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Potsdamer Platz 3, Ritz-Carlton Berlin · interesting places nearby
The original 1875 brasserie at the Ritz-Carlton was moved here from southern France and is anchored by an open kitchen where toqued chefs turn out French country classics, regional specials and vegan dishes. For a treat, book ahead for the legendary Sunday brunch (12.30pm to 3.30pm September to June; €98) with bottomless Champagne.
Be sure not to OD on the crusty breads made in the on-site boulangerie (bakery). Weekday two-course lunch specials go for €16.