As winter rolls in and the weather start to turn, sometimes you can get a little stuck for ideas to keep yourself entertained. Fortunately, Hahndorf is still alive and buzzing all year round with a range of awesome foodie delights to tingle your taste buds.
We all know baked goodies are the perfect winter warmers and no trip to Hahndorf is complete without a sneaky pit stop at one (or all) of the delicious bakeries found on the main street. Lucky for you, we know where the best bakeries can be found in and around Hahndorf so you can indulge in a few delectable treats next time you’re in town.
From pies, pasties and sausage rolls to savory slices as well as some downright delicious German and Australian style cakes and pastries, Otto’s Bakery has it all. Creating fresh baked goods daily using only the finest of ingredients, this local gem has something for everyone, even if you’re only after a freshly made sandwich. However, if you really are craving that sweet fix, Otto’s is known for their award-winning vanilla slice which certainly doesn’t disappoint. Stop by for lunch and explore the rest of Hahndorf with a smile on your face (not to mention a full tummy too).
9 Main St, Hahndorf // Otto's Bakery Facebook Page
If you’ve come to Hahndorf seeking some German delights, this quirky little bakery located just off the main street is the place to go. As the only specialised German bakery in the town, make your way to this cake shop if you’re after some of the most beautiful breads and pretzels. Not only are they well sought after for a pretzel, they also serve up a scrumptious Beesting, apple strudel and black forest cake. You can also get your hands on a range of homemade pies, pasties, fresh rolls and sandwiches as well as German sausages. For a glimpse into a what a café in Germany is really like, you can’t go past this local gem.
2 Pine Ave, Hahndorf // The German Cake Shop Facebook Page
This German style bakery and café located in the heart of Hahndorf’s main street is a popular foodie destination for locals and tourists. Baking for more than 30 years in the town, the family have long been creating their wide range of German cakes, pies and pasties. Best known for their Beesting cake and jam berliner (actually a German treat in origin), as well as their moreish baked goods, this café will certainly satisfy the hungriest of tummy grumbles. Sourcing all of their ingredients as locally as possible with all of their cakes, pies and pasties homemade on premise, it’s easy to see why Kaffeehaus is a favourite among visitors who keep coming back for more. Grab a coffee and a cake and venture Hahndorf with a spring in your step.
51 Main Street, Hahndorf // Kaffeehaus Fine Foods