Best Bars In Friedrichshain

Best Bars In Friedrichshain

Some of Friedrichshain’s best watering holes, from chill cheap and cheerful kniepes to wine bars and more pricey hotel lobby bars:


Primitiv Bar – Smokey little bar serving some of the best White Russians in Berlin!  Cheap drinks, cosy interior and good vibes.


Fitcher’s Vogel – A hip and understated bar to stop in for a drink and a game of kicker .


Soylent – Chill bar with walls covered with a mix of street art and local exhibiting artists as the space doubles as a gallery. Grab a cheap drink and play some table football!


Chapel Bar – There is a reason this place is called the Chapel––you’ll start to worship it soon enough. They’ve got the best Gin Basil Smash on this half of the globe. Dope ambiance and crew working the bar!



Bar Bobu – Is a cozy spot in Friedrichshain for drinking to RnB, blues and jazz music. Their sister restaurant, Butterhandlung, serves homecooking-style international dishes and there’s a songwriter night on Wednesdays.


Perro Loco – Super bar with truly great classic cocktails and whiskey.



Hops & Barley – Friedrichshain’s Hops & Barley does great Weiz ,Dunkles  and Apfelwein. It’s always super lively and has homely decor.



Monster Ronson’s Ichiban Karaoke – Racey, loud and fun karaoke bar right under the Warschauer U-Bahn station.



Astro Bar – Spacey sci-fi bar drenched in pink light, they serve reasonably priced drinks and play the gambit from garage to jazz.




Michelberger Hotel – Has a great bar downstairs, just across the road from Warschauer Str, comfortable decor with tonnes of books and reasonably priced drinks.



Minimal Bar – Contorted corridors guide you through the five rooms of Minimal Elektrokneipe. One main floor for the week and two rooms during the weekend hosting berlin minimal and deep house djs.



Briefmarken Weine– Located in a former East-German stamp shop this charming spots adds a bit of life to Karl-Marx-Allee. The cosy interior is perfect for enjoying the wide selection of wines along with simple but tasty Italian dishes.



Frenc – Heartcrafted Goods – Stellar craft beer, fun atmosphere, and super lecker crepes. The perfect, chill hangout where you’ll feel right at home.


Place Clichy – All the great things about France are miraculously found in this little bar––wine, smoke, cheese, jazz, cobbled streets and French. It has a very local feel and extremely friendly vibes. You’ll be transported to bohemian Paris with a glass of wine and a Serge Gainsbourg soundtrack.


Salami Social Club -Great pizza, great craft beer and the nicest boys behind the bar serving it all up. Go down on Thursdays for experimental pizza flavours at 1€ a slice.


Honorable Mention:

Stereo33– Stereo 33’s a groovy lounge bar in Boxhagener Kiez, Friedrichshain. The bar is super friendly and aims to keep a more local Berlin ‘feel’. You can really hang back here or get into a dance frenzy. If the latter is more your thing, go for the electronica, hip-hop & and house Dj’s. Stay for the people. Don’t forget to try their cocktail ‘Spring 33’!