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Frankfurt has a long history of traditional cuisine.

Here below are some of the traditional specialities in Frankfurt:

- Frankfurter sausages, of course
- Smoked beef sausages.
- Sauerkraut, of course
- The 'Schäufelchen', a pig portion (600g) of pork shoulders.
- The famous grüne Sosse, (quark and different herbs) is delicious with beef, meat, eggs and fish. It must be served with hot potatoes.
- Fromage frais with a slice of black bread, onions, oil and paprika (Frankfurter Goldstick mit Mussick)
- Small pieces of marzipan with almond (Die Bethmännchen), sold in chocolate shops.

- The Frankfurt Crown (Der Frankfurter Kranz). A delicious cake with butter cream, covered with almonds and cherries.

And of course the Frankfurt drink ‚Ebbelwei': based on apple juice and that you can drink in the tourist tram that goes around the city. Don't miss it!

You will find here bellow a list of traditional restaurants where you can test all these specialities:

A Sachsenhausen:

- ‚Das gemalte Haus', Schweizer Strasse 67
- ‚Wagner', Schweizer Strasse 71
- ‚Lorsbacher Tal', Grosse Rittergasse 49
- ‚Maingau', Schifferstrasse 38 Coffes:
- Bockenheimer Weinkontor, Schlossstrasse 92,
Bockenheim Tel.: 069 70 20 31

Fashionable bars

- Helium, Bleidenstrasse 7, City, Tel.: 069 28 70 35
- Café Karin, Grosser Hirschgraben 28, Tel.: 069 29 52 17
- Stereo Bar, Abtsgässchen 7, Sachsenhausen, Tel.: 069 61 71 16
- Luna Bar, Stiftstrasse 6, City, Tel.: 069 29 47 74

Update 2/10/2004


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