We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Clarchens Ballhaus Mitte

) #437 of 6,953 Restaurants in Berlin $$ - $$$ German, European,
Auguststr. 24, 10117 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 2829295
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good50%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (31 reviews)
“schnitzel” (10 reviews)
“gnocchi” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Auguststr. 24, 10117 Berlin, Germany
Write a Review
Reviews (293)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 293 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Love this restaurant - a former ballroom (there are still dance lessons inside) converted into a lovely outdoor space to sit and enjoy a sultry evening of wine and great simple German food. Having snared a table just in time before the rush, it was...More

Thank Knoggers
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clarchens Ballhaus Mitte serves traditional German fare with good beer and, at this time of year (June) pleasant outdoor seating. The Schnitzel was good, the white asparagus with hollandaise sauce was wonderful, the weissbier was fresh. We also liked the ball room atmosphere. On the...More

Thank EarlDGrt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place during lunchtime. We were originally planning on visiting Strandbad-mitte, which is right across the street, but seeing the peaceful garden covered in flowers and with shade from the trees we instead decided to go to Clarchens Ballhaus. The beer menu was kind...More

Thank jlokkevik
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

went to that place quite often as they offer a real good German Schnitzel, but afer my last experience in the upper Spiegelsaal never again... my partner got his food one hour before me and while we were asking several times one of the guys...More

Thank Juliane S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An unexpected stop for dinner at this restaurant was really worth while. Hot and bothered we decided to stop for a drink and ended up saying for dinner. Beer was cold and the food was great. Ended up having the gnocchi but saw the schnitzels...More

Thank Tonyj2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came across this place by accident. Very atmospheric, dating back to the 1920s. Their pizza is great - about 8 euros for quite a large marguerita. I ordered the escalope and was greeted with a dish the size of a large cat. Tremendous meal. The...More

Thank Legitum
Reviewed 25 April 2017

My partner and I were told to visit Clarchens Ballhaus whilst in Berlin for the dancing. We decided to book a table in the restaurant for food before going up to the Ballhaus to watch the dancing. This was a mistake. I don't think I...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Great food fair prices and an atmosphere that is priceless, all ages all dancing and enjoying every moment. Would love to visit again when I am in Berlin. Thanks to great staff making this brilliant

Thank kisscycles
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We dropped in on a holiday night and the place was hopping with couples having dance lessons and music playing. The drink and food menu is extensive from authentic German dishes to pizza. We seen two pizza come out of the kitchen and they looked...More

Thank Drlowman
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Nice location near Sbahn, the teacher of dancing course is nice and profession. Waiters r friendly till they r overwhelmed by too many guests after 21:00 I saw some kids and parents there till around 2200 so I am considering bring mein to the dancing...More

Thank kath2014732
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
Nearby Restaurants
Shiso Burger
680 reviews
.15 km away
607 reviews
.12 km away
Pauly Saal
461 reviews
.17 km away
Mogg & Melzer Delicatessen
222 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby Attractions
Magicum Berlin Magic Museum
70 reviews
.26 km away
The Kennedys
41 reviews
.16 km away
KW Institute for Contemporary Art
51 reviews
.15 km away
Heckmann Hoefe
23 reviews
.21 km away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi! What's the best time to head at nighttime for dancing?
3 January 2017|
Response from enda4 | Reviewed this property |
I was there in the summer and we had dinner and drinks in the garden outside before heading in to dance after 11, it was in full swing at that stage with a live band alternating with a DJ. Would highly recommend the food and... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$19
German, European, Central European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 04:00
11:00 - 04:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Auguststr. 24, 10117 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Mitte
  • Neighbourhood: Mitte
  • Phone Number: +49 30 2829295
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing