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Kuchen Kaiser

#3,316 of 6,399 Restaurants in Berlin
#3,518 of 6,673 Places to Eat in Berlin
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Kreuzberg
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Oranienplatz 11-13, Berlin, Germany
030-61402697
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9:00 am - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 12:30 am
Mon - Thu 9:00 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Brunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 13
    Excellent
  • 36
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 9
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
OK food in traditional restaurant

We decided to head for Kreuzberg for an evening out but hadn't really thought about where we would eat. We tried Max und Moritz but they were fully booked so we ended up at Kuchen Kaiser somewhat by default, drawn by the bright lights of the restaurant visible across Oranienplatz. We discovered... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 11, 2015
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Brandenburg, Germany
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156 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

As a proper German, I like my cakes. For a place whose name suggest "Emperor of Cakes" the cakes are pretty piss-poor. Locate din touristy Kreuzberg, just off Oranienstrasse, its a nice stop after shopping/drinking/people watching, with an outside seating area. They serve German food, which looked nice enough, and beer on tap, which, of course, is drinkable. This being... More 

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Bronxville
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We stumbled on this restaurant after a long walk. There seemed to be a halo around it - perhaps I was dehydrated - but I was so happy to see it. It sits along one side of a little piazza across from a small park. The interior decor was warm and simple. There were tables and benches on the street.... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

The food was very good, also the drinking card but the service was horrible. The last 1,5 hours we´d got no service and had to order and pay inside. The waitress was talking/ flirting with her boyfreind and got no time for us :((

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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83 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

We decided to head for Kreuzberg for an evening out but hadn't really thought about where we would eat. We tried Max und Moritz but they were fully booked so we ended up at Kuchen Kaiser somewhat by default, drawn by the bright lights of the restaurant visible across Oranienplatz. We discovered that the restaurant has a long and interesting... More 

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

We arrived past 9pm looking for a place still serving dinner and we were glad to stumble into Kuchen Kaiser. What seemed like traditional good quality German food, good service and lovely outdoor seating. Would recommend the goats cheese risotto balls

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St Austell, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Good German food but poor service. As a group of 7 people walking in without a reservation we were seated easily. The waitress didn't come over often and was very cold to speak to. She became irritated quickly when we asked for sauces. The food was enjoyable and we had a variety to chose from. The price was average .... More 

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Budapest
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229 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Great location by Oranien square. Good atmosphere. Friendly waiter. Tasty food. I am surprised of the negative feedback below.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Awful, awful food. Without a doubt the worst burger I have ever had the misfortune to order. This was made worse by knowing there were so many nice restaurants nearby! I will usually eat most things but couldn't manage more than a few mouthfuls. Maybe we just ordered badly however I don't really know how our food could have been... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

One of the worst possible burgers I've had. The waiters look like they're making you a favour to have you as a customer.

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Oslo, Norway
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We, a company of three, went here at the evening. The kitchen was still open, so we decided to dine here. Or, we tried to dine here. After approx. 15 minutes the waitress took our order. 20 min later she brought us our drinks. After another 25-30 minutes we tried to order some more to drink, and asked how our... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Oranienplatz 11-13, Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Kreuzberg
  • Neighborhood: Kreuzberg
  • Phone Number: 030-61402697

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: German, European
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 12:30 am
Monday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
9:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
9:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 2:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Kreuzberg

Neighborhood Profile
Kreuzberg
Berlin's revolutionary heart and immigrant roots can both be found in Kreuzberg, but this central neighborhood is beginning a new chapter. In the 1950s and 60s, Turkish guest workers settled around Kottbusser Tor, while in the 1980s and 90s, rambunctious squatters and artists gathered to live a carefree life here. An old hospital even became a hotspot of riots between squatters and police. Today you can still find the best kebabs in town and many underground clubs, but a lot has changed as well. The hospital has been transformed into an art center, and increasingly you will find new urban cafés, restaurants and designer shops. Rising housing prices and gentrification threaten the spirit of this area along the Spree River, but the neighborhood’s legacy is upheld by a very engaged community fighting to preserve its rebellious identity.
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