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Mainkai 15, 60311 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 26097565
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (3 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
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International, Cafe, European, Central European, German, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Mainkai 15, 60311 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Breakfast at this Cafe is typical german style Mixed with Mediterranean touch. The staff is very friendly and the price for the quality is at all fair. Around is Römer and church

Thank Oscar S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Everyone there was friendly and attentive, including Tina who waited on me. Coffee, tea, and desserts are good here. So was the salad--made to order. Those are good reasons to go, but the river makes it.

Thank mlobermayr
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Perfect food, staff, and atmosphere. The view of the river and around was so peaceful, also easy to find the location; just follow the river and cross the street and you can easily find it. Staff was really friendly, which was important for me

Thank 소정 전
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Best brunch I have ever eaten. High quality tasty food with a very friendly service. Went there 2 times during a short trip to Fankfurt, both times were the same great. For the second visit invited my friend who also stated it was one of...More

Thank Karolis K
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Tiny cafe that serves reasonable food (though the serves of chicken schnitzel were small, they were tasty). Location is okay with a view across the river, but lots of road traffic and a pedestrian crossing right in front. The staff however are pleasant and this,...More

1  Thank Gattaca616
Reviewed 16 June 2017

My parents were visiting and I brought them to Mainkai Café on a Saturday afternoon for lunch. The staff were very friendly and the food was delicious and great value. Very relaxed atmosphere.

Thank GrafZeppelinDublin
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Perfect place with amazing view to the Main! Burger, schnitzel and cakes were very delicious! Excellent service! 👍

Thank Katerina S
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Since the day I found this place, this is my breakfast place for every weekend. As this cafe is operated by a family so MainKai offers some amazing breakfast options German, French etc. Not only this coffee.. cake.. and the size and quality of breakfast...More

Thank Rajdeep S
Reviewed 17 May 2017

We had our dinner here. 1st questioned in my mind can they accommodate 25 of us here while the cafe look not spacious enough. Well this is the best at last because their warmers hospitality awaits us with great smile and the meals served was...More

Thank Zues1020
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Shared the huge generous slice of chocolate torte, yummy. Coffee still not as good as at home in Australia. Staff fantastic, friendly, helpful glad you enjoyed the experience with them.

1  Thank helken2014
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23 January 2016|
Response from Robswall | Reviewed this property |
Their website indicates a 21.00 closing time with no seasonal changes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 18
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
10:00 am - 8:30 pm
9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mainkai 15, 60311 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Frankfurt>  > Altstadt
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt
  • Phone Number: +49 69 26097565
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Looking for a stylish cafe with a direct view of Main? Then we would like to extend a warm welcome to a delicious gourmet breakfast or a powerful espresso with a piece of self-brewed tiramisu. We gladly offer freshly prepared dishes, salads and snacks for in between. Enjoy your evening with a glass of wine and get them to move out of the passing cruise ships in the holiday mood. Plan to spend with your colleagues or friends together a leisurely afternoon or evening with us? We have room for up to 40 people and ask you for also like a menu together. Even if you want to make someone a little treat, we keep vouchers for you, you give it out a dinner for two or a sweet "coffee party". We, the Mainkai CAFE - BISTRO team are looking forward to your visit!
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