The sprawling area of Stadtbezirke 05 in Düsseldorf is home to the airport and Congress Center Düsseldorf, making it a prime destination for business travellers. It’s also home to a number of excellent restaurants, and has easy access to the city centre.
In Stadtbezirke 05
One of the best places to get food near Düsseldorf airport is Bauernstube Deppe. This gastro pub is family run, with a friendly, cosy atmosphere and hearty portions of traditional German fare on offer.
If you are attending a conference or fair at the Congress Center Düsseldorf, make sure you visit the Schnellenburg restaurant for a business lunch in Düsseldorf. On a nice day, a seat on the terrace overlooking the river Rhine will give you stunning views and space to relax. The menu is elegant, with seasonal choices and options such as Black Angus beef, New Zealand rack of lamb, salads and pasta.
A short walk from the Congress Center Düsseldorf is Taverna Toxotis, an atmospheric restaurant serving authentic Greek food. Choose from favourites like tzatziki, halloumi, and dolmades, with lamb, chicken and salad.
It’s worth a trip to the north of District 5 to visit the outstanding Restaurant Im Schiffchen, set in a beautiful baroque Kaiserwerth house. For fine dining head to the restaurant ‘Mongo’ on the first floor to enjoy inventive meals from the kitchen of renowned chef Jean-Claude Bourgueil. The menu includes French cuisine with international influences, with gourmet options like pigeon, steamed lobster, and prawns in tarragon sauce.
Close to the south of Stadtbezirke 05 is the sophisticated Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Düsseldorf. This Düsseldorf hotel boasts the contemporary Arnold's Grill & Garden, which serves excellent local and international cuisine. Dishes on the seasonal menu are freshly prepared with herbs from the hotel’s garden. On a warm evening, be sure to enjoy your meal outside on the stylish Summer Terrace.
If you have time for a trip to Düsseldorf city centre, then make sure you visit one of the excellent restaurants close to Stadtbezirke 05.
Head to the stylish Monkey's South restaurant for some Mediterranean inspired cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere. Try freshly made spaghetti tossed with pesto and rocket salad, or a tuna steak with tomatoes and linguine, served with a delicious aperitif.
Grab a bowl of authentic Japanese ramen noodles at Takumi kitchen. There are dishes on offer to cater for all tastes, as well as a special vegetarian option available. It’s a great place to sample the famously tasty Sapporo noodles, made using traditional methods.
Finally, for the best steak in Düsseldorf head to the Classic Western Steakhouse. Excellent service and a contemporary interior make this a good place for an evening meal or business lunch in Düsseldorf. Try a huge ‘John Wayne Cut’ of a Classic Western fillet, the ‘High Noon’ rib eye steak, or the ‘Wellington vs Texas’ plate of tenderloin and rack of lamb.
Have you ever tried authentic ramen noodles?