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Ganymed

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Neighbourhood:
Mitte
International, French, Seafood, European, Central European
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Schiffbauerdamm 5, 10117 Berlin, Germany
+49 4930 28599046
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12:00 - 00:00
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Baar, Switzerland
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203 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A Brasserie with a French flavor and service in the middle of Berlin. After our visit to the Theater, the best place to share a late dinner, with Escargot, or a good fish as main course. Service, decoration and food are match. Texture of each dish and flavors are delicious. Beside to the fact a quite good and fast service... More 

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Thank Beate J
Berlin, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location is very nice, I can imagine in summer what it would be like dining outside on the river Spree bank with the evening breeze. The restaurant itself is quite elegant and has a cozy atmosphere. The maître and the staff are very kind, efficient and make you feel very welcomed and pampered. Food is delicious, overall the steaks... More 

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Thank elisap912017
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for dinner for 2. Service was a bit slow even though 1/3 full. Anyway ordered some food and drink. Drink came ok. When the waiter brought the wooden carving platter he was told by a female staff member to turn it over which he did. It was greasy and had some bread crumbs on it which he casually... More 

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Helsinki
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72 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

We were group of 6 adults in Berlin in New years eve. We decided to have dinner in Ganymed because generally it seems like a nice place. We were wrong. Service staff try to keep good care of guests but it just did not work. Menu cost 89€ and did include one glass of sparkling wine. There was several parts... More 

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San Diego, California
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80 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

My daughter and I found this nice restaurant right on the canal and really enjoyed it. She had a nice lamb dish and I had seafood. Both dishes were great and the service was solid even though the riverside dining is actually across the street from the actual restaurant. Take some time, have some wine and enjoy the scenery. CK

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Thank Chris K
Berlin, Germany
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2016

My wife and I frequent this restaurant and love it. Best Tartar in the city. Great wine selection and a very knowledgeable staff. I can't recommend it enough.

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Thank devildog36
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed our dinner. Escargots was not perfect. Our main courses were good. Admosphere with other customers was very nice. It was too busy for the servers to pay adequate attention to the clients. Value for money!

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Malaga, Spain
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Three of us out of a group of four decided on the menu of the day and we liked the choice and the quality. It was well balanced ,perfectly ,timely served by the staff that also recommended a perfect wine to go with our meal. Apart from being a intimate well decorated place it also gives off the French feeling... More 

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Umea, Sweden
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77 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This is a French inspired restaurant or brasserie with a great location by the Spree. The menu is reasonably varied and the atmosphere and interior very cosy. Attentive service staff and an OK wine list.

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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

it was really close to friedrichstrasse so i went there one night for dinner, the food was lovely, prices are mid-range, and there is also a great selection of wines

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$39
Cuisine
International, French, Seafood, European, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schiffbauerdamm 5, 10117 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Mitte
  • Neighbourhood: Mitte
  • Phone Number: +49 4930 28599046
Description
Vive la France - at the Schiffbauerdamm.
Gourmets and fans of the French cuisine are pampered by the Brasserie Ganymed on the highest culinary standards. In former times, Bert Brecht and Helene Weigel stopped here to enjoy the cooking and the authentic Parisian air. The dishes are prepared with fresh, regional products and special French delicacies; the waiters celebrate flambeing, carving and filleting in front of the guests. On hot days and warm summer nights, be sure to secure a place on the Spree Terrace.

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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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