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Ossena

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Rosenthaler Str. 42, 10178 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 24088667
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09:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 09:00 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 01:00
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Visby, Sweden
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Seven guests - all of us thinks the food has been well made. Our waiter gets ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ It's like an Italian restaurant in Italy!

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Thank Tina Ö
Belfast, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We visited here for our last night out in Berlin, the staff were unfriendly. One waiter started to serve us and as i couldn't decide in a bottle of wine he walked away without any explanation. The food was tasty although the menu was limited. When it came to paying the bill i asked the waiter who then walked away... More 

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Thank martymca33
Los Angeles, California
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352 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Another outdoor restaurant placed at one of the many squares in Berlin. Lot of people in this area and fun to just sit and watch the people. We had a pizza here and it was so so.. had better pizza in other restaurants.

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Thank OCDane
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Reasonably priced food, wine and coffee. Very pleasant surroundings. Give it a go, u won't be disappointed!

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Thank Stewart B
Dublin, Ireland
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836 reviews
619 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 289 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016

We wanted a decent lunch before heading to the airport and we certainly got it here. Spaghetti Bolognese and Tagliatelle with prawns washed down with beautiful rose wine. And a lovely basket of fresh bread to soak up the pasta sauce. We were very happy. It's a great spot for people watching too.

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Thank Beanie14
WELLESLEY HILLS
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4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Our family had a nice meal in he outdoor seating on a warm summer night. Good experience except that if you ask for water for the table they won't give you tap water and instead bring you a bottle for 7.5 euros. Denying tap water or other free or low-cost water is common in Berlin, but 7.5 euros was hard... More 

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Thank WellesleyRaider
Shropshire
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent pizza and starters, however we were disappointed that some of the staff were quite rude, perhaps it's due to the impending brexit, however we all voted remain, one of the waiters was clearly making fun of us with a table of other customers while we were shorting out the bill assuming that we didn't understand any German, he was... More 

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Thank openprotocol
Uxbridge, United Kingdom
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490 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

We spent a happy 3hours here, watching England beat Wales in the Euros. Staff very patient and food great. Thank you.

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Thank PeteLucy434
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

Nice big pizzas! Good service compared to some other restaurants in the tourist areas of Berlin. Was not too expensive. Nice to sit outside and people watch.

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Thank Peggy05
Nottingham
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116 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Other reviewers have noted Ossena is pretty average and that seems a fair assessment. It's not bad, just not especially good. They don't do tap water so you have to pay for bottled water but on the plus side the bread and olives were complimentary. We lunched on a pizza (salami) and spaghetti carbonara - both were acceptable but neither... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Cuisine
Italian, European, Pizza
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 00:00
Monday
09:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 00:00
Thursday
09:00 - 00:00
Friday
09:00 - 01:00
Saturday
09:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rosenthaler Str. 42, 10178 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Mitte
  • Neighbourhood: Mitte
  • Phone Number: +49 30 24088667

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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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