Prenzlauer Berg exudes a wholesome, groomed charm, unlike other popular parts of Berlin. Relatively unscathed by the Second World War, the locality is filled with historic buildings and unique aesthetic. Once a working-class area, its central position has since turned it into one of the coolest spots in the city, boasting amazing cafés and coffee shops. Here are the best in the area that everyone should check out at least once.
From the team behind the popular clothing line Kauf Dich Glücklich, the ‘Café & Mehr’ bearing the same name is a quirky, cool Prenzlauer Berg café. Serving up some seriously delicious waffles with endless toppings, strong, bold coffee and ice cream in the warmer months, this local gem has maintained real Berlin prices, making it both delicious and affordable.
Purveyors of fine coffee and members of the Speciality Coffee Association of Europe, Godshot is the place to head in Prenzlauer Berg for a grade-A cup of coffee. White walls, hardwood floors and a simple, trendy feel make up most of the café’s interior, while the menu includes delicious speciality coffee and a small mix of cakes. They also run barista courses and workshops, so you can be sure this crowd know their stuff.
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