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Gendarmenmarkt 5, 10117 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 2291661
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“venison” (8 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (4 reviews)
“meatballs” (5 reviews)
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Gendarmenmarkt 5, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Neighbourhood: Mitte
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Reviewed 2 days ago

As I'm no foodie, and find that type of person a crashing bore, I can only say that the food was very good indeed. I had a soup, and veal as the main course. This restaurant is situated at the Gendarmenmarkt, one of the most...More

Thank oxxyx
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Searched long and hard for a place in Berlin to celebrate my 60th birthday. Stumbled upon this whilst in the square listening to street musicians and booked. A great evening very attentive staff and superb food. Even provided a Roman candle with dessert and sang...More

Thank Alan E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Right on the Gendarmenmarkt. Possibility to eat outside or you can choose to sit inside and Enjoy this beautiful restaurant. Great for lunch as Well. Reasonably priced

Thank Dirk V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We sat outside so we could watch the world go by on a chilly sunny day. The Gendarmenmarkt square is an ideal location. Situated next to the concert hall. Staff were friendly and attentive. Drink prices were reasonable. Beware of sparrows sitting on your table...More

Thank trotskys
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In the basement of an historic church, with twinkling lights and stylish decor, Refugium looks great. The staff are warm and friendly and worked hard to provide an enjoyable experience. The toilets are clean and pleasant, the liquor trolley on wheels is a novelty, the...More

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Walk-by after snagging tickets for the Berlin Radio Symphony orchestra and booked for 6.30pm. Lovely setting, though a little light on clientele, but the waiters were very attentive, helped in selecting an excellent white wine (35€ but could have been much more). Not a curry...More

Thank Antiblackberry
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We booked a table for 8:00 pm wednesday night. We got there and were the ONLY customers for the entire evening. They starting cleaning up the tables @ 09:30 (not that friendly) and we left. The food was good without being great, but you wonder...More

1  Thank Jessica M
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Charming restaurant, fantastic food, excellent service - what else is needed? We will definitely return to this place when we stay in Berlin next time!

Thank Marina C
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Being next to the concert hall this restaurant has indoor and outdoor seating....perfect for a sunny evening. Food is OK, service very friendly, lacking experience

Thank George M
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Gendarmenmarkt is a charming location to explore in Berlin. Our concierge recommended that we stop here for lunch after visiting Museum Island. There are wonderful linden trees and street performers and our lunch was outstanding. The interior looked stunning, but we were enjoying a beautiful...More

Thank coco091
The centre of Berlin, Mitte is most famous for sights
like the Brandenburg Gate, Alexanderplatz, and Museum
Island. The central location makes this one of the
city's most expensive places to live. It is here the
oldest traces of the city can be found, and evidence
of some significant transformations, as well. The
gangsters that once ruled the impoverished streets
between Alexanderplatz and Hackescher Markt have given
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Bonsoir Est il possible de réserver pour 2 personnes à dîner pour vendredi 30/12 à 20h30 ? Merci pour votre retour Eric TERRY
29 December 2016|
Response from Eugmas | Reviewed this property |
J'ai visité l'endroit mais n'y travaille pas, il faudrait contacter le restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$39
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gendarmenmarkt 5, 10117 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Mitte
  • Neighbourhood: Mitte
  • Phone Number: +49 30 2291661
  • E-mail