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Bauturm Cafe

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Neustadt-Nord
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Aachener Str. 24, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 528984
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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117 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

We went to this place for breakfast. We ordered coffee and breakfast and had to wait for about 30 minutes till we got our coffees (okay maybe a little less but it seemed like forever) while all tables around us, who all arrived after us were served already. Anyway, when we finally got the coffees they were lukewarm, probably because... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

The perfect place for coffee and breakfast. Next to my favourite cafe Die Rösterei. All ways fresh food and great staff. A great place to watch the world go by!

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Thank thepseudonym
Cologne
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112 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2015

The Bauturm is really special. Seems to be visited by students and nearby office staff. Good food - all organic. Very nice staff, good service. We went there for dinner and breakfast. Breafast is great, you can choose complete breakfasts or single items. Brilliant!

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Thank Babsie59
Bielefeld, Germany
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

A quite nice place to hang out with friends whilst having your afternoon cocktails or drinks. during the pride i saw so many cute and beautiful boys and girls walking along this aachener street. Try one of the cafes here. Très vivant! You don't even want to close your eyes :-p

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Thank Adriaji
London, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2015 via mobile

A fantastic real cafe. The food is good and the coffee is excellent. The staff are super friendly and helpful. The terrace on the street is great for the summer. There are a few of these organic cafe bars and restaurants run by the same company, very professionally. A favourite of mine along with the Die Rosterei cafe next door.

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Cologne
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112 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2015

We went on a Saturday evening and my friend prebooked a table which was necessary as the place was packed. It is a very friendly atmosphere - funny enough almost all women, only a few men. When I asked my husband how he felt about that, he liked it and did not feel out of place. The food we was... More 

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Haarlem, The Netherlands
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67 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2015

Next to Salon Schmitz it attracts the same kind of people (and people that want to go to the theater). A bit more relaxed than its neighbour(s) though. And also here the hospitality is refreshing!

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Canada
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749 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 309 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2014 via mobile

Invited by a friend, we discovered this nice cafe with great food. The service was good, the food excellent with an excellent plate presentation, but small portion/ price compare.

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Seattle, Washington
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330 reviews
231 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2014

I came here looking for some Wi-Fi. The coffee was pretty at least even though there was a bit of a language barrier. I asked for a mocha and the server replied with espresso? I assumed they were asking if I wanted my mocha with espresso or drip. Low & behold I get a shot of espresso instead. At least... More 

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2013

This is my idea of a relaxing evening out dining. I loved the lights and the relaxed atmosphere. The food, by the way, is grand! I had a burger and it tasted delicious. The staff were also very helpful because I couldn't understand the menu and they explained it to me, patiently.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Aachener Str. 24, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Neustadt-Nord
  • Neighbourhood: Neustadt-Nord
  • Phone Number: +49 221 528984

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