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Coselpalais Restaurant & Grand Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Innere Altstadt
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An der Frauenkirche 12 | 01067 Dresden, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
+49 351 4962444
11:00 - 23:00
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Halifax, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It didn't matter what time we arrived at the restaurant; before or after the theatre or after a day sightseeing, the food was delicious time after time.The ambience was charming yet relaxed. Brilliant friendly service without being intrusive. And the prices were very good. Wunderbar! Thank You for feeding us so well!

Thank Belle G
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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26 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017

Excellent food, very kind and fast service. To recommend! Lovely Christmas decorations and open long hours so wonderful after a concert or so. Original German dishes as well as the classical ones.

Thank mph60
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Relaxing not rushed but if you have children better stick to the bakery section as faster service. Food average but beautiful interior decor

Thank Bill W
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

A beautiful restaurant (hence it's crowded with tourists) with great selection of cakes, and I was in such a dilemma staring at them and don't know which to choose from as all of them look irresistible. They taste good too but I am not such a big fan of the poppy seed cake.

Thank Lee S
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54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Lovely surroundings but average food, quite expensive. Staff not at all friendly and even had the cheek to say we had not left enough tip! She was lucky she got anything. Dessert ordered had run out and was bought something different without asking, just put on the table. Probably think we are just tourists so not to bother but we... More 

Thank sueuk_8
Lichfield, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

This café konditorei/restaurant is housed in a magnificent baroque building. It offers the kind of café experience that is only available in UK at 5* plus prices while here its available to all. Large selection of cakes and gateaux plus full meals served in elegant surroundings on Meißen crockery. I go every time I am in Dresden.

Thank Kelvin P
Dresden, Germany
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49 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

I went there with bunch of classmates and also my German teacher. It was a wonderful place for a little relaxing and chatting. The view is great as well.

Thank Xittttta
Sapa, Vietnam
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39 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

An old historic house which, at first glance, looks like it's just a place to stop for coffee and cakes, but they also have two large dining rooms and a very extensive menu. There were 6 of us and we were glad that we'd booked as it got quite busy. The food was excellent (gluten free was available, which was... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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74 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

On a walking tour through Dresden, which really is amazing to see considering that most of the old town is reconstructed, time for lunch had us near to the Coselpalais; so, with a group of friends we ventured in. The Cafe has a good lunch menu and the food was of a high standard as was the service. In summary,... More 

Thank Ian A
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
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110 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Either if you fancy a typical Germán coffee break with cake or if you come for lunch, you will enjoy the warm atmosphere of this historical place. Food is great, service is good and the atmosphere makes the difference.

Thank elenadavi

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: An der Frauenkirche 12 | 01067 Dresden, 01067 Dresden, Saxony, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Saxony  >  Dresden>  > Innere Altstadt
  • Neighbourhood: Innere Altstadt
  • Phone Number: +49 351 4962444

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?