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Makoto

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Mitte
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Alte Schoenhauser Strasse 13, 10119 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 97893857
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12:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Berlin, Germany
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

i took a Ramen i remember, tasty but the portion was too big that i only can eat half. it's for German people, i'm a small eater. they have vegetarian ramen also.

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Thank HuyenNP
Berlin, Germany
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 22, 2017

Whenever I'm craving for some japanese hot meals this is my go-to place. It is a bit small, but definetly worth it!

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Thank rafaelfukuda
Palermo, Italy
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 11, 2017

Very good place to eat very good japanese ramen. The place is very nice and welcoming. Ok, you have to share the long tables with other people, then no privacy, but you can enjoy the company. The place is perfect for lunchtime with friends or colleagues. The menu offers only noodles but there is a wide choice of. The overall... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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59 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

This place looks like a small hole in the wall restaurant, but it has a large space behind in the back so you could be a large group. It's very popular at lunchtime and people are queueing up. Their dumplings are really tasty (I always chose the dumplings), but the other japanese noodle things looked good also. Charming place and... More 

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Thank KristinRK
Nuremberg, Germany
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39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

I ordered a Miso Ramen. But the test is very disappointing. It lacks flavor of Miso. Maybe it is localized to fit the taste of Germans. (Anyway, to a Japanese, it is not tasty.) The service is even worse. I asked if I can take a table outside because it was full inside. They said yes. So I waited more... More 

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Thank _masa_azzuri_
Karlsruhe
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30 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

I had a really tasty and spicy Ramen with ground beef and vegetables at Makoto. The place was pretty crowded (at 3 pm) but I got lucky and got a nice table outside. The stuff at Makoto was nice and the food delicious. So I can really recommend the place.

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Thank Stefanie B
Berlin, Germany
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26 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

We went to this place few weeks after visiting Japan, so we were rather hesitant. However, the ramen -the place speciality- were very good, with a lot of options to choose among. The prices are very affordable, too. So you get a great value for your money. The atmosphere is very cool: the interior design is quite interesting with a... More 

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Thank Jorge A
Berlin, Germany
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

Is Monsieur Vong from across the street full? Are you just looking for a nice ambience in on of Berlin's nicest part of the city? This could be the perfect place for you. Are you a ramen lover? Japanese food enthusiast? Steer clear. Tried 2 different ramens and both were equally pretty disappointing. This place still gets 2 stars from... More 

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Thank Andrea H
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2016 via mobile

The waitress was sweet but the food was really not good. I've been to Japan several times and to be fair this was disappointing to say the least. I barely ate my ramen and paid my bill - no questions asked, no apologies expected.

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Thank Oliver L
Istanbul, Turkey
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40 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016

I used to eat there almost once a week when I lived in Berlin. Now, five years later I came back and it was still a pleasure. The stuff is very kind, the prices are good for Berlin-Mitte and the food is great. You can order everything from the menu...everything is tasty and the portions are big. Try the Kimuchi... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $10
Cuisine
Japanese, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Alte Schoenhauser Strasse 13, 10119 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Mitte
  • Neighborhood: Mitte
  • Phone Number: +49 30 97893857

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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 Mitte

Neighborhood Profile
Mitte
The center of Berlin, Mitte is most famous for sights like the Brandenburg Gate, Alexanderplatz, and Museum Island. The central location makes this one of the city's most expensive places to live. It is here the oldest traces of the city can be found, and evidence of some significant transformations, as well. The gangsters that once ruled the impoverished streets between Alexanderplatz and Hackescher Markt have given way to an international crowd pursuing fashionable designer clothes, the newest food trends and frequenting the many craft shops. Graphic designers have taken up residence in what used to be backyard barns and stables. There are still vestiges of the old days, however. The occasional housing complex is a reminder of the neighborhood’s past. And if you look carefully, an old 1920s ball house nestled amongst the art galleries and exhibitions of Auguststrasse can still teach you how to dance the old fashioned way.
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