Collected by Keph Senett, AFAR Local Expert
Großer Hirschgraben 23-25, 60311 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
German writer and statesman Johann Wolfgang von Goethe was born in 1749 in the house at Großer Hirschgraben 23-25. The building is now open to the public both as a memorial to the man and as a monument to how the gentry lived in the 18th century....
An der Hauptwache 15, 60313 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
In 1730, Frankfurt was an independent city-state where this baroque building served as a prison and the headquarters of the city's militia. By the late 1860s, the building became a police station, and in 1904 it became a cafe. Located in a busy...
Brönnerstraße 17, 60313 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Club Travolta is your classic dance club with DJs spinning tracks from the hip-hop and R&B libraries. A separate smoking level keeps the place fresh, and table service is available. They also offer a private lounge for parties of ten or more.
Konrad-Adenauer-Straße 7, 60313 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
San San is located inside the Westin Grand Frankfurt and was recently named the best Chinese restaurant in town by Frankfurt geht aus 2015. The kitchen prepares a wide variety of Chinese dishes like Canton duck, dim sum, and barbecue pork, and...
Wallstraße 9-13, 60594 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
The open-air Markt im Hof has only been open for a few years, but it's already garnering attention for introducing local producers to discerning shoppers. Located in the Sachsenhausen District, just south of the Main River, this is the place to go...
Europa-Allee 6, 60327 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Opened in 2014, the Skyline Plaza Frankfurt is the city's biggest mall, with four buildings and about 170 stores selling everything from clothing to housewares. This shopping haven also houses Frankfurt's biggest food court, where you'll find...
Zeil 79, 60313 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Shopping at an Eckerle—there are about a dozen in Germany—is a total fashion experience. The company goes back more than 60 years and has focused exclusively on menswear since 1987. These stores carry premium brands such as Hugo Boss, Armani, and...
Große Bockenheimer Str. 10, 60313 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Zarges serves award-winning French cuisine in an atmosphere that will transport you to Paris. The menus are built on quality locally sourced ingredients, and the restaurant claims the wine list is one of the most extensive in the Germany. Zarges...
Rahmhofstraße 24, 60313 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
This is a restaurant and bar with an Australian theme, so you can expect Foster's lager on tap and other Aussie standards. There are also some less expected choices such as kangaroo, emu, and alligator burgers and steaks. Happy hour is Monday to...
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