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El Chango

Bolzengasse 9, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 2581212
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Overview
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“filet” (21 reviews)
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CUISINES
Grill, Steakhouse, Barbecue, Argentinian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Bolzengasse 9, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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1 - 10 of 154 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nothing special, just a normal restaurant with a nice atmosphere with really average Argentinian food. Our chorizo was overcooked.The service was also not the best, the staff was slow and even rude at some points. The only thing that saved it was the Dulce de...More

Thank Nergiton M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a business dinner here with friends. The atmosphere is nice and authentic yet the food was not up to the expectations. The fillet steak was just a fillet steak on the grill served plain on the plate. I am not an expert though...More

Thank ASE-Istanbul
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing Argentinian Steak House. Homely decor, friendly staff, but it's the quality of steaks that make this a really difficult retaurant to get in to. It has a fantastic reputation amongst the residents of Cologne & it's easy to see why. Beautiful, juicy steaks and...More

Thank jmdannell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We order sirlion steak. Very good quality meat. The dinner is good and we enjoy the warm ambient. The waiter is very attentive and joke with us.

Thank Nicholas Y
Reviewed 1 March 2018

The food is incredibly good, and the service is spotless. I can only recommend you visit and enjoy an amazing Argentinean cut with great wine!

Thank LA_traveler_10101
Reviewed 3 December 2017

This place serves a might good steak and their prices are really below those you would pay in the states. I took the Chorizo Steak. I was quite reluctant because of that misconceived idea that it had something to do with the chorizo spicy sausage...More

Thank Peter D
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Normal place to have dinner or lunch The food was nice and the space was ok. I just don’t believe that the quality and the service justify for the high prices.

Thank Luis C
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We managed to get a table on a busy night, with a short wait. First impression was that the place needs a bit of a re-dec. There are lots of plants about, some of which also need attention. However the main reason we are here...More

Thank JohnCaz7
Reviewed 16 October 2017 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 19 September 2017

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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$57
Meals
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
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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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