Shopping in Frankfurt is difficult – The range is huge. The largest selection has Zeilgalerie mall with its diversity and architecture which stands out in the crowd. What can you expect from a visit to the Zeil?


Zeilgalerie captured from Main Tower.

Frankfurt is a modern city with an impressive skyline of skyscrapers. There are several shopping areas, but the most popular is called Zeil (from the street). This street has the highest turnover in Europe.

Most major international brands are represented in the Zeilgalerie, but also interesting local shops and eateries.


The impressive glass tunnel in the facade of Zeilgalerie.

What especially could be worth a visit in Zeilgalerie:

  • Der Echte Scout – Outdoor gadgets mostly for children. Among other smart things, backpacks of their own brand “Scouty”.
  • Pommesfreunde – Serves everything that can be eaten with french fries in the best way.
  • Nanu-Nana – Gift inspiration for those who already have everything. Gifts for all.

Another thing that is popular in the Zeilgalerie is a viewing platform. Here you can get a coffee or beer while admiring the view and the crowds below.


The terrace lookout with cafe.

For the best shopping in Frankfurt am Main, Zeil is easiest to reach by subway, station Hauptwache.