A Taste of France in Frankfurt Germany

 

Sometimes when traveling, you just want to splurge. The Michelin Star rated Restaurant Francais located in the Steinberger Frankfurter Hof Hotel in Frankfurt Germany offers the kind of experience that is worth saving your pennies and your calories to fully enjoy. Quiet and elegant ambiance, outstanding service, and creative, delicious cuisine make Restaurant Francais a standout in global fine dining.

Food Travelist Francais Restaurant Frankfurt Germany Beautiful Decor
Restaurant Francais Frankfurt Germany Beautiful Decor

 

The service is impeccable. The amuse bouche are lovely and you will receive a “butter tasting” to go with your choice of assorted breads to whet your appetite. Palate cleansers are offered between courses as well as expert counseling in wine and food selections. The  pace is relaxing, never rushed.

Food Travelist Francais Restaurant Frankfurt Germany Butter Tasting
Butter Tasting

 

Chef Patrick Bittner offers options for a la carte ordering as well as 5 or 7 course tasting menus, which may be taken with wine pairings. The menu changes occasionally, and also includes new interpretations of local delicacies.

Food Travelist Francais Restaurant Frankfurt Germany Scallop with Truffle
Scallop with Truffle

 

On a recent visit, the Menu Petite Decouverte (5 course) included salmon with tomato and oregano, scallops with pine nuts, chicory and truffle, European Crayfish with sunchoke, duck ravioli and pineapple, Iberico Bellotta pork with sweet potato plum and amarettini and quince yogurt with rose hip and chestnut for dessert.

Food Travelist Francaise Restaurant Frankfurter Germany Quince Yogurt Dessert
Quince Yogurt Dessert

 

Other dishes offered were Alsatian goose liver with artichoke and pata negra, Breton wintercod with celery and red onion, white alba truffle guinea fowl egg “Benedict” and Scottish partridge with black salsify, treviso radicchio and grapes.

Food Travelist Francais Restaurant Frankfurt Germany Goose Liver With Pata Negra and Artichoke
Goose Liver With Pata Negra and Artichoke

 

These lovely food offerings included notable wine parings from the Francais’ more than 400 bottles. Sommelier Franck Mouzon treated with delicious wines from Rheingau Riesling to Pfalz Dornfelder and more.

Food Travelist Francais Restaurant Frankfurt Germany Perfect Wine Pairings
Perfect Wine Pairings

 

The Christofle cheese trolley holds a variety of cheeses and additional sweets. You can pair your sweet together with coffee, tea or a special after dinner drink from the digestif trolley to finish off your evening.

Food Travelist Francais Restaurant Frankfurt Germany Christoffle Trolley
Christofle Trolley

 

The restaurant offers a Cooking Class and Chef’s Table if you want to see everything up close. They also will prepare the special Frankfurther Hof-Cake for your special occasion.

THE QUICK BITE: The Michelin Star rated Restaurant Francais located in the Steinberger Frankfurter Hof Hotel in Frankfurt Germany offers the kind of experience that is worth saving your pennies and your calories to fully enjoy.  

 

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