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Ankerk­lause

A canal- side nau­ti­cal tav­ern. Drinks come with beau­ti­ful views of boats pass­ing by. Daily from 10am (Mon from 4pm) www.ankerk­lause.de. Kot­tbusser Damm 104. T: 030.6935649. U Schön­le­in­straße. F4

Café am Neuen See and Bier­garten

A pleas­ant lake­side beer gar­den in­side the ver­dant Tier­garten park. Open daily from break­fast on­wards. www.cafeam­neuensee.de. Licht­en­steinallee 2. T: 030.2544930. S Tier­garten. C3

Ada­gio

The crowd is classy and el­e­gant at this Pots­damer Platz dance hall. Housed in a gor­geous vaulted cel­lar and fur­nished in dec­o­ra­tive- chic style, this night­club is a popular des­ti­na­tion for the posher crowds. Open Fri& Sat 11pm– 6am. www.ada­gio.de. Mar­lene- Di­et­rich- Platz 1. T: 030.2589890. S+U Pots­damer Platz. D3

Am­ber Suite

This fun club for over-27s is the per­fect place to so­cial­ize while danc­ing and drink­ing. There are two dance floors ( play­ing house, dance mu­sic, and black beats), three bar lounges, a buf­fet with bar­be­cue in sum­mer, and a pleas­ant ter­race for chats un­der the stars. Open Fri from 7pm till late, Sat from 8pm. www.am­ber­suite.info. Marien­dor­fer This canal- side boat- shack at­tracts young crowds Damm 1. T: 030.74070609. till early morn­ing and be­yond. Daily from 2pm un­til U Ull­ste­in­straße. Off Map very late (from noon Sat & Sun). www.club­dervi­sion­aere.com. Am Flut­graben 1. T: 030.69518942. U Sch­le­sis­ches Tor, S Trep­tower Park. G4

Club der Vi­sionäre

Dicke Wirtin

This old Ber­liner Kneipe restau­rant is a Char­lot­ten­burg in­sti­tu­tion. Great beer and tra­di­tional Ger­man dishes. Daily from 11am. www.dicke-wirtin.de. Carm­er­str. 9. T: 030.3124952. S Sav­i­gny­platz, S+U Zool­o­gis­cher Garten. B4 Dance to a dif­fer­ent style of mu­sic ev­ery night at this popular, cen­tury- old dance hall. It’s salsa on Ber­lin’s old­est Bier­garten serves sim­ple and homely Mon­day, tango on Tues­day, swing on Wed­nes­day, cui­sine, sea­sonal spe­cial­ties, and lots of beer of cha cha on Thurs­day and live Tanzkapelle on Fri­day course! Daily from 6pm (from noon Sat). and Satur­day. Daily from 11pm. www.prater­garten.de. Kas­tanien­allee 7-9. www.ball­haus.de. Au­gust­str. 24. T: 030.4485688. T: 030.2829295. U Eber­swalder Straße. F1 U Rosen­thaler Platz. E2

Prater

Sch­leusenkrug

A re­lax­ing spot for beer lovers amid the lush green­ery of the Tier­garten. Ger­man spe­cial­ties to go with your beer in­clude a va­ri­ety of cakes, Flammkuchen, and a few break­fast op­tions. Daily from 11am. www.sch­leusenkrug.de. Müller- Bres­lau-Str. T: 030.3139909. S+U Zool­o­gis­cher Garten. C3

Berghain/Panorama Bar

The num­ber one club for techno lovers. Fa­mous for its in­cred­i­ble sound sys­tem, at­mos­phere, and ul­tra- se­lected crowd: the door­men are known to be the tough­est in town. Dress code strictly ca­sual. Fri mid­night– Mon morn­ing. www.berghain.de. Am Wriezener Bahn­hof. T: 030.29360210. S Ost­bahn­hof. G3

Clärchens Ball­haus

Felix Club

A fa­vorite among the rich and fa­mous, Felix has wel­comed celebri­ties like Ni­co­las Cage, Rob­bie Wil­liams, and Paris Hil­ton. Open Mon, Thu–Sat. www.felix- clu­brestau­rant.de. Behren­str. 72. T: 030.301117152.

U Franzö­sis­che Straße. E3

Gretchen

The DJs play funk, hip hop, drum & bass and elec­tron­ica at this in­ter­na­tional and eclec­tic Kreuzberg club. Oc­ca­sional live con­certs. Fri & Sat. www.gretchen- club.de. Oben­traut­str. 19-21. T: 030.25922702. U Mehring­damm, U Hallesches Tor. E4

Mag­net Club

Rock, indie, and punk evenings, and dance floors both in­doors and out­doors. Open Tue–Sun. www.mag­net- club.de. Fal­ck­en­ste­in­str. 48.T: 030.44008140. U Sch­le­sis­ches Tor. G4

Ma­trix Club

Lo­cated un­der the base­ment vaults of the

Das Ho­tel (p. 60) has a long list of qual­ity wines.

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