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Babel

#192 of 6,843 Restaurants in Berlin
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Kastanienallee 33, 10435 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 44031318
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11:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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62 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

One of my favorite restaurants in the world. Order the babel platter, 10 different dishes, and add some kartoffeln and rice. You are in for a treat! Only one flaw, the bread is not very good. The rest is heavenly!!! Best schawarma (call it kebab if you like) and falafel i ever tried, and boy did i try some...

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Thank Channel83
West Midlands
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42 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this place by accident and the food was amazing!! So fresh and tasty. The staff and service were great! Great little spot for lunch! I'll be back!

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Thank nicnic31
Berlin, Germany
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4 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Detour to Lebanon, cordially run by Lebanese family clan. T H A N K Y O U F O R H A V I N G U S ! ! !

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Thank deepdiveberlin
Dublin, Ireland
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fast, friendly service of fresh lebanese food. Outdoor/idoor in great location and very reasonable prices,

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Thank limerickshannon
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely mental - wathcing these guys work is amazing. It's like a chregraphed tornado. Food was excellent, really good value. Leave the lads a good tip - they deserve it!

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Thank Eightb4ll
Moscow, Russia
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This might be my favorite Lebanese place in Berlin. First of all, the restaurant is visually super attractive. Definitely stands out. They always have fresh flowers all over the place. They serve food fast and have most delicious pickled aubergines I've tried here. Good for very spicy too.

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Thank nadison-jane
Paris, France
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great staff and super food, the sandwich are done fast and well, we spent a good time ! See you next time :)

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Thank Adela-K01
Berlin, Germany
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608 reviews
323 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 364 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Finally we lunch here after some theater performance nearby. The place always packed of people and most of them not locals or just Tourists. I order schawarma wrap with falafel and haloumi cheese. Surprisingly the taste as good as what i read in the review, they use vollkorn bread and the falafel are freshly made so everything so delicious and... More 

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Thank faozanrizal
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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44 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This place is one of those where you do not expect to get your own table, but you share it with other people. Like in a fast food style, but a bit better... I'm not sure, I guess some people do not like that, but it was quite an experience. And the main thing, why you're there, the food, was... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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216 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We had lunch here a few days ago. Very good and very quick service. Great tasty food for good value. We both had falafel plates. There is a bit loud music in the restaurant, so for us it was not a place to linger for longer. But for a quick quality bit it was perfect!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 01:00
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kastanienallee 33, 10435 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Prenzlauer Berg
  • Neighbourhood: Prenzlauer Berg
  • Phone Number: +49 30 44031318

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

Staying in Prenzlauer Berg

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Prenzlauer Berg
No Berlin neighbourhood has undergone a greater change than Prenzlauer Berg. The artists and non-conformists that defined the district’s intriguing subculture in the 1980s and 90s have been replaced by a young, hip crowd that frequents the many cafes. Where there were once run-down houses in the shadow of the Berlin Wall, there are now designer shops. Beautiful old homes have been modernized and renovated, and on Sundays, thousands turn the park next to remnants of the wall into a playground for street artists, musicians, and flea market shoppers. This attracts young urban families who enjoy the balance of big city life and small-town comfort. Meanwhile, trendy, young, upper-class visitors from all over the world are attracted to the local high-end shops, cafés, and sophisticated bars and restaurants. The merits of this transformation are a favorite topic of debate around the city, but it makes for some of the best people-watching Berlin has to offer.
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