I Italian restaurants that offer excellent quality dishes in Berlin are more and more. The stereotype that entering an Italian restaurant in Berlin can offer you only a plate of overcooked pasta is now outdated: in reality today the city offers a series of restaurants where the cuisine reaches more than discrete levels.
Often the premises are family-run; offer special dishes accompanied by excellent wines, respecting the local tradition. We have selected for you some of the best restaurants in town.
The furniture a From Mustache makes this small restaurant both cozy and strikingly modern at the same time. The menu focuses on a limited choice of dishes which, however, is changed every week; all this because the dishes are prepared with seasonal and fresh ingredients. Do not miss to finish a nice dinner there hot chocolate cake. Reservations are recommended.
Address: Nazarethkirchstr. 41 | Leopoldplatz-Wedding, 13347 Berlino
Located near Prenzlauer Berg, the Great pizza it is perfect for those who want a cheap and quick meal. The restaurant offers both pizza by the slice, which is continuously baked for a quick snack, and table service, where the pizzas do not have the classic oval shape, but are rectangular cutting boards of one meter to share with your travel companions.
Address: Schoenhauser Allee 156, 10435 Berlin
Old laundry room
La Lavanderia Vecchia is currently one of the Italian restaurants in Berlin more fashionable: to find a place you must in fact also have a good dose of luck, perseverance and plan your reservation well in advance. The Lavanderia Vecchia restaurant offers a four-course set menu dinner, including a half bottle of wine, all served in a former laundry room in a courtyard in the Neukölln district.
Address: Flughafenstr. 46 | 2. Hof, 12053 Berlino
The Two Ovens
The Due Forni restaurant is managed by a group of Italian punks (that's not an understatement, I'm literally punk). The walls of this pizzeria on the border between Mitte and Prenzlauer Berg are covered in graffiti and the environment can leave you a little unsettled, but the goodness of the pizza will captivate you.
Address: Schoenhauser Allee 12, 10119 Berlin
An extensive but unsophisticated menu with a selection of antipasti, pasta, pizza, classic Italian desserts such as tiramisu and pannacotta make this restaurant an elegant yet simple place in the Kreuzberg district. The Gorgonzola Club is run by the same people as the adjacent restaurant, the Wurgeengel, where you can sip a cocktail before dinner.
Address: Dresdener Str. 121, 10999 Berlino
The black sheep
La Pecora Nera is a welcoming one small tavern where some Veneto specialties. The restaurant offers a vegetarian menu on Tuesday evenings, while on Fridays there are special fish dishes. A happy hour formula, which resumes a bit the idea of an aperitif, is offered every evening from 18.00.
Address: Herrfurthplatz 6, 12049 Berlin
Trattoria del Corso
If you are willing to leave the tourist trail and venture into Friedenau, you will have your reward at the Trattoria del Corso. The pizzas are huge and delicious with low prices, compared to the offer in general. The Trattoria also offers a land menu typical Italian, with first courses, cold cuts and cheese appetizers and mixed salads that will not disappoint those looking for a typical Italian restaurant in Berlin.
Address: Hauptstr. 70, 12159 Berlino
Despite its not small size, the Last Supper somehow maintains a comfortable and welcoming environment. The food here is Italian classic: made to order, beautifully presented, and authentic in flavor. The meat is excellent, from beef to pork. Don't miss the green pepper medallions, succulent pork fillets served with a green pepper cream accompanied by rosemary potatoes and a selection of fresh vegetables.
Address: Sredzkistr. 23, 10435 Berlin