Restaurants in Berlin

Micha Richter

Enjoy the monstrously sized schnitzel perched atop a tangy potato salad made with onion and vinegar inn this folksy, low-ceilinged, crimson setting. Read More

With its hyper-modern twist on the French fine-dining tradition, Bandol Sur Mer is fresh, playful and classy. Read More

One of the city's most highly-regarded restaurants, Borchardt was originally founded by A.F.W. Borchardt in 1853. Today, the restaurant is a go-to... Read More

There are no toilets at Burgermeister, which is somewhat curious as the place itself is really a toilet. No joke; it is actually a 19th-century cast... Read More

A Berlin institution and hot spot for the city’s elite, Café Einstein is housed inside a villa that once belonged to silent movie star... Read More

This unique café is housed inside an 1882 building and exists in order to celebrate and promote German literature. The restaurant and café... Read More

This unassuming restaurant in Maybachufer draws patrons in with its French- and Algerian-inspired menu, serving such dishes as roast duck and fish... Read More

For a bite to eat, stop into this pizza restaurant popular with couples who come for the ballroom dancing. Read More

Surely the coolest vegetarian restaurant in the world; the restaurant is also a club. Menu changes weekly. Read More

Tucked into a quiet side street in Mitte—the hipster district—Cordobar offers a stunning selection of more than 900 German-Austrian wines, pooled from... Read More

Crackers has quickly become a top restaurant, because it brings together all of the right elements: haute cuisine, intimate exclusivity, a daring hint... Read More

So adored is Berlin currywurst (a hefty sliced pork sausage slathered in curry-spiked ketchup) that there’s even a new museum devoted to it. Curry... Read More

Though nominally Turkish, the restaurant also smartly plays with the flavors of the Mediterranean. In other words, the greasy döner kebab that... Read More

A French bistro located inside the Ritz-Carlton Berlin, Desbrosses serves a menu of classic, French- and German-inspired meals, including grilled... Read More

This upscale restaurant is located at the stylish Brandenburger Hof hotel and is overseen by Finnish culinary master Sauli Kemppainen, who has created a... Read More

Born in Denmark and raised in Iceland, Chef Eliasdóttir oversees Nordic-inspired cuisine made from hyper-local ingredients. With a focus on fish dishes,... Read More

Located in a turn-of-the-century former distillery, eins44 has transformed the space with industrial-era design furniture and a menu that pays homage to... Read More

Facil, on the top floor of the Mandala Hotel at Potsdamer Platz, is reminiscent of the clean lines of the Neue Nationalgalerie down the street, and one... Read More

This formal wood-paneled dining room is one of the grandest in the city and the only one with two Michelin stars. Walking into the room you pass a... Read More

Innovative regional cuisine and locally-sourced ingredients are all served in a perfect villa backdrop. Read More

Open since the spring of 2007, this terrific Spree-riverfront steak house is still one of the city’s see-and-be-seen hot spots. (No surprise,... Read More

One of the first upscale restaurants to grace Prenzlauer Berg’s leafy Kollwitzplatz square, Gugelhof has hosted some pretty A-list diners since it... Read More

This quaint café on Wiener Strasse is a popular Berlin gathering spot and welcomes diners with a distinct, neighborhood haunt feeling. The dining... Read More

Chef Stefan Hartmann adds a Mediterranean twist to New German flavors (think seared foie gras with beetroot and caramelized apples). Read More

Henne offers the moistest, crispiest milk-roasted bird to be found in Mitteleuropa, along with a décor that’s a celebration of Berlin as a... Read More

World-class chef Sebastian Frank presides over the kitchen at HORVÁTH, providing guests with a delicate and innovative approach to Austrian cuisine. Read More

The Michelin Star award-winning Hugos is located on the 14th floor of the InterContinental Berlin and offers diners panoramic city views to complement... Read More

Easily recognizable by its logo — an inverted version of the famous McDonald’s® golden arches — W Imbiss is a unique eatery... Read More

One of the hottest restaurants of the year, the young team at Industry marry rustic French cuisine with delightful Mediterranean elements. Read More

Käfer, located on the top floor of the Reichstag, the building that houses the German Parliament, offers diners unparalleled views of the building... Read More

A grocery store in the front, and a deligthfully boisterous neighborhood restaurant in the back. Highlights include the occasional appetizer of homemade... Read More

As the name 'Lokal' suggests, the produce and meats are sourced from surrounding Brandenburg farms and butchers, so that its creative menu changes... Read More

A popular, Austrian-themed eatery overlooking the Gendarmenmarkt, Lutter & Wegner serves a menu largely composed of Austrian cuisine, including game... Read More

This Michelin starred restaurant is widely considered one of Berlin’s best. Located just steps from the Brandenburg Gate, the dining room’s... Read More

Nobelhart & Schmutzig has been perhaps the single-most talked-about Berlin restaurant opening of the decade.They live up to the hype and serve... Read More

Nocti Vagus is the city's famous dark restaurant. Based on the idea that depriving a person of one sense with strengthen the others, Nocti Vagus serves... Read More

A mecca for business-class Berliners, the elegant but comfortable Pantry serves classic dishes prepared with foods grown within a 100-km radius. Read More

The trendy Paris Bar is located in the Charlottenburg district and evokes the atmosphere of a chic Parisian brasserie. The restaurant has long attracted... Read More

With a Michelin star under its belt, Chef Michal Höpfl's talented team serves haute cuisine in a stunningly beautiful room for an unforgettable meal. Read More

Avant cooking techniques and distinctively personal, professional service distinguish reinstoff, winner of two Michelin stars and 18 Gault&Millau... Read More

Restaurant Remake, located in the trendy Mitte district, showcases the globally-influenced, eclectic cuisine of chef Stephan Maron. At only 30, Maron... Read More

Housed inside the Swissôtel Berlin, Restaurant 44 is a strikingly modern eatery. The upscale, contemporary dining room has dark wood floors, off... Read More

This Asian-inspired kitchen draws upon Japanese product perfection, Thai aromas and Chinese cooking —the best aspects of each culinary tradition. Read More

Make sure to order the pork-filled spring roll with prawns and garden beans at this spot on the River Spree. Read More

The restaurant offers modern Italian cuisine and the most flattering lighting in town. Read More

Over in Mitte, a mix of fashion and media types frequent this club, built under the tracks of the commuter S-Bahn train. Read More

The Store Kirchen serves hyper-local food from sustainable producers, with a focus on the many splendors of vegetables. The green juice is a must. Read More

Designed by Anne Maria Jagdfeld, Uma, an upscale Japanese and sushi restaurant, exudes a modern, Asian feel. The dining room is decorated in shades of... Read More

A dark restaurant, unsicht-Bar is built upon the principle that a lack of sight will enhance the other senses, including the sense of taste. Diners are... Read More

A Michelin Star recipient, VAU opened in the Mitte district in 1997. The restaurant, located near the Gendarmenmarkt, serves the traditional German and... Read More

A long glass wall displaying hundreds of wine bottles from around the world—which you pass on the way to the second-floor dining room—makes... Read More

Frarosa is a wine bar/restaurant where you drink all you like and pay whatever you choose. “You put two euros into the pig to begin,” the... Read More

This eclectic eatery, located in Mitte, is housed inside a building that was once home to a Chinese restaurant, and much of the original furnishings... Read More

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