Restaurants

Top Choice International in Lübbenau

Schlossrestaurant Linari

This delightful restaurant in the Lübbenau Palace is elegant without being stuffy, and the chef keeps the innovative menu in flux with seasonal and regionally hunted-and-gathered ingredients. In summer, the terrace …
Mediterranean in Köpenick

Krokodil

The seasonal fare at this urban getaway is delish, but even more memorable is the idyllic setting on the Dahme River some 700m south of the Altstadt. Join locals in capping a day of lounging on Krokodil's beach with…
Gastropub in Potsdam

Meierei Brauhaus

The Berlin Wall once ran right past this brewpub, where the beer garden invites you to count the boats sailing on the Jungfernsee in summer. The hearty German dishes are a perfect match for the delicious craft beers…
German in Wannsee

Loretta am Wannsee

Robust Bavarian cooking is the focus of the menu at this traditional but updated restaurant with an enchanting beer garden overlooking Wannsee lake. Have a grilled sausage in the beer garden, a crisp salad or go the…
German in Brandenburg an der Havel

Restaurant an der Dominsel

Built around vestiges of the medieval town wall, this restaurant specialises in regional food, especially fish dishes. But what you’ll probably remember most are the fabulous Dom views, preferably from the waterfron…
French in Potsdam

Brasserie zu Gutenberg

This charming little brasserie with dark-wood tables and chocolate-brown banquettes is great for a hearty meal, perhaps featuring a steak cooked on the lava grill, or the signature coq au vin with a glass of fine Bo…
German in Köpenick

Ratskeller Köpenick

The olde-worlde ambience at this vaulted cellar-warren in Köpenick's historic town hall is fun, and the menu full of classic rib-stickers (try the smoked pork knuckle) alongside healthier, seasonal and meatless sele…
French in Potsdam

Maison Charlotte

There's a rustic lyricism to the French country cuisine in this darling Dutch Quarter bistro, no matter whether your appetite runs towards a simple Flammkuchen (Alsatian pizza), Breton fish soup or a multicourse men…
International in Grunewald & Dahlem

Luise

This cafe-restaurant-beer-garden combo is a Dahlem institution with a long menu likely to please everyone from salad-heads to schnitzel fiends to pizza punters. Scrumptious breakfasts are served until noon and there…
Italian in Grunewald & Dahlem

Ristorante Galileo

On the edge of the Free University campus, Galileo has plied students, faculty and clued-in locals with cheap, authentic Italian fare since 1990. If homemade pasta and pizza don’t do it for you, go for the daily spe…