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Good Friends

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Kantstr. 30, 10623 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 3132659
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12:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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Porto, Portugal
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every time we go to Berlin we never miss a visit to Good Friends. The place is nice and the food very good. No matter is you are or not an expert, the staff will drive you to a good choice.

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Verwood, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

My Wife and I used this manic Chinese restaurant twice during a five day stay.On both occasions we had not booked but were found a table after a short wait.This is not fine dining but if you need to load up on MG rich,reasonably priced Chinese food,this is the place for you

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Thank DLODRATSAB
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

I'd consider this as a solid if unspectacular place to go. Classic Chinese Restaurant menu but everything is done well and the staff were attentive all speaking English, German and Chinese. Can't go far wrong here.

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York
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Visited after guide book recommendation and won't be returning. On entering there was barely an acknowledgment from the staff and we were then sat in a corner out the way. We ordered duck with pancakes to start and although the duck was nice, there wasn't enough to warrant the €20 price tag, I then ordered chicken in lemon sauce which... More 

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80 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

The last thing people need in berlin is this kind of chip, seedy Chinese mainstream touristic restaurant. Indeed is full of tourists, the atmosphere is not cozy at all, the food is terrible, the service is So so, with the same price I could suggest at least 5 nice looking Vietnamese restaurants. So unless you don't wanna do a full... More 

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Stuttgart, Germany
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132 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

The cosmetics just got better. The food is the same. GREAT!!!! I love the Cantonese style and the hanging duck is not to be missed. Always ask the waiter what looks good today. And I love them. Some have said they are rude, but they do get the job done in hectic times. Think of what they must do. Back... More 

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Thank ceedaworld1
Berlin, Germany
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38 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Sorry for the cliche title but that's exactly how I feel. The place was full when me 4 of my friends came in around 7pm last night (Sunday). Thank God we booked a table in advance 'cuz there was a line of people waiting to be seated. The waiter came to us with quite an impatient attitude. He rolled his... More 

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Varazze, Italy
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116 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

I came here because suggested by the Loney Planet as "best Chinese restaurant in Berlin". I have to say that: - a menu with decades of plates says already that most of that are already prepared - the personnel is not at all nice - the food itself was nothing special So, in a nutshell, massively overestimated. I do not... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

After 2 weeks in Greece and related food, we were so happy to find this authentic Chinese restaurant while on our visit to Berlin last night. The ducks hanging behind the kitchen window was a dead giveaway! Delightfull authentic food such as salt and pepper lobster wokked to perfection, crispy duck with pancakes and stuffed shrimp chicken. The service amazingly... More 

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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87 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Well known for decades. The restaurant provides authentic Chinese food, mainly Cantonese. Sophisticated, big menu and tasty.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$44
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 01:00
Monday
12:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kantstr. 30, 10623 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Charlottenburg
  • Neighbourhood: Charlottenburg
  • Phone Number: +49 30 3132659

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Charlottenburg

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Charlottenburg
Breathe in Berlin’s royal past while walking through the gardens of beautiful Charlottenburg Palace, which lends its name to this well-heeled neighbourhood. Here you'll find some of the oldest homes in the city: upper-class apartment buildings with ornate facades and marble-floored foyers line the cobblestone streets. Stroll by sophisticated restaurants, through little parks, or around Lake Lietzensee. Window shop down Kurfürstendamm, the most renowned high-end shopping street in Berlin, where you can find all the big designer names. In the evening, visit one of the old theatres close by Zoo Station which were nightlife hot spots in the 1920s, or dine in one of the many international restaurants around Savignyplatz before heading to other parts of town for a night out.
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