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Max Stark

Unter Kahlenhausen 47, 50668 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 (0) 0221 / 200 56 33.
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good41%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“pork chop” (9 reviews)
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German, Bar, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Unter Kahlenhausen 47, 50668 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Terrible place. We went there because of the good reviews but man what a mistake! The waiter was rude and extremely impolite. There were at least four available tables and we had to eat standing for no reason at all. There is nothing special about...More

Thank Caetano C
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Visiting cologne on a quick business trip decided on Max Stark after seeing the reviews. As we walked up, I realized I had eaten there about six years ago. Bottom line - still great six years later. The place was busy but we were seated...More

Thank kburkhal99
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

We were only in town for the day and wanted to have some German food. We found this place on trip advisor and were not disappointed. We had a really nice waitress. We had a couple of appetizers which were good. We enjoyed the cheese...More

Thank Lulu B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

One of the best German halls to eat German food and enjoy Klosch the famous German beer of Cologne. If the eat is too much then maybe skip a the heavy meal and just drink

Thank Marc T
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Overmuch. And very good. Enjoy the Kōlch with dishes as big as a truck tire. Mayo and kettchup is on the shelf just above you.

1  Thank Claus Ørnfeldt W
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

The small pub has communal tables and helpful service. A waiter brings around small glasses of draft beer on a tray, gives them to interested customers and keeps track on a coaster. A good selection of typical German fare including sausages and schnitzels. Specials included...More

Thank Zuzka E
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Good food, generous portions and great service. Beer was the best I had in Cologne. Beer is served in .2cl glasses which is roughly 6.6oz which was different from most parts of the world but practical in many regards. Reasonable pricing as well. Great local...More

Thank Brian V
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We won't know of this restaurant had the staff at the hotel not recommended us to come here where the locals dine. The restaurant was very crowded, full of happy locals having meals and drinks. The food was great and price reasonable. Service was very...More

Thank TJX05
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

This place had a great atmosphere and the nicest beer I had in the few days in cologne. Service was good too. We ordered two different schnitzels and both felt they were decent but not amazing. Definitely recommended for drinks here.

Thank Eoin J
Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Went for an early lunch (before the Final4 semifinals). The prok chops would take 45 mins, so we ordered other options and were not disappointed. Friendly attentive service

Thank frankolsendk
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Jonathan E
14 January 2016|
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Yes, there are gluten-free food in the menue card.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
German, Bar, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unter Kahlenhausen 47, 50668 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Altstadt-Nord
  • Neighbourhood: Altstadt-Nord
  • Phone Number: +49 (0) 0221 / 200 56 33.
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