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Things to do in Dresden

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Sublocality Level 1
“perfect for hiking, cycling, walking your dog, playing with your kids on the Waldspielplatz, the deer enclosure, the Hofewiese...calming place!”
  • 20 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Shopping, Art and Culture, Food and Drinks, ... This artisty passage has it all. Don't forget to look up at the buildings! :)”
  • 23 locals recommend
Eastern European Restaurant
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“Local, creative cuisine and beautiful ambiance especially in summer at the terrace ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Cinema
“very nice small cinema newly refurbished with lot's of independent movies and a nice inside”
  • 12 locals recommend
Park
“Alaunpark. Because everybody enjoys uncomplicated chilling on the gras or playing Frisbee, making music or just day dreaming. At day or night time this place is perfect for chillaxing under the open sky and meeting easy-going people.”
  • 19 locals recommend
Indie Cinema
“Nice kino, plays English movies with German subtitles - not only commercial; Take #13 tram from Bürger Str - direction Prohlis - and get out at Görlitzer Str. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
German Restaurant
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“Fine drinks and food and 3 castles on the hills along the riverbank. Not only a summer-destination. Note: There a lot of old trees at the park...”
  • 16 locals recommend
Museum
“Ein unglaublich schönes Militär-Museum. The amazing ARMY museum from Dresden ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Superschön gelegen, unkompliziert, auch ausreichend groß und stadtnah, direkt am Fähranleger Johannstadt.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Sublocality Level 2
“Die Neustadt ist ein jüngeres Viertel mit vielen Restaurants, Bars und der Nachtszene Dresdens.”
  • 11 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Der Weg entlang der Elbe ist wunderschön und bietet viele Plätze zum Verweilen und Schauen. / beautiful walk along the elbe river with lot's of views into the city”
  • 11 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Great place in Neustadt for a good coffee and even a brunch. Perfect desserts! good location with outdoor seats. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Beer Garden
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“Im Sommer ein Biergarten, in dem die Bowle unschlagbar ist, im Winter eine Garage zum Tanzen und Trinken - der mittwöchige Älternabend verrät die Zielgruppe.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Very nice breakfast and cakes, lots of space, reliable WiFi. 15 minutes walk from home. One of my fav breakfast spots”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
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“Uncomplicated cool Pub and one of the few places where you can enjoy Dresdens most amazing beer: "Elbhang Rot"! A cosy pub weekdays, a lively dance bar at the weekend. Just always right at any day! :)”
  • 13 locals recommend
Bar
“Etwas teurerer Laden. Aber sehr gute Cocktails. Schön zum sitzen - direkt am „Brennpunkt“ - der Neustadt - dem „Assi-Eck“ ;) ”
  • 12 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Eastern European Restaurant
“Local, creative cuisine and beautiful ambiance especially in summer at the terrace ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Indie Cinema
“Nice kino, plays English movies with German subtitles - not only commercial; Take #13 tram from Bürger Str - direction Prohlis - and get out at Görlitzer Str. ”
  • 21 locals recommend
German Restaurant
“Fine drinks and food and 3 castles on the hills along the riverbank. Not only a summer-destination. Note: There a lot of old trees at the park...”
  • 16 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Superschön gelegen, unkompliziert, auch ausreichend groß und stadtnah, direkt am Fähranleger Johannstadt.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Great place in Neustadt for a good coffee and even a brunch. Perfect desserts! good location with outdoor seats. ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Very nice breakfast and cakes, lots of space, reliable WiFi. 15 minutes walk from home. One of my fav breakfast spots”
  • 7 locals recommend
Bar
“Etwas teurerer Laden. Aber sehr gute Cocktails. Schön zum sitzen - direkt am „Brennpunkt“ - der Neustadt - dem „Assi-Eck“ ;) ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Night Club
“Best Jazz club in town. Best dive club until dawn. Smoking allowed (most of the time)”
  • 12 locals recommend

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