Shopping in Munich

Big cites with their urban, multicultural soul are alway inspring shopping temples. When shopping in Munich, you'll find everything you wish for - ranging from the trendy designer boutique to iconic second hand shops or flea markets. Find out more!

Shopping streets

Shopping in Munich: Theatinerstraße

Theatinerstrasse, Residenzstrasse and, of course, Maximilianstrasse – the world goes shopping for the best that money can buy in a historic atmosphere.

  • Maximilianstraße and Maximilianhöfe – Munich’s most expensive shopping strip with all the top designers and brands
  • Theatinerstraße with the Fünf Höfe (Five Courtyards) shopping mall – fashion, literature, living. Urban aesthetics.
  • Sendlinger Straße from Sendlinger Tor (i.e. from hotelmüller Munich) to the centre around Marienplatz: the heart of the city is home to the major shopping streets for the ordinary man or woman about town.

Hidden gems

  • The Viktualienmarkt is a hotbed of culinary treats: from Bavarian classics to exquisite specialities, Germany’s best open-air market offers everything that the heart (or stomach) could wish for.
  • Schuhbeck’s spice shop
  • Dallmayr: delicatessen
  • Young designers and trends can be found in Haidhausen or Schwabing
  • Increasing numbers of galleries are based in Maxvorstadt and Schwabing.
  • Antikpalast Ostbahnhof (Eastern Station antiques palace)
  • Around Gärtnerplatz there are small boutiques and trendy shops with the latest in fashion, homewares and lifestyle goods.
  • Artists’ quarter of Schwabing: antiques, fashion
  • Hinterhof flea markets
Shopping in Munich: Viktualienmarkt
Shopping in Munich: Dallmayr delicatessen


  • Dallmayr: extremely tempting delicacies
  • Feinkost Käfer: the "paradise of good taste" on Prinzregentenstraße
  • Schrannenhalle: italian groceries and feasting on two floors in Munich's center

Souvenirs from Munich

Lederhosen or Gingerbread-Hearts and way way more - read more about the best souvenirs for your loved ones at home on our blog: Souvenirs from Munich

Souvenirs from Munich: gingerbread hearts