Discover the capital of Baden-Württemberg on a city break.
Do you feel like discovering something new? Do you want to get to know Germany better? Then Stuttgart is a clear travel recommendation. Stuttgart is the capital and largest city of the German state of Baden-Württemberg. Stuttgart is the sixth largest city in Germany and is one of the most interesting cities in the south of Germany. It is surrounded by the Black Forest, you will experience one of the most beautiful drives in Germany. the Swabian Alb and other hills. The mix of the urban hotspot and beautiful nature makes the city a popular destination for short vacations and city trips. With the playful hills surrounding the city, there are always changing perspectives of the entire region. So you will never get bored during your trip to Stuttgart.
Stuttgart can be experienced in many different ways: Outdoor fans enjoy the green diversity in the surrounding area with meadows and wooded areas and have a fine picnic at the Birkenkopf lookout point, while cultural tourists visit Stuttgart's highlights, such as the Ludwigsburg Residence Palace, one of Germany's fairy tale castles -- the largest and loveliest Baroque palaces or the Wilhelma zoo and botanical gardens, one of Germany's largest zoos. By the way, the ideal meeting point for a tour of delights is the Schlossplatz, the largest square in Stuttgart: In probably no other city does a palace complex dominate the inner-city image so much. For car enthusiasts, the city is known as the "cradle of the automobile". As such, it is home to famous automobile museums like the Mercedes-Benz Museum and Porsche Museum. And those who have admired the magnificent collection of classical modern and contemporary art in the Kunstmuseum can relax in the evening at the Staatsgalerie, one of the most popular art museums in Stuttgart.
The wind-protected location allows for wine to grow on slopes within the city. Nestled in one of Germany's largest wine-growing regions, Stuttgart also offers exquisite dining and drinking. Weißenhofsiedlung, Killesberg or Bismarck Tower? Here you will discover the Stuttgart scene and find many local delicacies. Enjoy the Swabian cuisine, such as Maultäschle, Ochsenbäckchen, or Spätzle, where you can try out the Swabian dialect when ordering. Germany is known for its Christmas markets. In winter, Stuttgart's Christmas Market, running from late November to 23 December, is the largest and one of the oldest traditional Christmas markets in Europe. Scents of cinnamon, nutmeg, mulled wine, and fresh bread fill the air.
Last but not least, the Shopping miles of the international class is Königstraße and Calwer Straße, it is the longest pedestrian shopping street in Germany, rich in shops and restaurants to curb your hunger while you shop. Are you looking for a trendy gift for your loved ones? Or want to pamper yourself on your special day with the gifts you've always wanted? The occasions can be many: Birthday, anniversary, wedding. High-quality items in a special design such as a wine thermometer from Vignon brand Menu or a typical Scandinavian design fancy brand Stelton or well-known kitchenware and kitchen knives brand Zwilling and other classic local kitchen knives brand can bring joy. If you're still not sure which places you'd like to visit on your vacation, we'll give you a selection of the 5 best places to find your perfect gifts where are the paradise for ideas of upscale table culture and fancy kitchen utensils .
Be sure to read through our list of the top Küchenmesser-Geschäfte to visit the capital of Baden-Württemberg.
Messer Müller has been the specialist store for cutting tools, cooking and tableware of all kinds in the heart of downtown Stuttgart for over 150 years. Messer Müller offers a great wide range of well-known brands of kitchen knives, kitchenware, kitchen accessories, and etc.
(1) Address:Kirchstraße 10, 70173 Stuttgart, Germany
(3)Messer Müller Details
One reviewer Says:”Thank you for the first-class advice and the high-quality knife! The gift packaging also looks great! We recommend! The specialist shop has a huge range of knives.”
One reviewer Says:”Had a large knife and a meat cleaver sharpened there. It took a while, but the result was very good.”
One reviewer Says: “Very good advice, despite stress and a lot of customers. Great customer service.”
Since 1723, the Tritschler company has been an integral part of the Stuttgart retail landscape. Today, the company is one of the largest and most important trading companies in its sector in Germany. The basis of the business is a large valuable assortment, which extends across all brands of well-known companies in the glass, porcelain and furnishing industry. The head office of the company is located at the market place in Stuttgart. On 4 inviting floors in the area of living and furnishing are offered tasteful novelties, as well as practical helpers in the area of kitchen.
(1)Address: Marktpl. 7, 70173 Stuttgart, Germany
(3)Tritschler GmbH & Cie. KG Köln Details
One reviewer Says:”They are open (by appointment) and the store is AMAZING!!! Every floor has something that you want to take home. I saw trusted brands like Kitchen Aid and Vitamix, not to mention Bodun for coffee lovers. Not too hard to find. The parking garage pops you out right at the Markthalle. Really nice staff.I even said a couple of words in Deutsch. ”
One reviewer Says: “Huge variety of home decor/appliances, Christmas shopping and a stationary section”
One reviewer Says:”Similar to the warehouse Kustermann in Munich, Tritschler in the center of Stuttgart offers all kind of household articles, household machineries as well as kitchen tools. One finds good quality products as well as professional equipment. Staff is friendly and helpful.”
Karstadt Warenhaus GmbH, headquartered in Essen, is a German department store chain. Since November 2018, the two companies GALERIA Kaufhof GmbH and Karstadt Warenhaus GmbH worked closely together. From March 2019, Karstadt and Kaufhof operated under the joint name GALERIA Karstadt Kaufhof. Zwilling J. HAS Henckels AG is a German knife-maker based in Solingen, Germany. It is one of the largest and oldest manufacturers of kitchen knives for domestic and professional use, having been founded in June 1731 by Peter Henckels. The brand's namesake was Johann Abraham Henckels (1771–1850), who renamed the brand after himself under his leadership. J.HAS Henckels is one of the leading manufacturers of chef's knives.
(1)Address: Königstraße 6, 70173 Stuttgart, Germany
Sunday Closed(3)GALERIA Kaufhof ZWILLING J.HAS Henckels Details
One reviewer Says:”Extremely big store with lots of variety ranging from watches chocolate, handbags, household items, apparels, clothes, jackets, cutlery, and what not. It has one of the best collections for Perfumes which are always worth the price. I personally bought four different flavors, and soaps as well. It is a must visit shop if you want to buy some presents from Stuttgart to your country. Check out for sale which will give you very good discount on the items”
One reviewer Says:”Easy to reach central mall just a few minutes away from the main station. Has everything you need for a quick stop and shop.”
One reviewer Says:”You can buy almost everything here. All major brands are present here. Kids, men's, women and sports sections are available. You can buy everything under one roof.”
Your traditional specialist store in Stuttgart Bad Cannstatt. They offer a wide range of steel goods. With Messer-ohlig you will find everything around the topic of chef's knives, leisure knives, scissors of all kinds and much more for over 100 years. The Messer-Ohlig company has been in family hands since 1913. Now in its fourth generation, the business is run by an Ohligschläger. It all started with Wilhelm Ohligschläger, immigrated from Solingen, he was followed by Helmut, Heinz and finally Marc Ohligschläger, who has been running the company since 2003. With their Messer-ohlig collection covers the needs for a well-stocked kitchen. You will find both the classic kitchen knives, as well as knives of higher quality for demanding cooks. In addition, we carry many other smaller kitchen utensils, household goods, leisure knives, scissors, and etc.
(1) Address: Bahnhofstraße 15, 70372 Stuttgart, Germany
Tuesday 9AM-1PM 2:30-6:30PM
Wednesday 9AM-1PM 2:30-6:30PM
Thursday 9AM-1PM 2:30-6:30PM
Friday 9AM-1PM 2:30-6:30PM
Saturday 9AM-1PM 2:30-6:30PM
One reviewer Says: “Great selection of knives (Böker, Spyderco, Victorinox and many more).”
One reviewer Says:”The service is excellent. The price absolutely fair / cheap. The staff is competent. I'd rather buy here than big chains. However, you should first know roughly what you are looking for, as much work is done with orders.”
One reviewer Says: “Very cozy business! Normal advice (if you need them), friendly staff, adequate selection, priced ok. Have times sent a product for repair (warranty), everything went smoothly and surprisingly fast, then just got a new article from the manufacturer, but the whole communication, etc. was carried out by the shop! Simply great!”
Stuttgart is firmly linked to MAGAZIN's history. The company was founded here in 1971 - in a backyard, when a few courageous pioneers began repurposing products from the industrial and working worlds for the home and everyday life. Since 1981, the Stuttgart store has been in its current location on Lautenschlagerstrasse. While the premises have changed, the attitude of the founders has remained: The 750-square-meter space features an unusual and surprising assortment of home and workplace furnishings, complemented by products for everyday life and on the go. Here, the carefully selected products of brands such as MOORMANN, HAY, BRÜHL, Richard Lampert, MONTANA, FREITAG, QWSTION and many other brands become tangible. And here you will find the variety of MAGAZIN products.
(1) Address: Lautenschlagerstraße 16, 70173 Stuttgart, Germany
One reviewer Says:”Nice store. Gives us different ideas every time we go there. A bit of fanciness in Stuttgart. Definitely a must see.”
One reviewer Says:”Three best products, fantastic collection. Give me back the hope in product design.”
One reviewer Says:”A great shop with a lot of interesting things. It's worth a visit.”