Founded in 1807 as a small herb market, Viktualienmarkt has developed over the years into one of Munich's biggest markets with an exciting collection of fresh flowers, fruit, vegetables, meat, cheese, and fish. It has over 140 shops selling goods, as well as a selection of restaurants and a large beer garden. The products are known to be reasonably priced, and the entertainment includes a number of cultural events, including a popular summer festival, that takes place here regularly. Dine at the local eateries lining the streets, while you take in the local culture in this crowded market place.
A food market named after Empress Elizabeth of Austria, Elisabethmarkt has been serving Schwabing since 1931. Prior to that, it was located at Maffeianger, where it was established in the year 1880. Although the shift was necessitated by the planned construction of roads, the market has now found its permanent abode at Elisabethplatz. This daily market is the place to head to for food of any kind, right from poultry and vegetables to fruits, meat and delicatessen.
Featuring a rustic facade, this market regales with a host of stalls, each of which entice with different Italian specialties. Eataly has turned into a household name, and its trade here lives up to its reputation by offering delightful products. These range from breads and pastas to sausages and savory snacks. Drop by to sample delicacies cooked to perfection or simply to peruse and admire.
Viktualienmarkt Munich's famous gourmet food market houses a number of stalls and shops. At Schlemmermeyer, you can buy a variety of traditional German sausages, cold cuts, fresh meat etc. The stall also serves up savory, sizzling bratwurst and other meats for a quick bite. The market attracts a number of tourists strolling through the market, shopping for local delicacies and souvenirs. Stop by for a mouth-watering selection of grills; this is Munich's street food at it's best.
Residenzstraße is located in a spectacular location, right after the royal residence of the Wittelsbach dynasty. Immersed in a lingering hum of busy shoppers, this desirable street is known for its shops that contain everything from jewelry, accessories, footwear, pharmaceuticals and clothing. So next time, you plan to go street shopping, do consider Residenzstraße, you wont regret it.