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Nice bar. Crazy expensive.

6 drinks cost 76 euro. The drinks are nice and well presented but the prices are a scandal. Lots... read more

Reviewed February 15, 2019
Cork2013
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Chicago, Illinois
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Not quite what we expected

We probably had the wrong expectations of this place. Based on what we had seen on the net, and... read more

Reviewed January 25, 2019
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Feb 15, 2019
“Nice bar. Crazy expensive. ”
Jan 25, 2019
“Not quite what we expected”
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Oranienstr. 178, 10999 Berlin, Germany
Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg (Borough)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So let’s start. No it’s not the cheapest place to go. So that’s done. But the three of us enjoyed it immensely. Stood by the bar. Great atmosphere and staff (watch out for the guy with the red bow tie he’s a cutie). Well prepared...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank davem832
Reviewed September 14, 2019 via mobile

Skip this place. We were asked Eur 100 for a table for 4 pax (no drinks included). Drink list short and overpriced. The show lasted 3 minutes and was boring. Clearly a tourist trap.

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Luiscanetecere
Reviewed August 14, 2019

They have a $140 Euro cover charge for 4 of us to sit by the stage. The "Burlesque" show started at 10:30PM, it was one dancer for 4 minutes. They said the next show would start soon which was 11:30PM and the same dancer for...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Dsand_Van
Reviewed July 15, 2019 via mobile

We phoned and were told we would have two stools reserved at the bar to watch the show - on arrival we were charged €50 entrance! The show was a dance for three minutes and that was it - not a show at all. Then...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank I6856WSdavidb
Reviewed April 30, 2019 via mobile

Great cocktails in a very beautiful enviroment. Staff and most of the guests are updressed so it felt like a special visit. Will come back.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank sukigbg
Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

When visiting Prinzipal we had high expectations. On the internet I've read the bar has a 20s speakeasy vibe and the best cocktails in town. Honestly the visit just made me sad. The entry fee was high (€10-€50 depending on the type of seat) and...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Alice P
Reviewed February 15, 2019 via mobile

6 drinks cost 76 euro. The drinks are nice and well presented but the prices are a scandal. Lots of gins and from all over. Noting that purple can smoke inside this bar so it's smoky. Staff are nice. But you can't justify the prices.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Cork2013
Reviewed January 25, 2019

We probably had the wrong expectations of this place. Based on what we had seen on the net, and read upon our reservation, we had expected a dressed up audience and a tongue-in-cheek burlesque show. That was not quite what we got. Showing up in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Valmoe
Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

When looking for a digestif, we found this hidden gem. In a very cool and classy bar atmosphere we enjoyed some experiments by the friendly barkeeper. I enjoy trying new things, so I am a big fan of these kind of bar experiences. 👌🏼😁

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank klattm86
Reviewed November 16, 2018

Just to watch a different show and bar, we decided to go to the PriKreuz, to enjoy the burlesque show with 5 people. At the entrance, you must pay 10€ each (no info on the website) plus the drinks, but this i not a problem....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AndreaMichelo
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Response from Louise D | Reviewed this property |
I recommend to book in advance, as the bar is very tiny and always busy.
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