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Feeling kool in Köln

Great vibe and music in a busy yet well served venue . The locals are friendly and the music... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Great place to enjoy live jazz

There have food there too, but most of the times beer is enough to accompany great live jazz they... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Buttermarkt 37, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 2577931
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great vibe and music in a busy yet well served venue . The locals are friendly and the music classic .

Thank 231marcust
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There have food there too, but most of the times beer is enough to accompany great live jazz they have there! :) Love the place.

Thank ingvar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Loved this place from the crazy puppets, fun music, and lively crowd. Will definitely come here again.

Thank wrlgrl222
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

If you want to hear live music at any time, then that's the place to be. Of course, you could complain about the prices (beer is still more expensive than at Oktoberfest) and other things, but you could also sit back and enjoy the music.

Thank PaulMS
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

One of the coolest places for a good night out in Cologne. Live jazz music , great atmosphere , they also have a cocktail machine which is super cool. Drinks are a bit pricey, entrance is free of charge but like most places in Cologne...More

Thank LFrancaaaa
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

This is a Jazz (mainly), soul/ funk and blues bar in the old town. The Jazz is really hot and 'jumpin' of the New Orleans variety with excellent musicianship. The beer is nothing to write home about and expensive- but there again, entrance is free...More

Thank Kenneth A
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Great night in this bar a really good atmosphere ,music playing from the band ,people enjoying the place ,a proper bar .

Thank pioneerfbac
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

If visiting Cologne you must take time to have a beer (or 2) in Papa Joes. Great fun night out with local jazz musicians and people from all over the world. Has had live music on every night for over 1700 nights - wow. Pay...More

Thank paulwacca
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed a few hours in this lively place with fantastic decor. Live band playing most of the evening who were of a good standard of a little more pop/rock as opposed to jazz. Great lively atmosphere, bit cramped for some but of you don't...More

Thank Benny C
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

You walk in and see thousands of dollars worth of brass hanging around the place. Good beer, the drinks are a little pricey but the music that they played made up for that.

Thank ERoberts48
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Response from karin b | Reviewed this property |
No you cant, but if you go to klappermühle, it's the same owner, you can eat nice German food...