If you want to take home some local Westphalian or European gifts, we have a variety of recommendations.

German and European Delicacies

If you enjoy different kinds of German and European specialties like meat, cheese, oil, vinegar or the typical German black bread called pumpernickel, we suggest visiting the following shops:

Feinkost Klötzer: Niederwall 2, 33602 Bielefeld Klötzer (international shipment provided for their gifts).

Hermann König Nachf. GmbH: Goldstraße 12, 33602 Bielefeld

Coffee and Confectionery

To pick up exotic kinds of coffees, choco­lates and sweets or small gift packages of German specialties like sweets or cakes, visit Arko GmbH: Bahnhofstraße 26-28, 33602 Bielefeld.

A wide variety of chocolates, biscuits, gifts, etc. can be found at Karstadt: Bahnhofstraße 15-17, 33602 Bielefeld.


Europe is famous for its great variety of wines. The owner of Wein etc. is a seasoned wine expert and will be able to provide you with advice on what to try or take with you. Visit Wein etc.: Hagenbruchstraße 4, 33602 Bielefeld.


Looking for some fancy gifts for your home? We suggest visiting Butlers: Niedernstraße 13, 33602 Bielefeld.


For books and newspapers (including a large variety of books in English), visit Thalia Buchhandlung: Oberntorwall 23, 33602 Bielefeld.

Newspapers from a variety of countries are available at the main station: Am Bahnhof 1, 33602 Bielefeld.

Grocery Stores

A grocery store is located in the pedestrian zone in the neighborhood of the Mercure hotel: Nahkauf, Obernstraße 35-36, 33602 Bielefeld.