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Charlottenburg
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Schlueterstr. 47, 10629 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 8811479
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12:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Shanghai, China
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32 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is located at Schlueterstrasse corner Kurfuerstendamm (called "Ku'Damm"). The ideal stop for lunch and dinner, especially after a Christmas shopping tour in the best part of Ku'Damm (Chanel, Prada, Louis Vuitton etc.). The food is fine, well balanced, tasty and in my opinion representing the real home-made taste of a typical Italian "Mama". The ingredients are fresh and... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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47 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 16, 2016

This centrally located genuinely Italian restaurant is just off the Ku'damm. No worries with the kitchen, its original and ambitious. I always enjoy the vitello tonnato, whenever it is available. Attentive service. - What I do not like or understand is why they still allow smoking in this restaurant. - To be avoided at all costs.

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Thank Gary00530
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 29, 2016 via mobile

We visited here a company of 5 after a recommendation,hospitality was warm and Italian typical,Dishes were good,service as well,limoncello was great as aperitif also primitive red wine from south Italy exceptional tasty.finally couldn't pay with credit?? A bit odd,but in total recommended

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Thank Eitan R
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 14, 2015 via mobile

Pretentious, rude and poor food! A disgrace on Italian heart and soul. The safran risotto tasted nothing like safran but like mac'n'cheese. I didn't even eat it as it was poorly cooked as well. The place was much too busy so we waited forever - and I didn't get my side dish- the waiter suggested I paid anyways as it... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015

I used to not like it so much but now it is one of my favorite spots in berlin! The ovest-team is perfectly nice and always welcomes every guest with a warm smile and nice words. Food-quality also improved in the last months

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Thank Marikasch
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

We were surprised when our waiter refused us tap water. I am eight months pregnant. Honestly it was hard to focus on the quality of the food after that. Unseemly.

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Sydney
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49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2015 via mobile

There are much nicer Italian restaurants at which to eat in the immediate vicinity. The food isn't anything special. The waiters are slap dash and pretentious and the patronage noisy and addicted to nicotine. The seating is cramped and uncomfortable and you can pay only in cash. We wont be back.

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 2, 2015

We visited Berlin in November 2014. We ate at this restaurant our first night there. Is was one of the best meals i had in my life. I have been to Rome and honestly, i didn't have such good spaghetti as the one we had in Ovest. We ate a tricolore salad, 2 spaghetti plates and two beers. We paid... More 

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127 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2014

Although you have to pay cash I can highly recommend this restaurant. Don't waste your money elsewhere! It's just perfect if you like italian food.

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Phila
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57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2014

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel. We ordered the fixed price menu and were treated to a delicious meal with friendly servoce. There was a good wine list with choices in all price ranges. This is the place for a good Italian meal in Berlin. On the down side, the restaurant was v busy so the meal took forever... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schlueterstr. 47, 10629 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Charlottenburg
  • Neighborhood: Charlottenburg
  • Phone Number: +49 30 8811479

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Staying in Charlottenburg

Neighborhood Profile
Charlottenburg
Breathe in Berlin’s royal past while walking through the gardens of beautiful Charlottenburg Palace, which lends its name to this well-heeled neighborhood. Here you'll find some of the oldest homes in the city: upper-class apartment buildings with ornate facades and marble-floored foyers line the cobblestone streets. Stroll by sophisticated restaurants, through little parks, or around Lake Lietzensee. Window shop down Kurfürstendamm, the most renowned high-end shopping street in Berlin, where you can find all the big designer names. In the evening, visit one of the old theaters close by Zoo Station which were nightlife hot spots in the 1920s, or dine in one of the many international restaurants around Savignyplatz before heading to other parts of town for a night out.
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