Essential Berlin
Panama Restaurant & Bar is one of Essential Berlin.

1. Panama Restaurant & Bar

8.2
Potsdamer Str. 91, Berlin, Berlin
Modern-europäisches Restaurant · Tiergarten · 32 Tipps und Bewertungen
Annelies is one of Essential Berlin.

2. Annelies

7.7
Görlitzer Straße 68, Berlin, Berlin
Café · Wrangelkiez · 3 Tipps und Bewertungen
Malafemmena is one of Essential Berlin.

3. Malafemmena

8.9
Hauptstrasse 85, Berlin, Berlin
Italienisches Restaurant · Schöneberg · 32 Tipps und Bewertungen
MINE restaurant / WINE bar is one of Essential Berlin.

4. MINE restaurant / WINE bar

8.5
Meinekestr. 10, Berlin, Berlin
Italienisches Restaurant · Charlottenburg · 15 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Insanely good, inventive Italian food. Fantastic wine list (they work directly with small biodynamic wineries). Interior is tastefully decorated with fresh exotic flowers that they change every week.

Park am Gleisdreieck - Westpark is one of Essential Berlin.

5. Park am Gleisdreieck - Westpark

9.4
Flottwellstr. (Schöneberger Ufer), Berlin, Berlin
Park · Viktoriakiez · 49 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Exemplary urban park, built on old railway tracks. Hosts a number of great playgrounds, a skatepark, Brlo brewhouse, etc.

Bonanza Roastery is one of Essential Berlin.

6. Bonanza Roastery

9.4
Adalbertstr. 70, Berlin, Berlin
Coffee Shop · Kreuzberg · 107 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: The most beautiful coffee place in Berlin, very sophisticated. Unexpected: they have a laptop table (and free reliable wi-fi!) where you can actually work.

BRŁO Brwhouse is one of Essential Berlin.

7. BRŁO Brwhouse

9.2
Schöneberger Str. 16, Berlin, Berlin
Brauerei · Viktoriakiez · 134 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Unconventional beer restaurant that has a surprisingly sophisticated food menu. Beer is obviously great.

Fratelli La Bionda is one of Essential Berlin.

8. Fratelli La Bionda

8.9
Bergmannstr. 31 (Heimstr.), Berlin, Berlin
Italienisches Restaurant · Bergmannkiez · 56 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Crazy good Italian food. They play jazz on vinyl and have a great wine selection (by glass).

CUBO Japanese Home Cooking & Sushibar is one of Essential Berlin.

9. CUBO Japanese Home Cooking & Sushibar

6.8
Eisenacher Str.59, Berlin, Berlin
Japanisches Restaurant · Schöneberg · 13 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Authentic tiny Japanese place, amazing sushi. Service can be slow, use Deliveroo!

Belle Alliance is one of Essential Berlin.

10. Belle Alliance

7.8
Mehringdamm 56, Berlin, Berlin
Frühstücksplatz · Viktoriakiez · 15 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Great place for a Sunday brunch, very Berlin.

Cocolo Ramen is one of Essential Berlin.

11. Cocolo Ramen

9.3
Paul-Lincke-Ufer 39-40, Berlin, Berlin
Ramen-Restaurant · Kreuzberg · 392 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Fantastic Ramen, very thick, huge portions. Be prepared to queue.

La Lucha is one of Essential Berlin.

12. La Lucha

7.7
Paul-Lincke-Ufer 39-41, Berlin, Berlin
Mexikanisches Restaurant · Kreuzberg · 46 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Best Mexican food in Berlin, period. Also: amazing tequila selection, fantastic Margaritas and Micheladas.

Markthalle Neun is one of Essential Berlin.

13. Markthalle Neun

9.4
Eisenbahnstr. 42 / 43, Berlin, Berlin
Food-Court · Kreuzberg · 427 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Oysters! Cheese! Champagne! Japanese bakery! Craft Beer! Also: smoked Feta Cheese and lots of German specialties. Best time to visit: Saturday around 4-5pm = the crowd is out, the food is still in.

Mogg is one of Essential Berlin.

14. Mogg

9.3
Auguststr. 11-13, Berlin, Berlin
Sandwich-Imbiss · Mitte · 304 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Cool hidden sandwich place in a fantastic modernist building that also hosts a Michelin-star Pauly Saal restaurant.

Katz Orange is one of Essential Berlin.

15. Katz Orange

9.1
Bergstr. 22, Berlin, Berlin
Restaurant · Mitte · 192 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Fine dining in Mitte. Book a table in advance.

Zeit für Brot is one of Essential Berlin.

16. Zeit für Brot

9.4
Alte Schönhauser Str. 4, Berlin, Berlin
Bäckerei · Mitte · 331 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Cool sandwiches (vegan with tofu!). Also: cinnamon-apple bun that should be forbidden by law.

Father Carpenter Coffee Brewers is one of Essential Berlin.

17. Father Carpenter Coffee Brewers

9.3
Münzstr. 21 (1. Hof), Berlin, Berlin
Coffee Shop · Mitte · 359 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Great coffee in a not-s-hidden (anymore) courtyard in Mitte. Come for breakfast and get the smashed avocado with poached egg.

Kaschk is one of Essential Berlin.

18. Kaschk

8.9
Linienstr. 40, Berlin, Berlin
Bierstube · Mitte · 237 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Craft beer & Bonanza coffee.

ORA is one of Essential Berlin.

19. ORA

9.1
Oranienplatz 14, Berlin, Berlin
Café · Kreuzberg · 120 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Crazy good cocktails in an old pharmacy. Beautiful place that somehow manages to be casual and dressy at the same time.

Wochenmarkt Winterfeldtplatz is one of Essential Berlin.

20. Wochenmarkt Winterfeldtplatz

9.2
Winterfeldtplatz, Berlin, Berlin
Bauernmarkt · Schöneberg · 60 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Non-hipster, non-touristy market in Schoenberg. Best place to buy German cheese (try lemon&pepper or wildflower cheese).

WaWa is one of Essential Berlin.

21. WaWa

9.2
Grunewaldstr. 10, Berlin, Berlin
Koreanisches Restaurant · Schöneberg · 94 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Best Korean restaurant in Berlin.

Jones Ice Cream is one of Essential Berlin.

22. Jones Ice Cream

9.3
Goltzstr. 3, Berlin, Berlin
Eisdiele · Schöneberg · 70 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Fantastic unconventional ice-cream (cold brew! grapefruit & earl grey! gin&tonic!). Try it in a "hausgemacht waffle" with a shot of Bonanza roast espresso. They also bake cookies.

Viktoriapark is one of Essential Berlin.

23. Viktoriapark

9.5
Kreuzbergstr. (Katzbachstr.), Berlin, Berlin
Park · Viktoriakiez · 69 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Best park in Berlin: lots of hills, huge artificial waterfall and the best view on Kreuzberg.

La Cantine d'Augusta is one of Essential Berlin.

24. La Cantine d'Augusta

9.3
Langenscheidtstr. 6, Berlin, Berlin
Französisches Restaurant · Großgörschenstraße · 24 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Fantastic selection of some dangerous french cheeses and great wines. Also probably the only place where you can buy decent wine on Saturday & Sunday (!) while paying the regular wine store price.

Tulus Lotrek is one of Essential Berlin.

25. Tulus Lotrek

7.9
Fichtestraße 24, Berlin, Berlin
Restaurant · Graefekiez · 13 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Out of this world fine dining experience in Kreuzberg. Pricey.

vabali spa is one of Essential Berlin.

26. vabali spa

9.4
Seydlitzstr. 6, Berlin, Berlin
Wellness · Turmstraße · 69 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Lots of different saunas around an open pool. In a park! Come here early as it get's crowded on weekends during the day. Warning: NO swimwear allowed, be prepared to show your butt.

Hope Superfood Deli is one of Essential Berlin.

27. Hope Superfood Deli

8.3
Akazienstr. 28, Berlin, Berlin
Bistro · Akazienkiez · 17 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Raw/Vegan heaven in Schöneberg. They also serve decent coffee.

Goldies is one of Essential Berlin.

28. Goldies

8.8
Oranienstr. 6, Berlin, Berlin
Fastfood-Restaurant · Kreuzberg · 24 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Hip french fries place: Japanese fries, Odessa style fries, etc. Perfect hangover/late night food.

Lula am Markt is one of Essential Berlin.

29. Lula am Markt

7.8
Lauterstr. 14/15, Berlin, Berlin
Bistro · Friedenau · 34 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: Great deli/bakery/cafe in Friedenau: they bake amazing bread and cinnamon buns. Also, try their French Toast!

westberlin is one of Essential Berlin.

30. westberlin

9.0
Friedrichstr. 215, Berlin, Berlin
Coffee Shop · Kreuzberg · 285 Tipps und Bewertungen

Oleg S.Oleg Stavitsky: A safe haven in one of the worst areas of Berlin. If you happen to stuck around Checkpoint Charlie - come here for great coffee, reliable wifi, power sockets and proper food.