Restaurant Esplanade

A Franciscan monastery built in 1280, now a house with tradition and modernity, located directly next to the Luther House.

We look forward to indulge you with our exquisite German cuisine. We offer Thuringians and traditional German dishes in a modern garment made from the best local ingredients. For all gourmets, we have compose a variation of German cuisine, but we also serve original Thuringian dishes. Vegetarians, vegans and allergy sufferers also get a flavorful Dinner.


  • Regional cuisine
  • Home-made cakes
  • Specialties of the house:
    Thuringian burger
    Thuringian Rostbrätl
    Thuringian Bratwurst
    Vegan & vegetarian dishes
    Vegan Bratwurst
    Steak and Fish


  • Market square: 50 m
  • Central station: 1000 m
  • Public transportation: 200 m
  • public parking nearby


  • accessible for wheelchair users

Information for tour groups

  • Space inside: 150 seats

  • Space outside: 90 seats

  • Bus parking spaces:  7 spaces 300 meters away from the house

Here you can see the menu for tour groups.