Restaurants

Top Choice Asian in Historic Mitte

Restaurant Tim Raue

Now here’s a twin Michelin starred restaurant we can get our mind around. Unstuffy ambience and a reduced design with walnut and Vitra chairs perfectly juxtapose with Raue’s brilliant Asian-inspired plates that each…
Top Choice Vietnamese in Scheunenviertel

Chèn Chè

In this exotic Vietnamese tearoom you can settle down in the charming Zen garden or beneath the hexagonal chandelier made from the torn pages of a herbal medicine book. The compact menu features healthy and meticulo…
Top Choice Chinese in City West & Charlottenburg

Good Friends

Good Friends is widely considered Berlin's best Cantonese restaurant. The ducks dangling in the window are merely an overture to a menu long enough to confuse Confucius, including plenty of authentic homestyle dishe…
Vietnamese in Prenzlauer Berg

Umami

A mellow 1950s lounge-vibe and an inspired menu of Indochine home cooking divided into 'regular' and 'vegetarian' choices are the main draws of this restaurant with large pavement terrace. Leave room for the green-t…
Japanese in City West & Charlottenburg

Mr Hai Kabuki

Purists can stick to classic nigiri and maki but Mr Hai is mostly about expanding your sushi horizon. Unconventional morsels, composed like little works of art, are delivered kaiten-style (via conveyor belt). Some o…
Japanese in Scheunenviertel

Zenkichi

Tokyo meets Berlin via Brooklyn at this lantern-lit basement izakaya, which serves faithful gourmet Japanese fare and supreme sake in cosy booths shielded by wooden bamboo blinds for extra privacy. Opt for the seaso…
Indian in Prenzlauer Berg

Chutnify

Aparna Aurora's little restaurant is spicing up Berlin's rather bland Indian food scene. Here the focus is on authentic South Indian street food with a special nod to dosas (a type of crêpe) filled with everything f…
Vietnamese in Kreuzberg & Neukölln

Umami

A mellow 1950s lounge vibe and an inspired menu of Indochine home-cooking divided into ‘regular’ and ‘vegetarian’ choices are the main draws of this restaurant with large sidewalk terrace. Leave room for the green t…
Korean in Scheunenviertel

Dae Mon

This gourmet Korean restaurant with show kitchen is a treat for both palate and eyes. The dimly lit, black-on-black decor and sleek glass plates beautifully show off the contemporary and creative small-plate composi…
Vietnamese in Prenzlauer Berg

Van Hoa

Empty tables are a rare sight at this uncluttered cafe with its small blackboard menu of simply satisfying bowls of beef or chicken piled high with fresh veg and herbs. In winter, the pho soups go a long way towards…