Frankfurt with Friends
Collected by Leo Johnson
Frankfurt is a historic German city with a modern mindset. Enormous skyscrapers and contemporary structures coexist with cobblestone streets and family-owned restaurants. This balance of forward thinking and reverence for the past helps define the city's culture.
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...
Dominikanergasse 5, 60311 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Step onto the old train making up the Ebbelwei Express, grab a glass of your complimentary apple wine, and take a simple tour through the highlights of Frankfurt. This unguided tour is a fabulous way to sip the local wine specialty while taking in...
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.
Mainkai, 60311 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
A peaceful escape from the bustling city awaits just a 15-minute walk from The Westin at Mainkai Street. Take a stroll along the river on this promenade and get a panoramic view of Frankfurt’s impressive skyline. With cafés and restaurants along...
Heiligkreuzgasse 29, 60313 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Ariston is a contemporary restaurant that has a modern culinary interpretation of traditional Greek cuisine. The meze plate—complete with cold cuts, cheeses, olives, and pickles— is a perfect snack to quickly curb your hunger and is great when...
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...
Fürstenbergerstraße 179, 60322 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
This warm and ambient restaurant makes you feel right at home with abstract artwork and low lighting. With one Michelin star, Weinsinn delivers with beautiful presentation, excellent execution, and top notch customer service. The tables are cozy...
Große Friedberger Str. 8, 60313 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
After working up an appetite shopping the Zeil, stop into this small bistro—with big portions—for genuine German fare. This unpretentious restaurant serves everything from schnitzel to sauerbraten with a plethora of local Frankfurt beer to wash it...
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...
Zeil 85-93, 60313 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
This cosmopolitan-style underground music hall is a cool place to catch a concert, have some drinks, and let loose. The basement of the Gibson Club, where the live music takes place, is slightly raw and industrial with bits of exposed cement,...
Hasengasse 5-7, 60311 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Browse through aisles of local produce, raw and cured meats, fresh fish, cheese, wine, and more at this indoor market with over 60 vendor stalls. Kleinmarkthalle sells plenty of local German fare, including schnitzel and sausages of course, as...
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