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“First Class” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Lorenz Adlon Esszimmer

Lorenz Adlon Esszimmer
Ranked #138 of 7,602 Restaurants in Berlin
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $26 - $45
Cuisines: European, Central European, French, Gluten Free
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Restaurant details
Good for: Scenic view, Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Full Bar, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Valet Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Neighborhood: Mitte
Description: Following the opening of the hotel in 1907, the restaurant was immediately successful in setting new standards for the culinary world. The most famous recipes of that splendor of time remain on the menu - including the Adlon sole filet and the world-famous Canard a la presse, which are still savored by connoisseurs today.The Lorenz Adlon Esszimmer is not only reminiscent of that time of tradition, luxury, and grandeur - today the restaurant remains a trendsetter that indulges guests with culinary delights, served with genuine passion.
London, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
“First Class”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

I booked a private function for 50 guests in the Bundeszimmer restaurant in the Adlon Kempinksi. Words cannot explain the high level of service we received. Our guests were treated like royalty by all staff. My special thanks goes to all of the food and beverage staff, especially Sabrina Weeke and her dedicated sommelier Shahab Jalali, their passion and knowledge and outstanding customer service is one of the best I have received. Top service in a top location with fantastic food and drink. A must whilst visiting Berlin, the view of the Brandenburg Gate in the evening light set off the evening perfectly. It is worth every penny!

  • Visited May 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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2 Thank Emily B
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Frankfurt, Germany
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153 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
“Top top top top top.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013

Really top restaurant with great view on the the Branderburger Tor. I like good food but this beats everything although cod with with strawberrys were an adventure but out of respect for the chef I went through the full culinair experience. Amuses with the drinks were top. A lot of work put into it, great presentation and honest taste.

Gazpachio with thuna with a strong jelly in between was an adventure for the feeling in the mouth and with even better taste.

Ice with cake was also a discovery. Wine was good but not excellent. Overall it was a culinair experience I had before in Le Sucre in Amsterdam.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank Mark V
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New Brunswick, New Jersey
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“If you care about your coffee, keep walking”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013 via mobile

I was out with three avid coffee drinkers on a Monday night and we decided to stop in the hotel for a coffee based on reviews. The staff was great and it was a beautiful hotel. BUT, such a refined hotel should have a nicer espresso machine. I.E. they should brew it fresh rather than use a one touch system.

  • Visited April 2013
    • 2 of 5 stars
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    • 2 of 5 stars
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Thank Katie0603
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Old Saybrook, Connecticut
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37 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Tea Time”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

A great place to stop and have coffee and pasteries. Beautiful setting and eligant atmosphere. Service is pleasant, the cost is expensive, well worth the visit.

Visited March 2013
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“A real experience!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2013

My wife and I had an amazing night at this restaurant. We have eaten at upper end restaurants before, but this surpassed the previous outings! We selected 7 courses without accompanying wines, but with all the amuse bouches we ended up at 11.5 courses! Each was fantastically executed and very enjoyable. Obviously amazing to the eye. I would highly recommend this restaurant. It is not at all stuffy and the service was light hearted, fun but not too intrusive. Thanks for a great night that we will remember for the rest of our lives!

  • Visited January 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars
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5 Thank James J
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