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Cafe Especial

Neuhoefferstr. 32, 50679 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 814755
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good41%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“fajitas” (4 reviews)
“mexican food” (15 reviews)
“trade fair” (3 reviews)
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Mexican, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Neuhoefferstr. 32, 50679 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good taste, good feeling, good people!!! Very friendly place and fast service. Beer and tequila are the best!!! Try it!!!

Thank Jari M
Reviewed 18 August 2018

We really enjoyed our meal and liked the atmosphere sitting outside the restaurant. The service was really quick and the staff were so polite and friendly. The menu gave a good range of choices that all looked appetising! My cocktail was delicious but my husband...More

Thank mrandmrswilson11
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

After an exhibition at Köln Messe, this restaurant was one UBahn stop away in front of our hotel, the portions were good size and the food was piping hot, ordered an avocado quesadilla, there was mucho mucho queso, too much cheese so I struggled to...More

Thank Carmina H
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

I had the Chile Colorado which came with tortillas and it was very tasty. There were olives in it though, which I have never seen before, and in my opinion, were not a great addition. The chicken flautas were enormous and were also quite good,...More

Thank Zach V
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Seating inside and outside. Directly opposite the brilliant Deutz Trainstation, quite a lot of traffic. Also view to the Dom spires. Nice beer selection, food above par for this kind of Mexican joint. Prices slightly to high, but all in all solid Mexican experience.

Thank Auggie B
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

It was very crowded, and they were struggling. The place is huge, and obiously they need more staff. We had to wait for the waitress even for the bill. They seem to look the other way, even when most of the people had left the...More

Thank Mira12013
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Have eaten here 3 times now. Food has been great every time. Portions are big. Staff are friendly. I make a point to come here every time I visit Koln now.

Thank Jim-G-White
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Nice atmosphere, what you would expect in a Mexican bar; but unfortunately I had the worst margarita I’ve ever had. My friend’s Bloody mary was not good either. We only sat at the bar, so no idea about dinner but people seemed to enjoy it....More

Thank BurcuK51
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

So it was my friends’ first night in cologne , we’ve landed late at the Dorint hotel -please see review- and didn’t want to eat at the hotel’s restaurant. Walking along the streets we’ve found this noisy and full of costumed people joint. The food...More

Thank NorthStar412975
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

After being made to feel unwelcome in a local German restaurant we stumbled upon this lovely place. Each server willing to help with our English requests and food was lovely!

Thank sehill86
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Neuhoefferstr. 32, 50679 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Deutz
  • Neighbourhood: Deutz
  • Phone Number: +49 221 814755
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