Avocado toast: overhyped millennial meme, or the best thing ever? Whatever you think about it, you can't avoid it in Berlin. From the new to the noteworthy, we sampled the toast of the town. more

Sep 29, 2017 12:00 PM , , Food & Drink


Anita Richelli

What does a British-owned Neukölln cocktail bar have to do with the best chilli Jane's had east of New Mexico? And, as is so often asked in Berlin, what does any of this have to do with brunch? more

Aug 7, 2015 12:00 PM Opinion

Not only does this Russian enclave, named after Doctor Zhivago's literary genitor, provide good business lunches and romantic dinners with live music, it also excels at Sunday brunches: an impressive array of zakuski from the mini-crepe rolls (stuffed with cabbage, carrot or spinach) to the carnival of marinated or smoked fish and salmon eggs, prawns and meaty delights, all rolled and wrapped in extravagant ways, as well as tasty warm dishes. more

Apr 1, 2010 11:46 AM

This Sunday buffet offers wonderful freshly made veggie concoctions from Sri Lanka - a subtle mix of spices reminiscent of Indian food but with a more sophisticated touch. more

Apr 1, 2010 4:27 AM

Unexpectedly delicious meals spring from the kitchen of this café near the Gethsame church. more

Mar 29, 2010 11:55 PM

Under the shade of a wide red awning, a local crowd gathers on the terrace in hungry anticipation of Mir's pure and sensuous morning platters. more

Mar 29, 2010 11:43 PM

Cafe Uebereck is a great place to emulate America's great alcoholic 20th century writers. It provides an atmosphere fit for writing verse good enough to woo even the hardiest of German Mädchen. more

Mar 29, 2010 10:35 PM

One of Schöneberg's best brunch locations, Tomasa has a range to satisfy even the most eclectic needs. It is one of four in Berlin, loved for its bedazzling variations of breakfasts and brunches, served all day by quietly efficient staff. In winter, hibernate inside in their womb-room ambience. In summer, enjoy the dappled shade of plane trees on the wide pavement outside. more

Mar 29, 2010 7:12 PM

Viennese ambience at student prices - the marbletop tables, dark wooden furnishings, graceful brass coat stands and plush velvet benches of Café Hardenberg invite you to treat yourself. more

Mar 29, 2010 10:04 AM

Freischwimmer is located on Berlin's own set of Apocalypse Now, a.k.a. the Treptower Park banks of the Spree. more

Mar 29, 2010 9:53 AM

It's hard to say whether Café Intimes' brunch takes over the whole street because its happy diners wish to soak up the sun, or if they're simply pushed out by the overwhelmingly enormous buffet. more

Mar 29, 2010 4:18 AM

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