Foto: Daniel Baleckaitis

Food & drinks

Around the Belgian Quarter (Cologne’s hipster area ;-)) there are many restaurants, cafés, shops and bars.

Here is a selection of nice places:

  • Beef brothers (Aachener Str. 12): #mjomjom burger
  • Pig Bull (Aachener Str. 51): super delicious pulled pork and beef brisket
  • Salon Schmitz (Aachener Str. 28): hipster café, bar with good food
  • Boquerones (Lindenstr. 8): Tapas
  • Christoph Paul (Restaurant at the Hotel Hopper): high-class, regional-creative
  • Restaurant Acht (Spichernstr. 10): high-class, creative, modern-European kitchen
  • Stadtgarten (Venloer Str. 40): nice Biergarten
  • Hallmackenreuthers (Brüsseler Platz 9): nice, cosy café, bar
  • Brauhaus Pütz (Engelbertstr. 67): real Kölsch food and drinks
  • 485° (Kyffhäuser Str. 44 – Kwartier Lateng): delicious Neapolitan pizza