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Best things to do in Berlin

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

“Wonderful park with old trees and large grassy spaces. One of the few places in the city with a view and the only park with a wonderful. Monument and viewpoint reached by a small uphill climb. Cafes and restaurants nearby.”
243local recommendations
“Atelier Loidl's beautiful Park keeps the memory of the former Rail infrastructure site alive. landscape, 2010”
153local recommendations
Doner Restaurant
“This gritty doner kebab kiosk or "imbiss", as the German say, is the most famous in Berlin, and the line can at times reach the end of the quarter. Some say it is worth it, others are unsure, but the fact is that almost everyone in Berlin has tried it! Open everyday from 11:00. Week days until 02:00, Fridays and Saturdays until 05:00.”
144local recommendations
Italian Restaurant
“Excellent thin-crust Italian pizza on the lovely nearby canal. After you eat, you can take a stroll on the canal. It gets very crowded, especially in summer.”
189local recommendations
German Restaurant
“good place to go for a run, to relax, or go for a movie in the open air theater”
108local recommendations
Currywurst Joint
“Currywurst is a post-war Berlin invention. The British brought the influence of curry and the Germans added it to the tomato sauce of this pork-based treat!”
119local recommendations
“Huge park with open air cinema, Farm, space to play sport, special place for dogs, .. ”
109local recommendations
“different places to get food or a coffee and some other small things. I would recommend the French market stand "LE BRETAGNE". They have the typical French "Galette", a crepe out of buckwheat with goat cheese and other yummy stuff”
95local recommendations
“The whole street is full of small boutiques as well as a market hall with street food and fresh food.”
71local recommendations
Pizza Place
“Masaniello is our favourite pizzeria. They serve authentic Neapolitan style pizzas as well as other casalinga Italian dishes. The Verace Rossa is a must. ”
76local recommendations
Used Bookstore
“bergmannstr is the heart of berlins lovely bergmannkiez. you'll find cafes, bars, vintage and small designer shops”
65local recommendations
Indie Theater
“This are is in kreuzberg and is full of amazing restaurants, turkish shops, trendy alternative shops, cafes and bars. One of berlins top spots to check out food! Including food markets!”
62local recommendations
Basketball Court
“Used to be the inner city airport, now it´s one of the largest inner city parks in the world.”
50local recommendations
Indie Movie Theatre
“Great place to watch films (in original version) in the summer. Screenings start every evening about 9.30 pm. Make sure to get there at least 30 minutes in advance. ”
41local recommendations
Bus Stop
“The neighborhood "Gräfekiez" around Gräfestraße, southwest of the Landwehrkanal – is an enclave in the middle of Kreuzberg The gracious Gründerzeit architecture invites you to take long walks in a colorful and rich neighborhood with plenty to discover. Lloads of small cafes, ice-cream stores, small shops, restaurants etc.”
22local recommendations
“American burger/steak house. If you like it super spicy, try the napalm wings”
46local recommendations