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Gasthaus Cafe Graflhoehe Windbeutelbaron

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German, Cafe, European, Central European
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Scharitzkehlstr. 8, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, Germany
+49 8652 2577
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Thu - Tue 10:00 - 18:00
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Croydon, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Always walk from the obersalzburg bann through the woods. Try and pick a nice day and sit outside. The views are fabulous, enough to take your breath away. The food is excellent and the speciality cake a wow. Can get very busy but service is always good and prompt.

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Thank John F
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Had read in Trip Advisor that this restaurant was a walk thru the woods from the Documentation Museum. So glad that I asked at the Museum. You can walk, but it takes a good hour one way. Make a reservation to ensure a table that will afford you remarkable views. The food was good, but not great. Had the cordon... More 

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Thank Bobnie
Chicago, Illinois
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84 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Not sure what is better the view or the food. This Resturant could easily serve mediocre food. The view is amazing. People would come for the view. But - the food is amazing. We had lunch and desert. Obviously home cooked and fresh. If you are in the area, make a reservation and eat here! You will have a wonderful... More 

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Thank rbach
Leeds, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Known for their speciality cake, a 'Windbeutelbaron' which comprises choux pastry packed with ice cream and cream and a range of flavourings (we shared a Raspberry Coulis) this place is just so special. The setting offers views across Berchtesgaden and Konigssee which alone is fabulous, add to this the cake, a wonderfully authentic chalet setting and such friendly people running... More 

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Thank Ian B
Farmington Hills, Michigan
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76 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

So, we had just finished riding the Sommerrodelbahn, and I wanted to eat a little something before taking the forest path to the Dokumentation Obersalzburg. We found this gem. It was freaking delicious. I had been ordering Cordon Bleu throughout my 2 weeks in Germany because 1) I love it and 2) why not? I ordered it again. My 16... More 

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Thank Dfcool
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

i booked the table before i set off my trip. i got the confirmation within 24 hours. very efficicent service. the waiters are not so friendly, maybe toomany people but only 3 waiters. the food is good and the price is reasonable. they got different kinds of beer.

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Thank Sharon A
Singapore, Singapore
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50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

This is truly dining with a view! The people were friendly and we were recommended food and also a typical German dessert which was so enjoyable. Some diners even struck a conversation with us. We enjoyed our food, the company and though it was a cloudy day, the view was still excellent!

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Wodonga, Australia
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79 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Great coffee great gateau very peacfull and great veiws .after coffee and cske take a walk around and discover the history

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

After spending a heart wrenching morning at the documentation museum, the clouds and rain disappeared, and I finally found this Gasthaus, the attentive service was second to none, both waitresses were very helpful, the desserts were everything I read about and more!! The restaurant also had a beautiful terrace area, which affords wonderful views, if you do one thing in... More 

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Rangiora, New Zealand
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106 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2016

This is the second year that we have eaten at this Café - or should I say eaten one of their amazing Windbeutels. The café restaurant has great service, good priced menu but is famous for its Windbeutels. And what a range they offer. We walk there along the Carl von Linde Weg from the Documentation Station and walk back... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$21
Cuisine
German, Cafe, European, Central European
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Cash Only, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 18:00
Monday
10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 18:00
Thursday
10:00 - 18:00
Friday
10:00 - 18:00
Saturday
10:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Scharitzkehlstr. 8, 83471 Berchtesgaden, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Upper Bavaria  >  Berchtesgaden
  • Phone Number: +49 8652 2577
Description
Dear Guest,We are very happy to greet you here in our lovely home.Whether for lunch or afternoon coffee and cake , we wish you a relaxing visit as you enjoy our spectacular mountain views. Everything we have to offer is prepared using only the freshest of meats and vegetables. Our pastries and cakes are home made and prepared with locally harvested eggs and the finest ingredients. Even our "Windbeutel", for which we are famous, are baked fresh daily and prepared in a variety of ways.The recipe for this house specialty has been a well kept secret for over 40 years. The Windbeutel was originally created by a pastry chef from Berlin, who frequently vacationed here in our home. We hope you enjoy your time here with us and thank you for your visit. We are open 10 am to 6 pm every day, but Wednesday. Unfortunately, we don't offer dinner, but we would be glad to serve you lunch (from 11 am to 4 pm).Our restaurant is easy to find. Just follow the road signs up the hill to "Kehlstein" and exit the roundabout on the road that leads further up the hill. After another 3 minutes of driving, you'll see our sign, which says "Gasthaus Graflhöhe", on your right.We are happy, if you are.As the guests are the center of our acting, we and our staff are hosts for who kindliness and cordiality are top priority.

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