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FACIL

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Neighbourhood:
Charlottenburg
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Potsdamer Str. 3 | Im The Mandala Hotel, 10785 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 590051234
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Saturday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing place so glad we stopped by here! It was such an enjoyable evening food, drink and service great

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Santo Domingo
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35 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to lunch at this Michelin Starred restaurant the day we were leaving Berlin before go to the airport, we had a nice lunch, the food was very good, they have both menus available, the lunch and the one they offer for dinner too. Good wine list

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Hamburg, Germany
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner experience. Fantastic creative dishes with all new flavor experiences and exquisite presentation. We went with the wine recommendations for all courses which were without exception a pleasure! The staff was attentive, friendly and also explained the special dishes very well.

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Amsterdam
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80 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It has the stars for a reason. Food and ambiance is just excellent. It is one of the few places where you can actually order the whole menu. This results in 8 courses. And although we settled for 5 all 8 dishes appeared on the table and everybody was ranting and raving about every single one of them. The only... More 

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Nyls
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119 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best 2017 diner so far. Amazing job from Michael Kempf and his executive Joachim Gerber. First diner of the new menu and it was a complete succes. Wide selection by the glass from Felix Voges. I recommend warmly this restaurant.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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194 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent place for a special high-end dinner. Lunch is less expensive, with options of fewer courses. I went with the 3 courses, which was plenty for lunch along with wine. The space is very nice and fantastic for talking in a small group. Service was absolutely perfect of course.

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Paris, France
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

More than a good restaurant. Everything is always delicious and fresh. Also very much enjoyed the wine. Thank the chef and the staff for the excellent work.

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UK
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167 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for dinner with my wife who is gluten intolerant. From start to finish the service and experience was excellent. The atmosphere, despite being within a hotel, feels tranquil as there are water features and plants throughout the restaurant. The food and wine was perfectly chosen and served and everything was made gluten free to accommodate my wife. A really... More 

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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

My friend and I stayed at the Mandala and had the best meal in Berlin at their Facil Restaurant. Everything was top notch. We were as impressed with the food as well as the service. The staff were very attentive yet unobtrusive. We noticed they circulated among the tables like a well choreographed team. It had been a most memorable... More 

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Ramat Gan, Israel
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Visited in lots and lots of high end Michelin star restaurants worldwide. This one is truly one of the best. Every single aspect of this place is implacable. Ambiance, service and food. Definitely one of the very rare places that I would be eager to come back for another unforgettable evening.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$38 - US$213
Cuisine
International, European, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Potsdamer Str. 3 | Im The Mandala Hotel, 10785 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Charlottenburg
  • Neighbourhood: Charlottenburg
  • Phone Number: +49 30 590051234
  • This restaurant is at The Mandala Hotel
Description
The FACIL, Berlin's oasis of culinary culture, offers a refreshing combination of elegant lightness and pure luxury, modernity and understatement. The restaurant treats diners to the very best cuisine and it has an easygoing feel. The service is excellent and you have the chance to relax and escape from the stresses and strains of everyday life. The core of the FACIL philosophy is the lightness of being. In culinary terms, the food will melt on your tongue. The restaurant offers a selection of natural cuisine which is both unpretentious and ingenious.

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Staying in Charlottenburg

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Charlottenburg
Breathe in Berlin’s royal past while walking through the gardens of beautiful Charlottenburg Palace, which lends its name to this well-heeled neighbourhood. Here you'll find some of the oldest homes in the city: upper-class apartment buildings with ornate facades and marble-floored foyers line the cobblestone streets. Stroll by sophisticated restaurants, through little parks, or around Lake Lietzensee. Window shop down Kurfürstendamm, the most renowned high-end shopping street in Berlin, where you can find all the big designer names. In the evening, visit one of the old theatres close by Zoo Station which were nightlife hot spots in the 1920s, or dine in one of the many international restaurants around Savignyplatz before heading to other parts of town for a night out.
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