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Cafe Luitpold

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Brienner Str. 11, 80333 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 2428750
08:00 - 19:00
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Sun 09:00 - 19:00
Mon 08:00 - 19:00
Tue - Sat 08:00 - 23:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My friend and I were looking for some eggs Benedict because they are not very easy to find in Germany. We stumbled upon Cafe Luitpold and it was fantastic! The service was great and the food was even better. The waiter told us that it is actually the oldest coffee shop in Munich and it's named after King Luitpold. We... More 

Thank Emma J
Dallas, TX
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154 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant stood out when looking for a place to eat breakfast and happy we went. The eggs benedict are to die for and the side of yogurt and fruit was a generous portion! The waiter was a bit preoccupied but other than that the food was amazing. For breakfast, the earlier the better. We got there at 8:15 and... More 

Thank Romyzoe
Denver, Colorado
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21 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Cafe Luitpold was a suggestion from the staff at our hotel and we were delighted! We had a wonderful meal at exceptionally reasonable prices. The bakery was incredible and we were very fortunate that this was our last day in Munich before flying into NYC for the holidays. I was able to purchase several treats to take home, which everyone... More 

Thank henderjenny
Fremantle, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found this place by chance towards the end of a walking tour. We had no idea of the reputation it had. We sat ourselves at the nearest available table by the window. Looking round we could see that this was a bit special....the decor, lighting the waitperson attire. Our waiter was looked busy and I felt that we were... More 

Thank Beth O
Munich, Germany
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17 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

one of the must goes in munich, beautiful place with amazing food and of course the best desserts in town! love all of their cakes and sweets. simply delicious!

Thank mstraveler5
Yaroslavl, Russia
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017

We were looking a place for eating when we had found this cafe. The cafe has Michelin star. We tried sea bass and ox cheeks and they was delicious. Beer is nice too, but not the best. There were not many people in cafe when we were eating and out service was very fast.

Thank Pavel F
Portalban, Switzerland
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

This cafe is just mediocre! My boyfriend and I went there thinking it was a good idea since it is rated by Michelin, and we also saw good reviews. We were WRONG!! Came in to the cafe, no one seated us, we had to do it ourselves, that, I don't mind so much. Then, ordered our breakfast for 2. It... More 

Thank thaliathevoz
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

We just came in from the cold for a warming hot chocolate and were transported to a world of pure indulgence. Despite our table being reserved ( and the place packed ) we promised our lovely waiter we would not linger longer than 20minutes and we were treated with the utmost of care as if we were Royalty and not... More 

Thank hbf_melb
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Naturally one is always a little dependant on the efficiency and courtesy of the waiting staff. Sadly in this regard we experienced neither. Food was ok for breakfast , not really better than ok. Service was really poor and slow. Rather think will take time before trying again. 10 am reservation, no coffee even until 10.45 !! Lacked any style... More 

Thank GermanyJohn
Georgetown, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

Café Luitpold is near the Odeonsplatz, easy to get to. Place was very busy when we were there, found a "cramped" place. Service was fast and friendly, coffee and cakes were very good. Prices are a little high for a place like Café Luitpold, guess you have to pay for the name too.

Thank Peter_vB2015

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$29
German, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
09:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Brienner Str. 11, 80333 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Upper Bavaria  >  Munich
  • Phone Number: +49 89 2428750
Café Luitpold in Munich is an urban coffeehouse, offering a combination of charm, style, cosmopolitan flair on the one hand, and tradition and a passion for good food on the other. Seving a selection of traditional and artfully prepared dishes, there are also delicious coffee specialties and well known chocolates. There are regular social and cultural events held in the Salon M'unique, offering matinee concerts, dance soirees, and talks and discussions with distinguished guests from the world of art, culture and science. As soon as the sun comes out, the spacious terrace in front of the café on Briennerstraße fills with passers-by dropping in for some relaxation and replenishment.

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