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Cafe Middelberg

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Rethelstr. 6, 52062 Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
24139167
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Arbroath, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An aunt brought us here for what 'in her opinion' were the best cakes in Aachen. It didn't disappoint and it would be hard to argue with her opinion. A spectacular selection of cakes on show. A breakfast buffet and lunch/dinner menu also available. Will visit again next time in Aachen.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice cakes definitely (especially the apple pie). Horrible Irish coffee: diluted low standard coffee, I am still wondering where was the whisky and no taste cream...

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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91 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

They claim to be one of the better coffeeshops and they certainly are. High quality cakes (cheese cake, black forest, fruit ...) and excellent coffee at a reasonable price. In addition they serve breakfast and afternoon meals. Our favorite place to have a coffee in Aachen.

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Hollis
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

THE best tarts, cakes, pies, pastries and chocolates. Amazing breakfast buffet all week. Order in advance, they are usually booked solid.

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Kimberley, United Kingdom
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

There you will find a mouthwatering selection of the finest cakes. I think over my years in Aachen I've tried them all. To eat in or take away. They do a fabulous muesli too. Biscuits, chocolates and even savoury quiches. They also do brunch and lunches. Worth a visit, but making up your mind which to choose will be hard.

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Bath
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

If you love cakes and biscuits and other mouthwatering fineries of the kind, endulge yourself here and don't count the calories. If I were a dog, even thinking of the variety of bakeware and the cake art exhibits in this place I would start to salivate ! Go on, treat yourself and take some home or make somebody happy. We... More 

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Surrey, UK
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016

Middelberg has a big selection of cakes and tortes and I love the place. Dont go if you are on a diet, the temptation is just too big. They have a branch near Burtscheid too but if you are looking for a place to stop in between shopping or walkaround the old town, this place is great.

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Aachen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
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127 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

It's hard to find any comparable breakfast in Aachen. But lately it feels like they don't maintain their quality. There is still a great choice of cheese, cold cuts, cereals, cakes, eggs, sausages and more but the quality starts to dwindle. An hour before end of breakfast time they don't refill the breadrolls. The Juice dispencer has to be repaired... More 

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Thank Marcus M
Aachen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

I have been there few times and i absolutely liked it! Always fresh. Some people say there are the best cakes and sweets in the hole city and i agree.

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oklahoma city
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Came here wanting a nice brunch. Was not disappointed. They have a good variety of things to eat. Decent quality. Lots of cold sliced meats and cheeses, breads for your typical German breakfast. Eggs, sausage, meatballs, yogurts, fruit, small salad items. There's also lunch items like stroganoff, vegetables, cream soup, etc. But it's obvious when you first walk in where... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
German, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rethelstr. 6, 52062 Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Aachen
  • Phone Number: 24139167

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?