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Wackes Weinstube

Benesisstr. 59, 50672 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 2573456
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible16%
5 Feb 2017
“Best Frog Legs”
9 Mar 2017
“Food better than in France”
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Benesisstr. 59, 50672 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

This is an absolutely amazing French restaurant in the center of Cologne. All the dishes are well prepared and you have the impression of having been in France. The Tarte flambee is especially excellent and to be recommended. We are certain to come back the...More

Thank 28AnneH2014
Reviewed 5 February 2017

If you are lucky you may get a fantastic frog legs Best I ever tried even better than in Paris. Pizza is served as entree also very good. The owner and chef attends himself.

Thank Rihldo G
Reviewed 12 February 2016

Charming, quaint and small - expect to be asked to move around a few times during dinner - particularly when larger groups arrive. We really like the decor in here and the food ranks in the upper category. You might arrive at a state of...More

Thank tvonruex
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

One of the best options in a nice area in Koln .... Good food, good tasty experience, warm service by Mr. Wackes and your staff. Only must offer more options in wines.

1  Thank Voinsig
Reviewed 31 December 2015

Found the restaurant in tourist guide map as a place with French cuisine. Nothing like that. Agree that we should have checked the bill. It was nearly doubled in comparison with other places. Believe me is not worth it. There were not salt and pepper...More

Thank natalia z
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

The restaurant was introduced to us by the owners daughter, who happened to be our hostess for the stay in Cologne. All reassured we went for dinner with my son and was welcomed with the question What we would like to have, but no menu...More

Thank Ivan G
Reviewed 18 June 2015

never again. the service is extremely pushy, but besides this you have to check your bill very very carefully!!!!! make your own notes for a careful check before paying! and don't be surprised if - oops - they charge you 20 euros for nothing. miscalculated?...More

Thank Monika T
Reviewed 15 April 2015

This restaurant was recommended to me by a German work coleague. We were slightly concerned when we turned up as we were the only table in the restaurant. The owner explained that this was due to the marathon. We didn't mind though. We opted for...More

1  Thank Morwenna B
Reviewed 30 March 2015

Good food, bad value. We´ve choosen the sorted menu (several samples of dishes) but the value was not compatible with the food offered. Just a regular taste for the price offered.

Thank HugoRosin
Reviewed 18 January 2015

I hope that, with this review, most of cologne customers but also tourists will be aware of the bad style that the owner of this restaurant has. Everything look nice at first sight....but 3rd time in a row, we have been abused. 1st time, 3...More

4  Thank carlosalmacen
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17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
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  • Address: Benesisstr. 59, 50672 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne
  • Phone Number: +49 221 2573456
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