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Frankenwerft 21, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
2212574540
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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  • 21
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Loved the food

Altough I think the restaurant is way too dark, the food is good. I chose some German traditional food and it had a great taste.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 24, 2015
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

Altough I think the restaurant is way too dark, the food is good. I chose some German traditional food and it had a great taste.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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26 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

The restaurants sells itself a real German-Koln type of establishment but to our big disappointment, it only offers the worst possible version of this cuisine. If not for our big group, we would have not ended up in this restaurant. Unfortunately, we 15 persons it was quiet difficult to book a place in Koln during the Christmas Market time. Anyway,... More 

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Houston, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

We stopped in here for awhile for a few drinks with friends. The only reason I give it such a low rating was the service was lacking tremendously. For me to say this is something, I'm usually the last to downgrade a place because of service, but the guy we had was approaching intolerable. Beer was good and wine a... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We popped over to Cologne to the Christmas markets on the 21st December, we were only in Cologne for 3 days but stopped here for our evening meal and I'm glad we did! Very friendly atmosphere as soon as you walked in and each table had a candle making it feel more romantic. When I'm in Germany I always try... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

This restaurant is in a hotel. The decoration is so lovely. It has many kinds of beers. We had Koeln local beer, it was quite nice. We didn't have any meals though, they looked so nice. It's located on river side. It also has outside seats, so you'll enjoy the lovely decoration inside, and the beautiful view outside. The staff... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

After a nice Christmas shopping day with friends, and before heading back home, we chose to stop by this restaurant. We should have hit the road earlier. The waiter was the rudest and is the reason why I give 1 out 5 points. -No "hello" no "goodbye" no "thank you" -indicates you were to sit from the other side of... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

After a very nice day of Christmas shopping we tried to find a cosy place and this restaurant had the looks for it. We went in, the waiter (older guy with black hair) indicated from the other side of the restaurant where we had to sit. After a while he came to take our order and when we asked him... More 

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dorset,uk
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44 reviews 44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I ate in this restaurant during our stay in Cologne. The first evening Sat 13th Dec was extremely busy and we had to wait for 10 mins for a table, but that's a good sign for us when a restaurant is busy...! The decor was traditional and had plenty of character. The serving staff were also friendly... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

We tried to eat here after finding several other places we liked the look of fully booked on a Friday night. This place had plenty of space so we seated ourselves and waited for someone to come over. A waiter came over, threw 2 menus down on the table, shouted something to his mate upstairs, and walked off. Not a... More 

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West Yorks, England
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78 reviews 78 reviews
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44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

This is a really nice place to eat - cosy, warm and welcoming. The choice of menu is wide, but it is slightly overpriced for what you get - particularly the starters. Service was efficient, food quality excellent but drinks extremely overpriced - obviously there to rip off tourists. We ate here three years ago - hence, we went back.... More 

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  • Address: Frankenwerft 21, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne
  • Phone Number: 2212574540

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