The Brew is a Western style restaurant owned by an Austrian and located in the center of town just a few minutes walk from popular bars, directly opposite Ganga Impression Indian restaurant. With its diverse menu including German style cuisine, it caters for both Western and Chinese tourists.
The Brew may be more expensive than other Western cuisines in the area, but you certainly get what you pay for in quality of both the food and the service.
Staff are extremely hospitable and welcoming, and can speak a mixture of German, English, and Chinese, minimizing language barriers.
The restaurant itself is very clean and modern. As well as the chic interior, it also boasts an outdoors area equipped with fans, that looks out onto the lively pedestrian area.
You’re sure to find some of the local expats enjoying a beer or two here of an afternoon or evening any day of the week, so it’s also a good place to get to know your bearings. It is located just a short walk (1 minute) from DMZ bar, and 1 minute from West Street.
The food on offer is mainly meat-based Western style dishes, including pizza, pasta, burgers, and steaks. You can rest assured that all ingredients are prepared freshly and of the highest quality. They also have a great and comprehensive dessert menu if you’re not completely stuffed after your main course.
If you have any specific dietary requirements, allergies, or you’re just an awkward eater, The Brew will certainly not disappoint. They are happy to tailor any menu item to suit your individual needs, and even have specials on for vegetarians and vegans.
As well as a range of Chinese and imported beers, cocktails are also a key part of the menu; their signature cocktail being a basil based vodka cocktail.
If you’re out traveling but missing the sports, The Brew is the best place in town, and indeed one of the only places, to catch the football. Inside the restaurant, they have a large TV where you can enjoy football as well as other sports.
The Brew is a great location if you fancy some good quality soul food after a long night out, or indeed to prepare you for one. It is family friendly as well as a great location to start your night out with your buddies.