Frankfurt like a local
Collected by Katherine Kneier, AFAR Staff
Mainkai 15, 60311 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Grab breakfast at this riverside café and catch up on local and international news with their endless supply of newspapers and magazines. This small café is often overlooked, but serves great coffee, tea, and small meals including salads, egg...
Konrad-Adenauer-Straße 7, 60313 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
This authentic sushi hotspot—voted Frankfurt's best Japanese restaurant by Frankfurt geht aus! in 2015—is well known for its diverse menu and enticing daily lunch specials. Head here with a small group for their entertaining teppanyaki style...
Zeil 106 1. UG- 7. OGU-Bahn Station Hauptwache, 60313 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
This futuristic shopping center twists and turns you on metal paths, guiding you fluidly through the best shopping in Frankfurt. With eight floors of beautifully light-flooded architecture and one of the longest escalators in Europe, this massive...
Walther-von-Cronberg-Platz 2-4, 60594 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Order a scoop of velvety organic ice cream or healthy frozen yogurt, add a handful of your favorite mix-in ingredients, and watch as the server blends and slides your dessert across the -15C slab of stone. The result? Dream Cream. The Cooking Ape,...
Domstraße 10, 60311 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
This museum is considered one of the most extensive contemporary art collections in Germany. The Museum of Modern Art holds works by artists like Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein. The building and infrastructure is said by some to be equally as...
Friedberger Landstraße, 60316 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Head north to the green oasis in the middle of a concrete jungle, with tall trees, colorful flower beds, and a giant outdoor chess game. Von Bethmann Park is the perfect place to have a picnic, go for a run, or ride a bike in Frankfurt.
Stiftstraße 6, 60313 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
A dimly lit bar with an ambitious cocktail menu, professional mixologists mastering their craft, and a fun, lighthearted atmosphere makes Luna Bar a fabulous place to grab drinks and relax. While there is a big variety on the menu, the bartenders...
Mainzer Landstraße 111, 60329 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Kleine Anna, on the corner of Mainzer Landstrasse and Ludwigstrasse offers bliss-on-toast to the Frankfurt breakfast and lunch crowd. Sticking to a single winning dish--Brot Belage, or warm bread with a choice of spreads--the place packs them in...