For tourist information, contact the Verkehrsamt, Endertplatz 1 (tel. 02671/60040; www.cochem.de), open Monday to Friday 9am to 1pm and 2 to 5pm, in June also Saturday 9am to 3pm; from July to October, it is also open Saturday 9am to 5pm and Sunday 11am to 4pm.
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Both a hotel and a wine restaurant, Alte Thorschenke, Brückenstrasse 3, 56812 Cochem (tel. 02671/7059; 84€–105€ double w/breakfast), is one of the oldest and best-known establishments along the Mosel. The half-timbered structure, originally built in 1332, added a modern wing and became a35-room hotel in 1960.
For a fine meal, drive to Enterttal, 1.6km (1 mile) northwest of Cochem, and dine at Weissmühle im Enterttal, Endertstrasse 1 (tel. 02671/8955; main courses 15€–25€; daily noon–2pm and 6–9pm). Try the trademark dish of fresh trout stuffed with herbs, baked, and kept warm at your table with a hot stone.
Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.