Tokyo-area German beers
German beers - Tokyo
germanSchmatz - German: Shinjuku
This rapidly expanding German beer-bar chain offers a nice roster of eight German and German-style beers on draft, all priced at Y650. The food is meaty German fare like charcuterie platters, currywurst, Schnitzel parmigiana, and a tempting sausage...
germanSpatzle - German: Harajuku
Spatzle serves modern German cuisine along with German wines and beers in a casual, stylish dining room. Their namesake spatzle egg noodles come in tempting variations like uni-cream sauce and cheese-cream sauce with black truffles. There are also...
germanSchmatz - German: Shibuya
This casual German beer bar offers eight German and German-style beers on tap, including five of Schmatz's original brews, and you can order a tasting flights of any three beers you like. There's an extensive food menu of pizzas, pastas and...
germanWasserfall - Beer bar: Shibuya
A sister shop of the nearby Hawaiian-themed Wailele, Wasserfall offers an impressively wide selection of German beers, including four on draft. The several dozen bottled beers are organized by style, and they include IPAs and other international...
germanSchmatz - German: Shibaura
The popular chain of German restaurants serves up a menu of meaty, but not overly heavy, casual German cuisine. Eight draft beers include six original German-style craft beers (brewed by Brimmer Brewing in Kawasaki) plus Bitburger from Germany and...
germanFranz Club - German: Hamamatsucho
A spacious bar serving meaty German fare and great beer. Four German brews from Spaten and Franziskaner are on draft (starting at Y600/glass) with several more by the bottle. The Y3500 prix-fixe menu consists of assorted German hams, sausages,...
germanBernd's Bar - German: Roppongi
Hearty, stick-to-your-ribs food and a friendly atmosphere. They feature several different German beers on tap.
germanDie Wurst - German: Kamiyacho
It may look like an ordinary coffee shop, but this cafe bar serves a few nice German beers along with German sausages and excellent bread and rolls.
germanZum Einhorn - German: Kamiyacho
Although the dining room is notably lacking in atmosphere and music, the kitchen prepares outstanding German cuisine, including some fantastic game dishes in the autumn months. Prices may seem high at first, but portions are much larger than...
germanSchmatz - German: Akasaka
This casual German beer bar started life as a food truck at the Aoyama Farmers Market, and the kitchen offers a small but well-executed menu of schnitzel, sausages and other meaty German fare to go with your beer. Eight taps dispense German and...
germanZum Eichen Platz - German: Akasaka
An impressive food menu and a decent selection of German beers, specializing in Spaten, Franziskaner and Flensburger.
germanWurst Haus - German: Uchisaiwaicho
The food menu here includes more than a dozen types of sausage, along with ham and cheese platters, grilled meats and salads. Seven taps dispense Japanese and German beers from breweries like Far Yeast (Tokyo), Baeren (Iwate), Hofbrau Munchen and...
germanBaden Baden - Beer bar: Hibiya
Nestled under the Yamanote train tracks, this venerable Tokyo establishment serves 15 different German beers along with reasonably priced German food. (Sundays 4-9:30pm)
germanJ.S. Lennep - Beer bar: Hibiya
Right next to Baden Baden under the rumbling JR tracks, and even sharing the same address, they offer a similar selection of beers.
germanZugspitze - German: Ginza
Billing themselves as a "Continental Restaurant-Pub," Zugspitze serves several German and Austrian beers on tap, along with bottled beers and German and Austrian wines. The food menu features several regional German dishes and a lot of sausages. ...
germanFranz Club - German: Marunouchi
Part of the popular Franziskaner chain, Franz club offers a decent selection of German beers and nice roast meats, sausages, ham and similar fare, served well into the wee hours of the morning. Budget around Y4000 at dinnertime. There's also a...
germanFranziskaner - German: Nihonbashi
Hard-to-find German beers, German wines, and assorted snacks are on offer at this branch of the small Franziskaner chain. The meat-heavy food menu is more interesting and diverse than might be expected.
germanSchmatz - German: Kanda
Hearty German food and a roster of reasonably priced German-style draft beers are the draw at this popular German chain restaurant. The eight beers on tap are priced at Y650 and Y950 for small and large sizes, and include five of Schmatz's original...
germanBlend Meister Cafe - Beer bar: Ariake
Five beers from Yokohama Brewery are on tap at this cafe-style shop, served in three sizes at average craft-beer prices. The drink-friendly food menu features sausages, pizzas and fried chicken, with daily lunch specials priced at Y900 and served...
germanSchmatz - German: Kichijoji
This German bar-restaurant chain offers a variety of German and German-style beers at very reasonable prices, especially compared to other German restaurants in town. The eight beers on draft are mostly original beers from Schmatz, although they do...
germanDanke - Beer bar: Hatsudai
A very lively after-work beer hall, Danke serves a variety of Belgian and German bottled beers and inexpensive wines starting at under Y2000 per bottle. The extensive snack menu offers seasonal pizza variations as well as typical izakaya dishes.
German beers - Greater Tokyo area
germanSchmatz - German: Kawasaki
This popular German beer-bar chain offers eight German-style beers on tap (including five of Schmatz's original brews), all priced at Y650 per glass. The extensive food menu offers pizzas, pastas and risotti, a tempting range of sausages (lamb,...
germanGreat German Cook (GGC) - German: Kawasaki
With its old-fashioned wood-themed decor and its traditional German food menu, this long-running beer hall feels like a relic of past times. The extensive beer list is quite up to date though - in addition to more than two dozen traditional German...
world beerWorld Beer Museum - Beer bar: Yokohama Minato-mirai
This massive 200-seat bar-restaurant serves more than 200 beers from all over the world - including 19 beers on tap - along with an international food menu. The atmosphere is reminiscent of a classic Japanese beer hall, except with a better...