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
https://www.sammlung-boros.de/

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
https://derkegel.de/

Computer Games Museum

10:00 to 18:00
👾
€-€€
Karl-Marx-Allee 93A, 10243 Berlin, Germany
Video games music with playable historical video game exhibits
https://www.computerspielemuseum.de/

Gemäldegallerie Berlin

10:00 to 18:00
🎨
€-€€
Matthäikirchplatz, 10785 Berlin, Germany
Art gallery exhibiting renaissance paintings from 14th-18th century
https://www.smb.museum/museen-einrichtungen/gemaeldegalerie/home/

Biosphäre

10:00 to 18:00
🦋
€-€€
Weserstr. 212, 12047 Berlin, Germany
Indoor tropical botanical garden in Potsdam with a butterfly garden and koi ponds
https://www.biosphaere-potsdam.de/

Sandgrube

10:00 to 18:00
€-€€
14193 Berlin, Germany
Nature hike in the Grünwald region with a large sand pit
https://www.berlin.de/sen/uvk/natur-und-gruen/naturschutz/schutzgebiete/

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
https://www.planetarium.berlin/#/

Schwerbelastungskörper

10:00 to 18:00
€-€€
General-Pape-Straße 34A, 12101 Berlin, Germany
Large concrete block with historical significance from the Third Reich
https://www.schwerbelastungskoerper.de/the-information-center.html

Tempelhofer Feld

06:00 to 22:30
🛫
€-€€
Tempelhofer Damm, 12101 Berlin
Large inoperational airport open for public visit
https://gruen-berlin.de/projekte/parks/tempelhofer-feld/ueber-den-park

Berlin Kart

06:00 to 22:30
🏎️
€-€€
Werbellinstraße 50, 12053 Berlin
Large indoor go karting arena located in Neukölln
http://www.berlin-kart.de/

Pfaueninsel Park

Temporarily closed
🌴
Schloss Pfaueninsel Nikolskoer Weg, 14109 Berlin
Small island garden near the spree filled with peacocks and accessible by ferry
https://www.visitberlin.de/en/peacock-island-house

Bohemian Rixdorf

Temporarily closed
🏘
free
Richardplatz, 12055 Berlin Germany
Hidden village within Berlin
https://europeupclose.com/article/discovering-berlins-bohemian-rixdorf/

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
https://www.bgbm.org/en

Pergamon and Neues Museum

10:00 to 18:00
🏛
€-€€
Bodestraße 1-3, 10178 Berlin
Large museum featuring artefacts such as the Bust of Nerfertiti
https://www.smb.museum/museen-einrichtungen/neues-museum/home/

East Side Gallery

24 hours
free
Mühlenstraße, 10243 Berlin
Grafitti gallery on the Berlin Wall
https://eastsidegalleryberlin.de/en/

DDR Museum

10:00 to 20:00
Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 1, 10178 Berlin
Historic museum on the DDR and WW2
https://www.ddr-museum.de/en

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

Deck 5

12:00 to 24:00
🍹
€€
Schönhauser Allee 80, 10439 Berlin
Rooftop bar with a beach theme located at the top floor of the Arcaden

Hotel de Rome and Solar Sky Lounge

15:00 to 23:00
€€- €€€
Behrensstraße 37, 10117 Berlin | Stresemannstraße 76, 10963 Berlin
Fancy rooftop bar offering the top views and cocktails

Klunkerkranich

10:00 to 02:00
€€
Karl-Marx-Straße 66, 12043 Berlin
Rooftop bar hosting live shows and artistic events in Berlin

Yaam

11:00 to 24:00
Stralauer Platz 35, 10243 Berlin
Beach themed reggae bar with a range of Jamaican food options

Dschungel

19:30 to 04:00
🌳
Friedelstr. 12, 12047 Berlin, Neukölln, Germany
Rainforest jungle themed bar with a casual and friendly ambience.

Kneipe Klo

19:00 to 04:00
🚽
€€
Leibnizstr. 57, Charlottenburg, 10629 Berlin
Toilet themed bar with a cool and funny atmosphere.

Fairytale Bar

20:00 to 02:30
🍸
€€- €€€
Am Friedrichshain 24, 10407 Berlin, Germany
Elegant bar filled with magic and an Alice in Wonderland theme

Madame Claude

19:00 to 06:00
€-€€
Luebbener Str. 19, 10997 Berlin, Germany
Bar hosting small live music performances with an upside down décor

McLaren’s Pub

18:00 to 03:00
€€- €€€
Boxhagener Str. 16, 10245 Berlin, Germany
American style pub based on the famous tv show How I Met Your Mother

An Einem Sonntag Im August

09:00 to 04:00
🍻
€-€€
Kastanienallee 103, 10435 Berlin, Prenzlauer Berg, Germany
Bar with a smoking section offering cocktails and vegan burgers until late

Sage Club

23:00 onwards
🤘
€€
Köpenickerstr. 76, 10179 Berlin, Mitte, Germany
Night club in the venue of Kit Kat on Thursdays playing live rock gigs

Monston Ronson’s

19:00 to 06:00
🎤
€€
Warschauer Str. 34, 10243 Berlin, Germany
Karaoke bar influenced by Berlin with private rooms and a main stage

House of weekend

21:00 onwards
🥂
€€€
Alexanderplatz 7, 10178 Berlin
Night club with a rooftop playing regular events and student nights

Trompete

21:00 onwards
🍾
€€
Luetzowplatz 9, 10785 Berlin, Germany
Night club with cosy vibes and perfect for an after-work setting

Prince Charles

22:00 onwards
€€€
Prinzenstr. 85 B, 10969 Berlin, Kreuzberg, Germany
House & hip hop club with a swimming pool converted into a bar

Griessmühle

22:00 onwards
€€
Sonnenallee 221, 12059 Berlin
Large Berlin club with an outdoor area by the canal

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