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FACIL

$$$$International, European,
Potsdamer Str. 3 | Im The Mandala Hotel, 10785 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 590051234
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good13%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“amuse bouche” (27 reviews)
“tasting menu” (22 reviews)
“petit fours” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
International, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Potsdamer Str. 3 | Im The Mandala Hotel, 10785 Berlin, Germany
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lunched at FACIL last Friday. We selected a three course menu option with suggested wines by the glass. Rock Octopus, wagu, veal, ceviche of sea bass, soup, were all picture-perfect in presentation and a taste sensation in the mouth. The wine recommendations were perfect accompaniments...More

Thank 240vaughanh
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear valued guest, Thank you so much for sharing your great experience about your recent visit at FACIL on TripAdvisor. We are glad to hear that you not only enjoyed the taste of your lunch menu, but also the creative presentation. Furthermore we are glad,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you love deserts the here is your heaven, other then that a little over rated. The service was very good and as I mentioned the deserts were some of the best ever but the food was not at the same level. Overall a very...More

Thank GetMyFood
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear valued guest, thank you very much for your feedback regarding your recent visit at our restaurant FACIL. We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed the desserts of our patissier Thomas Yoshida, as well as the atmosphere and the service in our restaurant....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The last time I visited this restaurant was over 3 years ago and it was excellent. Today’s lunch was even better than I remembered, originally presented , super fresh food was delicious. Service was top quality as well. Very interesting wine list , great choice...More

Thank Mansell22
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear valued guest, Thank you very much for sharing your great experience regarding your recent visit at FACIL. Receiving positive feedback is always a great pleasure and we are very happy that you enjoyed your birthday lunch with us. We are delighted to hear that...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had lunch here in a beautiful and tranquil setting, almost like dining in a glass house among bamboo gardens. The service was professional and efficient with a smile. The food was delicious and of fine quality. All the dishes were presented beautifully, matching the...More

Thank wai_yee7
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear valued guest, thank you very much for providing us with your great feedback about your visit at restaurant FACIL. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the atmosphere of our restaurant and that you had a flavorful lunch with us. We will happily...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was invited to Facil restaurant for dinner with friends. the where 4 people and got a nice table. This place is a great looking with modern interior. The staff is trained in the best manor you can ask for. One of us knew the...More

Thank chefhilmar
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear valued guest, Thank you very much for sharing your great experience about your recent visit at our restaurant FACIL. We are delighted to hear that your visit was very pleasant and that the atmosphere, as well as the service were perfectly according to your...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018

I have an apartment around the corner so this is my "local" restaurant. It is also my favourite dining venue in Berlin. While nobody will accuse Facil of being underpriced, it is still well worth the few extra euros to dine here, especially for lunch....More

Thank ChrisBerlin33
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 9 October 2018

Dear Chris, Thank you very much for sharing your great experience about your recent visit at our restaurant FACIL. We are truly delighted to hear that you chose our restaurant as your favorite dining venue in Berlin. Our entire team works very hard on offering...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

One of the main reasons we chose to stay at the Mandala Hotel during our recent visit to Berlin was that FACIL was located within the complex. So it was nice to have our breakfast in the same lovely dining room as we would be...More

Thank Properlush
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Dear valued guest, Thank you very much for sharing your great experience about your recent visit at our restaurant FACIL on TripAdvisor. We are delighted to hear that your entire visit was to your complete satisfaction and that we could convince you with the atmosphere...More

Reviewed 29 September 2018

Everything about Facil is outstanding - except the taste of much of the food. For example, the lobster dish contained so much salt and so little lobster flavor that it was unpleasant to eat. And the restaurant makes a point that the venison in another...More

1  Thank David P
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 8 October 2018

Dear David, Thank you for your open words about your recent experience at our restaurant FACIL. Indeed, we do realize that some dishes of our current menu are not meeting everybody's taste. We need to admit that some of these dishes are more flavorful than...More

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We went for dinner and didn’t have any expectations. Well we loved it! We went with the wine pairing and the sommelier was good with his choices. The dessert took too long....when we asked we were told they were “creating magic”. How right she was!!!...More

Thank OmiV95
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2018

Dear valued guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to rate your experience at our restaurant FACIL. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed the wine choices of our sommelier. We regret to hear, that the waiting time for your dessert was...More

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

We had a great dinner in this amazing restaurant it’s a wonderful place to spend some hours;) The waiters are amazing they do a perfect job. The menu was perfect each part is so nice and delicious:) We get back again! Perfect job guys!More

Thank saschastreule
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Dear Mr. Streule, Thank you very much for sharing your great experience about your recent visit at our restaurant FACIL. Your remarks about our employees in particular please us, as we put very high value on our service. Furthermore, we are delighted to hear that...More

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jamesM421UR
24 April 2018|
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Response from M290ZJpeterr | Reviewed this property |
Better book by phone! Good luck!
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21 October 2017|
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Response from Sylvia L | Reviewed this property |
When I was there, everyone was dressed elegantly but in different styles So, as far as I know there is not a dress code. If you go, I think it is nice to also dress nicely for a special restaurant.
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TaraLovesTravel
23 June 2017|
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Response from THE-MANDALA-Team | Property representative |
Dear Tara, thank you very much for your question on Tripadvisor. The Facil Restaurant is closed from 24th of July until 11th of August. It will open again on the 14th of August. We can not guarantuee a reservation at our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$38 - US$214
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Potsdamer Str. 3 | Im The Mandala Hotel, 10785 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Charlottenburg
  • Neighbourhood: Charlottenburg
  • Phone Number: +49 30 590051234
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Mandala Hotel
Description
The FACIL, Berlin's oasis of culinary culture, offers a refreshing combination of elegant lightness and pure luxury, modernity and understatement. The restaurant treats diners to the very best cuisine and it has an easygoing feel. The service is excellent and you have the chance to relax and escape from the stresses and strains of everyday life. The core of the FACIL philosophy is the lightness of being. In culinary terms, the food will melt on your tongue. The restaurant offers a selection of natural cuisine which is both unpretentious and ingenious.
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