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Coffe Baum


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German, Cafe, Central European, European
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

Tasty cakes in an old, historic buildings with several rooms. Very nice service and fast as well. However, the last couple of times the tables were reserved for very large groups.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lumaD
Reviewed November 1, 2018

walking in the foodsteps of all the famous people in history - you need to see this place - a institution and cultural landmark of the city. you get the best selection of cakes and patries here and perfect to have a coffee, tea or...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank UdoLandow
Reviewed June 22, 2018

I don't know why the coffee museum isn't a separate listing under Trip Advisor. Tucked away above the Coffee Baum restaurant which they tell me is the oldest operating coffee shop in Leipzig dating back to the 17th century, the museum is free, it is...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank Gearhead85
Reviewed May 4, 2018

This was opened in 1711 and was once frequented by Germany's most revered composers, writers and philosophers. The upper floors are used by the City Museum as a museum of coffee history and culture. Sadly, this seems to have become a tourist trap. It was...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Angela C
Reviewed November 17, 2017

Coffe Baum (Coffee Tree) opened in 1556 and has a museum on the upper floors of this cafe about the history of the building and Arabian coffee. We had a very good meal, fast and friendly service and a good cappuccino afterward.

Date of visit: November 2017
1  Thank md2242
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

I have to admit, I'm a coffee lover! So I couldn't be happier to visit a museum about the coffee history in Leipzig. It was really amazing and I was in love with it. But.... I ordered an espresso and it was nothing special together...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank robertorN3355ZP
Reviewed October 2, 2017

we spent a few hours in the Lehmannsche Room, quite nice but food was only ok, nothing spectacular. during the day, check out the coffee museum

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank FOL-1003
Reviewed September 6, 2017

We visited as a group - the building is very interesting and so is the little museum. The actual cafe has awful looking cakes - very fake and tired looking, I didn't try them. My friends had cake and it looked pretty average, we ordered...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Janice G
Reviewed September 2, 2017

Oldest Coffee Shop in Europe. Wonderful historic district location. Nice Museum upstairs. Wonderful coffee, pastries and food. A must visit when in Leipzig!

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Ingrid M
Reviewed August 3, 2017

On a sunny day with the fountain outside it is actually quite pleasant to take a break and have a coffee and sample one of the local pastries.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank gremmietraveller
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