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#80 of 1,909 Restaurants in Cologne
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$$ - $$$
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Lichhof 12, 50676 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
0221. 23 97 45
Sun 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tue - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Port Coquitlam, Canada
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76 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is out of the hub so often very quite but by far after year of eating elsewhere in Cologne we go here. Unbelievable prices for the best food in Cologne. The salads are fresh and great, the seafood amazing. Order the "Gambas" (big prawns) cooked on the side in oil and garlic, then the spaghetti "aglio olio" which... More 

Thank ladgpal
Dusseldorf, Germany
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55 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Very nice option for quiet lunch, this place is tucked away in a small alley nearby Heumarkt. Efficient friendly service, good quality food. Set menus available at lunchtime (soup/salad, main course and dessert/coffee).

Thank MLXV
Temse, Belgium
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72 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

Friendly waiters, some even spoke dutch. We ordered bruschetti, the calamari salad and tapa platter as starter. Bruschetti weren't good, they lacked flavour, bread wasn't toasted. This was just some pieces of bread with a few tomatoes on it. This should be toasted, rubbed with garlic, put some olio and salt on it... Calamari was very good, perfectly seasoned, great... More 

Thank Rept
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112 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 24, 2016 via mobile

We ordered gin and tonic and shrimps for starters. They were tasty and fried properly, but the pepper was too hot. Bread wasn't good. The pork tenderloin was perfect and so was the green pepper sauce. We ordered no desserts nor coffee. The bill totaled 80 euros, not bad if compared to France and Italy, but more expensive than you'd... More 

Thank Julio J
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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145 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is situated in a basement of a historical building. That is it. The food is mediocre. Pizza with French fries. As everywhere else and not the best.

Bridgend, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 14, 2016

Worth a visit, not in an obvious location from the outside but is a must to eat in, Very nice atmosphere inside. Good service and the best steak we have ever eaten, standard chips very tasty trio of desserts. Highly recommend.

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92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Nice Italian restaurant with traditional dishes, based on pure and original ingredients. The atmosphere is pleasant, the waiters a bit formal and the prices very reasonable.

Thank Roel J
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 4, 2015

We were recommended by our hotel to this restaurant but when we arrived they were full. We booked for the next evening and were asked to arrive early as they were catering for 60. This never really materialised so we were a bit put off by this. The food was good although the portions were not that large. It may... More 

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Sitges, Spain
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132 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 1, 2015

The first thing to say about this place is that it is a bit hidden up an alley. But it is quite well signed so it shouldn't be too hard to find. I'd make the effort. In fact I did make the effort and will definitely do so again. We took a risk in going without a reservation and were... More 

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Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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223 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 242 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 25, 2015 via mobile

Came here with friends based on the recommendations here in trip advisor. The food is very good, we all enjoyed it. However, the service is so slow!! It took about 15 minutes to get our menus, and then another 15 to take our order. Time waiting for food orders was long as well. The restaurant was half empty, so no... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lichhof 12, 50676 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Altstadt-Süd
  • Neighborhood: Altstadt-Süd
  • Phone Number: 0221. 23 97 45

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?