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Funkhaus Cafe Bar Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹German, , Cafe
Wallrafplatz 5 | 50667 Köln, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 955645424
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good47%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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German, Bar, Cafe, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Wallrafplatz 5 | 50667 Köln, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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1 - 10 of 234 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place has bern untouched since it had bern designed and opened as the WDR’s (German Radio) cafetaria in mid 20th century. The murals are famtastic. The mood is intellectual and cool. The food is very good. The service is excellent. You should try this...More

Thank korayca
Martina M, Manager at Funkhaus Cafe Bar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear korayca, thank you for those kind words. We deeply admire taking the time. Kind regards, Martina Mayer

Reviewed 1 week ago

The waiters are kind and they speak English. We came here twice since it was close to our hotel: once for lunch and once for breakfast. We went there on Christmas eve day because it was one of the few places open! great! The food...More

Thank Carolina R
Martina M, Manager at Funkhaus Cafe Bar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Carolina R, thank you for taking the time to write such a kind feedback. Best regards, Martina Mayer

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was the perfect place for me on Christmas Eve Day. Understandably, many places were closed for the holiday so it was a treat to sit in this cafe with huge windows near the Cathedral with Christmas music playing. The waiter spoke fluent English so...More

Thank Irishlassy2014
Martina M, Manager at Funkhaus Cafe Bar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Irishlassy2014, thank you for your visit and for taking the time, to write such a kind review. Warmest regards and best wishes for 2018. Martina Mayer

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We’ve stayed in Cologne for two days and Funkhaus came as a good recommendation for breakfast. Sitting right on a doorstep of cathedral is a perfect spot for a well needed morning portion of carbs! Delicious food, eggs are really nice, stuff had well spoken...More

Thank Janusz S
Martina M, Manager at Funkhaus Cafe Bar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Jamusz S, thank you for your visit and for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. Kindest regards, wishing a happy new year. Martina Mayer

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

One of my favourite restaurants/cafés in Cologne. How not to love the wonderful mid century cubist panel, the original floor and lighting and the friendly staff? Open till late by German standards, ideal if you are arriving from the Central Station. A block from the...More

Thank H H
Martina M, Manager at Funkhaus Cafe Bar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear H H, thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. Kind regards, Martina Mayer

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent bacon and scrambled eggs and coffee . Would highly recommend. The waitress also was very pleasant and friendly.

Thank Philip R
Martina M, Manager at Funkhaus Cafe Bar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Philip, thank you for your visit and for taking the time to write such a kind feedback. Best regards, Martina Mayer

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Classy decor, super friendly staff. Several options for breakfast were available, would definitely recommend the Funkhaus Frühstuck! Presentation was lovely and the food was hearty and authentic German.

Thank Rebecca M
Martina M, Manager at Funkhaus Cafe Bar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Rebecca, thank you so much for takign the time to write such a friendly feedback. Kind regards, Martina Mayer

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we dropped in while visiting the cathedral nearby. it was very busy but we managed to get a place quickly. the menu provides a small range of dishes and they have a selection of delicious cakes on offer. the coffee is very good and the...More

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Martina M, Manager at Funkhaus Cafe Bar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Cora421, thank you for you visit and for taking the time to write such a warm feedback. Kind regards, Martina Mayer

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located close to the Dom and near a busy shopping street, it's easy to see why Funkhaus was bustling when we arrived. We didn't have to wait for a seat however. The menu is limited but we both found dishes we were happy to order....More

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Martina M, Manager at Funkhaus Cafe Bar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear POC-CW, thank you for taking the time to write a review. Kind regards and best wishes for 2018, Martina Mayer

Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

5 of us recently visited after needing a late breakfast. The menu is small, but has a selection for veggies and meat eaters. The girls loved their hot chocolate with Bailey's. We enjoyed a meat and cheese platter. Good selection of teas too. There are...More

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Martina M, Manager at Funkhaus Cafe Bar Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

Dear msafspix, thank you for your visit and for taking the time to write such a nice review. Kind regards and warmest christmas wishes. Martina Mayer

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Manpreet K
31 October 2017|
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Response from Martina M | Property representative |
Hey, we are open until 4pm at the 24th. and open completely an the 25th from 8:30am-12pm
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L87SW
17 August 2017|
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Response from Martina M | Property representative |
Dear L87SW, thank you for your kind request, which I, unfortunately, have to refuse. We do not accept any reservations.
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JTAnewport
11 April 2016|
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Response from TerryThor | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous answers, not a place to catch up quietly, but a good place to sit in the sun and enjoy a good glass of white wine..do not forget to try the strudel.. :-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 18
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Monday
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Tuesday
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Wednesday
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Thursday
8:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Saturday
8:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wallrafplatz 5 | 50667 Köln, 50667 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne
  • Phone Number: +49 221 955645424
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Description
The stylish Café in the WDR Funkhaus on Wallrafplatz is located in Cologne city centre, just a few minutes away from the Central Station (Hauptbahnhof). Here, you can breakfast to your heart’s content. The comfortable tables outside the Café offer an attractive view of the Cathedral spires. The Funkhaus is a popular bistro and restaurant, serving warm cuisine right through to 11 p.m. In the evening, cocktails are available at the bar.
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