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The U8's back, baby! On August 25, Neuköllners rejoiced as the Leinestraße and Hermannstraße U-Bahn stations, out of commission for over a year, finally reopened. Take advantage of your newfound mobility by checking out these bars, cafes and restaurants in the now-accessible 'hood.
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A cosy, welcoming cafe/bar/venue that's one of the only such places in Neukölln actually deserving of the 'living room' sobriquet, KussKuss serves up veggie cuisine and local craft beer as well as an eclectic concert and film programme.
3Weisestraße 34, 12049 Berlin
Despite all the prams you might see around Herrfurthplatz, the hipsters haven't entirely forsaken Schillerkiez. You'll find them in this roomy bar, drinking beers, playing board games, listening to the obligatory acoustic concerts and/or nibbling on a burger or burrito from next-door sister restaurant Rundstück Warm.