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Best Shopping

From all the shops and stores in a city, 10Best narrows the options to those places with the most appeal and the best offerings. We deliver a carefully vetted selection to let you explore Munich shopping on your own. If time is really tight, though, and you don't have the leisure to look through all our offerings, we present our Best Shopping list for Munich. Here, we distill the best businesses down to a special selection of ten. These places promise a stellar experience and a taste of the city that you just can't miss.



Former Hertie, now named Karstadt, offers a variety of items. Stretching the full block betweem the S-Bahn stations Hauptbahnhof and Karlsplatz/Stachus it offers a grocery section with some average items but also displaying specialty and unusual...  Read More

Olympia Einkaufszentrum


Enjoy shopping without being dependent on weather or temperature. You can shop at the common German department stores, shoe store chains or jewellery. You can get your hair cut, go to the pharmacy, get your pictures taken, buy your groceries or...  Read More



Dallmayr, founded by Alois Dallmayr, is the biggest delicatessen store in Europe and one of the best known coffee brands in Germany. The store in Munich gets approx. 2,8 million visitors each year and has 19 different departments. You can buy...  Read More



This renowned porcelain dealer was established in 1879 and has been selling beautiful pieces ever since. Styles are contemporary and represent the finest workmanship. The store also sells furniture, glass and cutlery of the highest quality.

J. G. Mayer


This men's clothier features a good selection of men's casual and business attire and is located in the walking district amid shopping and sightseeing. They carry leather jackets, an array of ties, shirts, and sweaters. This very fashionable...  Read More



Fun Fact: this distinguished fashion store was founded by Germany's Olympic downhill skier Willy Bogner. Bogner showcases a fine assortment of men's and women's clothing and accessories for all seasons, but they are especially famous for their...  Read More



Founded in 1893 this book store chain is a true Munich institution and still family owned. This popular German bookshop has three locations in the city center. There is a large selection of German-text fiction and non-fiction as well as many...  Read More



This bustling public market developed from a farmer's market into a hotspot for gourmets int he last 200 years and is located just south of Marienplatz. It features numerous street vendors selling an array of food items. You can find an...  Read More



This hip neighborhood north of the city center is bordered to the west by the English garden and features great caf�s and restaurants, shopping options, and nightlife venues. Italian, French, and ethnic restaurants abound. Young and...  Read More


Meet Mike Richardson

Mike Richardson, originally from Albert Lea Minnesota, moved to Munich for love. What he hadn’t expected was that over the next several years he would constantly live and breathe Bavarian...  More About Mike