Despite rumours that Lichtenberg might be the next big thing, the drinking options there are mostly limited to shady Eckkneipen or, well, nothing. So for now, Zum Schwalbenschwanz stands out. more

Oct 9, 2017 11:00 AM Insider Tips

Three new craft beer gastropubs provide proper plates to go with your designer suds. more

Mar 14, 2017 1:30 PM Food & Drink

In these uncertain times, one fact rings true: we all need to eat. And so we present our February food issue, stuffed to the gills with all the tasty articles you can digest. Plus the only Berlinale preview that matters and much more, on stands now! more

Jan 31, 2017 2:00 PM


Maria Runarsdottir

Get your barbecue, burger and beer fix at three recently opened restaurants that beef up Berlin’s US food scene. more

Oct 25, 2016 2:20 PM , Food & Drink 1 Comments


Maria Runarsdottir

It's Berlin Beer Week, and craft beer is on everyone's lips – in more languages than just English and German. Check out cosy Prenzlauer Berg pub Birra, which offers both Milanese suds and Italian flair. more

Jul 27, 2016 12:00 PM Insider Tips

How do you like your craft beer? American company Stone Brewery offers you IPAs with a side of arrogance, while German BRLO brings beer-food pairings to Kreuzberg. more

Jul 27, 2016 12:00 PM Insider Tips

There's nothing like a balmy eve spent drinking beer and eating snacks outdoors in the company of friends (and/or football). Even better if the food's actually good. Here are our favourites for both summer Gemütlichkeit and tasty German grub. more

Jul 1, 2016 11:00 AM , , , Food & Drink


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Seymour Gris gives his predictions for the upcoming year. Guten Rutsch everyone! more

Dec 29, 2015 6:00 PM Opinion

The end of September signals more than just leaves falling off trees: it's Oktoberfest! Can't make it to Munich? Enjoy a decidedly Berlin experience (Sep 24-27) on the Spree at Hänsel & Brezel. And come on, everyone loves beer and pretzels! more

Sep 21, 2015 1:00 PM Insider Tips

Looking for an outdoors-y hangout spot that's not super expensive or overrun with tourists? Try venturing outside the Ringbahn to Marzahn's Alte Börse. As of Mon, Mar 16, it's now open till 10pm on weeknights and midnight on weekends. more

Mar 9, 2015 4:30 PM Insider Tips 1 Comments

In unfamiliar territory, Jane stumbles across Safari Imbiss, a cheap and delicious (if a bit religious) West African hole-in-the-wall. What other hidden treasures does Wedding have to offer? more

Sep 16, 2014 11:30 AM Opinion 3 Comments

As the summer draws to a close, Berliners are taking their last opportunities to visit their beloved biergartens. We have the top five (in no particular order) biergartens where you can imbibe. more

Aug 12, 2014 12:00 PM Insider Tips

Getting sick of all the run-of-the-mill beers you've been drinking in your local Kneipe lately? We tasted some of the innovative craft beers at the newly opened Hopfenreich to let you in on what you could be refreshing yourself with this summer. more

Jul 24, 2014 11:30 AM , Insider Tips

After predecessor MFE burned down in 2009, it's future is now here in Friedrichshain's Zukunft. An outdoor cinema, jazzbar, art gallery and, of course, a biergarten, make up a ranch of summer chill wonder and bohemian ambiance. more

Jun 24, 2014 3:00 PM Insider Tips

With Berliner Braufest already in full swing at RAW Tempel, Exberliner presents the grand finale of our Craft Beer Week series with a look at two Wedding nano-breweries that are making big waves. Go forth, drink and be merry this weekend. more

Sep 13, 2013 10:50 AM Food & Drink

Berliner Braufest starts today (Sep 12-14, RAW Tempel)! And continuing our week-long series into the city's burgeoning microbrewing culture, Rachel Glassberg introduces you to the Kreuzberg mavericks. more

Sep 12, 2013 12:00 AM Food & Drink

Are you buzzed yet? In the third instalment of our week-long series leading up this weekend's Berliner Braufest, Rachel Glassberg directs your attention to the growing - and inventive - legion of brewpubs. more

Sep 11, 2013 12:00 PM Food & Drink 1 Comments

Continuing our week-long series of microbrewery magic leading up to Berliner Braufest (Sep 12-14 at RAW), we look at two independents who simply want to give the people what they want, wetting whistles from Neukölln to Mitte and beyond. more

Sep 10, 2013 12:00 PM Food & Drink

Put down that Sterni! Just in time for Braufest (Sep 12-14 at RAW), we're giving you a week-long rundown of the 10 best microbreweries in the city. First up: craft beer godfathers Schoppe Bräu and Brewbaker, plus the sad history of Bier in Berlin. more

Sep 9, 2013 12:00 AM Food & Drink 5 Comments

Weary of Weisse? Kein Bock for Maibock? Exberliner found some corners of Berlin offering the best beer from some smaller corners of Europe. more

Jul 22, 2013 3:00 PM Insider Tips 1 Comments

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