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Unterstadtstr. 22, 88709 Meersburg (Bodensee), Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 7532 6055
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Meersburg (Bodensee), Germany
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Traditional old fashioned cafe with classic style of coffee and tea varieties. The cakes and tarts selection ist very good and hand made by the owners and their team. In case you need a sweet break before you klimb up the stairway to the castle of Meersburg? Stop here and get some tastee energy. :-)

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Thank Nicole N
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2015

Cafe Gross is known for their torts, and it is WORTH the drive to find them. Carefully crafted treats melt in your mouth and earn every sweet calorie. I'd run a marathon to eat as much as possible. Great cafe. Go find it!

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Thank erock99
Scranton, Pennsylvania
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122 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

I noticed the sweets are "more authentic" in Europe, not over done or fake or tainted like in the US, where we live. My husband is a diabetic addicted to sweets and because I cater to him with a loving open mind I went along for the sweet ride on a rainy afternoon the first of September. We ducked into... More 

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Thank todayisthebest
Geneva, Switzerland
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20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2015

Nice Black Forrest cake outside facing busy pedestrian street. Efficient service and white tablecloths

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1 Thank Alan M
Crewe, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

We visited here on a really hot day and the inside seating was cool and comfortable. Whoever makes the cakes and tortes knows how to bake. The sponges were light and the sweet of the cream contrasted well with the sharpness of the raspberries in the torte we had. The staff were also very helpful.

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1 Thank Carpedieminthecounty
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146 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 April 2015

Highly recommended by Tripadvisor and others, we targeted this cafe as we made our way into town. We were not disappointed. My friend got the Black Forest Cake, which I also tried and was very impressed. It was superbly delicious. I myself had the plum torte, which was very good as well (truly first rate), although not quite as fantastically... More 

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1 Thank Turtleliving
Oxnard, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 October 2014

This past May I returned to Meersburg and the Café Gross. I tried the strawberry cream cake (erdbeer sahne) made with fresh strawberries and topped with white chocolate shavings and a dab of whipped cream. The cream may even be a mousse. The whole pastry is so light that it melts in your mouth. I couldn't choose between this and... More 

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DeLand, Florida
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110 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2014

Whatever you do, don't miss Cafe Gross in Meersburg! As someone who bakes, I am extremely choosy about purchased baked goods. The cake we ate at the café, is amongst the best I have ever had. It is homemade on the premises. It was a rainy day, so we were happy to sit under the awning out front eating our... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2014

We have have now visited twice, most recently last October. Going again next month, super cakes and biscuits with a good coffee and fantastic friendly service . Always a great choice of freshly made cakes to choose from. Forget the diet and enjoy yourself everyone deserves a treat .

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San Mateo, California
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104 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 264 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2014

With very comfortable roadside seating, we have enjoyed their yummy cakes and a cup of coffee with tourists-watching on the busy street. I tried their Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte, the black forest cake. It has very strong liquor inside and I immediately got drunk. Besides, the cake was delicious and the coffee was strong, we were very much satisfied for stopping by... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, Cafe
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unterstadtstr. 22, 88709 Meersburg (Bodensee), Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Baden-Wurttemberg  >  Meersburg (Bodensee)
  • Phone Number: +49 7532 6055

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