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Lychener Str. 12, 10437 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 48625595
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“african food” (11 reviews)
“exotic meats” (3 reviews)
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Lychener Str. 12, 10437 Berlin, Germany
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am no expert of African tastes nor have I visited the continent, but Massai offered a teaser to what I assumed Africa could offer. A selection of exotic meats for the daring, of which we recommend crocodile, but of course there's something for the...More

Thank Emilia H
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

I was in Berlin for a visit and as I haven’t been to my home country in 2 years, my wife thought it a good idea to try an African restaurant. I was impressed in entirety, from the music, to the ambience, to the food,...More

Thank sonyinzo711
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Booked a table for 2 people for 21h, got food served at 22h20... They even asked us to change table because they were waiting for other people... Food was not that great. I think it is mainly done for tourists. Got very disappointed. Price also...More

Thank Nannieres N
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Authentic and nice restaurant on Prenzlauerberg. The staff was friendly and the african flavours were excellent! Vegetarian menu was good. Remember to take cash with you ..like always in Germany.

Thank Sini Z
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This place is absolutely great!!! Nice ambiance, perfect African decoration, the staff dressed traditionally, stylish furniture, tasty food!!! You can try zebra, antillope, camel, crocodile!!! Don t miss the experience if you like to try new things! We had a bottle of African wine and...More

Thank bekoneko
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Massai has a very authentic atmosphere with interior decoration, ambient music, service staff and dishes. You can try different variations of African food including from crocodile meat to ostrich. Starters prepared with legumes are also nice to try.

Thank MemedOzkaban
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

I went to this restaurant in September with a group of friends and I just say I was very impressed from start to finish. The decor is authentic african, amazing and inviting. The serve dishes from various parts of Africa. The food was very tasty,...More

Thank Sweetrene
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Massai is a beautiful restaurant in Prenzlauer Berg with authentic food from different regions of Africa. I strongly recommend any visitors in Berlin and locals to come and give it a try. Very good cocktails and exotic tasty food. The best part of being in...More

Thank Salvador S
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

I have lived several month in the same street as Massai without ever going in, as I thought it looked touristy and commercia, until I finally figured to give it a try. On a Tuesday night the place was quite crowded but we could find...More

Thank Alberto D
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff. Collection of foods around Africa. Menu explains the typical cuisines. Fruit coctails and grilled ostrich were excellent.

Thank Antti P
Prenzlauer Berg
No Berlin neighbourhood has undergone a greater change
than Prenzlauer Berg. The artists and non-conformists
that defined the district’s intriguing subculture in
the 1980s and 90s have been replaced by a young, hip
crowd that frequents the many cafes. Where there were
once run-down houses in the shadow of the Berlin Wall,
there are now designer shops. Beautiful old homes have
been modernized and renovated, and on Sundays,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lychener Str. 12, 10437 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Prenzlauer Berg
  • Neighbourhood: Prenzlauer Berg
  • Phone Number: +49 30 48625595
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