Top 5 bars of Charlottenburg


Charlottenburg is home to chic cafés, famous museums to entertaining (sometimes hidden) bars. With new bars opening all the time, it is sometimes difficult to find a needle in a haystack. To ease your decision, here are my Top 5 bars of Charlottenburg.


Top 5 bars of Charlottenburg
Journey into the Night

Journey into the Night


Behind mirrored windows the bar Journey into the Night is hidden, a real jungle on the Savignyplatz. In this oasis plants hang from the roof as well as stuffed monkeys and birds are showcasted. In the glasses you find tasty cocktails while old-school HipHop is playing in the background.


Else-Ury-Bogen 605

10623 Berlin (Charlottenburg)

Station: S5, S7, S75 Savignyplatz

Tue–Thu: 18.30–2h, Fr–Sat: 18.30–3h 


Top 5 bars of Charlottenburg
Bar Galander Charlottenburg

Bar Galander


This classic Berlin bar is a cosy, friendly place with a main bar area
in the front and a few tables scattered in the back. They have a good range of beer, an excellent selection of wine and can mix a Golden Age cocktail for you. But note that Galander is smoker-friendly bar.


Stuttgarter Platz 15

10627 Berlin 

Station: S3, S5, S7, S9 Charlottenburg

Daily 18–2h


Top 5 bars of Charlottenburg
The Hat Bar Berlin in Charlottenburg

The Hat Bar Berlin


This jazz bar is pouring some fine selection of whisky, rum, gin and other liquors into classic, delicious cocktails, while live jazz music is playing each and every night of the week.


Lotte-Lenya-Bogen 550

10623 Berlin (Charlottenburg)

Station: U2, U9, S3, S5, S7, S9 Zoologischer Garten

Daily from 20h


Top 5 bars of Charlottenburg
Mine / Wine bar in Charlottenburg

Mine / Wine bar


This restaurant and wine bar is the perfect place to have classic Italian pasta and enjoy a glass of biodynamic and natural wine from the restaurant’s wine cellar.


Meinekestraße 10

10719 Berlin (Charlottenburg)

Station: U1 Uhlandstraße

Daily 17.30–24h

Wine bar: Fr–Sat 19–24h


Top 5 bars of Charlottenburg
Overlooking my city

Bar Zentral


You probably would not expect to find a classy, relaxed bar under the railway arches in this overdeveloped part of town, but here it is. Enjoy one of their perfect stiff drinks sitting at the long bar, and don’t miss the smartly designed restrooms.


Lotte-Lenya-Bogen 551

10623 Berlin (Charlottenburg) 

Station: U2, U9, S3, S5, S7, S9 Zoologischer Garten

 Daily from 17h


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