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“Ace” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Burgermeister

Burgermeister
Oberbaumstrasse 8, 10997 Berlin, Germany (Kreuzberg)
+49 30 23883840
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Ranked #16 of 5,664 restaurants in Berlin
Price range: $4 - $10
Cuisines: Hamburgers
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Restaurant details
Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Takeout, Late Night, Street Food
Neighborhood: Kreuzberg
London, United Kingdom
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“Ace”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013 via mobile

Great burger, really tasty and great location.
One of the best burgers I've ever eaten. Staff are friendly and quick service. Really good vibe about the place.

Visited April 2013
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“Best Toilet Burger in the city!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

Burgermeister is awesome. First of all, it is located under the U-Bahn tracks. Secondly, its building is a former city toilet location (the dark green wrought iron is your first clue... plus there's still a sign that says "Männer" on the side near where you order.) Brilliant!

The burgers are about $5 and, you know, for five bucks, they're pretty great. Lots of different toppings (my husband said his burger could use more jalapeños) but mine was great with fried onions, bacon and cheese. Fries on the side and a drinks cooler where everything is $1.50 - beer, soda, water, whatever you want.

Really fun and tasty street food.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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“Best veggie burger I've ever had!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013 via mobile

Really great street food. Well worth seeking it out if you visit east side gallery. Just over the bridge under the railway track by Schlesisches Tor station - look for a small green building. We had a veggie burger, a cheese burger and chips. Delicious!!!

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“A little piece of delicious burger heaven”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

Tucked away in what used to be as public toilet, Burgermeister is the perfect dive for a delish burger and a cheap beer.
The staff were a little rude - but considering I speak only basic German I think this is only to expect really - but the food more than made up for it.
Covered in stickers it's a cute underground fast-food haven for a quick lunch bite.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“Perfectly dodgy”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013 via mobile

This place may be the world's best overall burger joint! Its tucked away under this bridge and there's always a line to eat so you know its gotta be special. Then you get your food and you taste this burger that is just stacked from top to bottom. And the fries are so incredibly good with the chili cheese. Basically if you wake up after a long Berlin night craving the most delicious junk food ever, and you're anywhere near Kreuzberg, stop by this friendly little outdoor burgerspot. Plus the guys that work there seem like they really know how to cook things up.

  • Visited September 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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