Carnival 2017: All of Düsseldorf goes crazy

Year after year, the “Jecken“ (carnival enthusiasts) look forward to this moment: When “Hoppeditz” Tom Bauer climbs out of his little mustard pot on 11.11 at 11.11 a.m., the current carnival season starts. Until Ash Wednesday on 01 March 2017, the “Jecken“ party exuberantly  with their carnival prince’s pair Prinz Christian III and Venetia Alina at numerous carnival sessions. Finally, the highlight is reached with the “street carnival“, which starts on 23 February with “Weiberfastnacht”...[more]

Breuninger Department Store – the “must-haves” of the season

Fashion, beauty, shoes and accessories – since October 2013 and on more than 15,000 sqm, exclusive designer brands, selected newcomer brands as well as must-haves of the season have been available at the new Breuninger department store in Düsseldorf. In addition to international designer shops with exclusive accessories collections from brands such as Bottega Veneta, Tod‘s or Gucci, Breuninger has staged a fascinating world of beauty and presents for the first time Tom Ford Beauty in the Rhine...[more]

Casita Mexicana: authentic Mexican cuisine

Those who love authentic, Mexican cuisine will get their money’s worth at Casita Mexicana. After all, Casita Mexicana is the counterpart of the TexMex restaurants on every corner, which deal more with American fast food rather than with real Mexican food. Three brothers from Guadalajara brought the first Mexican street food restaurant to Düsseldorf in 2010. Here, the three brothers let themselves be inspired by age-old recipes of the Mayas, Aztecs and Indigenas and combined these with a modern...[more]

La Castagnas: a superb Italian restaurant

La Castagnas in Derendorf is a superb Italian restaurant: Here, traditional, Italian cuisine is celebrated in a lively atmosphere – from traditional to sophisticated with friendliness which comes from the heart, as well as unobtrusive service which makes every table into a special area with friends. Fresh ingredients, changing seasonal dishes and selected wines from all regions guarantee an unforgettable Italian evening. Head chef Frank and the entire team present the complete sophistication of...[more]

O’Reilly’s: Irish Beer & live music

O’Reilly’s is an Irish pub & restaurant in the Düsseldorf Altstadt (Old Town) – known all over the city for its Irish cuisine with fish & chips in Kilkenny beer batter, the hearty O’Reilly’s full Irish breakfast and the masterly “Chuck Eye Roll“ steaks. Of course, there is also Irish beer, which tastes great while enjoying live music on karaoke evenings and exciting live sport broadcasts. (Fotocredit: O'Reilly's) [more]

“Bei Fatty” – Düsseldorf Messe’s meeting point no. 1

The Irish Pub “bei Fatty“ is located in the heart of the Düsseldorf  Altstadt (Old Town). It is not only one of the oldest pubs in Düsseldorf, but also in all of North Rhine-Westphalia. Since 1978, you have been able to find everything here that will make an Irish heart beat faster: Original Irish atmosphere, wonderful hospitality, great music played by a DJ and a large selection of international drinks as well as freshly tapped Guinness, Kilkenny, Magners Apple Cider, Warsteiner Pils or...[more]

Messe Düsseldorf Consolidated Group revenue rose to EUR 430m

In 2016 the Messe Düsseldorf Group maintained its robust position as the most prof-itable European trade fair company with its own premises. In a year with a large number of cyclical events the Group as a whole made around EUR 430m in revenue (previous year: EUR 302m). Messe Düsseldorf GmbH’s revenue was around 5% above plan, totalling EUR 400m (previous year: approx. EUR 243m). Of this figure around EUR 33m was generated internationally. The GmbH’s annual post-tax results for 2016 were around...[more]

THE VIEW - Hotspot in the harbour

High above the rooftops of Düsseldorf, on the 16th floor of the INNSIDE Hotel, one of Düsseldorf’s most popular hotspots awaits you in the THE VIEW. The trendy location in the colourful Colorium sets new standards in design, cuisine & bar culture, and all of this while enjoying a spectacular panorama view of the city’s skyline. Exciting international & regional crossover cuisine is served here. Pure joie-de-vivre. Further information can be found online at: [more]

Butch Becker: Asian-Latin American Crossover

Fresh Pan American-Asian cuisine in a stylish ambience. No matter whether homemade burgers or a Thai mango salad for a fast lunch, sweet temptations from the restaurant’s bakery for a shopping break or freshly smoked spare ribs in jasmine glacé and a cold “Craft” beer to end the day in a relaxed manner. At Butch Becker the motto is: “It’s a Good Day to Have a Good Day“. (Fotocredit: Butch Becker)[more]

VIVU-Asian cuisine

Asian cuisine means light dishes, fresh ingredients and vitamin-saving preparation. At VIVU, no glutamate is used, which is keeping in line with a modern cuisine. In addition to a culinary selection of Thai and Vietnamese delicacies, there is also Japanese sushi on offer. Exquisite wines, Asian beers, cocktails and various types of tea round off the selection. More information at Facebook (@vivuderasiate). [more]

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