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Cafe Reichard

) #15 of 2,005 Restaurants in Cologne $$ - $$$, German, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Unter Fettenhennen 11, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 2578542
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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German, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Unter Fettenhennen 11, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Neighbourhood: Altstadt-Nord
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Cafes were like this 50 years ago, and now there aren't many left. Superb pastries, beautiful building, and a great location, both in convenience and VIEW, right in front of the cathedral. (Also A+ restroom.). The cherry torte was delicious, loaded with cherries. Places in...More

Thank kaynb0b
Reviewed 6 days ago

Imagine the most a huge, thick, slice of flavourful hot apple strudel swimming in a bowl of vanilla custard. Ambrosia! This cafe in the shadow of the cathedral serves just that! Enjoy!

Thank MarilynandGary
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent close to an hour here to get out of the rain and finish lunch too. Located right outside the Cologne Cathedral this is the largest eatery around, with outside and inside seating. We ordered a hot salmon dish, baked potatoes and spaghetti, all of...More

Thank shyamnambiar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice place, with a very beautiful view (it's in front of the Cathedral). I had a delicious apple strudel and a expresso. Very pleasant place!

Thank Nina R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unpleasant stuff . Don't go there where you are not welcome, coffe is ok but athmosfere from one man - no comment

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

After a train ride we stopped at this cafe for coffee and breakfast. They serve breakfast until 11:30 Am and if you sit by the window you can see this magnificent old church, Prices relatively good and service friendly

Thank Bettina S
Reviewed 13 April 2017

During a visit to the cathedral we stopped by this cafe and I was reminded of the way cafes once were. The display of cakes and pastries was wonderful to look at and the coffe and cakes we had were very tasty. After you enter...More

1  Thank 4711rws
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a must to visit, for the sheer display of beautiful cakes and chocolates! One can literally be a child in a sweet shop. Had breakfast from a reasonably priced menu and it did not disappoint. The service was excellent - so if in...More

Thank LizzieJSP
Reviewed 8 April 2017

The location of this place is perfect, right next to the Dom. We planned on eating dinner here, but the menu is quite small and nothing caught our eye. We came back later in the night for ice cream which was delicious. I got a...More

Thank emma b
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The Cafe Reichard is located on cathedral square in Köln. Even though it is large, expect it to be busy, as it is quite an attraction in itself. Service is a bit hurried, but done in the old style, with lots of fine china, coffee...More

Thank Friedrich B
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.06 km away
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.15 km away
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.17 km away
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Is it ok to take a dog into the cafe? Thanks.
1 November 2016|
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Response from Shine L | Reviewed this property |
I think yes, but to be on the safe side, I would ask in advance.
Sind auch glutenfreie Gerichte auf der Speisekarte vorhanden?
9 May 2017|
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Response from tonyio | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
08:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unter Fettenhennen 11, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Altstadt-Nord
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt-Nord
  • Phone Number: +49 221 2578542
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