Food & Drink

The 8 best hidden bars in Berlin

Published On 04/29/2014 Published On 04/29/2014
diephotodesigner/Green Door
Fleischerei
Bar Tausend
Drayton
Stagger Lee
Trust Bar
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1. Green Door WinterfeldtstraĂźe 50, Berlin, 10781 (Schoneber)

Green Door's retro house decor -- including plaid wallpaper, pin cushion couches, and trendy telephone lamps -- sets the tone for a pretty elaborate cocktail list. A daily happy hour make this modish cocktail lair affordable.

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2. Butcher's Bar Torstr. 116, Berlin, 10119 (Mitte)

Nestled behind a currywurst shop on Rosenthaler Platz, Butcher's Bar is a secret speakeasy serving masterfully made 'tails in a small space bathed in red neon light and bottles of liquor hanging from meat hooks on the walls.

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3. Becketts Kopf Pappelallee 64, Berlin, 10437 (Prenzlauerberg)

Once inside this Prenzlauer Berg bar, you'll be handed hardback copies of Beckett’s plays, which aren't for reading. Inside you'll find a cocktail list flush with exceptional drinks to examine while you lounge on leather armchairs in a classy ambiance.

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4. Bar Tausend Schiffbauerdamm 11, Berlin, 10117 (Freidrichshain)

One of the hippest bars in Berlin, Bar Tausend features fantastic craft cocktails inside its stylish interior, and they usually feature live music on most nights.

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5. Drayton Bar Behrenstrasse 55, Berlin, 10117 (Mitte)

Joined to the popular club/resto Cookies, Drayton's dim lighting and luxurious styling only gets better once you order one of their signature cocktails.

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6. Stagger Lee Nollendorfstrasse 27, Berlin, 10777 (Schoneber)

Stagger Lee has Old West charm with leather furniture, saloon-style doors, stick candles, and a cocktail list that pours heavy on the bourbon and tequila. Using homemade syrups and fresh fruit, their cocktails have been voted some of the best in Berlin.

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7. Buck and Breck Brunnenstr. 177, Berlin, 10119 (Prenzlauerberg)

This tiny one-room bar holds a capacity of 14, but its cozy size lends to its charm and enjoyability, not to mention the its dark and minimalist interior and excellent cocktails.

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8. Trust Bar Neue Promenade, Berlin, 10178 (Mitte)

Trust sports a dimly lit interior, with beautiful exposed concrete, gold details, and vintage chandeliers. Drinks-wise, you can't miss with any of the craft 'tails on the menu, and you should probably try their rhubarb vodka.