Culinary specialities to suit all tastes

Freiberg is known for its rich mining and cultural history, and the city's restaurant scene reflects this history, offering a wide range of dishes from traditional Saxon fare to international cuisine. Overall, the restaurant scene in Freiberg offers a wide range of culinary delights for visitors and locals alike. In the following we would like to recommend some excellent restaurants that are definitely worth a visit...

Ratskeller Freiberg

In the heart of the city centre on Obermarkt

The Ratskeller is located in the historic cellar of the Town Hall and offers its guests a traditional ambience. The style of the restaurant is rustic and cosy, with vaulted ceilings, stone walls and old wooden beams. The cuisine is traditional Saxon and offers a wide range of regional dishes. Popular specialities include Freiberger Sauerbraten, Leipziger Allerlei and Saxon potato soup. The restaurant also offers seasonal dishes and uses local ingredients to provide authentic Saxon cuisine.

Schankhaus 1863

quaint, cosy, unique

The "Schankhaus 1863" boasts a unique cross vault in a historic setting. Experience Freiberg's beer history in a time-honoured setting. Whether you want to dine in style or relax in one of our lounge chairs, enjoy the unique atmosphere and let yourself be spoilt by the delicious barley juice and hearty dishes from the pot and pan. Schankhaus 1863 also offers you the opportunity to cheer on your favourite football team via Sky, watch exciting motor racing and many other sports up close and LIVE.

Restaurant Schwanenschlösschen

The floating restaurant at the "Kreuzteichen"

An excursion restaurant on the water - you won't find it twice! Come in and feel at home! The restaurant can seat up to 100 guests and the summer terrace over 120.

The well-being of the guests is always at the forefront of the hosts' minds. In a unique historical setting, you will be looked after professionally and lovingly by a friendly team. The highest priority is given to fulfilling all guests' wishes with the highest possible quality.

Kartoffelhaus Freiberg

Everything revolves around the potato here

Revolutionary, independent, "Saxy" and delicious. Freiberg's first and only potato house welcomes all potato lovers! Whether sweet or savoury, fine or rustic, before, with or in between: Here you can enjoy a fresh, varied and potato-filled cuisine. Nestled on a romantic hillside, where the town of Freiberg began, is the old Berghaus, with a history stretching back over 500 years. It has been lavishly restored, lovingly preserved and comfortably furnished, and even some museum buffs will get a kick out of it. But it is really all about the potato!