Freshly brewed: our café tips

Whether it involves alluringly aromatic coffee creations, the colourful variety of countless types of ice cream or sweet cake and pastry specialties, some of which are only available in the documenta city, in Kassel's cafés you may expect many magical and pleasurable moments which you will recall with enthusiasm for a long time in the future. Here we have put together some of the hottest café tips for you.

Salotto 1828

You will find the Salotto 1828 in a listed building on the Opernplatz in Kassel. The spacious coffee store extends over two levels and inspires with its airy ambience which offers plenty of space for stimulating conversations and cool moments. In addition to Italian coffee specialties, also on offer is  Mediterranean finger food, which is also available in vegetarian and vegan varieties. If you so wish, you can make yourself comfortable in the Salotto 1828 with your laptop and use the free Wi-Fi to work or surf the web.

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The Falada in the GRIMM WORLD on the Kassel vineyard offers you a fantastic view and grandiose culinary delights. In addition to a varied breakfast and daily menu, here you can also expect a large selection of homemade cake and pastry specialties, which promise the enjoyment that you can find in fairy tales. There are then really only two questions which remain unanswered. Which variety do I start with and would I like a bit more? You can of course also choose from a range of lovingly prepared coffee specialties.

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You can look forward to pure "Eislust" (ice cream enjoyment) in the ice cream parlour of the same name, which you can also find on the Friedrichsplatz in the heart of the city. Here you can choose from a huge variety of ice creams which change every day and are produced in the highest quality by several manufacturers in Germany. In addition to timeless favourites such as chocolate and strawberry, there are also unusual ice cream flavours such as orange-basil, salty caramel or beetroot with apple. The ice cream offer is rounded off with a choice of various freshly prepared coffee specialties. Well then: give it a try!

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Café Nenninger

The multi-award winning Caféhaus Nenninger in the heart of Kassel has been pampering its guests with delicacies from the in-house pastry shop since 1900. How about, for example, a refreshing strawberry tart, a piece of light raspberry and yoghurt cake or the legendary sour cream cake - a real Nenninger specialty with an incomparable Kassel flair! The lavish breakfast buffet and the regional “Schmeggewöhlerchen” on the lunch and dinner menu also promise maximum enjoyment

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