I Due Forni
Italian. The atmosphere at this expansive pizza hall is on the raucous side and the service is notoriously surly, but that doesn’t keep the pizzaloving crowds at bay. The generously sized thincrust concoctions are famed around the city. €. Daily L&D. Schönhauser Allee 12. T: 030.44017333. U Senefelderplatz. F2
Vegetarian. It’s not luck that makes Lucky Leek so good, but rather a dedication to creating topnotch gourmet cuisine that is also 100% vegan and incorporates international tastes. The small but comprehensive menu changes regularly. €€. Wed– Sun D. www.lucky-leek.de. Kollwitzstr. 54. T: 030.66408710. U Senefelderplatz. F2
American. The hefty burgers here have a real cult following, and many swear they’re the best in the city. The menu also includes steaks, chicken wings, and a mean club sandwich – vegetarians will leave hungry. €. Daily L&D. www.thebirdinberlin.com.
Am Falkplatz 5. T: 030.51053283. S+U Schönhauser Allee. F1
Spanish. Tapas are the specialty at this Spanish restaurant, which also serves a variety of dishes such as paella, zarzuela and tortilla, as well as meat and fish grilled on hot lava stone. The wine is imported directly from Spain. Ask the waiter for the perfect wine to go with your meal. €€. Daily D only. www.tres-tapas.berlin. Lychener Str. 30. T: 030.41715718. U Eberswalder Str. F1