Kesselhaus breathed new life into an old factory in Karlsruhe that is dated back to 1899. The exposed beams and industrial interiors aspire to restore the space's original charm while successfully balancing an elegant and sophisticated ambiance. Savor regional specialties and bistro classics like roasted pepper dumplings, braised beef cheeks with kaffeejus and tagliolini with fried prawns and vegetables. Enjoy jazz nights on Wednesdays with premium wines and spirits on offer. End your meal with an espresso or crème brûlée with coffee mousse.
Kommödchen offers contemporary Mediterranean-inspired cuisine from their bright and cozy Südstadt location. Sticking by a motto of "small and fine," each dish at Kommödchen is artfully balanced and carefully controlled. Decadent dishes such as truffle ravioli plated in a light basil cream sauce with black truffle and tomato square up against Muscovy duck breast confit with orange, carrot and beet puree on Mediterranean vegetables, with each offering incorporating flavors and influences from around the globe. A monthly rotation of wines allows for fresh pairings with every visit, putting the final touch on a wonderful dining experience. Contemporary cuisine, a cozy atmosphere and fine attention to details makes Kommödchen a trendy stop in the heart of Südstradt.
There's always a certain buzz at Canina Majolika that makes it hard to resist, be it for a casual lunch or just to hangout with friends over a drink. A fresh new layout with multi-level seating and warm lighting make the restaurant perfect, not only for business lunches, but also romantic dinners. The eclectic menu has a great mix of local and international specialties to suit every palate. Add to it, a wine selection of more than a 100, and you have an exceptional dining experience on cards. The bar has an extensive selection of spirits to keep the night flowing. There's also an outdoor bar area with a charming earthy and natural setting. A fun ambiance, eclectic cuisine, a wide selection of drinks, colorful cocktails and a superb live jazz program provide the perfect combination for an unforgettable night in the city. Casual and chic, Cantina Majolik is perfect for corporate brunches, romantic dinners and even private functions.
Housed within a cheerful German house, the Bauernstuben captures your fancy much before you sample its food. Built into the house is a deeply rustic dining hall, enveloped by wooden elements and vintage charm. The decor sets a precedent for what's about to come, with set menus and business lunches that serve authentic Baden-Swabian cuisine. If you're more inclined toward the idea of outdoor dining, then Bauernstuben charms you yet again, with a balmy summer setting under thickly canopied trees.
Leo's offers a luxurious ambience for enjoying Mediterranean dishes paired with premium wines. The interiors are bathed in a soft golden glow and beautiful pictures are arranged in neat rows on the walls. The seats next to the stone-walled bar are ideal place for a romantic candlelight meal. Guests can start their meal with appetizers such as Creamy Sugar Snap Pea Soup and snail platters. The main course includes Braised Lamb Shank, Grilled Scallops and Scottish Salmon. For dessert, try the marinated strawberries served with Bourbon vanilla ice cream or the chocolate soufflé with almond ice cream. One can also sip the fine wines to the sound of live music or while watching exciting games on the television screens. There is a rack of newspapers so that guests can read in leisure while enjoying the food.