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Schmalznudel - Cafe Frischhut

Praelat-Zistl-Str. 8, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
+49 89 26023156
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“fried dough” (11 reviews)
“doughnuts” (16 reviews)
“pastry” (8 reviews)
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German, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Praelat-Zistl-Str. 8, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The cafe appears in several guidebooks as possibly being the best doughnut ever. I'd put up a Krispy Kreme against the offering any time. The doughnut is good but not great and pricey for what you get. Our waitress couldn't wait to get the sugar...More

Thank plschilt
Reviewed 1 week ago

This popular Munich city centre institution serves just a few types of traditional pastries, one of which, the 'Schmalznudel', (a crisp oil fried doughnut of sorts), gives this great cafe its local nickname. I stopped here for breakfast one morning during a few days in...More

Thank Roberts69
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Really friendly service, spoke great English and were really helpful. Simple menu which and the Schmalznudel was fantastic.

Thank RTR_MM
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Ordered the schmalznudel, the fried round bread with a sink hole in the middle and it was dipped into sugar. It's plain and tasted not too bad with the sugar coating. Crispy on the outside and soft on the inside. Cost 2 euros btw

1  Thank Kaiwithacloud
Reviewed 11 April 2017

OK this is an easy review to write. This place basically does one thing in a couple of different shapes and its nothing fancy. Schmalznudel is basically a doughnut. They are fried to order and you forget the diet, throw loads of sugar of them...More

1  Thank Getmearoom
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We had breakfast here one of the days we were visiting Munich. These are some of the best pastries we've had in our trips all over the world. Everything was so fresh and flavors were subtle. They don't have a lot of choices but what...More

1  Thank syladom
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

It is well located and the place is big, there is table outside and inside. The typical german food are really great. Staff speak a good english and have patience to explain about the food.

Thank Carolinamannna
Reviewed 6 April 2017

This place is a must visit in case you are looking for local delicacies in Munich. It's one of the oldest and most famous bakeries in Munich. This is a must visit when in Munich.

Thank Amit V
Reviewed 26 March 2017

If you want to see what heaven taste like, go to this cafe. We had the schmalznudel and a kropfin (donut) and they were WONDERFUL. We even went back the next day. The cappuccinos were also very delicious. I would recommend this is everyone. MUST...More

1  Thank ambermulle
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Its a very nice place to drink your coffee or tea and taste the traditional sweets....during summer you can sit outside and have a wonderful experience

Thank Kiriakos_Skarpas
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there is a gluten free meal?? tnx
14 February 2017|
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Praelat-Zistl-Str. 8, 80331 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Bavaria  >  Upper Bavaria  >  Munich
  • Phone Number: +49 89 26023156
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