Authentic with great beer and food. Mostly local guests, some tourists starting to discover the place though. Be aware of how to talk to the Köbes though, can be moody.
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Nice and cosy place, typical German. The food was good, nice portions and good quality of the food as well, good beer too but nothing letting me say “wow”. The service was quite poor and not really kind, the place was crowded of course but...More
I have visited this place so many times in the last few years, this time i walked in with my family at 7pm and we were very lucky to get a table. The place was buzzing, great atmosphere, lots of talking and laughter heard. Now...More
and I keep repeating this statement over decades now. Yes other Brauhouses are as well very good. Pfäffgen offers the better tasting Koelsch (a bit more malty). The feeling is original - the way waiter is handling you, the interieur, everything. It is crowed and...More
I have been to Paeffgen many times over the years, and have enjoyed its food and especially its house beer, brewed on the premises and deliciously fresh and crisp. But it appears as if the kitchen isn't keeping up with the times, and the last...More
The venue is located in the centre of Cologne at the so called “Ringe”. The place is quite big with a lot of tables. It is actually the bar/restaurant of the Päffgen Brewery which brews one of the best Cologne beer, the “Kölsch”. The waiters...More
It is a very nice place! We were searching the real german restaurent and found this Paeffgen. Simple but very tasty. Big portions. typical interior. good location. not expencive.I advice for everybody! The only thing - it's impossible to use credit card(( Only cash!
Short walk our hotel we visited on our first night which was a Thursday, it is a typical bierhaus and even on a week day was very noisey but super atmosphere. The waiter brings continuous glasses of beer without you asking have to remember to...More
The traditional Rhenish cuisine in its full bloom. Sour meat, different roasts and fresh house made sausages. And extremely tasty local draught beer. The service is fast and typically Cologne – relaxed and friendly. P.S. Not so many tourists.