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Pizzeria Piccola L'Originale

#115 of 1,928 Restaurants in Cologne
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Venloer Str. 216, 50823 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 518242
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12:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would say Piccola is one of the best Italian in Cologne city center; resulted in almost 8 different restaurant visits. They meet the tule #1 serve the best Carpacio if you claim you are a good Italian. I cannot say they have the best wines, of course, however, try Hugo. Also serves nice olive oil before service which is... More 

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Gianluca G, Direttore generale at Pizzeria Piccola L'Originale, responded to this review

Thank you for your TripAdvisor review. We’re glad you had a great experience at Pizzeria Piccola L'Originale and are looking forward to seeing you again soon! Kind regards More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

The maitre d' was a trip. enjoyable place, nice interior with exterior sidewalk seating. attentive service. good location.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

Good Pizza, Nice ambience.. I have been there for lunch mostly when it is self service. The staff is friendly and the food is quite good.. I personally like their pasta's more than the Pizzas.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2015

Great pizza, most of the staff was Italian which is cool. The pizza tasted just like in Italy and the prices were more than reasonable. I recommend!

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Gianluca G, Direttore generale at Pizzeria Piccola L'Originale, responded to this review

Thank you so much. It was a pleasure to have you as our guest . More 

Waterford, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015

This place was quite easy to find, it had seating outside which was nice on a warm summers evening. Staff was very attentive and polite and was only too happy to advise and suggest, as well as translate. There was a pizza connoisseur among us who rated his pizza as one of the best ever! Pasta was superb too and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

We got a great homemade pasta and a pizza. Great friendly staff. Great price 25 euro for both food and one beer and one glass of wine. We recommend it.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2015

I've eaten here a few times, Food and service always very good, Bottle of Italian red wine amongst the best I've tasted. Great atmosphere, Charming staff. I will be back.

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Petaling Jaya, Malaysia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015

Pass this place pretty often and it always seems to be packed during dinner. Drop by for brunch. Pretty nice pasta. Waiter was attentive. But I couldn't finish the huge portion. Wish I did. Read many reviews on the pizza, will be back very soon.

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Golconda, Nevada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2015 via mobile

I am Italian and I am always disappointed as I never find real Italian pizzas when I go abroad It isn't the case for this little pizzeria I recommend you to ask pizza without Gouda cheese but only with mozzarella Highly recommended

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2015 via mobile

A good place in Eheŕenfeld. They're Italian but not the best... With too much German style 😉 take a Schädelbräu and enjoy the best beer from Eheŕenfeld

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$13
Cuisine
Pizza, Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Venloer Str. 216, 50823 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Ehrenfeld
  • Neighbourhood: Ehrenfeld
  • Phone Number: +49 221 518242

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?