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Schiffbauerdamm 5, 10117 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 28599046
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good42%
  • Average21%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible10%
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“coq au vin” (2 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (2 reviews)
“escargot” (2 reviews)
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International, French, Seafood, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Schiffbauerdamm 5, 10117 Berlin, Germany
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for dinner, we waited for 45 minutes fir onion soup which was terrible, then waited for a long time again for a fish which was also terrible. Bad Service and food, we ended up paying the bill and not eating any of the...More

1  Thank Anat B
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Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a restaurant with good food and a nice ambiance. We found the food quite good and the service just fine. We each had fish and though the portions were not very big, there was ample to eat and the fish was...More

1  Thank LuvTaTrek
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our previous visit a year ago was very good so we decided to try it again. This time it was a dissapointment. We waited to be seated a good half an hour, got the menus and a bottle of water. Again waited a very long...More

1  Thank Eeva-Liisa S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate on the terrace on the side of the river perfect place for birthday meal.I took the 32 euro prix fixe excellent value,good fish soup,great coq au vin and creme brulee.Maureen's rack of lamb perfect.Good value wine list with plenty of choice.Only thing that...More

Thank jimmor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So we sat out in the courtyard area overlooking the river , a great spot on a summers evening. Prices reasonable and good selection of wine. Why made our evening was our waiter Andre, he took the iphones from the kids and got us all...More

Thank Burlzz
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

While visiting Berlin , my husband and I looked for the restaurant we frequented 40 years ago while stationed here. So happy that we found it, with a few changes(slight name change and outdoor seating) and of course 40 years ago it was located in...More

Thank JoAnn M
Reviewed 14 July 2017

My colleague and I visited this restaurant as we wanted to have a nice meal by the river. It was very busy, so we were very lucky to get our table. The tables are quite close, but I think it adds to the cosiness. Our...More

Thank CFSEventsUK
Management response:Responded 24 July 2017

Thank you, CFSEventsUK for your kind words! We really cherish it!

Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

The bottle of wine took 39 minutes. The main course 50 minutes. The food was fine but the service is far below expectations. Like many others write. Pity.

Thank Thomas L
Management response:Responded 24 July 2017

Hello Thomas, Thank you for your review, we are sorry for the waiting time.

Reviewed 14 June 2017

we happened to choose the nice terrase overlooking the river. it was almost full, but we were patient. the tables were too close, no more han 10 centimetres separation between tables and large difficulties to enter or vacate from the table. after 25 minutes waiting...More

1  Thank atontao
Management response:Responded 24 July 2017

Hello atontao, We are very sorry this happened to you. This is not acceptable. We understand you and thank you for the review.

Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

one of those places that you get ripped off and still feel good about it. loved the langoustine and the wine selection. TROP overpriced though, hence the rating.

Thank Yulya_Shu
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, View, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 01:00
12:00 - 01:00
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12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Schiffbauerdamm 5, 10117 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Mitte
  • Neighbourhood: Mitte
  • Phone Number: +49 30 28599046
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Vive la France - at the Schiffbauerdamm. Gourmets and fans of the French cuisine are pampered by the Brasserie Ganymed on the highest culinary standards. In former times, Bert Brecht and Helene Weigel stopped here to enjoy the cooking and the authentic Parisian air. The dishes are prepared with fresh, regional products and special French delicacies; the waiters celebrate flambeing, carving and filleting in front of the guests. On hot days and warm summer nights, be sure to secure a place on the Spree Terrace.

All dishes are prepared with an extent of care and we can guarantee the vast variety of wines. Well trained waiting staff are always there to help or recommend best food and wine to accomodate your taste pallets.

We always try to impress our guests with different menu each day. Our chefs daily create special lunch menu (served 12AM - 4PM) and dinner menu (served 5:30PM - 11PM) in order for our loyal customers and tourists to try something new each day.
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