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Guglhupf Cafe

) #8 of 628 Restaurants in Durham €€ - €€€ American, German, Cafe
2706 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd Ste 1, Durham, NC 27707-2841
+1 919-401-2600
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (85 reviews)
“schnitzel” (36 reviews)
“potato leek” (9 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 21:30All hours
American, German, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2706 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd Ste 1, Durham, NC 27707-2841
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Needed a German food fix and expected to be "Wowed". Our expectations were not met and we were a bit disappointed. The ambiance is nice. The wait staff was attentive and polite. The food was so-so. Tried the schnitzel which was a bit dry and...More

Thank NoName007
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visit Durham several times per month, and it's a rare month that we don't have a couple of dinners here, most recently two weeks ago. Access is easy from the Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd, and there is ample off-street parking. Outdoor and indoor seating. Wait...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 3 days ago

If there are over twenty people waiting in line when a place opens, you know it must be good. Sunday brunch outside was very pleasant. We had the farmer's omelette and bircher muesli, with a delicious desert called a chocolate tartlet (signature item).

Thank Jim N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great particularly for breakfast. Lots of German specials like shnitzel, soda apple juice, etc.. Nice outdoor seating. In particular, go for the pastries and other desserts which are to die for!

Thank Anasoma
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Guglhupf has been one of our favorite restaurants for years but our last few visits for lunch and dinner have been extremely disappointing. Dinner service was super slow and none of us liked our meals even though we all ordered signature items. I have had...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant will be enjoyed by those who want to savor an informal restaurant that offers some unusual menu items great selection of German and Belgian beers.

Thank John G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visit frequently for a scrumptious pastry and perhaps a salad about once a month. Weather permitting - outside seating is the best !

Thank Sara K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We eat here often for Sunday Brunch and have on occasion for Dinner. Really like the food and the ambience We live in Chapel Hill, but it's funny because we always see everyone from Chapel Hill in Durham at the Guglhupf. Thankfully, they are opening...More

Thank 431normam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The bakery is quite good and the drip coffee is nice. Avoid the espresso drinks. It does get crowded during brunch hours, but otherwise it has plenty of seating. The dinner menu is also good, but not very friendly to vegetarians.

Thank Owl10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although they didn't let me know the sauce would be missing in order to handle a food allergy, everything was still delicious. The restaurant is beautiful inside and out, and the servers are very nice. We got some Berliners (sugared jelly doughnuts) and strawberry pannacotta...More

Thank MAP1080
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:30 - 17:00
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2706 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd Ste 1, Durham, NC 27707-2841
    (Hope Valley Road)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +1 919-401-2600
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