Restaurants

Top Choice International in Potsdamer Platz & Tiergarten

Ki-Nova

The name of this lunchtime favourite hints at the concept: 'ki' is Japanese for energy and 'nova' Latin for new. 'New energy' in this case translates into health-focused yet comforting bites starring global and regi…
International in Potsdamer Platz & Tiergarten

Facil

With two Michelin stars to its name, Michael Kempf’s fare is hugely innovative yet deliciously devoid of unnecessary flights of fancy. Enjoy it while draped in a sleek Donghia chair and surrounded by a bamboo garden…
International in Potsdamer Platz & Tiergarten

Qiu

The weekly changing business lunch (noon to 3pm Monday to Friday) at this stylish bar-lounge at the Mandala Hotel also includes soup or salad, a nonalcoholic beverage, and coffee or tea. We call that a steal. It's a…
International in Potsdamer Platz & Tiergarten

Teehaus im Englischen Garten

Not even many Berliners know about this enchanting reed-thatched teahouse tucked into the northwestern corner of Tiergarten park. It's best in summer, when the beer garden overlooking an idyllic pond seats up to 500…
Ice Cream in Potsdamer Platz & Tiergarten

Caffe e Gelato

Traditional Italian-style ice cream gets a 21st-century twist at this huge cafe on the upper floor of the Potsdamer Platz Arkaden mall. Among the homemade creamy concoctions are organic and sugar-, gluten- and lacto…
Indonesian in Potsdamer Platz & Tiergarten

Mabuhay

Tucked into a concrete courtyard, this hole-in-the-wall scores a one for looks and a 10 for the food. Usually packed (especially at lunchtime), it delivers Indonesian food with as much authenticity as possible. The …
European in Potsdamer Platz & Tiergarten

Desbrosses

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 Berlin and central European classics using vegetables and herbs grow…
International in Potsdamer Platz & Tiergarten

Weilands Wellfood

After a menu revamp, this easy-going day-time cafe now shines the spotlight on cold, warm and poké bowls available in two sizes. Vegan options are available too. In summer, stake out an outside table overlooking a p…
Italian in Potsdamer Platz & Tiergarten

Vapiano

Matteo Thun’s jazzy decor is a great foil for the tasty Italian fare at this successful German self-service chain. Mix-and-match pastas, creative salads and crusty pizzas are all prepared right before your eyes, and…