Restaurant and Pub Guide

Listed below are just some of the good restaurants and pubs in the city center. The adventurous will easily find some others. Addresses and brief descriptions of the type of food and drinks found at each place are given, along with a rough estimate of the average price per dish.
: 5–10 Euros; €€: 10–15 Euros; €€€: over 15 Euros


Leerer BeutelBertoldstr. 9€€Location of the conference banquet. European dishes.
Dicker MannKrebsgasse 6€€German cuisine.
Kneitinger BrauereiArnulfsplatz 3Simple Bavarian dishes.
EinhornWöhrdstr. 31European dishes. Small beergarden out front.
Zur BrauschänkeGalgenbergstr. 3Bavarian food. Large portions.
Goldener OchseSchwanenplatz 3€€German cuisine. Some Balkan dishes.
Zum AugustinerNeupfarrplatz 15€€German cuisine with beergarden.
AuerbräuSchwandorfer Str. 39Bavarian food.
GravenreutherHinter der Grieb 10€€Bavarian food.
Zum SteidlewirtAm Ölberg 13Bavarian and European food. The kitchen is sometimes a little slow, but the food is worth the wait (they have a nice beer, Lindner, to help pass the time).
GänsbauerKeplerstr. 10€€€German cuisine.
BischofshofKrauterermarkt 3€€Bavarian and German dishes.
MeierStadtamhof 15€€German and European fare.
FelixFröhliche Türken Str. 6€€European cuisine.
DavidWatmarkt 5€€€European dishes.
OrpheeUntere Bachgasse 8€€French and German dishes.
MirabelleDrei Mohren Str. 11€€French cuisine.
Rive DroiteDrei Mohren Gasse 3€€French and Italian cuisine.
VitusHinter der Grieb 8€€French and German dishes.
TapasAm Ölberg 11Great tapas.
Don Juan BistroFischgässel 4€€European cuisine.
ChaplinAdolf Schmetzer Str. 5European dishes. Nice beergarden out back.
RhodosWöhrdstr. 24€€Greek cuisine.
Der GriecheAlter Kornmarkt 1€€Greek cuisine.
L'OsteriaWatmarkt 1Italian cuisine. Huge pizzas.
Da TinoHaidplatz 4Italian cuisine. Nice seating outdoors on Haidplatz.
GalileoArnulfsplatz 6Italian fare.
Laurin in der Historischer WeinstadelKeplerstr. 14Italian cuisine.
Il GrottoOstengasse 13Italian cuisine. Nice, subterranean atmosphere.
Pizzeria Pam PamHaidplatz 5Great pizzas. Real wood oven.
Ciao PizzeriaAm Brückenbasar 13Good pizzas. Nice seating outdoors.
BaanthaiDechbettener Str. 6€€Thai cuisine.
ExilWeißgerbergraben 14Excellent Kurdish-inspired dishes.
Lokanta in der SchwedenkugelHaaggasse 15Great Kurdish-inspired dishes.
GaneshaMaximilianstr. 23€€Indian cuisine.
Würstl DoneAlter Kornmarkt ?Great sausages. Open early in the morning (5am?) for those just crawling out of the pubs.


Oma PlüschRote Stern Gasse 6; entrance on Pfarrgasse A no-nonsense pub. Wooden tables, good beer (Löwenbräu Passau).
KlappeStadtamhof 13 Film motif. Fussball table, good beer (Spital). Some good food options.
FilmbühneBismarckplatz 9 Another film theme (what gives?). Thurn und Taxis beer, cocktails.
HinterhausRote Hahnen Gasse 2 No-nonsense, student pub. Bischofshof beer.
ApothekeRote Hahnen Gasse ? No-nonsense, extra smoky, student pub. If unbroken, pool table.
No. 7 BarGlockengasse 3 Another popular student pub.
Orange BarGoldene Bären Str. 10 Yuppi-esque, retro-style cocktail bar.
Zimmer 4Werftstr. 15; reachable also from Wöhrdstr. Nice student pub with big selection of board games.
Irish HarpBrückstr. 1 Need a Guinness? This Irish pub's hard to miss. It's right by the Stone Bridge. Live music most nights.
Murphy's LawSpiegelgasse 6 If that one's too crowded, here's another.
PeachesBaumhackergasse 2; entrance on Keplerstr. Probably the best cocktails in town.
BüroKeplerstr. 15 No-nonsense, student pub. Fussball table.
Zarap Zap ZapAugustinergasse 3 For those who are looking to stay out late. When everywhere else is closed, try the Zap.
[ʼdo:mus]Erhardigasse 9 Open only after midnight on Fridays and Saturdays, we're not really sure what this place is all about. If you find out, let us know...

For more information on the local restaurants sporting beergardens, see the Beergarden Review.