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Cafe am Marienplatz

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German, European, Central European, Bar, Cafe, Pub
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Marienplatz 22, 80331, Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 23886696
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09:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 00:00
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

It was nice - most of all you will like the view - the centure of Marienplatz- many different people, 90 % tourists visiting the city ! It would be better to order cakes - they are really ameizing here - you will have good choices. But what I didnt like- the prices- they could be better ! But... if... More 

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Thank Ani B
Singapore
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209 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2016

I visited on a cool summers day for a quick lunch and beer. Not expecting anything too special we sat down outside and were greeted by happy, helpful staff. It was relatively quiet when we sat down and ordered some typical bratwurst and beers which arrived promptly enough. Within minutes the area was crowded with people and we were wondering... More 

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Thank SeanHiggins
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203 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

It's been a cold , rainy day and after a long walk we felt the need to get some warming so we entered the upstairs cafe and were not so surprized to see that most of the tables were taken. We had very good coffe and tea and some cakes. Most of the patrons around us were having either a... More 

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Dumont
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198 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

After just flying in to Munich we were tired and in need of coffee and a rest with sweet. This place met the requirements. Small so you may need to wait, and a little expensive, but great location right on Marienplatz overlooking the Glockenspiel. Good service and a nice way to start our trip. It's on the 5th floor of... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

Wow, I could not imagine a worst tourist trap/ terrible restaurant than this one. We were in Munich on a rainy Saturday night & decided to stop in. First off, there were fruit flies buzzing around the restaurant & although the service was prompt and friendly the food was so bad & overpriced it was truly remarkable. I ordered the... More 

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Perugia, Italy
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

This restaurant is on Marienplatz, right in front of the Glockenspiel, has to be a tourist trap, right? Wrong! I went in for an early lunch, ate the weisswurst which the restaurant invented, according to the literature on display, and loved it so much that I ended up eating there several times during my stay in Munich. Service was friendly... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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452 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

Stopped in and sat outside to have a few beers. It's right in front of the Glockenspiel so it's nice to sit and watch that. Service was very slow. We had 2 rounds of beers and waited another 20 min for our bill. Looked like they needed more help.

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Vestal, New York
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

Nicely located in Marienplatz. It's a tiny little place, but the menu is nice. I was in the mood for a salad, and there were several choices. The service was a little slow, but it was a cold day so sitting longer inside wasn't a bad thing. The girls on the wait staff were dressed in traditional attire. The food... More 

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Jupiter, Florida
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87 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

This is always my first stop while visiting Munich. It's is in Marienpatz right in front of the Glockenspiel. The food is traditional German and they have a nice variety of beer. It's a great place to people watch and of course when the Glockenspiel goes off you will have a front row view. They do only take cash and... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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87 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Don't even think about it! My brat with French fries came cold. The .25 liter bottle of red wine was 9 euros and a small water was 4. Ridiculous and unexpected. This place deserves to go out of business.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, European, Central European, Bar, Cafe, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 00:00
Saturday
09:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marienplatz 22, 80331, Munich, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Upper Bavaria  >  Munich
  • Phone Number: +49 89 23886696

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?