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Guglhupf 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%
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“brunch” (97 reviews)
“schnitzel” (47 reviews)
“bread” (95 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM 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

Stopped in for breakfast on a weekday. Special beverage of the day was turmeric latte, it was delicious. We each had an omelette which came with a cup of fruit (cantaloupe, grapes, pineapple). Omelettes were prepared perfectly and the fruit was fresh. Atmosphere was loud.

Thank KS K
Reviewed 1 week ago

This cafe is hugely popular for brunch and lunch, but it is very nice at dinner. With the lights lowered and candles flickering on the tables it is a warm atmosphere. The menu is primarily German, but local fish is offered as well. There are...More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Guglhopf is two restaurants in one. During the day it serves breakfast and lunch in an informal format where you order at the counter and food is brought to your table either inside or outside. At night, it is a full-service restaurant with a more...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I live near Wake Forest and decided to make the 40 minute drive to Durham to give Guglhupf a try. Although the reviews hail it as an accomplished bakery it was the schnitzel I was after. Unfortunately German cuisine is extremely scarce in North Carolina...More

Thank tailsock
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Guglhupf is many things...upscale for dinner on the expensive side but with excellent offerings. Brunch and lunch are much more casual and affordable and also great. Their bakery is beyond compare, so plan to take some of their amazing pastries home with you!

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good food, they try to be different, not a typical German restaurant. Lots of veg options. Seemed like small portions, or maybe too big plates, but was enough food without getting stuffed. Unique.

Thank Richard G
Reviewed February 10, 2018

Had dinner there during a recent visit. I didn't love it. It is a highly rated place in Durham. It was fairly crowded. The food is odd, I get that it is a specific cuisine, but the selections were limited and there was no solid...More

Thank finesilver
Reviewed February 8, 2018 via mobile

Slightly dissapoited, my wife had the schnitzel which is much smaller than it used to be, somewhat dry as though it had been pre-fried and then reheated for serving, spaetzle of course would come with this meal in an authentic German restaurant but here it...More

Thank Mirv W
Reviewed February 6, 2018

Great Bakery, limited menu selection for breakfast but the pancakes were delish as was the Arnold benedict. Great place for when the weather is nicer, as they have a lot of outside seating.

Thank ncfisherCharlotteNC
Reviewed February 5, 2018

This past Friday PM dining at Guglhupf was pure joy - delicious as always, civil dining and stellar service. The servers and hostess were so professional, bubbly (but not overly), attentive and gracious. what a great nearby spot this is w/o getting into the maze...More

Thank Mark H
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Hannah L
January 6, 2018|
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Response from carolinanorte | Reviewed this property |
i don't know; my guess would be not, as Geuglhupf Cafe offers wine; but why not give them a call and ask. 919.401.2600
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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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