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La vecchia Trattoria

Severinstr. 108, 50678 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible14%
3 weeks ago
“Very poor service ”
Jun 4, 2016
“Hidden gem”
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Severinstr. 108, 50678 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is lovely inside, and gorgeous food, however the service is a big issue. There was 6 of us in our party, 2 people ordered a pasta dish and the other 4 ordered pizza. The pasta was served, and the others had to wait...More

Thank SheffieldRachel
Reviewed June 4, 2016

Wood fired pizza oven, genuine Italian service friendly and a lovely spot outside in the early evening.

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Reviewed May 27, 2015 via mobile

Myself and three other family members went to La vecchia Trattoria once we found out that Toscanini had a 30 minute wait. We walked in and were immediately seated. Wait staff was very personable ang the pizza pasta and desert were very very good. Not...More

Thank Jonathan L
Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

We all all the food. Perhaps we were hungry. That being said, the food was, at best, mediocre. The meat was over cooked. The starter came out after the main course and salads, which came out simultaneously. The flavor was not bad, its just things...More

Reviewed December 2, 2014

If you're staying at Hotel Mercure Severinshof, this is the place to go for an affordable meal. Very good pizzas and the restaurant feels genuine as the staff actually speaks Italian...

1  Thank travelagent12345
Reviewed June 14, 2014 via mobile

Good prices, great warm service and staff that speak english, cold drinks and the best pizza my wife and i have tasted on our trip to europe yet!!! Even though my wife only eats Margherita its was the best tasting one she has had even...More

1  Thank DaneNJess
Reviewed January 6, 2013

Came here for dinner and really enjoyed the meal. We had pasta and pizza, both tasted very good and the portions were big. The (original?) italian staff was very friendly. Prices are also reasonable. Will definitely come here again for italian food.

1  Thank Milano1988
Reviewed September 4, 2012

We did not find any special or any interesting thing in Cologne:( But only a dinner was great for us. It is not a big restaurant, there are only 5 or 6 tables. It was very cosy, very friendly and delicious italian foods! We tried...More

Thank nihalcag
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $22
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Severinstr. 108, 50678 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Altstadt-Süd
  • Neighborhood: Altstadt-Süd
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