Haxenhaus, Restaurant & Wirtshaus in the old town of Cologne

For almost 30 years we have been serving freshly grilled knuckle of pork & homemade bratwurst. Haxenhaus still believes in the time-honoured tradition of landlord hospitality. It is a tradition that spans the centuries. We are specialized in knuckles of all kinds and homemade sausages prepared according to the recipe of the master butcher “Löwe Will”.


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Our Video

We proudly present…our first original knuckle of pork video! Juicy, tender and easy to bite. These are our pork knuckles.

About Us

Haxenhaus, restaurant & tavern in Cologne’s old town. We have fresh grilled knuckles and homemade bratwurst

Our opening hours

Sunday - Thursday 11:30 AM – 11 PM

Friday and saturday 11:30 AM – 11:30 PM
The kitchen is open from 12pm until 1 hour before closing time.

How to find us

We are located in the old town directly on the Rhine:
Frankenwerft 19, 50667 Cologne. To the map
We accept all common EC cards, Visa cards, Mastercard, American Express and Diners Club


Asparagus time at the Haxenhaus

With the onset of spring, the start of the asparagus season is usually not long in coming. The Haxenhaus has already opened the asparagus season and now offers a wonderful selection of fresh asparagus dishes, hurry… only while stocks last! 1/2 pound of asparagus with regional potatoes and sauce hollandaise optional with ham. 1/2 pound […]

After the ProWein to the Haxenhaus

There are a lot of trade fair highlights taking place again this year. One of them is ProWein in Düsseldorf. From March 19 to 21, more than 6,000 international exhibitors will meet a trade audience from retail and gastronomy. If you want to fortify yourself after an eventful day at the fair, you are very […]