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Eiscafe Marco Polo

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Alter Markt 44, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 2573709
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good29%
  • Average22%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible17%
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“cake” (3 reviews)
“apfelstrudel” (2 reviews)
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10:00 - 23:00All hours
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Alter Markt 44, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Manager not very polite which is unusual for Germany .. icecreams are of an OK standard a little pricey, but hey youre in a tourist area just around the corner from Cologne cathedral so you need to expect that .

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

This café was a nice stop after the New Year fireworks by the Rhine. The ice cream are Italian style and met with the approval of our Italian friends. The service was friendly but a bit disorganised, which could be understood this being New Year's...More

Thank Karim K
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We stopped for having a coffee around noon after buying suveniers for our loved ones. Service : fast and friendly Location: relaxing , quiet with view to jan von Werth fountain Price: good in comparison with other establishments in Cologne Food: we can recommend the...More

Thank Sseptimiu
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This was a great choice on a cold and damp summer day! Not a day for gelato, although they had a great range on offer. The menu is Italian, with many well known Italian choices for coffee, cakes eg tiramisu, and alcoholic drinks - many...More

Thank Diane M
Reviewed 28 July 2017

On the Alter Markt Platz, this is a bit of a touristy place. Ice cream doesn't feel "local" and portion is pretty small for the price.

Thank f_jolles
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Our family was short on time and this seemed like a convenient place to grab a beer outside. Unlike most other customers we were not there for ice cream. Like most other places, they had a Kölsch for under €3. Since it was almost 70...More

Thank jhn117
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

I'm pretty sure this guy opening up early for us (it was tipping down and he didn't seem to be quite ready to open) however, we tried the door and he welcomed us in. Very happy to accommodate us. We ordered warm food not icecream....More

Thank brucenamtab1
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Came here to get drinks and warm ourselves up after visiting the Christmas Market but we got the worst service ever in Germany. The waiter was extremely rude and sarcastic because we asked him for an additional spoon which he declined to give us because...More

1  Thank Chevy N
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

We are extremely annoyed to the extent that I am writing this review while I am in the cafe eating my ice cream and hiding from the cold. Please read and don't come in. Ice cream was okay, but everything was destroyed when the waiter...More

1  Thank Jebera K
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

We had a coffee break here, the staff was friendly and alert. We had Apfelstrudel which was ok and one of us had ice cream, unfortunately the ice cream had large ice crystals in it and not nice at all!

Thank HML-Swe
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Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alter Markt 44, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne
  • Phone Number: +49 221 2573709
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