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el borriquito

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Wielandstrasse 6, 10625 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 3129929
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18:00 - 05:00
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Sun - Sat 18:00 - 05:00
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Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Berlin for a couple of days and went to El Borroquito on our first night. We didn't think we would get a table as it was packed however as soon as we walked in and asked, we were asked to wait a couple of minutes and we're immediately handed some sort of complimentary drink. The menu was in... More 

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Thank Kate D
Berlin, Germany
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I spend a few evenings at El Borriquito and I've never been disappointed. If you're looking for a quite and peaceful place to have dinner, El Borriquito is definitely not your place to be. But you will love it if you're looking for something rustical with noises and some action. This place is around for over 35+ years and known... More 

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toulouse
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I advise you to go there...the food is just fantastic either the meat or the fish..the taste is just like in Spain!! The atmosphere is between Cuba and Spain! The decoration is not so perfect but we do not care when people are so gentle, when the food is so tasty and the music perfect!! Enjoy your time and go... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

This was our last restaurant we visited in Berlin and we were sorry we didnt visited at the begining. For Start we ate Tapas variados it is a mix of fish and meat plate it was very tasty. Main dish was a special treat Beefsteak with chicken fillet inside...we love this place food..

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Thank ForniLeo
Berlin, Germany
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71 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Food order was not placed at same time, too chaotic , prices ok but the food quality not what I expected, Chorizo frito was almost raw , and what is the point of frying gambas with flour with the shell??? All in all not impressed, had much better elsewhere

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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70 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

Recommended by the hotel staff as a Spanish tapas bar. Busy place, with limited outdoor seating. Main drawback was the menu - no English version so difficult to order if you don't speak German! Waiter was helpful, but menu was not tapas, just usual a la carte. Food was good, but would have preferred to choose other options, if only... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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82 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

We spent 6 1/2 hours here on a Monday evening with a group of 10 friends. Now granted we had an insider who is a (very) regular patron and he certainly got us special attention. It is a fascinating environment to absorb through your meal. The servers, and owner, are so very friendly and sociable while also being professional. The... More 

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berlin
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30 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Nice classic place in Charlottenburg. An institution. It has been around for ever it seems. It's a cosy restaurant, somewhat folkloric. I like particularly the atmosphere there. Guitar players come out at night around 22:00. I never had a bad meal there.I never had a great one either. It's a sure value. I always go there, you can't miss really.... More 

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Athens, Greece
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Terrible decoration and atmosphere.. We were 5 and we took mainly meat which was below average.. Supposed to be easy going but was very noisy.. Spanish food has nothing to do with what it was served there.. They speak but they do not cook like Spanish.. It was recommended by the hotel and it was total failure.. Try another restaurant..

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Helsingborg, Sweden
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92 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Spain in Berlin! I've been here twenty times or more. With my big family and just me and my wife. The staff is service minded and they their best to get the best service for you. Don't forget to tip them! Great opening hours to five in the morning. They have all the Spanish food you can imagine. Kitchen is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$37
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 05:00
Monday
18:00 - 05:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 05:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 05:00
Thursday
18:00 - 05:00
Friday
18:00 - 05:00
Saturday
18:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Wielandstrasse 6, 10625 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Charlottenburg
  • Neighbourhood: Charlottenburg
  • Phone Number: +49 30 3129929

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Charlottenburg

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Charlottenburg
Breathe in Berlin’s royal past while walking through the gardens of beautiful Charlottenburg Palace, which lends its name to this well-heeled neighbourhood. Here you'll find some of the oldest homes in the city: upper-class apartment buildings with ornate facades and marble-floored foyers line the cobblestone streets. Stroll by sophisticated restaurants, through little parks, or around Lake Lietzensee. Window shop down Kurfürstendamm, the most renowned high-end shopping street in Berlin, where you can find all the big designer names. In the evening, visit one of the old theatres close by Zoo Station which were nightlife hot spots in the 1920s, or dine in one of the many international restaurants around Savignyplatz before heading to other parts of town for a night out.
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