We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 1,722 Cologne Restaurants

Zum Alten Brauhaus

Severinstrasse 51, 50678 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany (Altstadt-Süd)
+49(0)221 60608780
Improve this listing
Ranked #722 of 1,722 Restaurants in Cologne
Neighborhood: Altstadt-Süd
Restaurant details

Hotels travelers are raving about...

Write a Review

21 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
Rating summary
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Milford, Connecticut
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Obviously they only sell Kolsch beer which is fine. Their food is reasonable. But both food and beer are overpriced. Staff is somewhat 'rude', which is not rude, just German beerhaus style. But foreigners may experience it as rude. They have lots of rooms and you definitely get the feeling you're in the 19th century which is worth the visit.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cologne, Germany
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Excellent choice for whomever seeks to dine with locals in their style. The dishes are traditional and unique, the beer flows like water and the atmosphere is authentic. The staff was kind and diligent.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2013

We visited this brauhaus twice. Once for drinks of Kolsch and once to eat. From the front it looks quite small and when we went to eat one evening it looked full. We were however taken to the back by friendly staff and shown another large room. The service was excellent and the food really good. The atmosphere was so... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Zurzach, Switzerland
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2012

Beer was good, but food so so - didn't feel to go the next day - and no it wasnt the beer !

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Zum Alten Brauhaus also viewed

Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia
Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia
Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia
Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia

Been to Zum Alten Brauhaus? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Zum Alten Brauhaus

Address: Severinstrasse 51, 50678 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Phone Number: +49(0)221 60608780
Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Altstadt-Süd

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Zum Alten Brauhaus staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?