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Food & Drink

Restaurant Orangerie

In the Orangerie Pavilion Oriental and Mediterranean delicacies combine deliciously. When it is warm the sun terrace with its fountains offers an additional southern ambience. There are countless possibilities to spend a magical day or evening with the cuisine “around the Mediterranean”.

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Restaurant-Café Orangerie
Virchowstr. 167, Orangerie entrance
Tel.: +49 (0)201 / 6153700

Opening Times
from sunday to friday: 12:00 until 22:00 o'clock, on saturdays: 14:00 until 22:00 o'clock, during warm weather conditions also until 00:00 o'clock.

Open during summer and good weather conditions. Season starts on Easter.


The Kurhaus Blumenhof and the Wassergarten (Water Garden) are surrounded by luscious greenery and blossoming plants, palms and a pond with water fountains. For shure it is one of the most impressive beergarden locations in Essen. It is open during good weather conditions in summer. Info-Tel.: +49 (0)201 / 6153700.

Information und Reservation
Tel.: +49 (0) 176 / 84 74 61 18

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You can get small snacks or drinks from the kiosks on the Kranichwiese, the Margarethensee, the Tierhof, at the Grugabad (Gruga Pool) and at the Landhaus.