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“A proper German bar”
Review of Max Stark

Max Stark
Ranked #12 of 2,414 Restaurants in Cologne
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: German
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Neighborhood: Altstadt-Nord
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“A proper German bar”
Reviewed April 22, 2014

We stayed at the Domstern and this friendly bar us just round the corner. Frequented by locals which is a good sign. Excellent beer and basic but good quality food and very good price. We really liked the atmosphere of this bar away from the tacky central bars. Would recommend

  • Visited April 2014
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Turkish first
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English first
Winchester, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“A great place to lose count of how many Kölsh you had had”
Reviewed April 21, 2014 via mobile

This pub is the best of the bunch in cologne. Its very simple, cheap and excellent beer and food in a rustic setting. Tries several pubs in cologne and this one stands out from the rest.

  • Visited April 2014
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1 Thank Lew90
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Australia
Level 6 Contributor
321 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 284 helpful votes
“Jovial buzzing atmosphere”
Reviewed April 15, 2014 via mobile

A short walk from our hotel Domstern. Very characteristic German pub atmosphere. Food was good for pub food. The beer was good. It was quite noisy as you would expect from a busy pub. Good value. An interesting German experience.

  • Visited April 2014
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Thank Travel_addict13_10
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Level 5 Contributor
89 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
“Traditional and homely”
Reviewed January 6, 2014

A great place to come for good traditional beer and food. Friendly service, lovely food and a fine example of the Kolsch experience!
Well worth walking out from the town centre to visit.

  • Visited May 2013
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1 Thank ohnonotagain42
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“away from the crowd”
Reviewed January 1, 2014

What a gem to find. After a long, long journey from South Africa it was a pleasure to sit in this awesome bistro. Amazing food and an awesome vibe . Do yourself a favour and go and visit.

  • Visited January 2014
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1 Thank Lloyd L
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