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“Cool place, average food”
Review of Restaurant Ruz

Restaurant Ruz
Ranked #1,703 of 8,586 Restaurants in Berlin
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Spanish
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Restaurant details
Good for: Business meetings, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Lunch, Reservations
Neighborhood: Mitte
Description: Great location for Spanish food at exceptional value in a relaxed and comfortable restaurant. With huge portion sizes for the price, you are guaranteed to enjoy your meal.
Anchorage, Alaska
Level 4 Contributor
29 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Cool place, average food”
Reviewed May 18, 2012

The atmosphere and location were great, but the food, I thought, could have had more flavor. We had the shrimp, ham, spinach, aioli, and cheese tapas to start. The spinach ball tasted overwhelmingly like cream cheese, the only spinach I got out of it was the color. The shrimp were good, lightly fried, and the ham was nice and thin. For our next course we shared a salad which was filled with veg and lettuce and quite large, so that was good. Finally we shared the fruit crepe. While there was a lot of fruit stuffed in the crepe it was all uncooked. I expected everything to be hot with perhaps a drizzle of the fruit juices over the top. The portion was large, but the flavor was a bit blah. Anyone can stuff some raw fruit in a crepe.
The house red wine was delicious, the service was great, I was just expecting more flavor in each dish.

  • Visited May 2012
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London, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
155 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
“Good Tapas”
Reviewed April 25, 2012

Ate here on our first night in Berlin. It was busy but we managed to get in a table. Service was good and the food was very nice. Quite reasonably priced also. Would recommend.

Visited February 2012
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Delft
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“totally satisfied”
Reviewed April 19, 2012

Not exactly Spain, but the gambas al ajillo were excellent, and the pork with prunes was simply fabulous. Two rations, an olive tapa and a tortilla (very well done) completed the trick. Wine, bread, and a fabulous atmosphere were what we enjoyed in this excellent Berlinese restaurant.

  • Visited April 2012
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Amelia Island, Florida
Level 6 Contributor
244 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
“Very Good dinner!”
Reviewed March 26, 2012

Just came back from Berlin, with my wife, grown children and son-in-law. Found Ruz on line, and walked right over from the nearby Circus Hotel. This is a small, plain neighborhood place, and one would not think that they could produce the number of delicious tapas selections that they turn out. Three of us dined here and had too many (portions were larger than we'd thought and the bread was superb and filling!) wonderful selections. Great informal place to dine.

  • Visited March 2012
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London
Level 3 Contributor
23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Great, tasty, atmospheric find!”
Reviewed March 18, 2012

Wanted something local to our hotel for out last night which happened to be a Saturday.everywhere very busy but they squeezed us in.lovely food, friendly, definitely try the spinach and prawns!

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