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Dassel strasse 4, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 2407660
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good50%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
12 Aug 2017
“authentic kitchen at moderate prices”
5 Jul 2017
“Family liked it, made me happy”
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Middle Eastern, Persian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Dassel strasse 4, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 12 August 2017

the menu is short, the dishes we had were all good and were we choose the daily special or followed the waiters suggestions it was a real treat. As one of the longtime staples of cologne "exotic" kitchens the Zarathustra is always a good choice...More

Thank jacologne
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I am not a big fan of Persian food because it kind of lacks spice and a "characteristic" flavor compared to its neighboring kitchens, but I don't mind it. Anyhow, family and I came here for our Eid Alfitr lunch and Mom and the rest...More

Thank YSAS70
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Living room type of environment. Friendly staff. Good food. Was my first introduction to Persian food, so I was happy to be with a connaisseur, who could give me good guidance on the choices to make. If you are in Cologne and you are in...More

Thank Arthur O
Reviewed 25 February 2016

Sundays I take my mother out for lunch, and many favorite restaurants in Cologne are closed on Sunday, at least during lunch time. However Zarathustra is opened, do not need to make reservation, and yes the persian food is excellent, specially if you like lamb....More

Thank Andreasw25
Reviewed 25 February 2016

We had a little bit of everything and even more...ask the kitchen if you're a connaisseur of persian cuisine they might have some "Insider" dishes for you...loved it!

Thank Alexandra L
Reviewed 12 November 2015

The place is very cute (students zone) and the restaurant is small enough, infact the great thing is that the tables are not so close. We took grilled lamb and grilled turkey and it was perfect (even if one piece of lamb seemed more a...More

Thank GGflotta
Reviewed 26 August 2015

I visit this restaurant frequently the service is very good and the food is amazing, parking is a bit of a problem but if you call a head the restaurant will give you their own spot.

Thank Ali S
Reviewed 23 February 2015 via mobile

We often eat at Zarathustra, almost once a week. Staff is very warm and welcoming and they have many vegetarian and meat options to choose from. I prefer the lamb but I have tried all the dishes and they are never disappointing :-) also they...More

Thank Ketki G
Reviewed 9 June 2013

The food was wonderful. I wish I had been hungrier! The dishes just kept coming, and each was interesting and tasty. Service was great, attentive, but not suffocating.

Thank Leoma G
Reviewed 11 June 2009

we arrived in cologne a couple of weeks ago and went to this restaurant last week. the exterior appearance was attractive and the ambiance was also good. the service was extremely slow, even though there were only a couple if customers other than us. i...More

Thank kshanik
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  • Address: Dassel strasse 4, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Neustadt-Süd
  • Neighbourhood: Neustadt-Süd
  • Phone Number: +49 221 2407660
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