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Diller Schneeballencafe

Obere Schmiedgasse 7, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
+49 9861 938563
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“snow balls” (2 reviews)
“funnel cake” (2 reviews)
“pastry” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Obere Schmiedgasse 7, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I guess it was not bad but with regard to the price, I doubt. It was a new taste. Once is enough for me.

Thank geunmi
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Ok so you can get schneeballen (snow balls) all over Rothenburg but the gentleman on front of the cafe will actually demonstrate the making of the pastry which was quite fun to what. They also have a very large variety of schneeballen for all taste...More

Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed July 1, 2017

We stop by Diller's to try Rothenburg's specialty - a schneeballen (snowballs). They are ribbons of dough loosely shaped into balls, deep fried then coated in icing sugar. There are 27 different types. We decide to get a strawberry schneeballen and take it back to...More

Thank JennShio
Reviewed June 7, 2017

The town's signature pastry item is the snowball, a ball of dough with one of many fillings or plain with sugar or a number of icings on it. It is kind of dry, so order a coffee to go with it. Hailing from Eastern PA,...More

Thank tank1050
Reviewed May 30, 2017

It's a giant ball of fried pastry strips coated in any flavor you can imagine - stick to the powdered sugar one - it's the best and not too rich (those chocolate ones were overkill). They are sold all over the town so buy it...More

Thank BandBsrus
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

I stopped by for a schneeballen and the staff were friendly and welcoming. The schneeballen were yummy, I had the chocolate covered one.

Thank Les L
Reviewed April 17, 2017 via mobile

Try snowball, the sweet of rothenburg , thus shop offer live cooking snowball and there are so many favors. We try bailey and it's good. One ball with bailey is 3 euro and cappuccino 2.30 euro

Thank sketsarin
Reviewed April 15, 2017

Come by this place and grab a Schneeballen. Snow balls for English speaking folk. These tasty treats have been original to this area for a long as most locals can remember. They are very tasty from the original with just powdered sugar to the more...More

Thank David B
Reviewed March 27, 2017

A must taste! These unique desserts are a must try. There is a flavor for everyone! Try them with a hot cup of coffee or tea.

Thank BineQuilts
Reviewed December 26, 2016

We noticed this Biscuit which looks like “Muffin Cake” in many shops in Rothenburg. I don’t remember seeing it in any other German town. So, we stopped in this small shop to buy some. It is crunchy and the taste was fairly goods with different...More

Thank TQ_Travel-Quest
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  • Address: Obere Schmiedgasse 7, 91541, Rothenburg, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Franconia  >  Middle Franconia  >  Rothenburg
  • Phone Number: +49 9861 938563
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