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Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia Restaurants

Kaffeehaus Riquet

  • Schulmachergässchen 1 Map It
  • Leipzig
  • Café

Updated 11/07/2013

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The restored art nouveau house dates from 1908. Riquet is a company that has had dealings in the coffee trade in Africa and East Asia since 1745, as is indicated by the large elephant heads adorning the facade of the building. The upstairs section houses a pleasant Viennese-style coffeehouse—the best views are had from up here—while downstairs is noisier and more active. Afternoon coffee and cake are one of Leipzig's special pleasures (in a country with an obsession

for coffee and cake), and Riquet is the best place in the city to satisfy the urge.

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Schulmachergässchen 1, Leipzig, D–04109, Germany

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  • No credit cards
  • No dinner.

Updated 11/07/2013


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