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La Societe

#82 of 1,948 Restaurants in Cologne
Certificate of Excellence
French, European, Central European
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Kyffhaeuserstr. 53, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 232464
18:30 - 01:00
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Krakow, Poland
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165 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful small place with unique character. They serve excellent food playing with modern variations of German classics. The staff is very sympathetic, playing little word games, but always within the absolutely acceptable reach. They have a great feeling how to entertain the guests. The food was very good but can be perfected still. Fish was a little to salty, the... More 

Thank Roman P
Hamburg, Germany
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68 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

A very nice place in central Cologne offering not only French but also special local treats like the Kölsche Tapas. The wine list is comprehensive and the staff very helpful - I will come back.

Thank axgwl
Sao Paulo, SP
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394 reviews
249 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing experience, very recommended place for excellent friendly service and top quality creative food. We were all vegetarians, so they made sure to adapt the five courses menu to suit our demand - flawlessly, it was fantastic! You must try the house aperitif - a nice fusion of champagne with wild herbs, delicious! Top score.

Thank fernandorees
Cologne, Germany
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734 reviews
591 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2016

My betterhalf and I had a pretty Valentine's Dinner at this very friendly and ultra colorful place last night. We shared the tiny table, which situated just by the Plush Corner (which is overbooked since years for the Valentine's Dinner) and enjoyed the special Valentine's Day Menu. I gotta give a remark here, luckily I managed to book the table... More 

Thank Reckless_V-o-L
Poperinge, Belgium
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Weird decoration inside but excellent food and service. Multilingual staff with good sense of humour. Enjoyable and interesting food combinations.

Thank Ilsealice
Cologne, Germany
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810 reviews
495 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2016

La Société is a gourmet restaurant in one of Cologne's most vibrant quarters. As we were 6 people we had to choose the same gourmet menu - a fact, which is not so much my cup of tea. But I have to admit, food was excellent. Service is very polite and helpful, wines are great. Interior decoration is overloading -... More 

Thank CarlaColumna123
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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

I had heard about this restaurant but when I had the opportunity of visit was for me the most exquisite experience starting with the welcoming, attentions and the great presentation and taste of the food. I had the most romantic dinner to celebrate our 15th anniversary.

Thank Nora Adriana G
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

Really by accident we landed in one of the best restaurants ever. High standard kitchen,from the surprise menu everything was wonderful. The wine, both open and bottle were best quality. The service was perfect, personal and discrete. Best diner ever!

Thank Sjef d
Paris, France
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2015

The restaurant itself is nice with a simple decoration and a warm atmosphere. Nothing very pretentious (which is good) nor something very memorable. The food however is excellent. We had a big menu which included an amuse-bouche with three small tasty tapas served on a big wooden plateau with a "shot" of Koelsch beer on the side, a dish of... More 

Thank Theodore K
Sao Carlos, SP
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58 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2015 via mobile

I started linking the restaurant with the special colorful fruity enter. But then the service started to be bad. The fish was not good. And the price doesn't fit on the experience. Too expensive.

Thank Phernanda

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, European, Central European
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
18:30 - 01:00
18:30 - 01:00
18:30 - 01:00
18:30 - 01:00
18:30 - 01:00
18:30 - 01:00
18:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kyffhaeuserstr. 53, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Neustadt-Süd
  • Neighbourhood: Neustadt-Süd
  • Phone Number: +49 221 232464

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