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Bastian's

#88 of 1,778 Restaurants in Cologne
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Auf dem Berlich 3-5, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49(0)221 25083412
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Popular for obvious reasons.

Food is very good, service is good but it is very busy. We had a scrambled egg on bread with salad. Generous portions and delicious food.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
Abigail D
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
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96 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

Food is very good, service is good but it is very busy. We had a scrambled egg on bread with salad. Generous portions and delicious food.

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

I enjoy going here everytime. The bread is fantastic and if you take the potato soup you will get it in a bread which is simply delicous also the other food I tried was delicous.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

A lovely place that seemed to have everything you need for a great start to wondering around Cologne. Open plan, the smell of the onsite bakery, wonderful coffee and really helpful staff. Try the eggs and bacon!

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Bremen, Germany
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12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Great place for brunch in the centre of Köln: a wide selection of homemade breads, pastries and cakes, topped up with all the traditional brunch dishes (ham, cheese, scrambled eggs...). The place is large, with a lot of tables, though it can get quite crowded on the weekends. The staff are nice and friendly, which helps create a relaxing atmosphere.... More 

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127 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

My partner and I had a late breakfast at 1100 hours on Saturday in a very crowded and busy cafe. Given its popularity and positive reviews there's the usual long queue. The service is good albeit relatively slow due to the volume of orders. The menu is very extensive and caters to almost every personal preference. We truly enjoyed the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Yummy breakfast/brunch - huge selection of meats, cheeses, egg, bacon, fruit. The scrambled eggs are very good as are all the breads and croissants. Good hangover brunch after NYE :)

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

This place is brilliant for brunch. A tad pricey for Cologne but same as you would pay in London. Portions were very big and the coffee was excellent.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Bastian's is a really nice place to eat sth fast and to drink coffee. I certainly recomend the gulash soupe, as it is served inside a bread ! Resonable prices. Only disadvantage, but only in my opinion, there is a lot of noise from people talking really loud.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Ok let's be clear, on average breakfast costs 11 euro's but included freshly baked bread and great great coffee. Next day tried a different cheaper place but this actually worked out more expensive when we included the pretty naff coffee. Bastians coffee was very very superior. We had omelette and a huge fried breakfast. Great stuff and regret not going... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Popped in here for lunch after wandering round a couple of Christmas markets. Very busy, and clearly family friendly as there were several small children running around, but at times they were in danger of colliding with the waiting staff, so it was a bit stressful. I chose the broccoli and mushroom tart from the specials board. It was a... More 

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  • Address: Auf dem Berlich 3-5, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne
  • Phone Number: +49(0)221 25083412

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