Restaurant reviews

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

Prenzlauer Berg has a new ethical eats joint, this one a burger fusion bistro that sources its wild pig from the Brandenburg countryside. A tad on the pricey side, it should nonetheless fit in well with its surroundings. more

Feb 15, 2016 1:00 PM Food & Drink

Still eating meat and wondering what to eat? Forget mass-processed mystery meats and generic Bratwurst! Let these Berlin artisan butchers show you how the sausage is made. more

Jan 8, 2016 3:30 PM Food & Drink

We're all on the look-out for decent pizza in Berlin. Well, we have found the real deal in Zola – a Polish-run Neopolitan pizza joint on the banks of Paul-Linke-Ufer. Check it out now, we think you'll agree. more

Dec 10, 2015 4:15 PM Food & Drink

Its stark interior may not seem particularly inviting, but we're here to eat, after all – and on that front Chicha delivers Peruvian cuisine that won't fail to impress, especially when it comes to the seafood. more

Nov 12, 2015 2:40 PM Food & Drink

No matter your diet, Berlin has a restaurant for you, and since Spring, we can add deli Dabbawalla to the handful of places catering to ayurvedic eaters. Whether you're spiritual or just on the hunt for new culinary territory, Dabbawalla delivers. more

Jul 7, 2015 12:15 PM Food & Drink

"Kala" is a Turkish name for fish, and that's just what you'll get at this little family shop in Neukölln. Pick up something ready-to-grill or try one of owner Pascal Gallus's Jamaican-influenced dishes fresh from the frying pan. more

Jul 6, 2015 12:00 PM Food & Drink

Meat lovers rejoice! A trio of Irish expats have opened a carnivore's paradise in Prenzlauer Berg. Everything is high-protein, high-fat and highly delicious. And don't forget the beer. more

Jun 9, 2015 11:30 AM Food & Drink 1 Comments

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 5:00 PM Food & Drink 3 Comments

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 11:30 AM Food & Drink 1 Comments

The latest Kreuzberg Mexican joint to enter the fray offers deliciously spicy tacos and burritos with a no-frills kinda vibe. We dig it. more

Sep 17, 2012 11:00 AM Food & Drink 7 Comments

Owners of the TassenKuchen say no more to paltry pancake imitations. Enjoy the real American fluff on weekends with fruit and good ol' maple syrup. €8 gets you all the flapjacks you can eat, but be warned: only the first plate comes with toppings. more

Jul 17, 2012 12:00 PM Food & Drink

An all around, all American breakfast menu, Chicago breakfast slam is extension of California Breakfast Slam and just as delectable. Their menu is concise and to the point, but from honest to god bacon to fluffy pancakes it's all perfectly prepared. more

Jul 17, 2012 12:00 PM Food & Drink

The kosher classroom isn't easy on the wallet, but what it lacks in affordability it more than makes up in healthy, delicious dishes. The brunch menu (€39.50 per head) includes light, creamy soups, fragrant "Israeli salad" and the great hummus. more

Jul 17, 2012 12:00 PM Food & Drink

Modern day can be a rigorous life for our bodies, so treat yourself to a day of a grain-free, sugar-free organic meal. The food at Sauvage is innovative without sacrificing taste (cheese made from almonds) and offers classic breakfast staples. more

Jul 17, 2012 12:00 PM Food & Drink

Leave your meat guilt at home and enjoy a classy (and classic) french brunch. Ohlàlà offers pan perdu (french toast), savoury quiches and mains like Gallic stews, for Friedrichshain’s sweet-toothed Francophiles. A buffet for the price of €9.90. more

Jul 17, 2012 12:00 PM Food & Drink 1 Comments

The pop-up bread ‘n’ beer event, Brot & Zeit has been renamed and aims to put a twist on German food. However, the food isn't worth the price. Only come if ambience is to your liking. more

Jul 3, 2012 11:00 AM Food & Drink

While the experience isn't quite bellissimo, Nudelbude's cuisine is enjoyable and a bargain with low prices of around €5-6. However, with an undermanned staff, gird your loins for an arduous wait. more

Jun 25, 2012 12:00 PM Food & Drink

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