Your guide to Moabit

A curated guide of places and things to do in Moabit, recommended by locals


Your Berlin Neighborhood, Unpacked.

You're in Moabit, a laid-back, multicultural neighborhood. Whilst the area is evolving as a new center of cool; it is still off the beaten track, grounded in true Berlin authenticity and has awesome bohemian vibes. Just a hop away from your Waldstraße/Wiclefstraße home, you'll find all the good things.

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  • Essentials
    Here is everything you need to know in order to get around town.

    Groceries & food

    Pharmacy & medical

    Police & tourist office

  • Closest U-Bahn: Birkenstraße


    Don't be late, you have lots to see! Get around using Berlin's rapid transit railway system, right by your door.

  • Coffee

  • GARCIA Kaffeebar

    Coffee Shop

    Espressos, cold brews, sandwiches, Portuguese tarts, caramel slices, fine wine, craft beer, unique tea, jams, relishes, muffins, and flowers. Make Gracia your go-to café for all things lovely.


  • Spontan Coffee

    Coffee Shop

    Spontan is one of the first specialty coffees in West Berlin. They work with two leading Berlin roasteries, The Barn & Fjord. Every shot is grinded fresh, weighed to the exact milligram and every cup goes through a hefty quality control process. They use fresh fair trade organic milk and also have milk alternatives.

  • Food

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    Domberger Brot-Werk

    Bakery

    Florian Domberger's Bakery is one of a kind. A hero when it comes to classic baking, get crash-course on achieving a good local bread while standing at the counter. It is family owned with a lovely team of servers, including cool interns from all over the world. Grab a chair from the simple seating situation, and tuck into your baked goods in-house.


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    Favorit Gemüse Kebap

    Doner Restaurant

    Berlin is famous for its Döner. It's a traditional Turkish dish that was popularized by Turkish guest workers in Berlin in the early 1970s. It developed there from its original form into what we eat now in Berlin. You'll get one of the best Döners here at Favorit Gemüse Kebap. But don't tell anyone, it's kind of secret.


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    Pignut BBQ

    BBQ Joint
    $$$$

    Old family recipes, a whole lot of Southern love, and an exceptional smoker to make for the best barbecue eatery in town! Your waiter will guide you through the best meat dishes and tell you all the stories of how Pignut began. They have a second location in the food court of the KaDeWe at Kurfürstendamm too.


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    Ya-Man Caribbean Soul Food

    Caribbean Restaurant

    A massive shout out to Barbara, the owner of this place and one of the most delightful people you'll meet in the city. This real Jamaican food in Berlin really delivers. The food is great and her homemade ginger beer puts together perfect rum cocktails. She also hosts fun evening events.


  • Tônis Vietnamesisches Restaurant

    Vietnamese Restaurant

    This unassuming eatery turns out extremely fresh Vietnamese dishes. Super authentic, super authentic, and super cheap. Some say the best in the city. They don't have a website, just go there.

  • Culture

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    Kulturfabrik Moabit

    Cultural Center

    Kulturfabrik Moabit is a socio-cultural co-operative located in a former factory and warehouse building in the heart of Berlin Moabit. It contains a cinema, theatre, concert hall and throws concerts, parties and other interesting events.


  • Hamburger Bahnhof – Museum of Contemporary Art

    Hamburger Bahnhof

    This magnificent building is hosting one of the largest and most significant public collections of contemporary art in the world.

    From 14€

  • Markthalle Berlin

    Food Court

    The historic Arminius Market Hall is from 1891 and back then it suited over 420 vendors. Today it's mostly small businesses and restaurants. Take a look around to score some delicious things to eat, drink, and take home. Filled with an exciting array of restaurants, bars, and events; be sure to book a live dinner show.

  • Nightlife

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    Vagabund Brauerei

    Brewery
    $$$$

    If you love good beer, go visit the guys from Vagabund Brauerei! In this Micro-Brewery you can taste finest craft beer made in Berlin in their beautiful taproom in Wedding. You can choose from 6 different kinds of craft beer and of course, can also taste all of them. Enjoy!


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    Buck and Breck

    Cocktail Bar
    $$$$

    Buck and Breck is nothing new in town but always an experience, the classic drinks and intimate atmosphere make it the perfect place for a personal experience. Watch out for the door, you might miss it.


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    Trompete

    Nightclub
    $$$$

    Owned by actor Ben Becker, this place is a chill bar until 9 pm and then the party starts and no one can tell when will it end.

  • Outdoors

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    Canoe from Cafe am Neuen See

    Beer Garden
    $$$$

    A beer garden nestled under the high trees of Tiergarten, directly by the water. The perfect spot to enjoy a beer and a pretzel, a crispy pizza or a breakfast with some friends. Feel like paddling? Rent a canoe.


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    Volkspark am Weinbergsweg

    Park

    This local park is a great place to sit by the lake and chill with a cold beer as the sun goes down. There's also a rose garden nearby and about a zillion things to do in the area.

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