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Bastian's

#38 of 1,842 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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7:30 am - 6:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
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Eye, United Kingdom
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541 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 251 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We set off to find breakfast on the first day of our trip at around nine from Mediapark towards the old town. After about a mile, we’d seen a couple of Stehcafes (no seats) and rough places. Used to Vienna, where every third establishment is a café or restaurant, we were getting hungry and frustrated. Then we happened upon this... More 

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Thank John L
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bodacious little joint. Try the Noah's Ark sandwich, to die for 💚 thumbs up for the German bread (;

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Thank Jackson V
Santiago, Chile
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I read all the great reviews and was really expecting good things. Unfortunately, we found our brunch experience to be less than enjoyable. The waitress was completely rude the entire time. The bread was stale and the cheese that was served was melted to the plate. Also the prices were extremely high, considering the low quality. Had to rate this... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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17 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well made coffee and quality baked goods highlight this bakery come restaurant. We shared the deluxe breakfast platter, including a generous array of different breads, Gouda, Brie, cream cheese, ham, parma ham, honey and jam. All absolutely spot on, great option for breakfast when in Cologne. English menu available.

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Thank Craig_Jayne
Cologne
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35 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

bastian's is a bakery/restaurant in the middle of cologne's center they have a sit in option with a very rich breakfast menu and a to-go bakery with delicious cakes to choose from their omelettes are customized to choice served with salads and bread baskets they serve all sort of egg options (benedict, sunny side up, on toast.. etc.) as well... More 

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Thank sarahwsalem
Scotland
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140 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very popular place which was packed when we were there. Huge selection of breakfasts, brunches and the staff don't bat an eye when one orders a much needed sekt! at 10 am. Great for people watching and to be 'seen' but the staff are friendly and efficient. They missed our second order of coffee, with much apology, but they... More 

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Tervuren
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We tried this place as an alternative to an expensive breakfast option at the Pullman Hotel. We ended up paying half the price of the Pullman for a super breakfast. There are menu options and menus to choose from - everything is fresh and full of taste. Great experience!

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Thank DitiTervuren
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Great value for money and huge portions. You even get a paper bag to take home any uneaten bread from your basket. In our group we had gourmet breakfast, cheese platter, scrambled eggs with smoked salmon and the muesli plate. All very good and very filling. Only drawback was that the food took forever to come up even though the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Tables in a yard at the back are in a lovely setting if the weather is good. Large café with a big range of breads, pastries and savouries. Menus available in English and some of the staff speak good English.

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Thank Fellwalker2011
Caracas, Venezuela
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Nice place with indoor and outdoor tables under trees. Breakfast menú from the simplest to the gorgeus. Excelent quality. Staff speaks english. The dessert selection is superb and delicious. Congrats

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
German, Cafe, European
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
7:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • 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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?