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Lowenbrau Koln Restaurant

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

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  • 21
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  • 11
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  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good food, service ok

Good was good. Service was typical German. Need to remind waiter to come and visit you. The food was excellent and more than covered the service

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2015
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Corona, California
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Corona, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Good was good. Service was typical German. Need to remind waiter to come and visit you. The food was excellent and more than covered the service

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KELSO
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Lovely location, comfortable setting, friendly staff but the food was unfortunately not to the same standard. My starter of chicken broth was good. Tasty and nice sized portion, which for €7 in Cologne wasn't overly bad value. My main course of pork, black pudding, fried potatoes and onions was a disappointment. Under cooked black pudding on top of overlooked pork... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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14 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

As it was raining fairly heavily when I arrived early to go on a short sightseeing cruise along the Rhine, I dropped into "Der Lowenbrau Koln" for a quick lunch. The staff were friendly and the food was very good. I had one of the day’s specials - the Macaroni Arrabiata - which was particularly tasty. I found this to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

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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77 helpful votes 77 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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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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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 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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  • Address: Frankenwerft 21, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne
  • Phone Number: 2212574540

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