Home of the Brave: Hard Rock for July 4

For this Fourth of July, we tested that most American of institutions in Berlin – Hard Rock Cafe. more »

Jul 4, 2014 Food

Chili & Paprika: Red, green and hot

Chilli cravers, rejoice: there’s a new spice dealer in town. East Berlin-born Mathias Jung's shop Chili & Paprika has a burning selection of spices organised around Hungary and Mexico, satisfying hot tongues from both sides of the Atlantic. more »

Jun 18, 2014 , Food

Neni: Mishmash lifestyle

Part of the Bikini Berlin takeover of City West, Neni is to the hungry urbanite what the adjoining Monkey Bar is to the thirsty one. The Austrian export is more about lifestyle than flavour and the result is forgettable food, but a memorable meal. more »

Jun 18, 2014 Food (1 Comments)

Frozen in '14

Why go to Rome for buono ice cream when you can get some high quality, affordable stuff right here in Berlin? We compile a best-of list that lets you know where to get your next brain freeze this summer! more »

Jun 1, 2014 Food (3 Comments)

Lebensmittel in Mitte: Dinner with the white queen

It started in April, and will only last till June 24: it’s Spargelzeit! Eat asparagus now, commands Françoise Poilâne… but not just anywhere. As the season draws to a close, have you had your fair share of the white gold? It's time to act now! more »

May 27, 2014 Food

Spit takes

In a city saturated with döner, you might think you've seen it all. But a new breed of takeaways are taking inspiration from the classic Berlin brand and coming up with some rather novel variations. We sampled four. more »

May 14, 2014 , Food (1 Comments)

First Annual 'Horsemeat Optional' Chili Cookoff

Neukölln's premier breakfast spot Lagari plays host to Berlin's first annual chili cookoff! On Sat, May 17, catch some hot music, bourbon and chillies. On hand to judge are Exberliner's own D. Strauss and Maurice Frank. more »

May 12, 2014 Food (3 Comments)

Samakki Talad Thai: Street food cafeteria

Ah, spring, when a young Berliner's fancy turns to thoughts of laab. It won't always be sunny enough for Thai Park, though, so keep this cheap 'n' spicy West Berlin alternative in mind as a backup... or as a great meal in its own right. more »

Apr 17, 2014 Food (1 Comments)

Roamers: Crafty caff

It may be easy to write Roamers off as yet another on-trend cafe on Pannierstraße, but the labors of Flore Schmidt and Chris Schiefner make this place stand out – which can be seen in their shakshuka, smoothies and, of course, on Instagram. more »

Apr 7, 2014 , Food (1 Comments)

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La Soupe Populaire: Post-industrial baroque

Star chef Tim Raue’s latest gastro playground is a return to traditional German food, of course with a his renowned gourmet touch. Definitely satisfying while predictably pricey, it's the décor that outshines here. more »

Mar 18, 2014 Food

Three recipes

Three of our fave restaurants share their secrets so you too can cook like a star.


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Three joints to try the Japanese snack sensation best described as a sushi sandwich

The Yuki brunch

Five different Sunday brunch experiences

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