Augustinerkeller is one of the most frequented traditional beer gardens and Bavarian restaurants in the city center serving big glasses of exquisite beer and authentic traditional culinary delights. The restaurant boasts of a cozy and old-school European decor, ideal for enjoying a sumptuous meal. The beer served in the sun-bleached beer garden is reputed to be one of the best in Munich. Students, business people, locals and tourists alike find this heritage place incomparable.
Hirschgarten was originally a game enclosure built by the Elector Karl Theodor at the end of the eighteenth century. A small part of the historic enclosure has been preserved and can be seen from the beer garden. With 8,000 seats, the beer garden is the biggest in the city, and is also one of the most pleasant because of its peaceful location and numerous chestnut trees. It was converted from a hunting house to a restaurant in 1970, when the garden was also built.
Pusser's is a city institution - this New York-style cocktail bar, with its old-fashioned, nostalgic decor and perfectly concocted cocktails is a favorite amongst locals and visitors alike. The drinks' selection here is marvelous. If you come to Pusser's, it's almost imperative that you try the Painkiller, a deliciously tropical combination of pineapple, grated nutmeg, coconut, fresh orange juice, and rum. There is a piano bar in the cellar, the perfect finishing touch to an evening steeped in the past.
Munich's oldest jazz club has been at home in the enormous vaulted cellar of a former brewery since 1998. It continues to attract the best international acts, and is popular with enthusiasts, connoisseurs and pretty much anyone who loves music. Unterfahrt has to be one of the most important venues in the city and one of Europe's most famous jazz clubs. Simple pasta dishes are served at reasonable prices, and the service is friendly and efficient. There are jam sessions by local bands and artists featured here on a daily basis. One of the most popular venues in town, this place is a hit with people of all ages.
This famous pub draws people from all over the globe. Its unique charm comes from Bavarian music and its notable architecture, which attests to its history. Tasteful beer and schmankerl complete the offer at this lively beer hall. In the summertime, locals head towards its wonderful courtyard, while the Festsaal room hosts a Bavarian evening with music every night, which costs a few Euros for admission. The meals and beer are perfect for a group of friends. Established in the 16th Century, this has become a local landmark. Any trip to Munich will be incomplete without a visit to Hofbräuhaus.
Housed in the basement of the gothic Town Hall building in the heart of Munich, Ratskeller is a good place to stop by for a sumptuous lunch or a leisurely romantic dinner. The menu is solely inspired by traditional Bavarian cuisine, so you can sample some really great local dishes which are interspersed on the lengthy menu. If you're a first-timer then go for the Ratskeller Potatosoup, Nuremberg Style Bratwurst, Scweinebraten, Entenbraten or Beef Goulasch. Pair the food with German beer and wine, and round it off with a helping of something sweet. The cellar's arched ceilings and woodwork add to the charming ambiance as do the sounds of soft Bavarian melodies.
Music-Club-Munich is a happening club and events center. With state-of-the-art lights and acoustic systems, the club is well-equipped to host live concerts. It is also home to a music studio which is used to record and stream live jamming sessions. They help edit and mix numbers for individual and groups singers. They also offer space to host private and corporate events like weddings, parties, meetings and conferences.
Established in November 2018. Folks! is a popular nightclub renowned for its live concerts and a wide of musical genres such as Britpop, Funk, Indie, Alternative Rock, Garage, Punk, Ska, Grunge, Soulhouse and many more musical styles.
For a laidback evening with friends, Vertigo Bar is a great option in Munich. The dimly lit, blue-green and wooden interiors make for a perfect setting to enjoy the delicious craft cocktails offered on the drinks menu. Hosting various DJ and live music events, the bar serves free snacks from 4p to 6p with wines and aperitif cocktails.
If you are a music lover, then Zehner is one place that must feature on your list of places to visit in Munich. Open till 2a on weekends, this venue boasts a calendar that is packed with concerts, jam sessions and other events woven into the theme of music. Featuring fresh talent as well as established artists, Zehner is one of the most sought-after establishments of its kind in the city. The music venue also neighbors a bar (Drossel), thus keeping your spirits high throughout the performances.
An eclectic mix of finest spirits, fruit juices and other secret ingredients make cocktails served at Bar Garçon appealing. The mixologists here, apart from the fixed classic and signature cocktails, keep on introducing new additions to their already impressive drinks menu. Apart from for the cocktails, Bar Garçon is known for their taste in music. The curated playlist is perfectly put together so as to complement the ambiance of the bar and help the patrons have a great time sipping their favorite cocktail and unwind.
The cozy indoor space with a chatty, mainly young crowd, as well as, the lively outdoor patio at Cucurucu Bar is more often than less completely occupied. The live music concerts, cheap drinks and the friendly waiters ensure your time spend here is fun. For making new friends or for spending time with old ones, Cucurucu Bar is the place for you. Apart from concerts, talented DJs also regularly show off their skill at the turntables and bring the house down.