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German, Pub, Gastropub
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Bismarckstr. 39a, 50672 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 515733
12:00 - 03:00
Closed now
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Sun 17:00 - 02:00
Mon - Tue 12:00 - 02:00
Wed 12:00 - 03:00
Thu 12:00 - 02:00
Fri 12:00 - 03:00
Sat 18:00 - 03:00
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Cologne, Germany
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118 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
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
Cologne, Germany
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40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
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. I wasn't that impressed with my food. If you're in this area there's much nicer... More 

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Breckenridge, Colorado
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262 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
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 homestyle food for very fair prices - handwritten, almost daily changing (German) menus - someone... More 

1 Thank tvonruex
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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101 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
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. The wines are decent and don't cost much. You can't go wrong drinking kölsch, the... More 

1 Thank Inkfisch
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
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 was so nice, that she tried her very best to explain everything. _ u have... More 

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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
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$11
German, Pub, Gastropub
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 03:00
12:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 03:00
18:00 - 03:00
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?