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Guglhupf Cafe & Restaurant

2706 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd Ste 1, Durham, NC 27707-2841
+1 919-401-2600
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (115 reviews)
“schnitzel” (41 reviews)
“bread” (102 reviews)
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7:30 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
American, German, Cafe, European, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2706 Durham Chapel Hill Blvd Ste 1, Durham, NC 27707-2841
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Usually when I go to a German Restaurant I expect a lot of the beer garden type ambience. Not at the Guglhupf. It has more of the feel of an upscale cafe or a European metro restaurant. Still very nice just not what I expected....More

Thank David M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love this restaurant and bakery, but the worst part is wondering how many times you will have to go out on 15-501 business to circle the building for a parking spot. Places are at weird angles (where I have been boxed in by a...More

Thank R W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

1st time eating here: GREAT FOOD, waiter was very knowledgeable and pleasant. Food takes a bit but; well worth the wait. Atmosphere is quiet & casual! I will be going back! HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!

Thank Marshall C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking forward to eating there for some time. I ordered the black forrest with gouda and my wife one of their specialty salads with bacon. 1 side of penne pasta, chips and 2 waters. The sandwich was tasty however hardly much ham and...More

Thank George C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Guglhupf has delucious food. I love their brunch menu.... need to try dinner! For brunch you order at the counter and they deliver to you. There is a beautiful outside garden.... when it is not too hot. My husband and I had our first meeting...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 2 July 2018

The best German bakery around. The atmosphere inside and outside is also very nice . Good coffee and pastries, but the cakes are superb. Those are our special treats for family birthdays. The brunch /lunch menu has very good items in there too with schnitzel...More

Thank tamara b
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Their breads are fantastic. Pastries are excellent. Try the pecan cranberry bread and the cream horned

Thank grannyonthemountain
Reviewed 10 June 2018

I love german food and was disappointed with the selection. I lived in germany over 10 years and know what is sold in a german restaurant. The food was good but the selection not so. The bakery desert was very good.

2  Thank gtadennis
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

Good food with a littl5 bit of a 'German attitude'but lots if really good made to order food choices. Only in Durham you say.....pity!

Thank GrandpafromNC
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Very cool vibe with fantastic coffee and pastries. Food is good quality. I would highly recommend to anyone in the Durham area or visiting.

Thank Greg A
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Hannah L
6 January 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, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
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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Established in 1998, this innovative bakery, cafe & restaurant serves contemporary cuisine with a nod to its southern German roots, emphasizing local and seasonal ingredients. We are not your traditional Hofbräuhaus and you do not need to dig out your Lederhosen…we celebrate the progressive, modern aspects of our heritage.
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