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La Societe

#72 of 2,005 Restaurants in Cologne
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neustadt-Süd
French, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Kyffhaeuserstr. 53, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 221 232464
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18:30 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 18:30 - 01:00
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Typical for Cologne to be understated , cool and world class. Best dining experience in a while and apart from the desert outstanding, service, food and ambience. Big thumbs up.

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Thank DryRiesling
Cheltenham
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

I was lucky enough to be invited here whilst in Cologne for business. The hospitality was intelligent and attentive. We had the 9 course surprise menu, something I had never experienced before. The fact that I didn't know what was coming next meant that I had no expectations or preconceptions, just curiosity and wonder as the little masterpieces arrived. It... More 

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Thank SaraThomson
Cologne, Germany
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514 reviews
264 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

The La Societe ranks among the few restaurant in Cologne having earned their Michelin star and this rightfully so. Very spectacular dishes prepared deliciously for the eye and tongue will not leave you doubting the quality of staff and ingredients that come together here for their interpretation of haute cuisine. What stuck out most were the starters and greetings from... More 

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Thank harinhos
Krakow, Poland
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192 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful small place with unique character. They serve excellent food playing with modern variations of German classics. The staff is very sympathetic, playing little word games, but always within the absolutely acceptable reach. They have a great feeling how to entertain the guests. The food was very good but can be perfected still. Fish was a little to salty, the... More 

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Thank Roman P
Hamburg, Germany
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79 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

A very nice place in central Cologne offering not only French but also special local treats like the Kölsche Tapas. The wine list is comprehensive and the staff very helpful - I will come back.

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Thank axgwl
Sao Paulo, SP
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414 reviews
268 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing experience, very recommended place for excellent friendly service and top quality creative food. We were all vegetarians, so they made sure to adapt the five courses menu to suit our demand - flawlessly, it was fantastic! You must try the house aperitif - a nice fusion of champagne with wild herbs, delicious! Top score.

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Thank fernandorees
Cologne, Germany
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793 reviews
634 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2016

My betterhalf and I had a pretty Valentine's Dinner at this very friendly and ultra colorful place last night. We shared the tiny table, which situated just by the Plush Corner (which is overbooked since years for the Valentine's Dinner) and enjoyed the special Valentine's Day Menu. I gotta give a remark here, luckily I managed to book the table... More 

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Poperinge, Belgium
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

Weird decoration inside but excellent food and service. Multilingual staff with good sense of humour. Enjoyable and interesting food combinations.

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Thank Ilsealice
Cologne, Germany
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933 reviews
569 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 299 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2016

La Société is a gourmet restaurant in one of Cologne's most vibrant quarters. As we were 6 people we had to choose the same gourmet menu - a fact, which is not so much my cup of tea. But I have to admit, food was excellent. Service is very polite and helpful, wines are great. Interior decoration is overloading -... More 

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13 reviews
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Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

I had heard about this restaurant but when I had the opportunity of visit was for me the most exquisite experience starting with the welcoming, attentions and the great presentation and taste of the food. I had the most romantic dinner to celebrate our 15th anniversary.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
French, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
18:30 - 01:00
Monday
18:30 - 01:00
Tuesday
18:30 - 01:00
Wednesday
18:30 - 01:00
Thursday
18:30 - 01:00
Friday
18:30 - 01:00
Saturday
18:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kyffhaeuserstr. 53, 50674 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Cologne>  > Neustadt-Süd
  • Neighbourhood: Neustadt-Süd
  • Phone Number: +49 221 232464

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