The bar scene in Dortmund is energetic to say the least, with vintage party trams and re-purposed bars, lavish lounges and swish joints. Here, we take a look at the top spots for a drink in this happening German town.
Famous for its laid-back atmosphere, Wenkers Am Markt, a brewery, is a veritable institution of the city; a spot where everyone in town looking for a great place to have a relaxed night and a frothy ale visits. Wenkers is the oldest brewery in Westphalia, known for its first produced beer back in 1430, and now boasting almost six centuries of beer tradition. Choose from the 5 per cent alcohol Wenkers Urtrüb, or the special black beer made at Wenkers for something a little stronger.
Address & telephone: Wenkers Brauhaus Am Markt, Betenstraße 1, Dortmund, Germany, +49 0231 527548