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Food and restaurants in Cologne

Top restaurants

Burger Joint
“Honestly the best burger I have ever had. If you want a burger - don't look anywhere else. As a solid food choice - give it a try, it'll be better than many other choices and cuisine options.”
  • 107 locals recommend
“It's a beautiful place to have coffee/cookie to freshly prepared daily special. You can have a very nice brunch or have a comfortable romantic dinner in candle light. ”
  • 72 locals recommend
“I enjoy their event as they have various events every week. Last time i was there they had a trashpop party with hits from the 90s. The location is very nice and easy to find. Although on busy hours there are more than 3 queuing lines around..”
  • 58 locals recommend
German Restaurant
“nice club named yaki inside, nice restaurant, nice terrace. city center lots of fun in a beautiful city park.”
  • 50 locals recommend
Schnitzel Restaurant
“A restaurant known for its schnitzel. I have eaten here many times and I often bring guests here when they visit. Great spot for beer and schnitzel!”
  • 49 locals recommend
“My favorite Kölsch brewery. Authentic food, delicious Kölsch, and the real grumpy but loving waiters that make it to be a real Kölsch brewery! ”
  • 55 locals recommend
“Love a good burger? This is where you want to go! Best burgers in town! (right up there with Beef Brothers) ”
  • 42 locals recommend
Middle Eastern Restaurant
“A bit further afield but if you're in the Sudstadt this place is simply the best. You can thank me later.”
  • 51 locals recommend


“It's a beautiful place to have coffee/cookie to freshly prepared daily special. You can have a very nice brunch or have a comfortable romantic dinner in candle light. ”
  • 72 locals recommend
“Cologne nightlife legend. Local DJs playing every night except for Mondays.”
  • 40 locals recommend
“ Good value breakfast and a good selection of crepes all day. Family friendly place. ”
  • 47 locals recommend
“Great diner, great street: you'll find lots and lots of bars, restaurants, diners in this lively street - we just love it ”
  • 39 locals recommend
“During a day a great café bar with a nice outdoor terrace and at night usually an open bar with music. very international, mostly international backpackers and students. ”
  • 34 locals recommend
“Nice Cafe and Restaurant with a great choice of literature. Shelves with interesting books! Even if you are alone you will not be bored. ”
  • 35 locals recommend
“open from 10 to 24 every day, great coffee, great food, everything Bio, very good cook. nice "Biergarten" to sit outside in the summer. ”
  • 35 locals recommend
“Nice Cafe with Lunch and Dinner. Just a 2min walk from there to the Riverside, along which you can walk to town... Or you catch the Boat (Müllemer Böötche) from there. It works just like a Bus and Stops at 3 different Places neart the Town Center. The Tickes is valid to go and come back!”
  • 37 locals recommend


“The best bread in town (organic). Expect to line up in a trendy neighborhood (Ehrenfeld)”
  • 36 locals recommend
“Breakfast, Bagels, Snacks, Coffee, Cake, Pastries, Lunch, Smoothies...Great menu and taste. Free Wifi included.”
  • 13 locals recommend
“My favourite bakery. Great bread and pastries, but also a nice location for breakfast.”
  • 18 locals recommend
“A very nice place for Brunchs! You should definitly book 1 day in advance! It is unfornately closed on Sundays!”
  • 15 locals recommend
“"Die Bäckerei »Epi« hat gute Croissants, es sind die einzigen, die mit denen in Paris vergleichbar sind.“”
  • 12 locals recommend
“Best bakery in town. Try their "Holsteiner Schwarzbrot" if you are into German bread.”
  • 9 locals recommend
“Traditional Bakery with many delicious hearty and sweet treats. Closed Mondays ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Dessert Shop
“Great homemade pastries and cake. Also sandwiches and warm food. Cool atmosphere to relax for a bit.”
  • 7 locals recommend