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Dunkelrestaurant-Berlin

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Gormannstr. 14, , Berlin, Germany
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 14
    Excellent
  • 10
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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All your senses are awaken and after 30 min its a really nice experience. The food tough is nothing special almost bad. But still we had a great experience

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 17, 2015
Pia Marie D
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Espergaerde, Denmark
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015

Must try! Try the surprice menu with soup. It is No problem and great fun at the table. Very good steak. Wine Price are NOT expencive. It is a total set up. Will come again

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Thank Birgitte A
Bergen, Norway
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195 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015

Lets be honest, the food is nice, it is tasty and it is good, but it is nothing special. BUT the arrangement makes this a really nice thing to do. Bring your friends and family and let them experience it.

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Thank Christian L
Mexico City, Mexico
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2015

Visited Dunkel unsicht restuarant in Mitte, Berlin. What a fantastic experience. Staff was friendly, efficient, and engaging. Initially, you are asked to order a meal and drink and then await your server. Then In complete darkness, I was shown to my table my an excellent server, Renee (hands on shoulders method). Renee explained the table layout in complete darkness and... More 

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Thank uobroin
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

All your senses are awaken and after 30 min its a really nice experience. The food tough is nothing special almost bad. But still we had a great experience

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Thank Pia Marie D
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 via mobile

Terrible food, very expensive, don't go there. It's a waist of money.. You are paying for a Michelin restaurant, but the food is better at a highway truck stop ... My girlfriend were scared when It took us 15 minutes to come in contact with our waiter, because I really needed to go too the bathroom.. We tried calling for... More 

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Thank Bust104
Vejle, Danmark
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

For the last evening of our holiday, we have decided to try something special. And this dark dinning was a great and fun experience. But poor food (which standard can be compared to "menu of the day" at a truck stop) almost at the price of a Michelin star restaurant, 70 euro pr. Person, left us feeling tricked by a... More 

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Thank MartinBH
Helsinki, Finland
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015 via mobile

5 for experience, 3 for the food and 3 for the service. Are waiter was very nice and helpful, but we waited a very long time after we had finished our dessert. The experience is worth it!

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Thank Kira N
Berlin, Germany
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

.... however, the food was not that great. The staff is really friendly and the waiter was great. The first minutes in the total dark were exciting and you thought I must get used to the dark and at some point I'll be able to see something. That's not the case, it stays that dark. Therefore, I would say it's... More 

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Thank Noelchen2014
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015 via mobile

This was a really fantastic experience. The restaurant is pitch black and you can't even see your hand in front of your face. I chose the beef menu and it was really enjoyable! I had a beautiful piece of beef for my main course and would definitely recommend this option! Although I did resort to eating with my hands as... More 

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Thank newfoundgem
Rapid City, South Dakota
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015 via mobile

This was a unique and memorable experience. The restaurant is not just dark; it's pitch black! :) There is NO sight while dining. Our blind waiter was wonderful, and he guided us skillfully through the evening. My chef's surprise menu was great, but my wife and daughter found their meals mediocre. The experience was so different and extreme that it... More 

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: Gormannstr. 14, , Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Mitte
  • Neighborhood: Mitte

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  • Cuisine: German

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Mitte
The center 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 way to an international crowd pursuing fashionable designer clothes, the newest food trends and frequenting the many craft shops. Graphic designers have taken up residence in what used to be backyard barns and stables. There are still vestiges of the old days, however. The occasional housing complex is a reminder of the neighborhood’s past. And if you look carefully, an old 1920s ball house nestled amongst the art galleries and exhibitions of Auguststrasse can still teach you how to dance the old fashioned way.
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