Korean Food

REVIEW! We think we found Berlin's best cabbage kimchi! Former classical singer turned restauranteur, Jinok Kim, has a penchant for experimentation not just in NaNum's menu but right down to her self-styled dishware, and it really works. Read more

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REVIEW! We find a Berlin Korean restaurant that not only serves up great dishes but takes just as much care over the wine... and ceramics! Read more

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The industrious Korean-German entrepreneur behind restaurant and now brand 'Kimchi Princess' tells us how she donned a tiara and brought Korean home-style cooking to the Berlin trendset. Read more

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With the Korea Independent Film Festival kicking off at Babylon Mitte on Oct 31 through Nov 5, we find out films are just one part of K-culture that's crashing Berlin. We've scouted out the best places to source Korean food, fashion, beauty and more! Read more

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A taste of Korea? From signature dumplings to the spiciest soondubu (not for the faint-hearted!), authentic Korean BBQ, and even kimchi burgers! We've rounded up the 13 best foodie gems to eat Korean out in Berlin. Read more

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Kicking off on Oct 15 through Oct 31, Exberliner and Lichtblick Kino are celebrating the Korean wave with a fortnight of Hallyuwood's best new cinema. Opening with Park Chan-wook’s "The Handmaiden", come early for Korean tapas from Yam Yam Berlin! Read more


From Gastarbeiter to expats, from Kbeauty to Kpop: Welcome to Berlin's Korea town! Meet the Haupstadt's Korean nurses and notaries, the jet setting creatives and kimchi royalty, find out where to get your Korean food, film, fashion and more. Out now! Read more



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A tiny, unassuming café just steps from the overhyped Anna Blume hides one of Berlin's best vegan, macrobiotic breakfasts. Time for Françoise to bust this Prenzlauer Berg secret wide open. Read more

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Stop the virtual presses: there's real Korean food in Kreuzberg now. Jane spreads the gospel. Read more


In a city saturated with döner, you might think you've seen it all. But a new breed of takeaways are taking inspiration from the classic Berlin brand and coming up with some rather novel variations. We sampled four. Read more

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