where tradition and modernity coexist in harmony
The largest city in Hesse, the fifth-largest in Germany - Frankfurt am Main is home to a good 763,380 (2019) people, and the entire FrankfurtRhineMain metropolitan region has as many as 5.8 million inhabitants. Also, Frankfurt is the city with the largest expat population in Germany. With its sky-high skyscrapers, the financial sector dominates the skyline of the city, which truly deserves its nickname "Mainhattan". FrankfurtRhineMain offers diverse landscapes, historical and modern architecture, exciting history, relaxing spas, regional delicacies and much more. The perfect mix for day trips, vacations, city or nature experiences can be found right here. Whether in the city, in the countryside or on the river, everyone discovers what is special for them in the immediate vicinity. In addition to the modernity and international bustle, there are plenty of contrasts that make Hessen's Main metropolis a great destination.
Frankfurt's beautiful new old town with its architecture worth seeing invites you to take a pleasant stroll or go shopping. Art and culture lovers get their money's worth, more than 40 museums and exhibition halls and over 60 theaters and independent theater groups offer a great program. For art lovers, there is plenty to discover in Frankfurt, especially on Germany's unique Museumsufer. Just one kilometer of the river is home to 13 renowned museums, including greats such as the Städel Museum and the German Film Museum. The museum landscape extends all the way to the new Old Town on Römerberg: the Historical Museum, the SCHIRN KUNSTHALLE or the MMK Museum of Modern Art are always worth a visit. In the middle of the city are numerous green oases, such as the Palm Garden. Whatever the weather, you can stroll through the earth's climatic zones in the greenhouses here.
The best place to fortify yourself after an eventful day of sightseeing is in a traditional apple wine pub in the Sachsenhausen district. Here you can enjoy green sauce and a glass of refreshing apple wine in a convivial atmosphere. Guests can be spoiled for choice among cozy restaurants and cool bars, before perhaps heading out into the countryside the next day - boredom doesn't stand a chance in the city on the Main.
Last but not least, the annual festivals attract visitors to Frankfurt. In August, the city celebrates its national drink, apple wine, and the Museumsuferfest is also very popular. The Museumsuferfest attracts visitors from all over the world, celebrating the great collections that are lined up here like a string of pearls as a colorful cultural and open-air party. In winter, a stroll through the traditional Christmas market on the Römerberg provides a pre-Christmas atmosphere.
After this amazing sightseeing, are you looking for a gift idea or souvenirs from Frankfurt am Main in the state of Hesse for your family or friends? Of course you have the choice between thousands of products for every occasion and in every price range. Finding the right gift for your occasion is like looking for a needle in a haystack. Therefore, we have selected for you a selection of the most beautiful and appropriate kitchen-themed gifts for cooking enthusiast, you can’t miss the chance to purchase some kitchenware from these very well-stocked kitchen supply stores, where you will find a wide selection of the best cutlery , like high-quality professional kitchen knives. Just be inspired by our selection or find bargains directly in your area!
Be sure to read through our list of the top Küchenmesser-Geschäfte to visit in Frankfurt am Main.
The company Joh. Heinr. Dotzert is founded in 1879. Take a look at our pages to see for yourself our extensive product range from well known manufacturers and our professional and expert services from grinding, workshop and repair services to silvering and gilding. For more than 130 years, their name has stood for the highest quality, reliability and customer-friendly service in Frankfurt am Main and the Rhine-Main region. “With us, individual consultation is still really important. We look forward to seeing you - and of course to your visit to our store at Töngesgasse 21 in Frankfurt am Main. Yours, Andrea Müller, cutler, and the Waffen Dotzert team.”
(1) Address:Töngesgasse 21, 60311 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Monday 10AM-1:30PM 2:30-6PM
Tuesday 10AM-1:30PM 2:30-6PM
Wednesday 10AM-1:30PM 2:30-6PM
Thursday 10AM-1:30PM 2:30-6PM
Friday 10AM-1:30PM 2:30-6PM
(3)Joh. Heinr. Dotzert Details
One reviewer Says:”Ordered products over the phone without any deposit. Most accommodating. Great service from the gentlemen including free gift wrapping. Best location in Frankfurt for men's wet shaving products. Big thumbs up!”
One reviewer Says:”The shop is full of high quality products. The shop assistants are very knowledgeable and friendly. They speak good English.”
One reviewer Says:”Great selection of fireworks for alarm weapons. The prices are also absolutely okay. Service was perfect. We will definitely be back!”
The traditional house Lorey, are characterized by their experience and their passion for all products around the table, kitchen, living and gifts - and that since 1796! They will surprise you and advise you well! Only the best products make it into their assortment to offer you a first-class, convincing offer with excellent expert advice. In September 2020, They started a new chapter in Lorey's more than 225-year history. They look forward to welcoming you to the new flagship store in MyZeil Frankfurt. Lorey, not only is it a delightful store equipped with everything you may need for your kitchen and in making your home dining an exquisite experience.
(1)Address: Zeil 106, 60313 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
One reviewer Says:”Congratulations to LOREY in Frankfurt am Main! The location change to My Zeil where all of your beautiful items are fabulously presented on one floor is a great improvement. I totally enjoyed my purchase experience today thanks to the excellent customer service from salesperson Laura Schnabel and all the creative, fun, and gorgeous gift selections. Thanks! ”
One reviewer Says:”I like the displays, the variety of high to low price, the themes and seasons. I think lorey got everything for a good household. It's just the extra in selection which makes it even a fun place to walk around and explore.”
One reviewer Says:”Lorey has a different view on selecting kitchenwares. They offer a top customer service, no matter the staff is young or more experienced they're all helpful and fluent in English. The old location had its own spirit and atmosphere, they new one is smaller”
Zwilling J. A. 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.A. Henckels is one of the leading manufacturers of chef's knives.
(1)Address:Wallrafpl. 9, 50667 Köln, Germany
Sunday Closed(3)ZWILLING J.A. Henckels Shop Frankfurt Details
One reviewer Says:”The atmosphere was very welcoming. The staff was very courteous they tried there best to help you choose what you needed. They even take vat forms. Will definitely recommend people to go there, as well as me visiting the store again.”
One reviewer Says:”Well stocked kitchen equipments in the heart of Frankfurt. If you love products from Zwilling then this store is a must visit. They carry pretty much every line of products from both Zwilling and Staub. Visitors can also get a VAT Refund.”
One reviewer Says:”The best you can get from kitchen tools and equipment. The brand is bit pricey though, but quality comes with a price and there are always some sort of discounts or bargain deals.”
Manufactum was founded in 1988. Manufactum GmbH & Co. KG (formerly Manufactum Hoof & Partner KG) is a German retailer with nine full-sized stores in Germany and an online store that serves primarily Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and the UK. The main focus of the company are household and garden goods made with traditional manufacturing methods (thus "Manufactum") and materials. The company also sells cosmetics, apparel and shoes, computers, bikes, foodstuffs, books, bed and bath accessories, and furniture.
(1) Address: Kamekestraße 21, 50672 Köln, Germany
(3)Manufactum Warenhaus Details
One reviewer Says:”One of my favorite stores in the world. It sells everything from gardening tools and kitchenware to furniture and clothing. Everything is high quality and well designed. I like to buy my Kaweco fountain pens here and stationery. The place has a great selection of safety razors and soaps. There’s also a bistro with baked goods and a deli. ”
One reviewer Says:”Love it! Here you will always find something to buy. They have so many different things. The quality is really good, so are the prices, but therefore you can find stuff which you might not find anywhere else. They also have a lot of "green" products.”
One reviewer Says:”A treasure trove of wonderful items you never knew you needed but now I cannot live without!”
WMF was originally called Metallwarenfabrik Straub & Schweizer and was opened as a metal repairing workshop. Through mergers and acquisitions, by 1900 they were the world's largest producer and exporter of household metalware, mainly in the Jugendstil, or Art Nouveau style, designed in the WMF Art Studio under Albert Mayer, sculptor and designer, who was director from 1884 to 1914. The group holds six brands WMF, Silit Kaiser, Schaerer, Hepp and Curtis) is represented in over 40 locations worldwide and has almost 200 company-owned branches in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. The WMF Group produces household and hotel goods, including cookware, kitchen appliances, cutlery, drinking glasses and professional coffee machines.
(1) Address: Schildergasse 106-108, 50667 Köln, Germany
One reviewer Says:”Super helpful staff. Got what I needed from stock and gave me options. A pleasure to shop there.”
One reviewer Says:”Fast and friendly service, great quality kitchenware, my wife loves their chef knives. The kids silverware sets are a must have as well. Definitely will continue to shop here.”