Full Disclosure: I’m not a raving fan of French cuisine. Sure it’s good, but I don’t get why it’s been elevated to the standing it has. Not that I’m at all qualified to make that pronouncement! It just seems over-engineered and fussy and in my experience doesn’t yield a culinary experience that makes my eyes…Read More
Café Pini in Glockenbach
I love meeting friends for brunch or breakfast, although with everyone’s busy schedules these days I don’t do it often enough. On my roster of nearby, charming and easy places to meet is Cafe Pini. The food is solid, if not expected (Baguettes with cold cuts, scrambled eggs, muesli), the atmosphere is charming, and the price…Read More
Milbertshofen? Yes! Milbertshofen!
A few weeks ago I took a good girlfriend out to celebrate her birthday. I asked what kind of food she wanted (Asian) and then she told me to pick a place. I have a list of places I want to try, but most of them are kind of imbiss-y. I also didn’t want to…Read More
Date Night In Munich
One of the reasons I started this blog was that I found myself repeatedly answering email queries from friends, family or colleagues about to visit Munich. What is there to do? Where should we eat? As I got to know the city better, I also wanted to share the side of it that I had…Read More
I don’t get out to Neuhausen very much, but when I do I’m always glad. I met a friend today for a long (cold) walk on the Nymphenburger Schloss grounds. To warm up our cold bones we headed over to a cute café called Kafehaus Karameel. It’s full of yummy looking cakes, a marble bar…Read More