1. Kaffeesaurus – combines a roasty, bakery and café all in one.

The store is truly impressive, not just in terms of its appearance, but also because of the amazing taste of their beverages like flat white, cappuccino, and more. It’s no surprise that they have their own coffee roastery and use their own beans. Additionally, they have a bakery in the store where they bake fresh sourdough bread every day for their delicious Kaffeesaurus breakfast. You can enjoy tasty sandwiches with eggs Benedict or avocado, and for those with a sweet tooth, there are delightful treats like pumpkin pie and banana bread. In a nutshell, you can have a delightful breakfast, scrumptious pastries, and excellent coffee all day long in the heart of Cologne.

📍Friedensplatz 15, Cologne

2. Brunch at Café Jakubowski on the „Schäl Sick“.

There aren’t many good breakfast cafés in Mülheim, but Café Jakubowski stands out in this area of the Schäl Sick. Located in a charming historic building on the corner of Mülheimer Freiheit and Buchheimer Straße, this café has become a beloved institution over the years. When it comes to breakfast, they offer a wide range of options including muesli, eggs, porridge, cornflakes, and mouthwatering American pancakes. They even have a vegan breakfast on the menu. And if you find yourself hungry after hours, they also serve salads, sandwiches, soup, and burgers. After enjoying a delicious meal, you can take a leisurely stroll by the river Rhein, just a short walk away.

📍Mülheimer Freiheit 54, Cologne

3. Café Caprista – italian vacation mood in Ehrenfeld.

Walking into Cafe Caprista, guests see a colorful tile floor under their feet and a sea of lemons above their heads. It’s no coincidence that you feel like you’re on vacation here, as the owners were inspired by the Italian island of Capri. Not only the appearance of the small café, but also the daily breakfast at Caprista creates a warm feeling and a good mood. Here, you can find Italian Cornetto Pistachio – croissants filled with pistachio cream – and also pancakes, colorful smoothie bowls, Strammer Max and Eggs Benedict in different variations.

📍Venloer Str. 380, Cologne

Vertical shot of pancakes with fruits on the top at breakfast
Pancakes lovers 🙋‍♀️🙋‍♀️
4. Café Wölkchen – a living room feeling in Nippes.

Café Wölkchen, situated in a peaceful location away from the hustle and bustle of Nippes, is the perfect place to start your day off on a relaxing note. You can enjoy a delicious breakfast here from 9:30am onwards, which includes a variety of breakfast plates, muesli, scrambled eggs, sweet and savory waffles, Strammer Max, croissants, and avocado rolls. Vegans can also request a customized breakfast, and children can choose from an additional menu that offers pasta with tomato sauce and babyccino. Apart from breakfast, Café Wölkchen also serves homemade cakes, soups, and other delightful treats.

📍Kempener Strasse 34, Cologne

5. Café Buur – current influencer breakfast spot #1, for a reason.

Café Buur, situated near the city center, is a well-known spot for breakfast enthusiasts in the Cologne area. This charming café offers a variety of unique and extraordinary breakfast options such as smoothie bowls, bagels with bacon, and creatively presented whole menus, including vegan choices. The best part is that you can enjoy breakfast here all day long, from 9 am to 6 pm, so even if you had a late night, you won’t miss out. Just keep in mind that this place is quite popular, so expect a bustling crowd eager to savor their delicious breakfast delights.

📍Richard-Wagner-Strasse 28, Cologne

After satisfying your hunger, if you’re eager to explore the city to the fullest, look no further! We’ve compiled a list of must-visit places in the city that you simply cannot afford to miss. Check it out right here!

Bon appétit ! J&T