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Haus Zum Arabischen Coffe Baum

Kleine Fleischergasse 4, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
+49 341 9610061
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Our Best Coffee Break on This trip

A historic coffee house whose name means the "Coffee Tree". It is the oldest in Leipzig and has... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
New York City, New York
The disappointment of living in this oldest cafeteria: Customer relations sucks! .. Pity! Awful!.. :(((

My observations at this old cafe restaurant where I went to follow the footsteps of J.S.BACH: Lousy... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Balikesir Province, Turkey
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  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
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Kleine Fleischergasse 4, 04109, Leipzig, Saxony, Germany
+49 341 9610061
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A historic coffee house whose name means the "Coffee Tree". It is the oldest in Leipzig and has outdoor seating in a lovely square facing a fountain. 1) The cakes were good, not factory-made: One was Chocolate-Cherry-Cream and the other was a Quark Cheesecake.

Thank Toxoman
Reviewed 10 September 2017

My observations at this old cafe restaurant where I went to follow the footsteps of J.S.BACH: Lousy waitresses, sloppy bad service, and a run-down lady who has run out of committment to the human dignity and is angry at not selling souvenirs to tourists! When...More

Thank BACH2017
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Super interesting place to have a coffee in different environment. Interior takes you away to Vienna or Paris. Good range of coffee: new flavors and combinations. Polite and friendly stuff will advise what's best for you. We came back on our second day in Leipzig....More

Thank Eliza V
Reviewed 7 December 2016

The most famous and oldest caffe in all Dutschland. That place is one of the most beautiful places in Leipzig. It has a contest with other famous coffe houses in EU for its age. The name of this place translates like " Near the Arabian...More

2  Thank _Decap1tator_
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Beware of the stairs - the coffee shop is on the second floor. Once there the range of coffees is great and the service excellent. Owing to the construction work it wasn't that easy to find the way in and we were glad of some...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This is one of the oldest cafe's in Germany. Established in the 16th century. It is pretty inside and has 2 or 3 floors. We had a special coffee in the main ground floor room. It was cold and the coffee was spiked and wonderfully...More

1  Thank funpower
Reviewed 17 July 2016

I sat down at this tourist trap for one simple reason - they are supposed to serve two local dessert: lerchen and räbchen. Did not find the lerchen (should have probably gone inside), but the räbchen was on the menu. And the batter-covered and marzipan-filled...More

Thank Paavo V
Reviewed 30 May 2016

There seems to be two (or more?) businesses operating at this location. One is downstairs, serving ice cream and such, and partially on the street, but then the tourist is sent to the THIRD floor to a rather empty space with green chairs (where Schumann...More

Thank Witoldzio
Reviewed 6 June 2014

Had a great time looking round the coffee museum then went outside and ordered a special coffee with spirits and a wonderful dish of matches herring with salad, majionaise and fried potato. Not cheap but absolutely delicious and a lovely setting in front of the...More

Thank Gaugin-1000
Reviewed 29 January 2012

Two months before I ´v been in Leipzig with my father. One day, after having heard the Thomaner-choir, we decided to make a "cofee-break" at this location of which we had heard it is well known by the city residents and others. On the ground...More

Thank sim093
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