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Chocolaterie Koelbener Cafe Pelikan

) #1 of 2 Dessert in St. Gallen #37 of 216 Places to Eat in St. Gallen ££ - £££ , Cafe, European
Schmiedgasse 15, St. Gallen 9000, Switzerland
+41 71 222 21 77
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good36%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
5 Jul 2016
“Great lunch place”
9 Apr 2016
“a must visit when you are in St.Gallen”
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Swiss, Cafe, European
££ - £££
Schmiedgasse 15, St. Gallen 9000, Switzerland
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Reviewed 5 July 2016

We looked at 3 different cafes and selected this one for lunch. We were not disappointed. The cafe is perfect for lunch or a light meal. Our tartes, pastries, and smoothies were outstanding. I would have loved to eaten my way through all of their...More

1  Thank Terre2014
Reviewed 9 April 2016

A fantastic cafe to visit, have coffee, chocolates, the finest in town. Great ambience, whether you are inside or outside. Quality of food is great, Coffee and chocolates are the best.

1  Thank mvsounds
Reviewed 8 September 2015

Stopped for paninis, cakes and a carafe of wine at this nice coffee house, centrally located in the pedestrian precinct of St. Gallen. Good service and reasonable prices.

1  Thank pra51
Reviewed 18 August 2015

All about having chocolate for dessert. They have good hot chocolate to go with good coffee and finish coffee time with pastry and chocolate.

Thank Cindy L
Reviewed 27 July 2015

I've tried sooooo many coffee shops in St. Gallen, and so far this is the best I've ever had and I'm a regular customer. This is definitely my favorite spot in town. Great coffee, great service and really lovely staff. Café Pelikan is located on...More

Thank Jade L
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Delicious, and very nice service. It's not an unexpensive place though. A very pleasent ambient for a couple, for friends or even to go alone.

Thank Mannapd
Reviewed 25 April 2015

This is a classic cafe and chocolaterie that has first-rate coffee, hot chocolate, tea, wine / beer (warning: limited choices), and small dishes that are exquisite (but not cheap). Truly simple pleasures with old-world style that you can hardly find anywhere these days. The food...More

Thank sgpboston
Reviewed 20 February 2015 via mobile

We come to the Pelikan at least once a week for a coffee and an apfelkuchen! So delicious and such wonderful service. Would highly recommend again and again!

Thank Grace Q
Reviewed 13 October 2014

Not only did we enjoy coffee and hot chocolate, along with the obligatory cake, we bought heaps of take-home presents to enhance our St Gallen visit. This is a seriously busy place (closed on Sundays, so plan carefully) but the attentive staff cope with ease....More

Thank geraldq
Reviewed 3 May 2013 via mobile

We visited St. Gallen for a 3 days trip in late April, weather changing from minute to minute. Between 2 rainshowers we slipped in the excellent Cafe Pelican with the most delicios creations ever! The 365 chocolate is something you have never tried before, makes...More

Thank Mahivara
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Restaurant Details

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Swiss, Cafe, European
Restaurant features
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schmiedgasse 15, St. Gallen 9000, Switzerland
  • Location: Europe  >  Switzerland  >  Canton of St. Gallen  >  St. Gallen
  • Phone Number: +41 71 222 21 77
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