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La Bodega Tapas Bar

€€ - €€€, Mediterranean, European
Friesenstr. 51, 50670 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 2573610
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good35%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (36 reviews)
“gambas” (5 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Friesenstr. 51, 50670 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We asked if we could drink something and we were told that we could. So we were sitting waiting for the waiter to come with the menu when a waitress almost threw us out saying it was closed and no more drinks were served for...More

Thank Lourreto M
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

From the outside this restaurant doesnt look like much but once inside it opens up into a very nice restaurant. Dishes were well priced and there was a good selection of meat, veg, cold and hot dishes. Staff were welcoming and friendly and did their...More

Thank Abby R
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Stumbled across this place looking for a quick bite to eat. The food was amazing and the staff were really friendly. Great spot would definitely recommend

Thank Sophie B
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is in the heart of the commercial party part of Köln and even if it gives a small appearance from the outside, it offers huge dining facilities. There seems to hide a big complex of several eating spaces (even in the cellar). Perfect...More

Thank Miss_Tigra
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

From the outside this restaurant doesn’t look like much - a tiny door with no real restaurant front. However once inside it opens up into a bar and massive restaurant. It was very busy when we turned up on Friday night at 8 but we...More

Thank Abby R
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Every time I’m in Cologne this is my must eat place and the food is always excellent the service is always great We came in on a busy Saturday night around 6:45 with no reservation but the waiter was nice and asked if it’s okay...More

Thank Elaine L
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Spanish owner and good food test the restaurant pub is very cool and I recommend it for a different night out with colleagues. Very friendly peoples and nice ambience i will be back next year. Tapas sangria palella ok we was very well welcomed.

Thank Diego G
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Let's be honest: seeing the restaurant from the outside doesn't invite you in right away ... and once inside you are asking yourself why you have chosen this restaurant. But once seated, it all comes together. The service is perhaps a bit hectic and unadequate,...More

Thank filipp804
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Some friends and I went here while we were waiting for our reservation at the restaurant next door and sat at the little bar. We had a really nice time talking to and watching the bartenders. They were very chatty and had a sense of...More

Thank prettygirl2017
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We come here every time we visit Cologne and we like it every single time. The food is delicious and fresh and the atmosphere cozy. Can be a bit noisy on weekends but that just adds a feel of authenticity to it. The waiters are...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$48
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 01:00
17:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Friesenstr. 51, 50670 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Altstadt-Nord
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt-Nord
  • Phone Number: +49 221 2573610
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