Restaurant 181 Revolving Restaurant, 7 Spiridon-Louis-Ring, München, Bayern 80809. +49 89 3066 8585. Viewing point and Revolving Restaurant. A restaurant at a height of 182 m providing a stunning view. Olympic Park (from the 1972 Munich Olympics) is a treat to visit. It is a huge park and recreational area where you can enjoy rollerblading, walkways, a bike track and a lake. You can also visit the lookout platform and revolving restaurant underneath.
Paulaner Metropolitan, 22 Marienplatz, Innenstadt, München, Bayern 80331. +49 89 230 9770. A glass lift takes customers from Marienplatz to this modern Metropolitan restaurant. A fantastic view of the city. Mon to Sun 9am - 1am.
Glockenspiel, 28 Marienplatz,
Seehaus im Englischen Garten (Lake House), 3 Kleinhesselohe, München, Bayern 80802. +49 89 381 6130. Situated on the banks of Kleinhesseloher Lake (Kleinhesselohe See) in the middle of the English Garden. Seehaus is one of the best beer gardens in the world.
Forsthaus Ilkahöhe, Fathi Ben-Yedder, Tutzing Munich, Bayern 82327. +49 81 58 8242. There are beautiful views from the beer garden of Lake Starnberger and the Alps (weather permitting).
Restaurant Vue Maximilian, Hotel Vierjahreszeiten, 17 Maximilianstrasse, Kempinski, Munich 80539. +49 892 1250. Panoramic views. The restaurant has a beautiful view of Munich's most splendid boulevard.
Rabenwirt, 1 Kirchplatz, München, Bayern 82041. +49 89 793 0285. The sun terrace has a wonderful view over the Isartal.
Schlosscafé Palmenhaus, Schloss Nymphenburg, München, Bayern 80638. +49 89 17 5309. Situated in the leafy park surrounding Schloss Nymphenburg,
Canal Grande Romantic, 51 Ferdinand-Maria-Strasse, Nymphenburg, München, Bayern 80639. +49 89 17 4565. By the canal. Nearby Trams: Kriemhildenstrasse: Tram 16; Hubertusstrasse: Tram 12.
Dachgarten, Garden Restaurant, Hotel Bayerischer Hof Munich, 2-6 Promenadeplatz, Munich 80333. +49 89 21 20 0. Large terrace at the Blue Spa barbecue. One of Munich's most exclusive hotels hogs an exquisite view over the city from its top-floor lounge and bar centre. You can get a full panorama of the city; the view of the historic Frauenkirche is particularly impressive.
Cafe Glockenspiel, 5th floor, 28 Marienplatz, Munich. +49 89 26 42 56. Superb location overlooking the square. Rooftop terrace.
The Brewery and Restaurant at Andechs near Herrsching near Munich is one of the treats for travellers. During the summer, a rooftop outside terrace allows friends to drink, eat and view the surroundings. Inside is also a great place to enjoy. As it fills, more and more people will join you at your table and it becomes very friendly and cosmopolitan.
Klostergasthof Andechs, 9 Bergstrasse, Starnberg, Munich, Bayern 82346. +49 81 529 3090. Heavenly views.
Bräustüberl Weihenstephan, 1 Weihenstephaner Strasse, Freising, Bayern 85354. +49 81 611 3004. Beer garden offers a great view of the mountains north of Munich.
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