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Hanse-Stube

Trankgasse 1, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 2703402
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Overview
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“smoked fish” (2 reviews)
“tasting menu” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, German, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££££
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Service
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LOCATION
Trankgasse 1, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 3 December 2018

In many places, these days, people wear just about anything, but in the Hanse-stube, people dress elegantly, to keep with the nature of the restaurant. White linen tablecloths, silver serving pieces, polished service and an exquisite menu. For breakfast, they had anything you could want,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Intlxpatr
excelsiorhotelernst, Geschäftsführer at Hanse-Stube, responded to this reviewResponded 4 December 2018

Dear Intlxpatr, Thank you very much for choosing the Hanse Stube for dinner, as well as for breakfast service. We appreciate your lovely comment and are very delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit that much. Rest assured that we have shared your wonderful...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018

Chose this restaurant during our stay in Cologne (and at the hotel) and we could not have asked for a better experience. Quiet and cosy ambience. The food (we ate "à la carte") was delicious an "our" outstanding waiters (many thanks to Mr. Wengel and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
3  Thank Marc et Myriam W
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We went here for birthday lunch - celebrating my mother in law's 80th birthday february 2017. We were there for 4 hours wining and dining the most delicious food and great wines. I found the prices extremely fair for the surroundings and the quality of...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank anje03
excelsiorhotelernst, Geschäftsführer at Hanse-Stube, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2018

Dear anje03, Thank you for taking the time to share your kind feedback here with us following your visit in 2017. We are very happy that you felt so welcome and have passed on your compliments to our colleagues at the restaurant. This is a...More

Reviewed 23 June 2018

Chose this restaurant as a special splurge and I could not have asked for a better experience. I had the tasting menu and every course was divine. The staff was very helpful and attentive and made the evening very enjoyable. The wine they served was...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank 336nic2018
excelsiorhotelernst, Geschäftsführer at Hanse-Stube, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Dear 336nic2018, We are pleased to read that you have chosen us as a place to dine. Your kind review is exactly the type of experience we strive to create for each and every guest and we are delighted that we were able to create...More

Reviewed 11 June 2018

The degustation menu was really tasty (at the exception of the meat that was, to my taste, over cooked & blend). The wine selection was excellent (and generous). It is not a cheap evening (count about 200 Euros/person) but it is worth the money. Quiet...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Veneziaamata
excelsiorhotelernst, Geschäftsführer at Hanse-Stube, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Dear Veneziaamata, We appreciate that you have taken the time to share your comments here on TripAdvisor. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your menu. Rest assured that we have shared your wonderful comment about our impeccable service with the Hanse Stube...More

Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

We’ve chooses the restaurant through a recommendation from a friend. It is a fine food restaurant with a la cart service. The food was an amazing experience. I recommend it for sure but be willing to pay.More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank larkou
excelsiorhotelernst, Manager at Hanse-Stube, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Dear larkou, Thank you for choosing the Hanse Stube. We appreciate your kind feedback and are delighted that you had an amazing experience with us. We do hope that we will have the opportunity to welcome you again in the future and thank you for...More

Reviewed 19 January 2018

I had parsley cream soup, which was delicious. I liked my Riesling too and the service there is really excellent. The main dish let them down. Saibling (char) was too salty and erbse (peas) were heavily overcooked. Taking their price level into account, this is...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank ingvar
excelsiorhotelernst, Manager at Hanse-Stube, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2018

Dear ingvar, First of all we would like to thank you for choosing the Hanse Stube for your dining experience. We are delighted that you enjoyed the parsley cream soup and the Riesling and that our service team did everything to ensure your comfort. We...More

Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

While on Vacation to cologne from our birthplace, Bangkok, we were looking for the different facades of the foreign cuisine. Being from far away, we have only heard good from the Excelsior Hotel and its corresponding Restaurants. On arrival, we were greeted by the friendly...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank rtuszik
excelsiorhotelernst, Manager at Hanse-Stube, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2018

Dear Robin, Thank you very much for dining at the Hanse Stube and for sharing your feedback here on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to read that you were greeted by our friendly doorman and seated in a comfortable setting with beautiful ambiance. We do regret...More

Reviewed 24 December 2017

we have no complaints about the food ,which was very good,although it took one and a half hours until our main course arrived.! However we ordered a bottle of wine and when the waiter returned he said he only had half bottles and we said...More

Date of visit: December 2017
1  Thank patbrownett
excelsiorhotelernst, Manager at Hanse-Stube, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Dear patbrownett, Thank you for visiting the Hanse Stube and for sharing our feedback here on TripAdvisor. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed the food. However we are very concerned about your experience during the wine service. Please do accept our sincere apologies...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Food was excellent!! Service was good but not fully up to expectations. Ambience is very nice. An overall very nice experience.More

Date of visit: October 2017
2  Thank Borg2400
excelsiorhotelernst, Manager at Hanse-Stube, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2017

Dear Borg2400, Thank you for dining with us and for taking the time to share your comments. We are delighted to see that you enjoyed the food however are slightly concerned that we were not able to meet your expectations in regards to the service....More

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Khwayjai
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Response from VCR_traveler515 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply. No specified dress code but this is a nice Michelin one star restaurant. Most customers were dressed nicely.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Valet Parking
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Trankgasse 1, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Altstadt-Nord
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt-Nord
  • Phone Number: +49 221 2703402
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