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Weender Str. 25, 37073 Goettingen, Lower Saxony, Germany
+49 4955 150088710
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08:30 - 19:00
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Sun 13:00 - 18:30
Mon - Fri 08:30 - 19:00
Sat 08:30 - 18:30
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Brussels, Belgium
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97 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

German pastries and coffee at its best, great for an afternoon coffee or just anytime you feel like having something sweet. Very famous amongst locals.

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Thank holgers834
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

I had here a great breakfast, with their marvellous Cakes...they're so good that you letarally do not know which one to choose! Very good tea list too!

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Thank Giorgia M
New York
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We bought some confections from this famous bakery for a celebration, and we were not disappointed! We opted for their unique creation, the Georgia Augusta torte, and their special version of the Baumkuchen. And we shared a plum torte on the walk back the car. Everything was delicious. The cakes are not inexpensive, but I did not think the prices... More 

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Puerto Viejo de Sarapiqui, Costa Rica
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67 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Every time we go home to Germany to visit our family Cron & Lanz is one of our obligatory stops. The pastries are to die for, made on site, delicious, with an extraordinary diversity, and fairly priced. It is a busy place, with ample seating upstairs that can get crowded on weekends and holidays, or just abut any day! Service... More 

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Byron Bay, Australia
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

If you love traditional German baking at its ethereal best then Cron und Lanz is very hard to surpass. The cake display is a feast for the eyes and when it comes to selection indecision is totally understandable. Since fresh raspberries were in season it was not a hard choice and came down to the Himbeeren Torte. The plum torte... More 

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Dransfeld
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22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

C&L is a perfect place for ancient homemade torte, handmade pralines, chocolate and coffee house atmosphere. It doesn't matter if you sit outside in the pedestrian zone in front of C&L, at the 2nd floor or on the patio for breakfast, brunch, torte or pralines along with coffee specialities, tea or my favorite Vienna Melange and Bohemian Plums.

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London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

Ok, so it's a hangout for elderly couples and ladies who lunch, but for a bit of old school grandeur and nice crockery, you can't beat it. Cake was tasty, and I didn't find the portion small as other reviewers seem to have found. Service was efficient and formal, but not rude. Wish I'd had time to go back and... More 

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Thank edgerose
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100 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2016

Located in the heart of the high street of Göttingen (Weender Straße) this is quite a traditional place for cakes and some candies. Not all cakes displayed on the menu are available (which happens when things are prepared freshly, of course), still variety is quite good. Taste is average, however, and unfortunately sizes are really, really small. So more of... More 

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Thank Martin B
Odessa, Ukraine
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661 reviews
432 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 246 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Candy store inside is quite ok, however cakes prices differ from what is stated on the labels. Outside cafe waiter denied ordering the cakes, requesting to come inside and brought cold coffee. Outrageous. Avoid.

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Thank AndersUA
Goettingen, Germany
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

When you walk into this café, the charme of oldern days hits you straight away with a smell of old citizen's home. And the waitresses have the charme of Nazi-Deutschland. My girlfriend and I had a coffee and cake (which both lack excellency for the price you have to pay for it) at this place and when we were done,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$20
Cuisine
German, Cafe, International
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 18:30
Monday
08:30 - 19:00
Tuesday
08:30 - 19:00
Wednesday
08:30 - 19:00
Thursday
08:30 - 19:00
Friday
08:30 - 19:00
Saturday
08:30 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Weender Str. 25, 37073 Goettingen, Lower Saxony, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Lower Saxony  >  Goettingen
  • Phone Number: +49 4955 150088710

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