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Habibi

#41 of 1,958 Restaurants in Cologne
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Zuelpicher Str. 28, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 2717141
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11:00 - 12:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 12:00
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Cologne, Germany
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154 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My bf and I were there and tried Habibi and Cologne plate dishes. Both were tasty, falafel was not special. Generally it was good and I 'll go there again but it is a small restaurant and not with nice atmosphere.

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Thank 388Ghazal
Germany
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The first time visited there with my husband. We order those dish which the service recommend! At first bite, we feel n think it is so delicious and it is really huge plate of food, after finished we both feel food is oily, even we had belly pain. I was in trouble in the bathroom.... it is not good at... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The best shawarma in town, 2.50 euros gets you a small but tasty wrap, if you're in the area its definitely worth visiting.

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Thank George S
Wroclaw, Poland
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As said in the subject food served in Habibi is very nice and fresh and what's more this tiny place is all decorated with cinema posters taken from the cinema nearby I assume. Totally gorgeous! Pay attention to the cash desk and small cute tables you gonna it at! Highly recommended not ordering to take away. Sitting there and relaxing... More 

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Thank AnnSharann
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

If you're after a change from meat and potatoes, Habibi is a great place to try. The traditional style of kebab and mixed plates with the many herbs and spices is a nice change from the many German and Italian restaurants in Cologne. The food itself is low in price but high on flavour so would recommend it if you're... More 

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Thank Andrew M
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

If you're in the area I would certainly recommend this eatery - it's cheap and you get a lot for your money. However upon seeing the reviews we travelled quite far and it was difficult getting a seat, and the food was quite average in my opinion (my mum got the meat dish and enjoyed it so perhaps it was... More 

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Thank sarajafari4
York, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

After reading some good reviews on TripAdvisor we went well out of our way to find this little cafe. If you are looking for cheap, basic Lebanese food then this is the place to go. It's self service and has a range of average Lebanese dishes. It was just OK. Not the best Lebanese food we have ever had but... More 

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Thank Sera S
Leca da Palmeira, Portugal
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Had a great experience with my wife there, asked for a falafel and shoarma plates, which were very well served. The restaurant staff was really nice too! We were really lucky to find a good table in the window, the place seems to be usually full, but the place is cosy with a lot of diverse decorations. Definitely worth a... More 

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Thank jorgeninja
edmonton, canada
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67 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We enjoy this little Turkish place on a busy local street. No fancy stuff here. Just good food. There are only a few tables and you have to order at the counter. It is very popular and on weekends there are always line ups. I enjoy the the tabouli salad, the falafel & the shawarma. Usually they give you turkish... More 

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Thank JenStAlbert
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Great place for a quick bite to eat with plenty of flavour. Meat options and vegetarian also. Staff very friendly and quick service.

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Thank Daniel G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$16
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Fast food, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Cash Only
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 12:00
Monday
11:00 - 12:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 12:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 12:00
Thursday
11:00 - 12:00
Friday
11:00 - 12:00
Saturday
11:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Zuelpicher Str. 28, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Neustadt-Süd
  • Neighbourhood: Neustadt-Süd
  • Phone Number: +49 221 2717141
Description
In my "shop" put a big piece of my soul, because I love my work.

We buy fresh ingredients at the market It is my joy to make my Arab staff familiar with my concept of quality and friendliness.

The special recipes with exotic spices are my secret. I weigh myself, the individual constituents of my spice mixes. Especially for falafel and shawarma there is nothing comparable in the region delicious.

My meat is marinated in its own ritual and directly processed in the kitchen.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?