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

Datscha

10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Gabriel-Max-Straße 1, 10245 Berlin, Germany
Russian restaurant with a nice atmosphere serving brunch and vodka

Prince Restaurant

10:00 to 22:00
€-€€
Rosa-Luxemburg-Straße 9-11, 10178 Berlin, Germany
Trendy Asian fusion restaurant serving great food and drinks

Standard Serious Pizza

10:00 to 22:00
Templiner Str. 7, 10119 Berlin
Juicy and thick Neapolitan pizza in this Prenzlauer joint

Pizzeria — Fratelli La Bionda

10:00 to 22:00
Bergmannstraße 31, 10961 Berlin
Pizzeria serving a cosy spot and a great ambience

Villa Di Wow

10:00 to 22:00
Ohlauer Str. 30, 10999 Berlin
Pepperoni pizza finally to be found right here in Berlin have a good slice

Pomodorino‎

10:00 to 22:00
Straßmannstraße 21, 10249 Berlin
OG neighbourhood pizza mafia making sure 10249 Friedrichshain has the best pizza

Salami Social Club

10:00 to 22:00
€€
Frankfurter Allee 43, 10247 Berlin
Super nice Salami pizza straight from Italy with thick crust and a bit of pesto on top

Kumple und Keule Metzgerhandwerk

10:00 to 22:00
€€
Skalitzer Str. 97, 10997 Berlin
Fresh meat burgers straight from the butcher at this Markthalle in Kreuzberg

Piri's

10:00 to 22:00
€€
Wiener Straße 31, 10999 Berlin
Most delicious spicy chicken burgers made with piri piri sauce

Shiso Burger

10:00 to 22:00
€€
Auguststraße 29C, 10119 Berlin
Delicious wagyu beef burgers that literlaly melt in your mouth at the best prices

Die Fischerhütte am Schlachtensee

10:00 to 22:00
€€- €€€
Fischerhuettenstr. 136, 14163 Berlin, Germany
Historic inn and beer garden offering views over the lake with fresh sea food

Son Kitchen

11:45 to 20:15 | 11:45 to 22:15
🍔
€€- €€€
Kantstr. 46, 10625 Berlin, Germany
Korean street food place serving hip burgers and Bibimbap.

Die Stulle

09:00 to 21:00 | 10:00 to 20
🍰
€€- €€€
Carmerstr. 10, 10623 Berlin, Germany
Breakfast café serving sandwiches, coffee, and cakes with a friendly atmosphere.

Cocolo Ramen

18:00 to 24:00
🍜
€€- €€€
Gipsstr. 3, 10119 Berlin, Germany
Japanese restaurant serving authentic ramen

Tsukushiya

18:00 to 24:00 | 13:00 to 24:00
🍱
€-€€
dresdner strasse 16 10999 berlin
Japanese bistro and deli serving bento lunch boxes

Knofel

12:00 to 20:00
€€- €€€
Dunckerstr. 2, 10437 Berlin, Germany
Garlic themed restaurant in Berlin serving lunch and dinner.

Good bank

11:30 to 22:00
🥗
Rosa-Luxemburg-Strasse 5 | 10178 Berlin, 10178 Berlin, Germany
Salad café that grows its own leaves!

Thaiwiese

12:00 to 20:00
€-€€
Brandenburgische Strasse, 10707 Berlin, Wilmersdorf
Large park with Thai picnic-style streetfood

Oak and Ice

10:00 to 21:00
🍨
Schonhauser Allee 52, 10437 Berlin, Deutschland
Innovative ice cream place and top dessert venue

Bonanza Coffee Heroes & Doppio Pazzo

10:00 to 19:00
☕️
€€- €€€
Oderberger Str. 35, 10435 Berlin, Germany | Leonhardtstr. 2, 14057 Berlin, Germany
Coffee roasthouse serving fresh brews in a chic atmosphere

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

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Carry validated tickets when riding public transport

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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