— Spring / Summer 2014 —

Devil's Kitchen and Bar

Yeah, yeah, we've all eaten hummus before. But the hummus at Devil's Kitchen and Bar isn't just hummus. It's a chickpea cream-dream, topped w...

Wok Show

Food wrapped in other food represents the peak of culinary art - the mark of a society bloating its way towards sophistication. Think about it: sausage roll,...

Datscha

I first found Datscha after scouring Berlin in search of a hearty bowl of authentic hot pink Russian borsch soup to kick the winter blues. Served with sour c...

Treptower Soviet War Memorial

The Battle of Berlin marked the end of the Second World War, Nazi Germany and Adolf Hitler's life. For the Soviet Union it also meant the loss of more th...

Markthalle Neun

Ten years ago, few people would have looked twice through the windows of Kreuzberg's Markethall Nine, and yet it's one of the most historically rich ...

Malzfabrik

Just south of Südkreuz's mini-city of mega-stores is an old malt beer factory complex with big silver ventilation pipes coming out of its red brick walls...

Krumme Lanke & Schlachtensee

Lakes in Berlin - everybody's got a favourite. For reasons of convenience, laziness and ultimately the desire to be surrounded by other sweating bodies o...

Let Them Eat Cake & Oh Mini I Am

Halway along Weserstrasse, in the middle of what has rapidly become Neukölln's must-see strip, the shop at number 164 has been quietly blooming. Today, t...

Mindpirates

Every time word spreads about the latest Mindpirates endeavour it's so vastly different to their last project that it makes it difficult to describe just...

Thai Park

Dissatisfied with the bland Pan-Asian offerings of your local Thai-Viet-sushi restaurant? Do you crave the thrill of waiting for the cops to leave before you...

Museum of Things

With a slightly ambiguous name, one may not be completely sure of what to expect from the Museum of Things; unless maybe you have an understanding of the Wer...

Acud Macht Neu

Walking past American Apparel, H&M and a slew of frozen yoghurt stores, you've really got to remind yourself that Mitte was once the center of a crea...

Protzen & Sohn Biergarten

Big Stuff Smoked BBQ and Kavita Goodstar: they're two of the biggest names in Berlin's rising slow-food movement and stalwarts of Markthalle Neun'...

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