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cafe altes europa

#1,328 of 7,131 Restaurants in Berlin
$$ - $$$German, European,
Gipsstr. 11, 10119 Berlin, Germany
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
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“soup” (6 reviews)
“schnitzel” (3 reviews)
“wine list” (4 reviews)
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German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Gipsstr. 11, 10119 Berlin, Germany
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Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

A very friendly place with excellent german home cooking. In a week stay ate there twice both times sat for at least two hours. I recomend ut warmly

1  Thank Einav Y
Reviewed 9 December 2015

A lovely simple and relaxed bar in Mitte. Brilliant drinks, service and a few laughs. Well worth a visit. We didn't eat but the food looked amazing.

Thank Paula L
Reviewed 11 November 2015 via mobile

Thanks to a recommendation by a delightful shop assistant at the Gretchen handbag shop in the lovely shopping courtyards off Sophienstrasse (near the Hackescher Markt Station) we had a delicious meal in this delightful little restaurant on our last evening in Berlin. A special thankyou...More

1  Thank rmc14
Reviewed 7 July 2015

If you're in the Mitte for 24 hours and you want to have some authentic German food & drink, then this place is a worthy stop. We had the Schnitzel and the Berlin meatballs (basically a hamburger without the bun). It was busy, and the...More

Thank Ian J
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

One of the highlights of our trip: we wanted something nearby but not fancy or touristy and found this gem. Buried on a residential street yet very close to Hackescher Markt, we wandered down on a Friday evening at about 9pm, found an empty outdoor...More

Thank MLS99
Reviewed 20 February 2015

Simple menu with a small but tasty selection and great wines. Best atmosphere I found in Berlin. It appears to be a place that locals go to eat and socialise but perfectly welcoming to visitors. Food lovely and wine list superb for the price (which...More

1  Thank rouge_rogue
Reviewed 1 January 2015

We stumbled upon this restaurant and were delighted to have found such a great place. The restaurant is quite similar to a British gastropu. The place was dimly lit with wine bottles as candlesticks on each table. The menu was short but offered a range...More

Thank Pralines
Reviewed 5 October 2014

Its a shame about the food we had because the place and people that run it here are great. I had chicken and pumpkin with a kinda hazelnut side salad and my girlfriend had burger pate with a potato salad. Like the title says it...More

Thank damainA
Reviewed 24 September 2014 via mobile

Went here for lunch with a friend who lives in Berlin. Great food , beer and frienly staff in a geuine environment. Try the Boulet or the vegetarian soup.

Thank Bender4president
Reviewed 17 September 2014

I like cafe altes europa because its a simple typical berliner cafe in a corner where there are usually not that many tourists and with a nice outdoor seating possibility. Food is quite simple but at least when I have been there it was tasty....More

Thank AlbertoBerlin
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 15
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gipsstr. 11, 10119 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Mitte
  • Neighbourhood: Mitte
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