Restaurant Cologne recommendations. The best Köln restaurants for you

Bei Oma Kleinmann

Home-style cooking and, of course, a decent glass of Kölsch can be found at Oma Kleinmann. The restaurant has become famous for the numerous schnitzel variations on offer. There are also options for vegetarians, but no matter how you prefer your food, a reservation is highly recommended.

Zülpicher Straße 9
50674 Cologne
Tel.: +49221 – 232346

Pasta Bar

The Pasta Bar is a very small, owner-managed restaurant. Every guest is warmly welcomed and spoilt with homemade pasta – made according to an old family recipe. Traditional Italian recipes are also used to prepare the flavourful sauces and pestos and are closely guarded. A touch of Italy on the Rhine!

Salierring 46
50677 Cologne
Tel.: +49221 – 9386311

Gast- und Weinhaus Brungs

The Brungs restaurant and wine house welcomes you in the cosy ambience of a vaulted cellar. The inn is steeped in history: In the cellar, you can admire a remnant of Cologne’s old Roman city wall. In addition to a large selection of wines, there is of course Kölsch beer and traditional dishes and sophisticated home cooking to satisfy your hunger.

Marsplatz 3
50667 Cologne
Tel.: +49221 – 2581666


Anyone looking for a classic brewery will get their money’s worth at the “Lommi”. Here you will still be served by a Köbes, a real Kölsch-style waiter. The pub may seem unassuming from the outside, but inside the hearty fare always creates an enjoyable atmosphere.

Siegesstraße 18
50679 Cologne
Tel.: +49221 – 814392


The Bellevue restaurant is located on the top floor of the Hotel Maritim and offers a fantastic view over the city and, if you get the perfect table, also over the Rhine. Exclusive dishes are served here in stylish surroundings, making it the perfect end to a day in Cologne.

Heumarkt 10
50667 Cologne
Tel.: +49221 – 2027875