Berlin

“Capital city famous for its multi-culture, vibrant nightlife, plenty cafés, street art, historic museums and places of cultural interest. Berlin’s heritage is contributed by a series of tumultuous events resulting in its many distinctive neighbourhoods, each offering its unique charm.”

Off the beaten path guide to

Berlin

Places to See

Sammlung Boros
10:00 to 18:00
🖼️
€-€€
Reinhardtstraße 20, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Former bunker and contemporary art gallery with private collection tours
Der Kegel
10:00 to 18:00
€-€€
Revaler Str. 99, 10245 Berlin, Germany
Indoor and open air boulder park with climbing areas for both beginners and experts
Computer Games Museum
10:00 to 18:00
👾
€-€€
Karl-Marx-Allee 93A, 10243 Berlin, Germany
Video games music with playable historical video game exhibits
Gemäldegallerie Berlin
10:00 to 18:00
🎨
€-€€
Matthäikirchplatz, 10785 Berlin, Germany
Art gallery exhibiting renaissance paintings from 14th-18th century
Biosphäre
10:00 to 18:00
🦋
€-€€
Weserstr. 212, 12047 Berlin, Germany
Indoor tropical botanical garden in Potsdam with a butterfly garden and koi ponds
Sandgrube
10:00 to 18:00
€-€€
14193 Berlin, Germany
Nature hike in the Grünwald region with a large sand pit
Zeiss Planetarium
10:00 to 18:00
🌌
€-€€
Prenzlauer Allee 80, 10405 Berlin, Germany
Modern stellar theatre hosting events and the chance to explore the universe
Schwerbelastungskörper
10:00 to 18:00
€-€€
General-Pape-Straße 34A, 12101 Berlin, Germany
Large concrete block with historical significance from the Third Reich
Tempelhofer Feld
06:00 to 22:30
🛫
€-€€
Tempelhofer Damm, 12101 Berlin
Large inoperational airport open for public visit
Berlin Kart
06:00 to 22:30
🏎️
€-€€
Werbellinstraße 50, 12053 Berlin
Large indoor go karting arena located in Neukölln
Pfaueninsel Park
Temporarily closed
🌴
Schloss Pfaueninsel Nikolskoer Weg, 14109 Berlin
Small island garden near the spree filled with peacocks and accessible by ferry
Bohemian Rixdorf
Temporarily closed
🏘
free
Richardplatz, 12055 Berlin Germany
Hidden village within Berlin
Berlin-Dahlem Botanical Garden
10:00 to 18:00
🌏
Königin-Luise-Straße 6-8, 14195 Berlin
Large botanical gardens hosting events from time to time
Pergamon and Neues Museum
10:00 to 18:00
🏛
€-€€
Bodestraße 1-3, 10178 Berlin
Large museum featuring artefacts such as the Bust of Nerfertiti
East Side Gallery
24 hours
free
Mühlenstraße, 10243 Berlin
Grafitti gallery on the Berlin Wall
DDR Museum
10:00 to 20:00
Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 1, 10178 Berlin
Historic museum on the DDR and WW2

Places to Eat

Standard Pizza
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Templiner Str. 7, 10119 Berlin, Germany
Hipster pizzeria serving juicy pizzas fresh straight out of the oven
Chen Che
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Rosenthaler Str. 13, 10119 Berlin, Germany
Vietnamese restaurant with great interiors serving food and tea
Al Dente
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Greifswalder Str. 29, 10405 Berlin, Germany
Italian restaurant in Prenzlauer Berg serving fresh handmade pasta
Massai Restaurant
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Lychener Str. 12, 10437 Berlin, Germany
Elegant restaurant offering a unique African dining experience
Villa di Wow
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Ohlauer Str. 30, 10999 Berlin, Germany
Pizza shack serving large slices of margarita, vegan and salami varieties
Doyum Restaurant
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Admiralstraße 36-37, 10999 Berlin, Germany
Authentic Turkish restaurant serving delicious food
3 Schwestern
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Mariannenpl. 2, 10997 Berlin, Germany
German restaurant with an artistic vibe and friendly service
Big Sur
Permanently closed
€-€€
Graefestraße 11, 10967 Berlin, Germany
Gourmet burger and fries restaurant offering a friendly American vibe
Joseph Roth Diele
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Potsdamer Straße 75, 10785 Berlin, Germany
Cozy German restaurant serving food that takes you back in time
Matreshka
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Boxhagener Str. 60, 10245 Berlin, Germany
Authentic Russian restaurant serving tasty dishes with fair prices
Pizzeria Fratelli La Bionda
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Bergmannstraße 31, 10961 Berlin, Germany
Authentic Italian pizzeria serving fresh pizzas with wine
Wirtshaus zum Mitterhofer
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Fichtestraße 1, 10967 Berlin, Germany
Austrian Tirol influenced restaurant known for schnitzel
Da Jia Le
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Goebenstraße 23, 10783 Berlin, Germany
Authentic Chinese restaurant in Schöneberg serving peking duck
Aunt Benny
Permanently closed
€-€€
Oderstrasse 7 10247 Berlin Germany
Cafe offering nice coffee, good music and fresh cakes to order
Repke Spatzlerei
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Bleibtreustraße 46, 10623 Berlin, Germany
German restaurant serving known for its Spätzle and Maultaschen
Long March Canteen
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Wrangelstraße 20, 10997 Berlin, Germany
Chinese restaurant serving great dim-sum with tapas style
Horváth
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Paul-Lincke-Ufer 44a, 10999 Berlin, Germany
Exquisite restaurant offering an Austrian 7 course fine dining experience
Cafe Valentin
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Sanderstraße 13, 12047 Berlin, Germany
Swedish cafe serving tasty vegan dishes and smøreebrød
$ Nobelhart & Schmutzig
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Friedrichstraße 218, 10969 Berlin, Germany
10 course organic meal with seating around the kitchen
Kumple und Keule
10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Eisenbahnstraße 42-43, 10997 Berlin, Germany
Meat lover’s paradise serving dry aged beef burgers with bacon

Places to Drink

Zum Starken August
16:00 to 23:00
€-€€
Schönhauser Allee 56, 10437 Berlin, Germany
Bar offering cabaret shows and karaoke with a cosy atmosphere
Eschenbräu
16:00 to 23:00
€-€€
Triftstraße 67, 13353 Berlin, Germany
Brewery serving fresh beers and pizza in an outdoor beer garden tavern
Vagabund Brauerei
16:00 to 23:00
€-€€
Antwerpener Str. 3, 13353 Berlin, Germany
Lively brewery serving craft beer in Wedding
Nopa
16:00 to 23:00
€-€€
Olivaer Pl. 15, 10707 Berlin, Germany
Exclusive sheesha lounge and cocktail bar offering a great atmosphere
Meltdown
16:00 to 23:00
€-€€
Meltdown Berlin, Urbanstraße 87, 10967 Berlin, Germany
eSports bar chain hosting hearthstone and super smash bros tournaments
Mano Café
16:00 to 23:00
€-€€
Skalitzer Str. 46A, 10997 Berlin, Germany
Cosy bar and cafe offering a homely atmosphere to catch up with friends
Mein Haus am See
16:00 to 23:00
€-€€
runnenstraße 197-198, 10119 Berlin, Germany
Quirky bar with a cozy atmosphere, live DJ sets and busy evenings
BrewDog
10:00 to 02:00
🍺
€€- €€€
Ackerstr. 29, 10115 Berlin, Germany
Less-crowdediInternational chain of craft beer bars offering a wide selection of beers and pizza.
Fahrbar
12:00 to 24:00
🚋
€€
Kaiserin-Augusta-Allee 98 – 100
Bar in a local tram; drinks on the wheels while cruising through the city
Bohnengold
18:00 to 07:00
€€
Reichenberger Str. 153, 10999 Berlin, Germany
Bar with Pinball tables with fun atmosphere in Kreuzberg
Süss War Gestern
14:00 to 06:00
🎵
€€
10 Richardstrasse, Berlin 12043
lounge and bar that turns into a nightclub with live music
Kumpelnest 3000 and Sameheads
19:00 to 06:00
Luetzowstr. 23, 10785 Berlin, Germany
Dive bars in Berlin offering beers at a good price
Eschschloraque Rümschrümp
16:00 to 23:00
€€
Rosenthaler Str. 39, 10178 Berlin, Mitte
Indoor bar with live music evenings and an outdoor patio
Mauerwinzer
16:00 to 23:00
🍷
€€- €€€
Wolliner Str. 20 | Berlin-Mitte Direkt Am Mauerstreifen, 10435 Berlin, Germany
Cosy wine bar offering a wide variety of wine and small snacks.
Neue Odessa
19:00 to 03:00
🥃
€€- €€€
Torstr. 89, 10119 Berlin, Germany
Smokers bar with tasteful interiors and a door policy
Würgeengel
19:00 to 04:00
💨
€€
Dresdener Strasse 122, 10999 Berlin
Classic smoking bar serving the tastiest cocktails in Kreuzberg.

Places to Network

Mindbox
08:00 to 20:00
Holzmarktstraße 6-9, 10179 Berlin
Regular events and meetups on transport industry topics like drones.
Hub:raum
08:00 to 20:00
Winterfeldtstraße 21, 10781 Berlin
Startup incubator hosting events related to entrepreneurial topics
The Energy Market Revolution
08:00 to 20:00
Torgauer Str. 12-15, 10829 Berlin
Regular meetups for discussing topics like Blockchain
GTEC Open Lectures
08:00 to 20:00
Friedrichstr. 68, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Education centre offering lectures and talks from industry experts
The Factory
08:00 to 20:00
Rheinsberger Str. 76/77, 10115 Berlin, Germany
Start-up events and panel discussions on various tech and non-tech issues

Places to Shop

MYKITA
👓
€€- €€€€
10:00 to 18:00
Ritterstraße 9, 10969 Berlin, 030 204566333
Contemporary eyewear and sunglasses store.
The green lung in Friedrichshain
€€- €€€€
10:00 to 18:00
Niederbarnimstraße 13, 10247 Berlin, 030 36461433
Vape shop selling a healthier smoking alternative
Durst Express
€€- €€€€
10:00 to 18:00
Lise-Meitner-Straße 45, 10589 Berlin, 0800 90540090
drinks delivery asap online Berlin
raubdruckerin
€€- €€€€
10:00 to 18:00
Boddinstraße 9, 12053 Berlin
Graphic T shirt store with patterns made from sewer lids Berlin
Bubbly Berlin
€€- €€€€
10:00 to 18:00
Propststraße 11, 10178 Berlin, 030 23919690
handmade design, fabric and art store Berlin
Kauf Dich Glüklich
€€- €€€€
10:00 to 18:00
Rosenthaler Str. 17, 10119 Berlin, 030 28878817
Curated clothing store offering the best of many brands at a price
Paper and Tea
€€- €€€€
10:00 to 18:00
Alte Schönhauser Str. 50, 10119 Berlin, 030 555798080
Tea store serving blends from the world and stationery products
Pfefferhaus
€€- €€€€
10:00 to 18:00
Niederbarnimstraße 11, 10247 Berlin, 030 23532428
chilli shop for sauces, oils and seeds
Original Unverpackt
€€- €€€€
10:00 to 18:00
Wiener Straße 16, 10999 Berlin
Sustainable plastic-free supermarket promoting BIO products
Goldhahn & Sampson
€€- €€€€
10:00 to 18:00
Dunckerstraße 9, 10437 Berlin
Artisan food store offering exotic ingredients
Tink
€€- €€€€
10:00 to 18:00
Gipsstraße 15, 10119 Berlin, 030 58849223
Online store for smart and connected home products
Very ugly plates
€€- €€€€
10:00 to 18:00
Redecorated porcelain wall plates with humour Berlin
Paper Trophy
€€- €€€€
10:00 to 18:00
Max-Beer-Straße 10, 10119 Berlin, 030 22192924
Paper origami wall decor pieces resembling animal heads DE
Dirty Roots
€€- €€€€
10:00 to 18:00
Dubliner Str. 15, 13349 Berlin, Germany
Plant store focusing on rare materials like volcanic stone and great quality
Exotenherz
€€- €€€€
10:00 to 18:00
Schwarzwaldstr. 80 66482 Zweibrücken Deutschland
Plant store specialising in indoor, tillandsien, cacti and bonsai plants
The Botanical Room
€€- €€€€
10:00 to 18:00
Manteuffelstraße 73, 10999 Berlin, 030 81868611
exotic plants & contemporary accessories

Luxury

Schiffskontor and Spreeboote
€€- €€€
09:00 to 16:00
Fischzug 21, Büro Am Speicher 7, Friedrichshain, 10245 Berlin | Zur Alten Flussbadeanstalt 5, 10317, Lichtenberg, Berlin
Rent a boat for the day and visit Berlin's lakes and river
Air Service Berlin
€€- €€€
10:00 to 18:00
Zimmerstr. 95-101, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Book a helicopter or hot air balloon ride over Berlin
Liquidrom
€€€€
09:00 to 12:00
Mockernstrasse 10, 10963 Berlin, Germany
Spa with saunas and a swimming pool with underwater music
Spindler & Klatt
€€- €€€
19:00 to 23:00
Koepenicker Str. 16-17 | 10997 Berlin Kreuzberg, 10997 Berlin, Germany
Classy bar and restaurant located by the Spree river
Crackers
€€€€
18:30 to 03:00
Friedrichstr. 158 | 10117 Berlin, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Dining restaurant in a nightclub with a hidden entrace
FACIL
€€€€
12:00 to 15:00 | 19:00 to 23:00
Potsdamer Str. 3 | Im The Mandala Hotel, 10785 Berlin, Germany
Gastronomic restaurant offering an intricate and modern 8-course meal
Käfer Dachgarten
€€€€
01:00 to 16:30 | 18:30 to 24:00
Platz der Republik 1 | In, 10557 Berlin, Germany
Experience fine dining at the Reichstag with views over Berlin
Hugos
€€€€
18:30 to 22:30
Budapester Str. 2, 10787 Berlin, Germany
Gourmet restaurant offering the delights of French Mediterranean cuisine with views
Tim Raue
€€€€
12:00 to 15:00 | 19:00 to 24:00
Rudi-Dutschke-Straße 26, 10969 Berlin
Top restaurant serving a variety of Asian plates with a European influence
Tausend
€€€€
18:30 to 22:30
Schiffbauerdamm 11, 10117 Berlin
Contemporary restaurant serving a fusion of Peruvian and Japanese kitchen

Watch Out

🚫

Almost everything is shut on Sundays

🚫
💸

Cash is more frequent than card

💸
🚌

Carry validated tickets when riding public transport

🚌

Alex TV Tower

Better views from Panoramapunkt Café on Potsdamer Platz.
€-€€
10:00 to 18:00
Panoramastraße 1A, 10178 Berlin, Germany

Checkpoint Charlie

Tourist trap
€-€€
10:00 to 18:00
Friedrichstraße 43-45, 10117 Berlin, Germany