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La Bodega Tapas Bar

#105 of 2,024 Restaurants in Cologne}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Mediterranean, European
Friesenstr. 51, 50670 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 2573610
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“gambas” (5 reviews)
“tapas” (29 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Mediterranean, European, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
Friesenstr. 51, 50670 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 25 October 2017

Let's be honest: seeing the restaurant from the outside doesn't invite you in right away ... and once inside you are asking yourself why you have chosen this restaurant. But once seated, it all comes together. The service is perhaps a bit hectic and unadequate,...More

Thank filipp804
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Some friends and I went here while we were waiting for our reservation at the restaurant next door and sat at the little bar. We had a really nice time talking to and watching the bartenders. They were very chatty and had a sense of...More

Thank prettygirl2017
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We come here every time we visit Cologne and we like it every single time. The food is delicious and fresh and the atmosphere cozy. Can be a bit noisy on weekends but that just adds a feel of authenticity to it. The waiters are...More

1  Thank Romain1301
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Ate here due to excellent reviews on TripAdvisor. This place will not disappoint. Good idea to book as it is very busy. Great atmosphere in this place and delicious food. Prices were very good and they also took card (which can be hard to find)....More

Thank Julie R
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Especially loved the dates with bacon and the pulpo!! Place was packed when we were there, but staff was nevertheless very attentive. Recommended!

Thank BackPackMaluku
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

Because I love Chuletas I usually order them when I visit an spanish restaurant. And Par de Chuletilla exceeded my expectations, they where amazing! Also the environment and the service was nice! I can wait to come back and have another Par de Chuletillas!

Thank Oscar A
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I really enjoyed this place. The atmosphere in the restaurant makes you feel pleased to spend your time there. We ordered 6 tapas in total, from which 4 of them (Serranoham, chicken, gambas and octopus) were really tasty. If you combine it with the red...More

Thank Stefvgi
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We were hungry and a bit early, the restaurant wasn't really open yet. The manager welcomed us anyway, brought us in, checked briefly and had us seated within a minute. We really enjoyed the bits brought, generous portions and delicious. The hospitality was lovely. I...More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I enjoy quality tapas but was mildly disappointed in the variety and quality of their offerings. I would only revisit in a pinch.

Thank brnoyank
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We had a very nice meal and great time. One suggestion the calamari if they are not fresh best not to prepare it. Are like rubber. We will go for shure the next time we are in town.

Thank gea-98
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 24 - US$ 48
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
5:00 PM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Friesenstr. 51, 50670 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Altstadt-Nord
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt-Nord
  • Phone Number: +49 221 2573610
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