We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 347 Saarbrucken Restaurants

Cafe Especial

Kronenstr. 1, 66111 Saarbrucken, Saarland, Germany
+49 681 3906619
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #31 of 347 Restaurants in Saarbrucken
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Write a Review

49 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    14
    22
    8
    2
    3
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
Metz, France
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

Well, I have never eaten Mexican food before, and maybe this restaurant is actually doing a great job by produciing authentic Mexican food, but I really didn't like it. I went here for dinner on a sunday evening. I ordered the nacho starter and the quesada grande with some kind of chily colorado (I don't recall the exact name). The... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

Lack of spices seem to be the tendency in Germany, and the food at Cafe Especial could do with some more of it. Apart from that it's a quiet place during the day, very popular in the evening, and the food is good. Lots of options on the menu, and they have menus in several languages.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Averbode, Belgium
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2012

Went there recently for a school reunion which was great. And returned a bit later with my girlfriend. Simple but cosy. Warm atmosphere. Friendly service. We had empanadas and some cocktail. Try the cocktails. The place is big enough for parties and cosy enough for a visit with two.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
A TripAdvisor reviewer on Facebook
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2008

great food, good cocktails, not too pricey. On week ends always crowded

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Cafe Especial also viewed

Saarbrucken, Saarland
Saarbrucken, Saarland
 
Saarbrucken, Saarland
Saarbrucken, Saarland
 

Been to Cafe Especial? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Cafe Especial

Address: Kronenstr. 1, 66111 Saarbrucken, Saarland, Germany
Phone Number: +49 681 3906619
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Saarland  >  Saarbrucken
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Cuisine: Mexican

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Cafe Especial staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?