Franconia and Rothenburg are famous not just for the beauty of their surrounds and their numerous points of interest, but also for their typical hospitality. Why not explore the numerous traditional restaurants and inns around the town?
Whether you are in search of a hearty lunch or top-class gastronomy, Franconian cuisine can offer you variety and quality to a high degree. The different types of bread are worth a journey of discovery all of their own.
Having won numerous prizes in national and international competitions, Franconian wines are well known far beyond Germany’s borders. Take time out to enjoy the local Tauber wines in the place where they are produced.
The famous Rothenburg snowballs can be a tasty gift to bring home to a loved one or a wonderful dessert to enjoy during your visit. These unusually shaped regional specialties are made according to a centuries-old recipe.
Eating and drinking in Rothenburg are synonymous with Franconian hospitality, fine gourmet pleasures from kitchens and wine cellars, and a simply wonderful atmosphere. Why not make this a very personal experience?
Rothenburg’s “after dark” program offers a rich palette of options and guarantees plenty of pleasures.
The classic outing for guests who want to get to know Rothenburg by night is the traditional walk in the company of the famous Nightwatchman.
The Toppler Theater and Kunst Kultur Korn provide top-class theatrical and cabaret presentations. The “Forum Rothenburg” movie theater shows contemporary European art house movies and Hollywood blockbusters. Concerts and readings in small but exclusive gatherings rounds off the whole experience.
In addition, all year round there is a huge variety of events – Spring Market, Summer Fair-Beer Festival, the Historical Master Draught Festival at Whitsun, the Imperial City Festival and the Christmas Market – many of which continue until late into the night.
What’s more: the whole year round, locals and visitors alike can choose from among Rothenburg’s fine restaurants, cozy inns and authentic taverns – in an historically rich, unforgettably picturesque atmosphere