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) #4 of 9 Dessert in Linz #96 of 402 Places to Eat in Linz $$ - $$$ German, , Cafe
Krankenhausstrasse 1, Linz 4020, Austria
+43 732 77328819
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good27%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
1 week ago
“Good pastry restaurant, Linzer Torte in itself is not so great for my taste.”
16 Feb 2017
“Great traditional Linzer Torte...takes credit card”
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German, Austrian, Cafe, European
$$ - $$$
Krankenhausstrasse 1, Linz 4020, Austria
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My review is about Jindrak's branch in Herrenstrasse (near the Mariendom) which, by the way, according the company web site is where all started in 1929. We had a snack in that venue, with two espressos, one cappuccino and two slices of Linzer Torte, all...More

Thank freesailorIT
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

first the place was inside without any air flow in a very hot day. the coffee was quite mediocre . the tarte was good but it would have been less dry with some fresh crea. overall not very exciting

Thank nicolas s
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

They take credit card! The coffee was delicious and the Linzer Torte was delicious. Service was great. Will go back if in Linz again. Very clean bathrooms as well.

Thank AASmith12345
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I cannot even begin to understand how people recommend this venue as the number 1 bakery for the famous Linzer Torte, and how the bakery itself abuses this reputation so blatantly. I ordered a slice of Linzer Torte and a slice of a layer cake,...More

Thank Gideon_Pisanty
Reviewed 9 November 2015

Konditorei Jindrak is famous for its Linzer Torte which is being made here since 1929. It is the oldest known cake in the world. It is a delicious Austrian torte made by confectioner Jindrak. We bought a small one for €7.85 to take back home....More

Thank Phiroza304554
Reviewed 25 October 2015

Recommended by a local friend, the cafe has decent (not amazing) coffee and is home to the Linzer Torte, apparently one of the oldest cakes in the world. A nice little place to start the day.

Thank Jared P
Reviewed 20 October 2015

Great cakes, yes, terrific, tastes, traditional, alright. We kept buying them from time to time, for friends, customers, etc. Got one more today: approx 25 euros for the biggest "Linzertorte", comes in a nice carton alright. However: asking for a plain plastic carrying bag -...More

Thank navratil46140
Reviewed 9 May 2015

I would not travel to Linz to have a cake and cup of coffee in the Jindrak Konditorei, but if you happen to be in the center of Linz, this cake shop and cafe is a good option. You can taste the local Linz Cake...More

Thank Petra_Akn
Reviewed 8 February 2015

A linz tourist website recommended the linzer torte here, so we stopped off after visiting the cathedral. I was a bit disappointed. The cakes were wonderful, and coffee ok, but bought the surroundings a bit basic and waitress staff rather unwelcoming. Not worth a special...More

Thank Maria F
Reviewed 28 December 2014

We ordered topfen strudel with vanilla sauce and 2 cups of coffee. The coffee came straight away but the strudel took 25 minutes (when all they have to do is reheat it). The people at the table next to us who arrived and ordered after...More

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German, Austrian, Cafe, European
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Seating, Waitstaff
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  • Address: Krankenhausstrasse 1, Linz 4020, Austria
  • Location: Europe  >  Austria  >  Upper Austria  >  Linz
  • Phone Number: +43 732 77328819
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