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$$ - $$$German, ,
Bismarckstr. 39a, 50672 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 515733
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible11%
11 Jul 2017
“Gastro Bar”
3 Jun 2017
“I am going there since 1992”
Closed Now
German, Pub, Gastropub
$$ - $$$
Bismarckstr. 39a, 50672 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is exactly the sort of dining I love. We stumbled upon it by accident, hungry and slightly late on a warm Friday night as the Belgian Quarter was in full swing and eating places were worrying full. Very unpretentious bar with bare wood communal...More

Thank goateegc
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Good food, excellent beers, Great people, Great service, Good location. I have not been very recently there, but this restaurant /bar was good over decades. Highly recommended.

Thank flying_dutchman_US
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I accidentally walked into the Alcazar with a friend. The interior is more like a Kneipe with wooden tables, and such. We ordered fish, and penne with Gorgonzola. Great taste, fast, friendly service on our side. Would recommend going here again.

Thank Joerg B
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Being a local this should be the sort of place I love but I'm not 100% sold. It's a typical hand written (German handwriting is appalling) menu that always changes. The staff are surprisingly friendly for this part of Germany and considering they're actually German....More

Thank lizzlizzlizz
Reviewed 12 February 2015

Asking random people on the street within the city part called "Belgisches Viertel", after 10 minutes more than 5 people all pointed us towards the Alcazar. Every time we go there it's packed and there is quite a bit of background noise - plenty of...More

1  Thank tvonruex
Reviewed 11 February 2013

Germans, like the British, frequent neighborhood pubs they call kneipen. When we lived in Cologne, Alcazar was our kneipe. The food is fairly plain but reliable, comforting and inexpensive. On any evening, you might find pastas, salads, potato dishes, perhaps duck or something Asian inspired....More

1  Thank Inkfisch
Reviewed 19 March 2011

Want a homestyle German luscious dish! my hubby and i loved this, it's not pricey, they have big servings.and great staff. the most expensive meal they have was like 18. _menu was not in english so.. make sure u have a translator handy. the waitress...More

1  Thank beflaire
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Köln, Deutschland
Reviewed 24 August 2008

great "home made style" food, good prices, friendly service & much fun for the local "carneval crowd" at the weekend

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$12
German, Pub, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 a.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 a.m.
6:00 p.m. - 3:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bismarckstr. 39a, 50672 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Neustadt-Nord
  • Neighbourhood: Neustadt-Nord
  • Phone Number: +49 221 515733
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