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Shaka Zulu Restaurant & Bar

Limburger Str. 29, 50672 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 16862814
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (18 reviews)
“fish stew” (4 reviews)
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African, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Limburger Str. 29, 50672 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This restaurant has a great concept. It’s a very nice atmosphere inside, good service and a great concept of sets like tapas. It’s definitely enough for 2 persons and it’s a great experience, however, I wouldn’t say it’s outstanding in taste. But for those who...More

Thank Daria B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Very bright & welcoming. Started with a Limpopo lychee cocktail. VERY sweet, tasted only of lychee syrup. Chose Communal meal -7 dishes. All you can eat & staff were attentive & generous Lovely fresh samosas to start. Meat curry was tender. I really wanted to...More

Thank Pam C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good food and drinks, lively atmosphere and friendly staff. Ordered vegetarian meal on staff recommendation, which was great

Thank Vidur S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had to wait for a table to become free as it is a very popular restaurant, however the wait was worth it. Excellent food. Between three of us we order the 7 dish tapas style selection, plenty of food all dishes were super tasty....More

Thank Ben F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The atmosphere was great all evening. Colourful decor, tasty food, great cocktails. English speaking staff which was helpful. Traditional African food and drink, with a tapas twist. Would highly recommend!

Thank Andrew D'urban ... J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great night at Shaka Zulu and we really enjoyed the food! The staff is very friendly and we really liked the cocktails! It was very busy early in the evening so I would suggest to come early before all the tables are...More

Thank Jayce B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

South African food - well appreciated, also by friends from west Africa I went with. During weekends you need to book a table in advance.

Thank swinkelr
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

South African bar of cocktails Great cocktails and amazing survice We went there after a bad experience in a berlin cocktail bar and boy were we happy for the new experience you should visit its not that crowded

Thank 397igalr
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Who cares what you call it - it's the flavour that matters and Shaka Zulu delivers. The atmosphere was buzzing - we were by far the quietest table. We tried the set menu and a mini communal meal for one. We ended up with about...More

Thank Mydogscalledspike
Reviewed 23 November 2017

I attended a trade show recently in Cologne. Friends and family joined one night for a meal at Shaka Zulu. My expectations were low. However thats where it stopped. My son ordered a Castle lager (pure South African beer) to start ..... I ordered a...More

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11 December 2017|
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Response from Shaka Z | Property representative |
Hi - we are closed on the 24 and 25 December
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Limburger Str. 29, 50672 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne
  • Phone Number: +49 221 16862814
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