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Berlin’s Top Food & Drink Experiences


Berlin’s culinary scene is one of the best in Europe, with enough variety to tempt any palate. Enjoy local and regional German dishes or international cuisine, including Italian, Arabic, Spanish, French, Israeli, and Asian, at Berlin’s outstanding cafés, bars, food markets, and world-class restaurants. Indeed, 24 Berlin restaurants have been honored by Guide Michelin, including one three-star restaurant, five two-star restaurants, and 18 one-star restaurants.

As one of Germany’s 16 states, Berlin has its own unique culinary style. Pork specialties like schnitzel (thinly sliced pork that is breaded and fried) and knuckle (roasted ham hock) are Berlin favorites and can be enjoyed at cozy Berlin cafés and as well as upscale bistros. 

Enjoy traditional German comfort food in the Charlottenburg neighborhood or visit Friedrichshain or Kreuzberg for international dishes. Restaurants in the Prenzlauer Berg borough specialize in Asian cuisine, and many Berlin restaurants offer vegetarian and vegan options. is pleased to highlight the best Berlin cafés, bars, and fine dining restaurants in the city, as well as the top things to do and places to stay while exploring this dynamic part of Germany.

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