There are various restaurants and bistros around the University Campus. Please find a small selection below, but do not hesitate to question the staff at the check-in counter if your heart craves for anything special.

Alte Nikolaischule

Authentic German food in a historical school building vis-à-vis the famous church St. Nicolai. Perfect, if you are in the mood for Eisbein, Venison Casserole, dumplings and cabbage.


Auerbachs Keller

Rub the Mephistopheles statue for good luck and have a traditional Saxon dish in a historical ambience!

  • Address: Mädler Passage,Grimmaische Str. 2-4, 04109 Leipzig, Tel 0341 216100
  • Opening hours:
  • Mon – Sun: 12:00 am to 10:00 pm


A lively pubs mile with many bars and restaurants where you can sit in- and outdoors.

  • Address: Barfußgäßchen, next to the market
  • Opening hours: day and night

Cafeteria Mensa am Park

Always a good choice for a snack in between, fair trade coffee, tea and chocolate bars, various sandwiches, vegan brownies, cookies and cakes, warm and cold snacks and salads.


L’Osteria Leipzig

Typical Italian osteria with welcoming and lively atmosphere. Delicious and fresh Italian is served.

  • Address: Martin-Luther-Ring 12, 04109 Leipzig, Tel 0341 35566590
  • Opening hours:
  • Mon – Sat: 11:00 am to 00:00 am
  • Sun: 12:00 am to 00:00 am


Meeting point for students, Café & Bar. Europe’s largest student club. The Café offers good food at reasonable prices and in the evening, the place turns into a club, with lots of room for varying musical tastes.







Morrison’s Irish Pub & Restaurant

Irish pub & restaurant on two floors next to the Nikolaikirche.

  • Address: Ritterstr. 38-40, 04109 Leipzig, Tel 0341 9615970
  • Opening hours:
  • Mon – Sat: 15:00 pm to 1:00 am
  • Sun: 17:00 pm to 1:00 am


Pho Viet

Traditional Vietnamese dishes and new culinary ideasn. In the restaurant at the 1st floor you will be served Far Eastern meals, downstairs is a bistro for people in a hurry.

  • Address: Katharinenstraße 15, 04109, Leipzig, Tel 0341 99391747
  • Opening hours: Mon – Sat: 11:00 am to 11:00 pm
  • Sun: 12:00 am to 11:00 pm
  • (the bistro downstairs closes daily at 8:00 pm)

Ratskeller Leipzig

Traditional German food, Flammkuchen and seasonal dishes in a rustic atmosphere. During lunch time also low-prices dishes are offered at the cafeteria on the 1st floor.

  • Address: Lotterstraße 1, 04109 Leipzig, Tel 0341 1234567
  • Opening hours:
  • Mon – Sat: 11:00 am to 23:00 pm
  • Sun: 11:00 am to 15:30 pm

Starbucks, Leipzig

American coffee company and coffeehouse chain which offers also free WiFi


San Remo

Italian ice cream and pizza in the heart of the city center.


Vapiano Leipzig

The Italian McDonald – a chain restaurant with self-service, but you know what you get and usually quick and tasteful: Pizzas on demand, Pasta, Salad, …

  • Address: Augustusplatz 11, 04109 Leipzig, Tel 0341 2535454
  • Opening hours:
  • Mon – Fri: 10:00 am to 00:00 am
  • Sat/Sun: 11:00 am to 01:00 am