The cake here is great. Ignore the tired decor of the cafe as the service and cake are lovely. Try the Milchkaffee - really good.
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Very good cakes. Excellent choice, nice coffee and friendly service. First sample of the famous Black Forest gateau in lovely local cafe.
We were doing a black forest gateau survey in Gengenbach (you have to don't you!) and we decided that the best was here. Staff welcoming and an inside and outside seating area. Good value too.
If you want to try the original Black forest cake this café is a must try. Other item delicious too.
Tried the Black Forest cake here, along with other cakes. The Black Forest cake is better than the famous Cafe Schmidt in Freiburg!
If you go into the Konditorei through the shop you will get to see all the fabulous cakes on offer. The tea room is upstairs, either inside or outside on the balcony. Nice to be able to sit and enjoy such great treats without all...More
I ordered a Blackforest cake and a tea, and I'd give 4 stars to the cake and 5 for the service! The cake was moist and fluffy but I've eaten another very very very excellent BF cake in another Blackforest town and hence this pales...More
We didn't have cake at the Café Birnbraeuer (although it looked very good!), but the hot chocolate was one of the best I've ever tasted. The furniture is a bit old-fashioned, but that shouldn't put off young people from visiting the café. The service was...More
We came here late on a Friday and were pleased to see they were still serving, ten minutes before advertised closing time. The cafe is up on a terrace, away from the traffic fumes, and very pleasant. The chocolates downstairs looked fantastic, so we had...More
We found this lovely cafe on a walk through the 'old town' of Gengenbach. You walk in, choose your cake or torte from the display case of various goodies, then walk upstairs to sit down at a table. The tortes were awesome, not too sweet...More