While there are a variety of cultures and different types of food in Luxembourg, the food native to this country is a must-try! Expats and visitors to Luxembourg have to be sure to try some traditional Luxembourgish cuisine.
Pick 1- Restaurant Um Dierfgen
Located in the heart of Luxembourg City, our first pick is Restaurant Um Dierfgen. This traditional Luxembourgish restaurant prides itself on using locally sources food and vegetables grown here in Luxembourg. With a friendly staff, up-scale atmosphere, and a wonderful menu selection, you cannot go wrong dining at Um Dierfgen! To book a table, please contact the restaurant via phone.
Where: 6, Côte d’Eich L-1450 Luxembourg
Hours: Tuesday-Saturday: 11:30am-2:30pm and 6pm-10pm / Monday and Sunday: 11:30am-3pm
Contact: +352 22 61 41
Pick 2- Mousel’s Cantine
Located in the Grund region of Luxembourg City, Mousel’s Cantine is a traditional French restaurant which also specializes in Luxembourgish cuisine. Traditional Luxembourgish dishes such as grilled pork knuckle, sauerkraut, and stuffed pig’s trotters braised in beer are staples at La Mousel’s Cantine. To make reservations at this location, you must call ahead via phone.
Where: Montée de Clausen 46, 1343 Luxembourg
Hours: Monday-Friday 12pm-2pm and 6pm-10pm / Saturday 6pm-10pm
Contact: +352 47 01 98
Pick 3- Am Tiirmschen
Located inside a renovated medieval building, Am Tiirmschen is a French and Luxembourgish restaurant serving traditional dishes such as Kniddelen, smoked pork neck, and Wine Sausage. It is recommended to make a reservation prior to arriving at the restaurant, as the restaurant is usually busy most operating nights. If you find yourself dreaming about eating kniddelen in a renovated medieval building, you can make a reservation via phone!
Where: 32, rue de l’eau, L-1449 Luxembourg-Ville
Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 12 p.m.-2 p.m. and 7 p.m.-9.15 p.m. / Closed on Sunday and Monday
Contact: +352 26 27 07 33
Pick 4- Bistro Le Duc
Open for lunch, dinner, and occasionally brunch, Bistro Le Duc is one of our favorite Luxembourgish restaurants! Although each is not very extensive, this spot offers a different experience by having different menus for each meal time. You can find the lunch menu here, the dinner menu here, and the brunch menu here. Reservations for Bistro Le Duc can be made online or via phone.
Where: 107 rue de la Tour Jacob L – 1831 Luxembourg
Hours: Wednesday-Friday: 12pm-2pm and 6:30pm-10pm / Saturday and Sunday: 11:30am-3pm and 6:30pm-10pm / Closed on Monday’s and Tuesday’s
Contact: +352 27 99 35 00
Pick 5- Briderler Stuff
Located just north of Luxembourg City in the town of Bridel, lies Briderler Stuff. This spot is one of our top picks due to the rich Luxembourgish history behind the restaurant, the amazing food, diligent staff, and the wide variety of traditional Luxembourgish meals offered on their menu. Briderler Stuff has been in operation since 1893, and has since been expanded into the restaurant we know and love today! For a full look into their menu, click here.
Where: 1 rue Lucien Wercollier L-8156 Bridel
Hours: Tuesday-Saturday: 11:45am-2pm and 5:45pm-10pm / Sunday’s: 11:45-2pm, 5:45pm-9:30pm
Contact: +352 33 87 34-1
Pick 6- Gudde Maufel
A modern and contemporary restaurant, Gudde Maufel prides itself on its traditional Luxembourgish meals, constantly changing menu based on the season, quaint location, and beautiful outdoor terrace. We highly recommend this pick for business lunches, dinners, or a quaint outdoor date with friends when the weather gets warmer. For a full look into Gudde Maufel’s current menu, click here.
Where: 8 rue de la Gare L-8471 Eischen
Hours: Thursday-Monday: 12 p.m. – 2 p.m and 7 p.m. – 10 p.m / Closed Tuesday and Wednesday
Contact: +352 28 77 77 44
Pick 7- Péitche Lauer–
Whether you are looking for a place to eat or a place to stay, Péitche Lauer has it all! Doubling as a restaurant and hotel getaway in Western Luxembourg, this pick is truly one of a kind. The restaurant is run by Chef Raoul and his dedicated team, where they work together to curate some of the best seasonal menu’s Luxembourg has to offer! The motto of Péitche Lauer is “healthy, delicious, and local” and we can fully attest! For a full look into their current menu, click here.
Where: 4 Am Tremel, 8706 Useldange
Hours: Wednesday-Sunday 11:30am-2pm, 6:30pm-9pm
Contact: +352 28 13 72 1