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Zeil 1, 60313 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 283327
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“cake” (3 reviews)
“fresh salad” (2 reviews)
“iced coffee” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Zeil 1, 60313 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
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Reviewed May 17, 2017 via mobile

Found Cafe Maingold by chance and so pleased we did. Quirky and funky it has a cool, chilled vibe . We enjoyed drinks on the courtyard and were delighted with the handwritten menu - beautiful fresh salads and grilled sheep cheese to start , there...More

Thank alikattt
Reviewed February 19, 2017 via mobile

Their cakes are worth the visit alone but it's a bit crowded because it's very popular. In the summertime it's very cozy to sit outside underneath the cute little light bulbs.

Thank Annasara Y
Reviewed February 14, 2017

I visited a few times since we moved to Frankfurt. During the weekends it takes a bit of time to get served, but they have really nice wine and cakes (the carrot cake!), so it is worth the waiting. Cozy atmosphere.

Thank Ivona P p
Reviewed November 30, 2016

Travelling from London to Vienna by train in a day involves two changes, a tight one in Brussels and a more leisurely two hours or so in Frankfurt. My inclination was to stay near the station, within reach of departure boards and tannoy announcements but...More

Thank bluebell19
Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

Had a nice iced coffee and chocolate tart Food was nice but the waffle we ordered arrived 5 minutes before everything else.. Waffle was quite expensive compared to the cake ~15 euro for cake, waffle and 2 iced coffees

Thank Florian W
Reviewed September 5, 2016

It's been long 10 years that Maingold offers Frankfurter superb coffee with homemade cakes. The place is decorated as an appartment with lots of old (antique?) sofas, chairs and couches. In summer you can enjoy the little garden outside. In the downtown of Frankfurt and...More

Thank Olga A
Reviewed August 13, 2016

Found this lovely place on a night out in Frankfurt, it was open after most other places closed on that Monday night. It has several cosy rooms with an array of seating options, plus an outside area under some shady trees, next to a park....More

Thank Bethany C
Reviewed June 23, 2016

This café is located close to Zeil, Frankfurts shopping centre. It has a nice, old fashioned atmosphere, good quality of drinks and food and prices are ok (only thing I am missing is Moroccan mint tea :) ). It is a really good location for...More

Thank Benedikt G
Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

Came across this little ace with lovely outside seating with blankets on the chairs. Inside its like little living rooms .we oders a lovley glass of rosé wine and orangina as it was lovely weather and we needed to cool down from the sun. I...More

Thank davide79_12
Reviewed April 21, 2016

Maingold is at the eastern end of the Zeil. The style is relaxed but chic with a youngish crowd in their 30's. The food is excellent, fresh salads, some pasta dishes etc and it's a great place for couples or friends to get together.

Thank Bracey123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zeil 1, 60313 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Hesse  >  Frankfurt>  > Innenstadt
  • Neighborhood: Innenstadt
  • Phone Number: +49 69 283327
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