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Guglhupf Cafe

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2706 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd. Suite #1, Durham, NC 27707 (Hope Valley Road)
+1 919-401-2600
Today
08:30 - 17:00
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Hours:
Sun 08:30 - 17:00
Tue - Thu 07:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 07:30 - 22:00
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Boston, MA
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92 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Having read about this restaurant for some time, my wife and I had the opportunity to visit for the first time today. She ordered the schnitzel small plate with salad, and I ordered the bratwurst with potato salad. Both dishes were very good (great kraut and pretzel bun for the wurst), but flavor was unremarkable overall. Observing those eating around... More 

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Thank Malchus W
Durham, North Carolina
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Delicious food, consistent, casual, reasonable and you can converse here with friends. Particularly nice in good weather with large outdoor seating. Very popular so parking and seating sometimes a problem.

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Thank durhamgsms
Durham, North Carolina, United States
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is one of my favorite "meet up with a friend and spend the day chatting" spot. The food is wonderful, the ambiance is lovely, and the tea and coffee are scrumptious. I am fond of bakeries, and they have an excellent one. I've never had a pastry here that wasn't spot on.

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Thank Donna W
Greensboro, North Carolina
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful informal place to eat. Busy all the time so you want to make sure to plan for that. Really Hard to park

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Thank peter k
Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States
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46 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice to see the new cups for serving coffee. Also 'Berliners' and 'Almond schnecken' a must to try. Thank you Claudia for making our day complete. Ein Guten Rutsch... alles gute fuer 2017🎉🍾

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Thank Richard R
Durham, North Carolina
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142 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a good place to visit and eat a delicious chocolate croissant, fruit tart or a chocolate cookie in a warm environment at a reasonable price. For those interested in sandwiches or small plates it offers some good options also.

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Thank Andres V
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Too good to pass!!! Everything from salads to sandwiches to desserts. We stopped in for lunch after a Duke lacrosse camp before we headed back out of town. We will be back when we are in town again. In fact, if we are passing by even close we will come out of our way to come here. The coffee was... More 

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Thank Dorie634
Augusta, Georgia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

We were looking for the restaurant with a GPS after dark and drove past it- hint, look for the steel steer artwork out front. Parking lot is narrow but there are parking lots on both sides of the restaurant and parking on the street behind the restaurant. They have walk through gates if you park there. They have a very... More 

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Marina Del Rey, California
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Nice place. Had brunch there three times. Consistent high quality bakery type casual restaurant. Brunch items are varied and delicious. You wait in line, place order, then find a table and they bring your food. Large tables if you have a big group are available. The coffee is good.

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Bel Air, Maryland
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

My grandson, Lucian and I have been having breakfast together whenever I am in Durham visiting. He picks the spot & this time it was Guglhupf's!!! The eggs Benedict were scrumptious, coffee excellent, service prompt n cheerful (and on an early Sunday morning too!). Can't wait to come back n try again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, German, Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
07:30 - 21:30
Thursday
07:30 - 21:30
Friday
07:30 - 22:00
Saturday
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2706 Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd. Suite #1, Durham, NC 27707
    (Hope Valley Road)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-401-2600

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