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“Good food, fascinating atmosphere” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Steakhouse ASADOR

Steakhouse ASADOR
Ranked #46 of 7,587 Restaurants in Berlin
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $1 - $33
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Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Neighborhood: Kreuzberg
Stockholm, Sverige
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48 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Good food, fascinating atmosphere”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

This place is really worth visiting. First of all because of the food, which is good and served in generous portions. But also because of the atmosphere and the location.

The Asador steakhouse is situated "off Broadway" a short walk from busy Friedrichstrasse and Leipzigerstrasse. Keep your eyes open for the ministry of Finances, a huge and hideous building beside a left piece of the Berlin wall. Starting to get the hang of it now ? Yes, this is a meeting point for the years prior to and after the reunion. Asador steakhouse serves food of typical German / American style, in surroundings that remind you of the spartanious years of the Cold War, when good food was hard (or impossible) to find if you were an average citizen.

The menu is generous and there is something for anyone. Meat of course, but also severeal good fish dishes. Vegetarians have some options too, i e tomato- or cauliflower soups, or simply to order a mix of the vegetable side dishes, like baked / fried potatoes, green beans, cauliflowers, salads and sauer kraut. Prizes are reasonable - to say the least. Berlin is a fashinationg city - but expensive. Asador is - on the contrary - reliable, rustique and great value for money.

My only negative comment is that you have to wait quite a while for your food. Staff is friendly but sometimes a bit confused. For example they forgot my coffee and poured creme fraiche on my baked potato, although i said wantes it plain. But they are excused. When I said it was chilly, they searched the place to find brand new blanket (not even unpacked) for me.

Take the walk on Leipziger strasse (east from Friedrichstrasse), turn left on Wilhelmsstrasse. Pass through the Old World - between the Ministry of Finance and the Trabant parking lot - and enter this eldorado for food lovers (maybe with the exception of Refined Food gourmets).

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  • Visited June 2013
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Superb”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

Best steaks we've come across for a long time. Attentive and friendly service

Very good food at reasonable price in an unpretentious setting

  • Visited June 2013
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“All good”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013 via mobile

We enjoyed a very nice dinner here. Food was excellently prepared and service was great. Steaks were done perfectly with excellent flavor.

  • Visited July 2012
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5 reviews
“Excellent steaks, nice atmosphere!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2013

We ate here on Friday evening and the restaurant was almost full. I had peppersteak and my husband had entrecote, they both were delicious. Service was fast and friendly and overall the atmosphere was nice and warm.

  • Visited June 2013
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Nieuwegein, Utrecht, Netherlands
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“Geweldig restaurant, geweldig eten, een van de beste restaurants waar ik ooit geweest ben.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013 via mobile

Very good food for a very cheap price. It was really delicious and we are definitely going back more often when we visit Berlin! We went three days in a row and it was worth every cent! I could recommend this restaurant for all good steak lovers out there in the world:-)!!!

  • Visited June 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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