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Hefengasse 1, 99084, Erfurt, Thuringia, Germany
+49 4936 16604666
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good31%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible13%
4 Jan 2017
“Nice place to relax with kids”
23 Mar 2017
“Outstanding food and nice location”
Open Now
07:30 - 21:30All hours
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Hefengasse 1, 99084, Erfurt, Thuringia, Germany
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Reviewed 24 March 2017

I really enjoyed having several meals at this place. Outstanding organic food, my favorite is the spicy veggie rice dish. And sometimes if you're lucky there are mango smoothies. Prices are ok. Not too long waiting times and generally there is always a place to...More

Thank Curt C
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Food was not so delicious as was the comfort to get a cofee/Juice/beer without a toddler pestering you. They have a small kids play area with some toys which can keep them busy. Nice Juices!

Thank ankismile
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Good salad, good curry, falafel & avocado burger simple 'n good. Fresh delicious juices. All in one worth a visit.

Thank Johannes P
Reviewed 19 June 2016

As a vegetarian, I struggle to find places to eat in Germany with a variety of fresh options. At Cognito I was spoilt for choice, and it all tasted great. My husband also had the chicken curry and loved it. This is not fine-dining but...More

Thank breannfallon
Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

The atmosphere in this restaurant is pretty nice and comfortable. The price is however a bit high, though they emphasize the vegan and healthy style, i think it doesnt absolute worth it. At least for the avocado burritos I have ordered for €8.28 with cheese,...More

Thank Effi C
Reviewed 1 December 2013

Nice thai food, good tomato mozzarella cheese sandwich with choice of sandwich or panino. people know english, they are nice and friendly. good choices of organic salads to opt from. nice organic tea and other drinks available. also for those who would like to they...More

Thank Prani2013
Reviewed 15 August 2013

What a friendly and helpful staff. If it's not on the menu they make it. At least for breakfast. Strong wi-fi. Good location. Fresh fresh food. Made my way back here everyday during our stay.

Thank edreedco
Reviewed 19 March 2013

We didn't want to pay 10 Euro p.p. for breakfast at the Ibis Hotel where we were staying, so we ventured out and ran across Cognito. Then I remembered reading about it on T.A. & in Rick Steve's book. We went into this health food...More

Thank Juliana_10
Reviewed 3 March 2013

We spent a few hours here after touring the city of Erfurt. Our hotel room at the monastery didn't have wifi, so we settled in here with a bowl of curried chicken and rice. The atmosphere was really great, with a coffee house vibe. The...More

Thank Deidra R
Reviewed 4 February 2012

Great place to eat. I always endup there when I'm in Erfurt. Atmosphere, food and location spot on (try the curries). Just don't order black tea.

Thank Bizzy6
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hefengasse 1, 99084, Erfurt, Thuringia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Thuringia  >  Erfurt
  • Phone Number: +49 4936 16604666
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