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Cafe Eigel

Brueckenstr. 1-3, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 2575858
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good35%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible1%
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German, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Brueckenstr. 1-3, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed yesterday

Lots of tempting chocolates and cakes in window. Even two very impressive decorated gingerbread houses to see. The cafe is fairly standard. Good selection. Plenty of waitress for serving. Note though they only take cash

Thank all_travel_now
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

I had Barbados Traum and my friend had Pfirsich Melba - portions were huge! I don't remember last time I had something like this.

Thank ankama25
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We had so many choices and ended up here based on positive reviews. What was supposed to be our cake highlight of the day was disappointing on many levels. Service was poor: grumpy, tired looking staff that was only out to quickly get your money....More

Thank Alonso63700
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

After searching long and walk a very long distance in search of this cafe is the fact the place is very beautiful, orderly and uncluttered and very large and roomy and there Hdidh choice whether to sit outdoors or sit inside I liked the arrangement...More

Thank Bin D
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

After long walking I went here for a lunch and cofie. Its so nice place withe a daily food and nice price so nive to find this place

Thank senadba
Reviewed 29 August 2016

I really can not share the same opinion with most of my German Fellows. Actually a nice cafe (quite big too) near the Pedistrian Shopping Street Hohe Straße. The service wasnt bad either. But... The Tarts n Cakes were a big disappointing. They all looked...More

Thank Reckless_V-o-L
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We had a very strange lunch here consisting of items that were not well described on the menu at all. However, the main issue is that when asked several times regarding several items, "Does this contain nuts?" (In German!), they lied to us and told...More

Thank Hannah S
Reviewed 29 May 2016

Just in time for a break from the bustle of Old Town Koln, we ran into Cafe Eigel for an afternoon snack. They had two long cases filled with cakes, pastries and other baked goods - all legit German desserts. As good as the cakes...More

Thank goldtoothedvillains
Reviewed 29 April 2016

After viewing the local sights I arranged to meet family members here for a coffee. The cafe is welcoming and bright, the cakes on display are amazing. We received great service, cakes and coffee in a very restful environment.

Thank jmckfsb
Reviewed 2 April 2016

I just went there although I live in Cologne for three years, and just regretted that I've never heard of this place before !! It's right in the middle of the city, the atmosphere is quiet and the cakes are amazing ! A must for...More

Thank Vincent H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brueckenstr. 1-3, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne
  • Phone Number: +49 221 2575858
Bakery, chocolates, cakes, coffee.
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