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Markt 12-16, Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
+49 6131 222365
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good46%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“cakes” (16 reviews)
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German, Cafe, European
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Markt 12-16, Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Traditional café and esplanade dating from 1792, located in a central plaza near the cathedral. Try one of the delicious cakes.

Thank Mabedui
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The food is good and you can watch the world go by. It was reasonably priced and close to the Gutenberg Museum.

Thank ExperiencedTravelers
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Wow! What a find. Really good cakes and coffee. We had a rum baba and a palmier in the morning. The rum baba was beyond wonderful. Came back again in the afternoon. Staff really friendly and helpful. Only downside are the upstairs toilets. Seating in...More

Thank sharonhassan
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Yes, its all about the cakes. A very traditional Cafe with excellent cakes. In summertime they do have quite a lot of tables outside. Unfortunately, it is closed on Sundays!

Thank lumaD
Reviewed 22 December 2016

After walking through and around the Dom, we enjoyed stopping at the Dom-Cafe for some Kaffee und Kuchen. This is just a great little cafe. Friendly and efficient service, excellent coffee, and very tasty cakes. Great selection to choose from. I always try to stop...More

Thank Dr-Ing-Dchen
Reviewed 20 November 2016

This cake and coffee shop is actually joined on to the cathedral in the main square. An excellent choice of cakes which you choose from the shop counter. Service was friendly and good English spoken and with an English menu available. A bit pricey, but...More

Thank PerTheCat
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Incredibly scrumptious sweet desserts in large portions for fair prices at a great venue, right beside the Dom. Eat!

Thank sateldegaman
Reviewed 3 August 2016

The Dom Cafe is not the least expensive place to have a cake and coffee in Mainz but a long chalk, because everything they serve or sell is of very high quality. This is THE konditorei of Mainz. The cakes and pastries are excellent! We've...More

Thank V581ZSdonb
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I were in Mainz on holidays for 5 days. We went to Dom Cafe for afternoon tea. As soon as we entered this cafe we felt unwelcome. My daughter was just finishing a drink purchased earlier in day when the staff informed...More

Thank kdpas
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

We live nearby and took our two visiting friends to this cute cafe, purchased pastries, and decided to use their outdoor seating to enjoy. Someone from the cafe came out and asked us to leave. When we asked why she said our food was to...More

Thank Megan M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 18:30
08:30 - 18:30
08:30 - 18:30
08:30 - 18:30
08:30 - 18:30
08:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Markt 12-16, Mainz, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Rhineland-Palatinate  >  Mainz
  • Phone Number: +49 6131 222365
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