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Zum Paddenwirt

) #995 of 6,952 Restaurants in Berlin $$ - $$$ German, , European
Nikolaikirchplatz 6, 10178 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 2426382
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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German, Central European, European
$$ - $$$
Nikolaikirchplatz 6, 10178 Berlin, Germany
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Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

Typical German restaurant with good quality and affordable German food. Nice Haxe and Soups, good Beers, not so good wine and coffee. Excellent location in Nikolaiviertel. Open extensive hours. Customer service friendly but not really efficient: they forget serving some of the ordered food (...More

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed February 28, 2017

The place is located quite close to the Museum Island which is a good thing after a day of sightseeing. Lovely interior (old-worldly), many locals (always a good sign), an extensive menu with hearty German dishes, a good selection of wines and beers, v friendly...More

Thank ThaisWH
Reviewed February 9, 2017 via mobile

We stumbled on this pub on our first night in Berlin. The outside seemed old worldy which continued on entry to the establishment. We were promptly offered a friendly welcome and shown a table to sit at. The menu was fairly comprehensive and very much...More

Thank DPI1
Reviewed January 2, 2017

we only called in for a drink but the service was excellent and the drink good value very atmospheric place with lots of locals present always a good sign

Thank Ian W
Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

Good food and friendly staff. Very welcome after a tiring day shopping and sightseeing. Great location

Thank Catherine P
Reviewed November 17, 2016

We dropped in on a Sunday afternoon. The place was quite full but we were given a table very promptly. Lovely decor and a very traditional feel to it - old fashioned and cozy. The service was super friendly despite the full house and the...More

Thank FrankMcLynn
Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

I really do not know what some of the other reviewers were writing about. The service was friendly, helpful and efficient and we had more than one server!! The setting was so old fashioned and cozy. The food was delicious! We started with potato pancakes...More

Thank Jude A
Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

Old style German restaurant which like the rest of the Berlin Old town was moved to its current riverside location and rebuilt to the original plan. All dark wood inside we originally sat in the bar area before looking at the menu and deciding to...More

Thank Steve_of_N21
Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

On a very busy evening in Berlin, after trying to find a table for three in at least four other restaurants we were greeted with a friendly welcome here, which could not be said for some other restaurants we visited. The food was good traditional...More

Thank Clare C
Reviewed October 6, 2016 via mobile

The food was very good, and reasonably priced. The restaurant had a cozy feeling to it. The only negative to say about this place is it's staff. Some were outright rude towards some of the guests. Our waitress was OK, but not super service minded.

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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
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
German, Central European, European
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Nikolaikirchplatz 6, 10178 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Mitte
  • Neighborhood: Mitte
  • Phone Number: +49 30 2426382
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