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C'est la Vie

Koelnstr. 177, 53111 Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 228 85034488
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (4 reviews)
“pastry” (3 reviews)
“cakes” (7 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Koelnstr. 177, 53111 Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably the best café I’ve ever visited in west Germany and the Crêpe is definitely worth trying here. So tasty. Coffee is good too. Staff here are very nice as well. The only thing you need to be careful about is that all the cakes...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank libeiw2018
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

This place has the best pastries and tarts in Bonn. It would be an easy 5 stars, but the coffee is quite average...

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Aitor N
Reviewed 4 October 2018

As an a American and Bonn local who has lived in France, I highly recommend this quaint little pâtisserie. It closes at 6pm, but it is a lovely place to grab lunch with a friend or sit and enjoy a cappuccino and a fresh, handmade...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank starlitfidelity
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

The Café “C‘est la vie” is a small piece of France in Bonn. Its delicious Tartelettes, Baguettes, Ciabattas, (...etc.)are something you shouldn’t miss out when traveling to this city! I would recommend to go from Tuesday to Friday because it tends to be very full...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Mariana E
Reviewed 10 August 2018

This place is pastry heaven! They serve sweet and savory pastries, pies, cakes and even brunch. It might be difficult to have a table during brunch and they might already have too less varieties by mid-afternoon. Not for people on diet! ;-) It is located...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank AkoSiAys
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

My wife and I, as well as many friends, have been here in multiple occasions. The food is generally very good, as is the customer service. However, we will not be returning. We went there today for an early lunch and everything was perfectly fine...More

Date of visit: February 2018
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Great little place in Bonn Altstadt. The pastries are really delicious, as is the brioche breakfast! Coffees and fresh juice is also very tasty. Great place for breakfast/brunch or to takeaway pastries

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Hichchi
Reviewed 16 December 2017

The place is small and not small, quite awesome environment for breakfast, at least that's what I did. I enjoy every moment of it.. i highly recommend it if its just for coffee or etc :)

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank yuuaman
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Main Entrance isnt that attractive but the spread of french pastries is wide and inviting. Had both fried eggs and scrambled eggs and also banana choc crepe, complete with coffee and hot chocolate. Fried eggs on toast was great. Esp the toast bread with a...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Gielock
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

My new friend Zoe took me here because it is one of her favorite places. I had a delicious quiche served on a beautiful board. What a nice thing to replace pottery or even worse plastic plates with beautiful wood that stores carbon and reduces...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank wayne300944
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 18:30
07:30 - 18:30
07:30 - 18:30
07:30 - 18:30
07:30 - 18:30
07:30 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Koelnstr. 177, 53111 Bonn, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Bonn
  • Phone Number: +49 228 85034488
Französische Patisserie, Creperie, Bistro
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