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The Pasternak Restaurant Named after Nobel literature prize-winning writer Boris Pastenak, the author of Doctor Zhivago, PASTERNAK Restaurant is located in the heart of Berlin. PASTERNAK Restaurant is proud to call Berlin locality of Prenzlauer Berg its home and count important landmarks such as "Dicke Hermann" ("Thick Hermann"), the first water tower in Berlin, Rykestrasse Synagogue, Germany's largest synagogue built in 1904, and a remarkable Zeiss-Großplanetarium opened in 1987 among its neighbors. PASTERNAK Restaurant specialty is Russian and Jewish cuisine. PASTERNAK Restaurant serves its own unique house-brewed beer. PASTERNAK Restaurant brings to life the atmosphere of an authentic Russian
$6 - $28
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Israeli, Ukrainian, Russian, Eastern European
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent dishes for a fantastic breakfast a' la carte, surprisingly various brunch, and amazing dinner. The atmosphere is unique. At the very heart of Prenzlauerberg.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Franca I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Pasternak is always giving the best quality food and service. I come here often, and they are very consistent! Today I had the Beef Schaschlik, which is Russian style grilled meat, and it was super delicious and juicy , everybody should taste it! And their...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank slavamiami
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent place for both lunch or dinner! Tasty food, friendly staff and great atmosphere, especially during the summer

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank miroslavd565
Reviewed June 13, 2019 via mobile

Really like this food combination, borsch was made almost perfectly. Nice outdoor sitting and relaxing atmosphere. Recommended to all, very good my friends

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 739manueln
Reviewed June 12, 2019

We visited the restaurant while on a 3 day stay in Berlin and were happy we had pre- booked it as it was extremely busy. We sat outside at first as the location is really pretty but it was quite windy and a little chilly...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank 326debrae
Reviewed May 31, 2019 via mobile

I was desperate to go to this restaurant mainly due to the great reviews and so we booked in advance....... however turned out to be our worst experience ever! And we left..... with no food served after an hour of waiting!! We arrived and were...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Brianjw48
Reviewed May 24, 2019 via mobile

What a brunch meal. Brought my family here. Great location, outdoor seating on a morning of beautiful weather. Service was solid but the food was exceptional. Parents had the lamb dumplings which were phenomenal, gifiltte fish, excellent and salmon which was great. Wife had the...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank jgworldismine
Reviewed May 13, 2019

On Sunday we passed by the restaurant which was full and lots of people eating brunch outside - the food looked good, so we asked for a table and luckily got one inside. After ordering there was a bit of a wait as they were...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Barry S
Reviewed May 12, 2019 via mobile

We were taken to this restaurant on a weekend break by a friend who lives nearby. So glad we made the effort to go. We had no idea what to expect from a Russian breakfast but were blown away by the quality and flavour of...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 600nickyn
Reviewed May 8, 2019 via mobile

I was very pleased with our visit to Pasternak Restaurant!!! The dishes are delicious and to my surprise very very beautiful. The atmosphere is cosy, and the outside terrace is one of the best in Berlin. And shoutout to our waiter Eduard, such a professional...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Prenzlauer Berg
No Berlin neighborhood has undergone a greater change
than Prenzlauer Berg. The artists and non-conformists
that defined the district’s intriguing subculture in
the 1980s and 90s have been replaced by a young, hip
crowd that frequents the many cafes. Where there were
once run-down houses in the shadow of the Berlin Wall,
there are now designer shops. Beautiful old homes have
been modernized and renovated, and on Sundays,
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