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Restaurant Fasika

#158 of 1,842 Restaurants in Cologne
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Luxemburger Str. 17, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
02214204891
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5:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Scotland
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140 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been missing Ethiopian food since arriving from London and are very glad we found this place by pure chance. Friendly service and a great selection of the most famous dishes from Ethiopia. Fantastic idea of offering large sharing plates so you can try lots of different flavours and there is an abdunce of injera (Ethiopian break/pancake for eating... More 

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Thank DollyBirdScotland
Tirana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

I came to this restaurant with a friend when all other Ethiopian restaurants in the area were fully booked. This had me a bit worried - wondering why this restaurant was the only one that had space left over. There was no need to worry. The food was outstanding and the service efficient. The injera was well made (though probably... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

Eat with your hand, you can, and you must! I love it! And it taste very good. The place is charming with afican woog decoration. The service is very good, and people are nice. I like it. I must confess that my friend didn't like it like me, because he hate eat this hand and find it not romantic. But... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Very tasty food, nice atmosphere and very friendly staff. Prices are fair too. Booking is recommended. As a vegan there was plenty to choose From.

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Thank Esther S
Utrecht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

Not the newest restaurant, but Good food at a Good price. We shared a plate with mixed dishes ethiopian style.

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Antwerpen, België
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

Went here last weekend and was pleasantly surprised by the great food they serve here. We were two persons and took a mixed plate for two which is more than enough. The plate had some lamb,beef,cheese,pickled veggies,green veggies,... The plate is beautiful served in an "ethiopian" pancake. The nice thing is that you can just eat it with your hands.... More 

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County Kilkenny, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

This is an excellent restaurant with a good varied menu. We always share various vegetarian dishes here and there are a lot of options for us, and each dish we've tried has been wonderful. You will never leave Fasika feeling hungry - the portions are extremely generous and there's plenty of great injera bread to go alongside the meal. The... More 

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Cologne, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

First let me start off by saying that I can be a very picky eater so I was a little afraid of trying Ethiopian food but I'm so glad my husband took me to Fasika. What a fantastic supper we had! We ordered the mixed plate for 2 which has a really nice assortment on it: beef, chicken and pork... More 

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Thank Bonnie W
Antwerp, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

we came to this restaurant by accident (only restaurant nearby with kitchen open till 12 PM!) never thought this kind of food could please us true Eurpeans ;-) there's something romantic about sharing a large dish and eating with your hands. qualtity food, friendly staff

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Eysins Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013

We returned here in March 2013 and both the outstanding food and the friendly service are as great as they were years ago. It has become our favourite restaurant in Cologne.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
African, Vegetarian Friendly, Ethiopian
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Luxemburger Str. 17, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne
  • Phone Number: 02214204891

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?