Cuisine and nightlife

Baden-style indulgence! What else?

Delicious food and excellent hospitality

The people of Karlsruhe tend to take a more relaxed attitude towards life. In Baden, lifestyle is a matter of importance, which you will quickly realise on a visit to Karlsruhe, for example with a good glass of wine or while sampling the local specialties. In Karlsruhe, gourmets, those with a sweet tooth, and night owls are sure to be satisfied. For local specialties, international recipes or truly special coffee from all over the world, in the Fan City, you can find something to suit all tastes and budgets!

So, where to this evening? The nightlife in Karlsruhe is alive and kicking, as you would expect from a university town. The colourful mix of students, styled scene hipsters and individualists benefit from a wide and diverse selection of locations.

Karlsruhe’s tastiest corners

Something local, a burger or maybe Italian? Your feast is waiting!

There is nowhere so wonderful to eat throughout the country than here in Baden with Karlsruhe also boasting an impressive culinary scene. Indulgence is a way of life in the "Badnerland", where the wine is kissed by the sun and gourmet-minded France is just a stone's throw away. 

Corona Virus

Important Information

Due to the official measures implemented by the State of Baden-Württemberg and the city of Karlsruhe to limit the spreading of COVID-19, public life is currently facing severe restrictions. Shops, Restaurants, cultural institutions, hotels and events are closed or have been cancelled. Partial openings are possible depending on the local incidence value. Please refer directly to their individual websites for up-to-date information as the information on this website may vary.

Our tourist information office located on Kaiserstraße 72-74 also remains closed until further notice. You have the possibility for Click&Collect. You can also reach us via phone +49 721 602997580 or by mail

The city of Karlsruhe provides up-to-date information on the corona crisis at or by phone +49 721/133-3333.

On a lighter note: if you feel like clearing your mind, go ahead and continue exploring the beautiful aspects of Karlsruhe through our digital offers at (only available in German).

Stay healthy, and stay tuned!