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Supper clubs/underground restaurants in Berlin

sundeck sue Jan 20, 2014 10:38 PM

Thoughts about/recommendations for supper clubs/underground restaurants in Berlin? What are the best ones? What are the pluses and minuses of exploring them? This may seem like a silly question, but we're gray-haired--will we feel demographically out of place? Thanks!

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  1. linguafood RE: sundeck sue Jan 21, 2014 10:48 AM

    A quick google search turned up this here, which might be a good place to start:


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      sundeck sue RE: linguafood Jan 21, 2014 04:02 PM

      This is great--thanks! Have you (or anyone else) been to any of these? If yes, would love to hear….

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        linguafood RE: sundeck sue Jan 21, 2014 04:34 PM

        I have not. I once had reservations at one of those private hosted dinners (forget the name now), but they had to cancel on very short notice b/c their kitchen pipe burst.

        That was quite the bummer.

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      bobbieliz RE: sundeck sue Jan 28, 2014 08:02 PM

      Go to Berlin and just have fun...you won't feel out of place...it's not that kind of city. I always feel like I fit in because no one is staring., and I'm in my 60's.

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        linguafood RE: bobbieliz Jan 28, 2014 08:15 PM

        That's a really good point. Living in a college town, it's always so refreshing for my husband and me to go out in Berlin where it isn't unusual at all to see adults *much* older than 25.

        It's just a great city, period.

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          bobbieliz RE: linguafood Feb 26, 2014 07:41 AM

          A place recommended to me (just a regular restaurant)
          by several Berlin Germans (and I haven't gotten there yet, but next visit I'll do it) recommend Mutter Hoppe's. They said that it is filled with Germans (and some tourists) and has the good German cuisine.

      2. linguafood RE: sundeck sue Feb 24, 2014 02:21 PM

        Please report back on your experiences when you get a chance :-)

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          sundeck sue RE: linguafood Feb 26, 2014 05:37 AM

          Promise to do so! Haven't gone yet….

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