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Alex

$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Mitte
International, European, Gastropub, German, Bar
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Panoramastr. 1A | Alexanderplatz, 10178 Berlin, Germany
030 24 04 763
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Today
09:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 09:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 03:00
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Livorno, Italy
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105 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent here more or less three hours and we definitly stood up happily: the food was awesome, the beers were really good, the waiters are nice and the atmosphere is cozy. It's not super economic but I would definitely suggest it.

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Thank Gaia P
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff at Alex are quite stressed out, which gives the place a manic and chaotic feeling, although most of the waiters are friendly enough when you flag them down (with one or two notable exceptions). The restaurant is extremely large with poor acoustics, which means it can get quite loud once more than half the tables are full, especially... More 

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Thank Chynalucia
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is stunningly terrible. Never before have I waited 35 minutes just to be seated and the staff here just don't seem to care. Also if you love birds then you'll love this restaurant, the birds inside the restaurant are obnoxiously loud to the point where you can't even hear the person you came with. Did I mention it... More 

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Thank traveller36324
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53 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Alex on Christmas Eve and had their special Heiligabendmenu. The food was great (duck cooked to perfection!) with rich flavours and good portion sizes. Three courses, but I didn't feel overfed afterwards. What was best, though, was the quality of the service. I can only imagine that the staff would rather be at home celebrating on Christmas... More 

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Thank Graham J
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in here for a few drinks. Staff were very friendly and attentive. There was a large group of us but there was no problems with accommodating us.

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Thank Leah M
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Came here for some drinks, but ended up having quite a few as well as a pulled pork flat bread pizza! The food is very good, and is something different rather than eating sausages all day! Would recommend the mojito!

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Thank Sean G
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

After coming to the restaurant waiter quickly brought a menu (in German) and on demand exchanged menu on English version. We ordered drinks, which brought in about 10 minutes, but for ordering food we waited for almost an hour because the waiter have started us ignore. Finally, after an hour, we finally ordered with another waiter the meal that has... More 

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Thank Jan R
Hornsea, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

We too sat there for 1/2 hour even tho they were bringing food to the next table. In the end I waved vigorously at a woman behind the bar who told the waiter next to her, who told someone else and eventually they came over. Not exactly welcoming or interested we asked for a menu and ordered drinks. Half an... More 

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Thank Madpinkflamingo
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Sat down and was offered an English menu nearly straight away which was the best service we received all night, waited about 20 minutes for our drinks when they came one was missing, waited another 20 minutes for someone to take our order. All in all the meal lasted about an hour and a half due to waiting for the... More 

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Thank jess0ca
St. John's, Antigua
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

This place looked great, sophisticated and welcoming. For anyone that is fussy and wants British food they do lovely burgers / steaks / pastas as well as German foods such as currywurst. When we walked in, we were confused as to whether we sit down or wait.. we were seen standing around confused but no one helped us or came... More 

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Thank Alannah S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$18
Cuisine
International, European, Gastropub, German, Bar
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 01:00
Monday
09:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 01:00
Thursday
09:00 - 01:00
Friday
09:00 - 03:00
Saturday
09:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Panoramastr. 1A | Alexanderplatz, 10178 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Mitte
  • Neighbourhood: Mitte
  • Phone Number: 030 24 04 763
Description
Matching the name, you will, of course, find us as well on the Alexanderplatz in Berlin. In one of the most visited places in the capital city, here you will find relaxation and recuperation from everyday life. The ALEX am Alex, right underneath Berlin's 'Fernsehturm' television tower. The ALEX on Berlin's Alexanderplatz has warm food on offer right up until closing time.

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Staying in Mitte

Neighbourhood Profile
Mitte
The centre of Berlin, Mitte is most famous for sights like the Brandenburg Gate, Alexanderplatz, and Museum Island. The central location makes this one of the city's most expensive places to live. It is here the oldest traces of the city can be found, and evidence of some significant transformations, as well. The gangsters that once ruled the impoverished streets between Alexanderplatz and Hackescher Markt have given way to an international crowd pursuing fashionable designer clothes, the newest food trends and frequenting the many craft shops. Graphic designers have taken up residence in what used to be backyard barns and stables. There are still vestiges of the old days, however. The occasional housing complex is a reminder of the neighbourhood’s past. And if you look carefully, an old 1920s ball house nestled amongst the art galleries and exhibitions of Auguststrasse can still teach you how to dance the old fashioned way.
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