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The German Cake Shop

2 Pine Ave, Hahndorf, South Australia 5245, Australia
+61 8 8388 7086
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible15%
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“german cakes” (7 reviews)
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2 Pine Ave, Hahndorf, South Australia 5245, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Woo Hoo... been wanting to try this German cake for ages, found it at this location 😜 Delicious. More please. Very good bread also. Recommend a visit.

Thank JannieLou
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Had coffee very average, Beesting very yummy enjoyed it the most, pretzel good just need to be bigger, custard strudel very tasty. Staff and service good

Thank mto90510
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This is tucked slight off the main street. It was lovely to find on a cold spring morning in Hahndorf, just before the crowds roll in. The freshly baked sourdough loaf still warm to touch and delicious and slightly sweet. We only bought food to...More

Thank 308ktheh
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Dropped by for a short brunch and ordered the beesting and Black Forest Cake and a cransky in pastry accompanied with a cup of flat white coffee. My friends who are local noted to us that the prices are on the expensive side but we...More

Thank Marichelle Liva... L
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

We loved our German style lunch of sausages served with potato salad, red cabbage salad and a warm bread roll - plus either sauerkraut or salad - both equally delicious! The sausages were really good - bratwurst and vienna - and all the sides were...More

Thank sandrapeter63
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I must say the filled roll was OK but everything else was average & overpriced, just like the rest of Harndorf. It is a great shame that somewhere that started out so unique has has degenerated into a tourist trap.

Thank Noel D
Reviewed 15 September 2017

As we strolled the main street in Hahndorf we purchased various bakery items to take home with us and this was a great added experience for us to hare with more people ...

Thank El H
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Just average. Expensive cakes, coffee very average and rushed service. Not that great. I think the German experience is not there anymore. For the tourists

Thank leanneandtony
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I've been here years ago and was hoping it had gotten better. No. Overpriced, we only got cakes but they were bland and not worth the $7 each! I understand being a tourist trap but keep it up puts a bad name on Hahndorf!

Thank AdelNom
Reviewed 9 September 2017

What a delightful spot for coffee and cake in Hahndorf. Really its more like a museum so try to look at all the clocks and plates before you drink your coffee otherwise it may go cold. Every wall ....and the ceiling included is decorated with...More

Thank Charmaine M
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Paul C
30 December 2014|
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Response from Paul C | Reviewed this property |
H, I will be taking this up with him direct very shortly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$17
Brunch, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
08:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Pine Ave, Hahndorf, South Australia 5245, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide Hills  >  Hahndorf
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8388 7086
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