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All 73 Tartu Restaurants

Werner Cafe-Lounge

Ulikooli 11, Tartu, Estonia
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Ranked #2 of 73 Restaurants in Tartu
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $7 - $22
Sun 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 7:30 am - 1:00 am
Sat 8:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Fusion
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night
Description: Werner Café & Lounge has been operating as a café since 1895. It is a great place to start the day with a cup of coffee and a slice of cake. You are welcome to try all of our bakery and confectionery items, either here at the café or buying them to take away. Our head chef has also created a menu with something for everyone, from light snacks to full meals - all accompanied by great service. The restaurant is open from 11.00 am.
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Arles, France
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014 NEW

Nowhere else is their such a high standard on hand-made pralines. I would never leave Tartu without taking a big box of them home. Werner's confections are better and more diverse than any I have seen in Belgian chocolatier's assortements like Neuhaus or Leonidas. This is the place where students would discuss philosophy and everything else with their professors.

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Porvoo, Finland
16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This seems to be the place to go to when you want to have some really good cakes. A good selection of different kinds cakes and other sweets and savory items. Nice atmosphere.

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

I love this place so much. Prices are incredibly ok, I still haven't understood why this perfect place is so economic, counting the fact that coffee cups and disserts' portions are quite big. Many other cafes here are much more expensive, although the quality is not that high. Cakes are delicious, the place is cute and comfortable (big tables, big... More

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Tartu, Estonia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

If you ever visit Estonia and beautiful little town in Southern Estonia called Tartu, then you definitely have to have your coffee in Werner Cafe. There is probably the best coffee in town and also a variety of different cakes that tastes amazing. It is located in center and also near to University of Tartu.

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Tartu, Estonia
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Cafe at central place near Tartu university. Great variety in well tasting cakes for reasonable prices. Interior mixed between old-fashioned and clear style. Nice atrium style terrasse. Service at the counter is friendly. Otherwise self-service inside, random service outside.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Nice cozy place where you can make your choise out of a wide assortment of cakes next to your coffee or tea. I liked the democratic atmosphere, however standing in a line to wait for placing the order is a minus. Nice assortment, good prices and you eat at the second floor salads and from the menu.

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Perth, Australia
15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We had an excellent dinner in the upstairs restaurant and deliciously decadent coffee and cake next day in the downstairs cafe. Hint: if you want a table for dinner, bypass the queue and head straight upstairs. You only need to queue for coffee and cake and take-aways.

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Antwerp, Belgium
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

This cafe has a very pleasant courtyard, which gives an optimistic start. The service was very good, but the food, coffee and even the cakes were quite disappointing.

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Tallinn, Estonia
15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I was hoping to spend some wonderful time in the iconic restaurant in Tartu but the experience was just an average one. Nothing was completely wrong but not right either. The tables in the second floor just don't fit in the athmosphere - they are huge and clumsily situated, not a reasonable choice, as there were only two people in... More

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Indianapolis, Indiana
Top Contributor
176 reviews 176 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I was so anxious to go to Trip Advisor's #1 rated restaurant/cafe in Tartu that it is the first thing we did after checking in to our hotel. The patio was full, unfortunately, and we had to sit inside where it was very stuffy. It was warm outside but it was OVERLY warm inside. It was busy but they were... More

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Additional Information about Werner Cafe-Lounge

Address: Ulikooli 11, Tartu, Estonia
Phone Number: +3727426377
Location: Europe  >  Estonia  >  Tartu County  >  Tartu
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 8:00 am - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 7 - 22
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Fusion

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