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Panoramastr. 1A | Alexanderplatz, 10178 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 2404763
09:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 09:00 - 01:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 03:00
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

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 

Thank Jan R
Hornsea, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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 

Thank Madpinkflamingo
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW 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 

Thank jess0ca
St. John's, Antigua
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW 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 

Thank Alannah S
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My friend and I chanced upon this restaurant while searching for caffeine and carbs after hitting the Christmas markets the night before. Friendly waiters (who all speak English!), all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet with lots of choice from your standard cereals/breads/continental meats and cheeses to the more local offerings like Bratkartoffeln (delicious potato, onion & pepper hash) pickled cucumber, beetroot salad and... More 

Thank Kirsten D
Hillegom, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The breakfast at Alex (near Alexanderplatz) is one of the best I've ever had. They serve a massive breakfast buffet for only 9 euro per person (drinks not included though) Freshly baked bread, multiple kinds of yoghurts and puddings, many warm dishes (like sausages, 'bouletten' and scrambled eggs) salads, many bread toppings (including tartar of salmon) and sweet pastries makes... More 

Thank AvanSwieten
Bristol, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for the second night in a row intending to eat but within 5 minutes of sitting down one of us had had our bag stolen. Please be really careful as We had clearly been targeted and the bag was right by the owners foot. And whilst the staff were wonderful and clearly very concerned, the management did... More 

Thank Lollybucket
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Alex with some friends for dinner. When we arrived we were sitting for almost 10 minutes with German menus. My friend went to the bar to ask if they had an English menu and was told to sit down in a very rude manner and to wait until they were ready. Shortly after our waiter came and 'threw' the... More 

Thank M N
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Unless you got a spare 4 hours you don't mind wasting, I wouldn't bother. Table still not cleared after 20 minutes.

Thank Luke D
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3 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

On arrival we were just at our table for 10 minutes before anybody came over so my boyfriend went to the bar to politely ask how long the wait was as we were in a bit of a hurry to be spoken to very rudely by staff and asked to go back to the table for table service. We then... More 

Thank Hannah S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$2 - US$18
International, European, Gastropub, German, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
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, Parking Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 01:00
09:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Panoramastr. 1A | Alexanderplatz, 10178 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Mitte
  • Neighbourhood: Mitte
  • Phone Number: +49 30 2404763
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
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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