Jane Silver

After this year's chef switchover, we hit up Mitte's buzziest wine bar for Austrian beverages and Asian-inspired bites. more

Dec 8, 2017 11:00 AM Food & Drink

Colder weather means one thing: bring on the Vietnamese noodle soup! And we don't just mean pho. Expand your horizons at three new restaurants. more

Nov 26, 2017 11:00 AM , Food & Drink

You've read the blog buzz about the new Tel Aviv export and late-night dining spot off Oranienburger Straße, but is it justified? Mostly! more

Oct 6, 2017 12:00 PM , Food & Drink

This year, already-acclaimed Charlottenburg fine dining restaurant Glass switched over to a "modern Arabic" concept. We scoped out the new menu and had a forkful of cured camel. more

Oct 2, 2017 11:30 AM Food & Drink

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

At a brewpub out in Marzahn, a carpenter turned chef cooks up hearty German classics and bar snacks that provide the perfect accompaniment to freshly brewed craft beer. more

Jun 22, 2017 4:30 PM Food & Drink 2 Comments

Still searching for "real Mexican food" in Berlin? Latest contender La Lucha may not fully satisfy your cravings, but some of its dishes could have you fooled for a second – and the cocktails can't be beat. more

May 31, 2017 12:00 PM Food & Drink

With Taiwanese sandwiches having a moment, we visited three of Berlin’s latest bao-crazy restaurants and ended up sinking our teeth into more than just squishy buns. more

Apr 27, 2017 2:05 PM , Food & Drink


Marie Yako

New Wilmersdorf restaurant Bahadur cooks up the same kind of tandoori kebabs and curries you might find at other northern Indian joints in Berlin – but it's better. Much better. more

Apr 27, 2017 2:00 PM Food & Drink

Mitte nightlife king Heinz “Cookie” Gindullis has been at it again, this time with his futuristic lunch canteen Data Kitchen, which does away with pesky waitstaff. Do we really need automated service? Not sure, but we can't complain about the food. more

Apr 3, 2017 11:40 AM Food & Drink

Quit your whining, North American expats. The local Mexican food scene is growing up thanks to these new eateries that kick tacos up a notch. more

Mar 31, 2017 3:25 PM Food & Drink

The burger craze refuses to die, and vegheads are getting in on the action too. Here are our favourite recent entries from both sides of the spectrum. more

Feb 15, 2017 12:00 PM , Food & Drink

Our February food issue is out now! Among its many tasty articles is an overview of the new Syrian restaurants and shops on Sonnenallee, Neukölln's "Arab street". Need the lay of the land? Here's our north-to-south culinary tour. more

Feb 1, 2017 12:00 PM Food & Drink

Is dan dan mian the new ramen? Two new restaurants serve versions of the spicy Szechuan speciality. more

Nov 15, 2016 11:00 AM Food & Drink


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

Is freekeh the new quinoa? And would we be asking these questions five years ago? Jane looks back on a weekend of food festivals and a half-decade of changes in the "food scene". more

Oct 4, 2016 12:00 PM Opinion 1 Comments

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

Still drinking craft beer? Get with the times! The natural wine craze hits Berlin’s most hipster of hoods with Wild Things on Weserstraße and Jaja on Weichselstraße. more

Jun 13, 2016 2:40 PM Food & Drink

Brought to you by a publishing wunderkind and a refugee chef, the newest culinary addition to City West combines regional ingredients with Middle Eastern flavours and German dishes with Syrian ones. What did we think? Jane Silver dishes. more

May 17, 2016 12:15 PM Food & Drink


Photo by Maria Runarsdottir

It may not be a feast for the eyes, but the nooks and crannies of the Neues Kreuzberger Zentrum complex pack in more authentic budget deliciousness per square metre than nearly anywhere else in Berlin. Here are our favourites. more

Apr 29, 2016 4:00 PM , Food & Drink

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