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Gilden im Zims

₹₹ - ₹₹₹German, , European
Heumarkt 77, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 16866110
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“pork knuckle” (39 reviews)
“bratwurst” (31 reviews)
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German, Bar, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Heumarkt 77, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic tradicional food, great beer, nice atmosphere. Cannot breathe after plate for 4 person, it was enough for 5. Waiter Olaf was very nice and friendly.

Thank Klara B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just wanted a glass of wine before dinner, popped in here. Found the waiting and bar staff to be rude and unaccommodating. We ordered two glasses of wine. The red was supposed to be a Cabernet Sauvignon, but was I suspect cold gluhwein...it had a...More

Thank dantheman1801
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gilden Koelsh is a typical light beer from Cologne.At their modern styled restaurant you found a tasty regional cuisine for all food lovers from Germany or elsewhere. The staff is very tough and fast and speak some languages, the food is tasty but of course...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here on New Year's Day after a great (and late) night in Cologne. Our waiter spoke excellent English, which saved me from struggling to speak German with a slightly fuzzy head. The food was really good. I started with a very tasty Wurstsalat,...More

Thank TheRealMrChumley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed my dinner here and they even had vegetarian and a vegan option! I was appreciative of these alternate options. I had the vegetarian strudel, which was good but not amazing. After all, this is a traditional German pub. My daughter had the Wiener...More

Thank Irishlassy2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food is typical germa,, don’t expect haute cuisine. But you know this upfront, so don’t complain ... ;). But this doesn’t mean you don’t eat well. You get a large german size plate for a small amount. One of the places to be when...More

Thank Yannick B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gilden Im Zims is a massive brewpub that on any holiday to Cologne and in particular the Old Town (Alstadt ) is always a joy to visit . This is one awesome looking brewpub,set over two floors ,the ground level part of this brewpub is...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good but service was so poor i couldnt reccomend this place! Atmoshere was buzzing and i wanted to like it but it totally underdelivered! My red wine was freezing too.👎👎👎

1  Thank Princessparis
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Visited on a busy evening we were a party of four who all ordered different items from Pork Knuckle,Schnitzel,Bratwurst all excellently prepared and tasted superb good beer and good friendly service.

Thank Gwyneth006_8
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Right next to Xmas market . Girl with ipad outside giving reservations is a little intimidating especially when you get a table number but none of the tables are numbered :( If you can get over that this place provides good service and food at...More

Thank David M
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Response from Geert D | Property representative |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Bar, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 1:00 AM
12:00 PM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Heumarkt 77, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Altstadt-Nord
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt-Nord
  • Phone Number: +49 221 16866110
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