The top 10 list of the best restaurants in Würzburg

Würzburg is a city with a rich culinary tradition and a variety of gastronomic offerings. Whether you are looking for regional specialties, international cuisine or vegetarian and vegan options, you are sure to find something to suit your tastes here. In this blog post we introduce you to the top 10 best restaurants in Würzburg that you should definitely visit.

  1. Restaurant Alte Mainmühle: This restaurant is located directly on the banks of the Main and offers a wonderful view of the Marienberg Fortress. The menu is characterized by Franconian dishes such as Schäufele, Sauerbraten or asparagus, which are prepared with regional ingredients. You can also enjoy one of the many wines from our own winery.

  2. Restaurant Backöfele: The Backöfele is a historic inn in the old town that has existed since 1709. Here you can experience traditional Franconian cuisine with modern accents in a cozy atmosphere. Try, for example, the homemade Maultaschen, the roast pork with potato dumplings or the Kaiserschmarrn with apple sauce.

  3. Restaurant Juliusspital: Juliusspital is not only a famous winery, but also a renowned restaurant located in a former hospital from the 16th century. The ambience is elegant and stylish, the cuisine is creative and sophisticated. On the menu you will find dishes such as beef fillet with red wine jus, salmon trout with beetroot risotto or lemon tart with raspberry sorbet.

  4. Restaurant Kuno 1408: The Kuno 1408 is a star restaurant located in the Hotel Rebstock. Here, chef Benedikt Faust creates innovative and seasonal cuisine based on regional products. The menu changes regularly and always offers you new taste experiences. For example, you can look forward to scallops with celery puree, venison with salsify or chocolate cake with pear sorbet.

  5. Restaurant Nikos: If you fancy Greek cuisine, then Nikos is the right address for you. The restaurant is located near the main train station and offers you an authentic and warm atmosphere. The house specialties are the gyros on the spit, the roast lamb with herbs or the grilled octopus with garlic. A glass of Ouzo or Retsina goes well with this.

  6. Restaurant Osteria del Gallo Nero: Osteria del Gallo Nero is an Italian restaurant located in a historic 18th century building. Here you can enjoy the typical dishes of Tuscan cuisine, such as the Ribollita, a vegetable soup with bread, the Tagliatelle al ragù, pasta with meat sauce or the Bistecca alla fiorentina, a large dish. it's grilled beef steak.

  7. Restaurant Petit Délice: Petit Délice is a French bistro located in the center of Würzburg. Here you can feel like you are in Paris and taste the classic dishes of French cuisine. For example, you can look forward to a quiche Lorraine, an onion tart with bacon and cheese, a bouillabaisse, a fish soup with seafood or a crème brûlée, a caramelized vanilla cream.

  8. Restaurant Reisers am Stein: Reisers am Stein is a modern restaurant located on a vineyard above the town. From here you have a fantastic view of Würzburg and the surrounding area. The kitchen is varied and creative and offers dishes such as veal cheeks with mashed potatoes, sea bream with fennel vegetables or apple strudel with vanilla ice cream.

  9. Restaurant Shalimar: Shalimar is an Indian restaurant located near the cathedral. Here you can discover the exotic flavors and spices of Indian cuisine. The menu offers you a wide range of vegetarian and meat dishes such as Dal, a lentil soup, Palak Paneer, a spinach dish with cheese or Chicken Tikka Masala, chicken pieces in a spicy sauce .

  10. Restaurant Wunschlos Glücklich: The Wunschlos Glücklich is a veganes restaurant located in an old factory building. Here you can be surprised by the creative and healthy cuisine. The dishes are all homemade and use fresh and organic ingredients. For example, you can look forward to a pumpkin soup with coconut milk, a burger with sweet potato fries or a chocolate cake with avocado.

These were our top 10 best restaurants in Würzburg. We hope that you will try some of them on your next visit to this beautiful city. Enjoy your meal!

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