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Massai-Berlin

Lychener Strasse, 12, 10437 Berlin, Germany
030 48625595
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Ranked #373 of 5,811 Restaurants in Berlin
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: African
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Doing business, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Canberra, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

We had the mixed entree each of which tasted great and then the antelope and springbok which were both grilled very well to rosé accompanied by a bottle of Stellenbosch Cabernet Sauvignon for E27 which was delicious. The service was fine. The main courses came with a soup which was highly interesting. The decor was well thought through and the... More

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Berlin, Germany
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74 reviews 74 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Since I moved to Berlin 4 years ago, I've been seing some advertisements for this place at the metro station Eberswalder Straße and always thought I should check it out. A friend who had been there organised a get together there with other friends, I of course said yes. The decoration is very nice, reall into theme, the staff is... More

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Irvine, California
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146 reviews 146 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We had a good meal at Massai. The service was very good. The menu has a number of options. We were generally pleased with our selections and would likely return in the future.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

We go here everytime we come to Berlin. The food is just so great. I have never had anything like it. Anything off the menu tastes delicious. Try it!

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We went to Massai on a Wednesday night at 8:00pm and the 3 of us were seated right away. They had lots of great drinks, including delicious mango beer and cool cocktails. Unique soup, which was tasty even though I'm not much of a soup person. We got to sample complimentary falafels from the kitchen which were delish! Shared the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

So, we didn't really know what to expect when we stumbled upon this restaurant after a long day of sight-seeing. The menu outside looked intriguing so we went in. The décor was stylish and more upmarket than the outside would appear. Service was friendly and we were given a table straight away without a reservation (Sunday night). The waitress was... More

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Berne
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127 reviews 127 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

I was invited to Massai and had a very nice dinner there (more than average (which is overall rating I gave), but not "very good" either). If you like meat and would like to try ostrich, crocodile, springbok, zebra and other game, you will be happy here. I dont eat meat, and the vegetarian food platter I ordered was very... More

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fleetwood
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Went here on the recommendation of friends who live in Berlin. Had to wait so make sure you book if you go on a weekend so must be a popular place for Berliners to go. Atmosphere was great and service fantastic. Food unsure about, not very happy eating some of the meats my fellow guests had. I had the chicken... More

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Berlin, Berlin, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

The furnitures looked really nice and the environment was so friendly, I took antelope meant and my wife the tapas vegetables and all were tasty and abundant we took banana beers and as started a sort of dumplings. The prices were quite fair and the service excellent. We didn't wait a lot and it was quite busy. I will recommend... More

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Zagreb, Croatia
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65 reviews 65 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

Everything is massive in a way - from the furniture to the meals, so you feel a bit intimidated by the whole atmosphere, but it passes after you get used to it. The waitress didn't look to keen on doing her job, and I was disappointed to find they didn't have two of the red wines from the list so... More

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