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El Chango

Bolzengasse 9, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 2581212
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Grill, Steakhouse, Barbecue, Argentinian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Bolzengasse 9, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Seriously the best steak of my life, so delicious I want another one tomorrow night 😀food,service, atmosphere were all top dollar, don't miss out on the chance to eat here as it's now in my top 10 and I am well travelled, enjoy !!!!

Thank JoDayer
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Fabulous fillet steak , fabulous Sangria, fabulous service from Marcello, would highly recommend xxxx

Thank Vicky P
Bay0nne, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at El Chango, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guest, dear Vicky P, thank you very much for your fabulous and very kind rating. The whole team appreciate this. We hope you have enjoyed your visit of El Chango Steakhous in Cologne. See you very soon! Your Team El Chango

Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

This restaurant came highly recommended on TripAdvisor so decided to pay it a visit All the starters were excellent especially the prawns in garlic sauce ! The steaks are overrated I think the restaurant can do better or maybe it was just a bad steak...More

Thank Murtaza A
Bay0nne, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at El Chango, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guest, dear Murtaza A, we would like to thank you for your kind rating of Steakhouse El Chango. The prawns in garlic sauce are one of our signature dishes. We appreciate that you love our starters - that gives us motivation for the future!...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Visited here on August 28th with my girlfriend. The food quality and standard is excellent, cooked perfectly right in front of your eyes just how you want it. However, The service is rather slow because they only have 3 floor staff. BEWARE: They charge €5.50...More

Thank Chris D
Bay0nne, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at El Chango, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2017

Dear guest, dear Chris D, thank you very much for your kind review. We love that you enjoyed our food and we will improve our service - cross my finger. Hope to see you soon in Cologne. Your Team El Chango

Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We arrived at 19:00 on a Sunday evening, not a particularly busy night. Seated promptly and the restaurant has a nice feel, we ordered two steaks and two sides, nothing difficult. We watched the waiter write down our order by the number on the menu,...More

Thank Walneyhammer
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The meat is the best I ate in Cologne. It is worthwhile to go. Also the sangria and the pisco sour is highly recommend.

Thank weltreiseCologne
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Close to the center of Köln a very nice location where you can eat excellent meat...friendly staff...good selection of meat and vegetables! Good quality of food! I'll come back!

Thank barbara1976fe
Reviewed 25 July 2017

I love the steak here. Steak, potato, and corn on the cob. The perfect American meal in Germany. We always stop here while traveling for business. The service is slow but that's Cologne.

Thank prettygirl2017
Reviewed 14 July 2017

As Latin American from Uruguay, I can definitely judge good meat and steak....and in this case was really great. The food and the service were great, very friendly and nice team. I´m a Spanish native speaker hence was ever easier to understand the menu and...More

Thank Alvaro E
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

This is a quaint Mexican restaurant with loads of character and paraphernalia. The steaks were superb. There seemed to be only 2 staff waiting and the restaurant was very full. However they did a great job of serving everyone in a reasonable time and ensuring...More

Thank MareeKen
Bay0nne, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at El Chango, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2017

Dear guest, dear MareeKen, thanks a lot for your "superb" rating. The complete team of EL Chango appreciate this very much! Just one hint: we are no Mexican Restaurant. We love and are very proud to be an original Argentinian Steakhouse. Nevermind. We hope, you...More

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$18 - US$54
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bolzengasse 9, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne
  • Phone Number: +49 221 2581212
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