sample the local brew. The restaurant even has its own brewery, which produces tasty beer in strict accordance with the German beer purity law. Apart from the beer, Füchschen also offers hearty German food. The menu is filled with traditional dishes like Eisbein with sauerkraut.
Located in the historic center of the city in Altstadt, Zum Schlüssel established in 1850 is one of the first breweries in the region. As of today, this charming old brewery offers not only tours of its facility and informative talks on the art of brewing but also a wondrous dining venue which features a beautiful beer-garden overlooking Neanderkirche. With their list of freshly drafted beers brewed on-site, they offer delicious home-style food that couples wonderfully with the likes of the Original Schlüssel. Moreover, this venue can also be booked for private events and celebrations.
Nachtresidenz is an amalgamation of a hip nightclub, an upscale restaurant and a gorgeous entertainment venue, located in Karlstadt. The first thing you will notice when you step in here is its splendid, shiny decor that comprises of rich, gold elements and plush furnishings. The overall ambiance here is quite luxurious which pulls in a glamorous crowd from far and wide; it's best to dress well before heading here. The place often plays host to upscale concerts and music performances, thanks to it's state-of-the-art technological facilities and great acoustics. The on site restaurant Hugo Mantacco offers gorgeous Italian meals and Kuppelsaal is a smaller dance destination within the premises, that allows for niche, glitzy parties. Over all, Nachtresidenz makes for a fabulous night out – whether it's for the insanely good restaurant, the lively nightclub or awesome concerts showcased here.
Lido is housed in a glass and concrete cube building and offers magnificent views of The Rhine. The minimalist interiors with its semi-rounded leather couches, wooden tables and benches, candlelights and walls adorned with modern artworks, gives it a cozy yet contemporary look. Embark on a culinary journey by savoring their multi-course tasting menus. For an exclusive feel, opt for The Chef Table where chef Florian Ohlmann's spontaneous fare will delight you. Complement your meal with their hand-picked wine selection from Italy, France and Germany or blended cocktails. Enjoy the ambiance, vistas, food and drinks with live music at this swanky, waterfront French restaurant and lounge.
For the quintessential experience of an Irish pub and sports bar in Düsseldorf, head to Fatty's Irish Pub in Altstadt. The old-fashioned English lamps hanging over the entrance of this beige building, classic windows and columns covered with ivy sets the mood for savoring traditional Irish pub fare. On entering, you might find patrons glued to the huge television screen that is always tuned on to major sporting events, especially rugby and football. So grab a beer and settle down in comfort in front of the television for some action-packed moments. On certain nights, the atmosphere is made even livelier with guests humming to groovy DJ music. Head here during an Irish festival such as Saint Patrick's Day for the best experience.
Leon's Liquid Lounge at Hotel am Augustinerplatz is where the hip and happening crowd hangs around. The bar exudes warmth with its red and yellow mood lighting, immediately attracting those wanting to spend an intimate evening. But the normally surreal bar comes alive during National sporting encounters. Fans crowd around the plasma television while watching boxing bouts, nerve-wrecking soccer matches or Formula 1 races, while sipping cocktails, kölsch or warming up to an espresso. A hip and happening place, head here for drinks and a good time.
This elite restaurant is located within the Hyatt Regency Cologne Hotel, and offers gourmet German cuisine with an undeniably Asian touch. The combination of these flavors may sound strange, but patrons seem to disagree. Graugans was given an unbelievably high rating by the Gault & Millaut Restaurant Guide. What is more, the wine list is excellent by any standards, German, Californian, French, you name it and they've got it. Of course, there is a price to pay for such luxuries, so be prepared to foot a large bill!
Kulturrampe Krefeld is a modest club featuring live music events regularly which is visited by music lovers in the city in large numbers. Although concerts of all genre are hosted, special attention is given to rock and metal. The intimate nature of this venue makes the performance of bands and musicians more lively and entertaining. Grab your favorite drink from the bar section and spend the night listening to live music and tapping your feet in the company of a mainly young crowd during your visit to Kulturrampe Krefeld.
Enjoy a combination of delicious dishes and brews at the Anne Tränke while in the city. Feast on burgers and sandwiches which can be complemented with beer. They also host live music events where local artists take the stage and enthrall the guests.