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Gourmetrestaurant Vendome

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French, German, European, Central European
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Kadettenstrasse, 51429 Bergisch Gladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 220442888
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Tue 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed 7:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Thu - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Dessel, Belgium
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24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Went for lunch in this very nice setting. We were surprised with 2 dutch speaking and very friendly waiters. We had lunch for 135 Euro, including waters, a glas of Ruinart Rose Champagne. 4 courses, many amuses, friandises, coffee. The winepairing was ( from memory) 60 Euro for very good wines and very generous served. It goes too far to... More 

Thank FSmulders
Boston, MA
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59 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

It was an excellent fine dining experience. Make sure to leave time, as it was about 3 hours all total. We did the largest tasting menu, with the wine Pairing. Well worth it. Service extremely knowledgeable, nice surroundings, the food was near perfect. Excellent. Would visit Germany again just to dine here.

Thank hellas79
Stuttgart, Germany
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49 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

World-class food served by a friendly and professional service brigade. Expensive (within Germany, even by 3 star standards) but worth the money as Joachim Wissler is a chef at the top of his game.

Thank AlexRutenberg
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

I've never been to a restaurant with such a horrible service. I and my wife were very bad treated. Food is nice, but it is not worth the bad service they provide. They do not know how to deal with international credit cards, so they tried 5 different cards of ours, they were insinuating we could not pay (our cards... More 

Thank PauloVictor V
Cologne, Germany
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718 reviews
581 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

Had the most fantastic, dazzling, refined, unforgetable birthday dinner ever!!! The 20 Course Menu (we devoured the large culinary journey) were sooooo mouth-watering I need to stay away of gazing each picture I made during the dinner. Oh well, the Master and Maestro himself went to our table too! What a loving and down-to-earth gesture from such a 'big' man!... More 

Thank Reckless_V-o-L
Hooglanderveen, The Netherlands
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and techniques. Very good service. Not to present, not to invisible. Very interested in their guests as well. Good welcome with the owner at the front desk

Thank Nandah001
The Hague, The Netherlands
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

We have been here couple of times and will still provide our compliments. A very nice michelin star restaurant with high quality food from the inside out. Both taste and presentation are excellent. Food presented like a piece of art. The team is very professional, outstanding beyond ordinary. Ambience and interior are cosy, tasteful and excellent. Strongly recommended.

Thank ilovefood7788
Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

This restaurant is very special. It is a three michelin star restaurant. BUT the atmoshere is relaxed. The service is great. AND then the food. It is creative and very well prepared. This chef can cook. All the plates are well designed. It costs a lot but this is an event of a lifetime (regretfully). We had a dinner with... More 

Thank richard712016
Toulouse, France
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

You will never forget this experience. It is top on all aspects. The calm from one side, allows you to eat while you feel in your room and the attention the services gives you makes you just feel happy

Thank akinvest
Burbank, California
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2016

It's hard to capture in words what eating at Vendome is like. The restaurant is at this gorgeous hotel that is in a former castle and is tucked away on a hill just about 20 min outside cologne. When we arrived, we were actually greeted by Chef Wissler, which was such a treat. And the night got better from there.... More 

Thank Sarah C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $50
French, German, European, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:15 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kadettenstrasse, 51429 Bergisch Gladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Bergisch Gladbach
  • Phone Number: +49 220442888
"German gastronauts are well aquainted with the interior of Vendôme, the famously 3-Michelin-starred restaurant located inside the Grand Hotel Schloss Bensberg in Cologne. The restaurant itself look like a rather well kept Prada store, understated and chic with splashings of sage green and discreet ruby red, and the glossy gourmet crowd are enamoured with the acclaimed menu created by super-chef Joachim Wissler. Star dishes include the calf's head in a parsley-horseradish vinaigrette wild celery and aioli of capers; the grilled saddle of lamb from Müritz with green olives in lamb tea and ricotta gnocchi; and the Manjari chocolate fondant with frozen blackberry foam. Vendôme boasts a 900+ wine list.


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