If there is one city in the world that has embraced the kebab, it really is Berlin. Along with currywurst, it would be fair that it’s one of the main dishes that defines the German capital’s food scene.
kebevFrom the quick places where you can grab a kebab on the go to the more formal dining experiences, there is something on this list for everybody. As always with something that people love this much we do expect it to divide opinion, so feel free to let us know your own Berlin kebab suggestions in the comments!
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One of the most famous Kebap shops in Berlin, this is worth every bit of the hype and attention it generates. You might have to queue for a while but once you get your sandwich you’ll realise the combination of super fresh ingredients and delicious meat is a match made in heaven. So good you’d nearly go back for a second.
A world away from the countless, faceless kebab shops, Hisar at the S-Bahn station Yorckstraße serves up Turkish specialities with tradition and soul. Visitors have been biting into crispy flat bread to their heart’s delight since as long ago as 1986. And you know what? There’s a reason it’s so popular: it’s divine.
This classic favourite kebab spot in Berlin is loved far and wide for its fresh, minty salad and tender kebabs. It’s best known for its juicy chicken kebabs, finishing off with crisp leaves and bits of feta cheese. Choose from three different freshly baked breads and three different sauces. Our tip? Get the ‘scharf’ spicy!
A tiny hole in the wall spot where people will visit from all over the city to get their hands on these amazing Berlin kebabs.
The bread is crispy and fresh. The meat succulent and juicy and it is all topped off by seriously good vegetables and sauces that will leave you wanting for nothing. Easily one of the best kebabs in Germany.
Vegan doner kebabs? Don’t knock ’em. This perfectly located snack stand combines the popular Turkish dish with modern, vegan lifestyles. Berlin is one of the best cities in the world fo vegans and this spot proves it. Flavoursome kebabs are stuffed with roasted leeks, carrots, potatoes, onions, and celery, and special sauces.
This is a city that is home to so much good cooking and that is especially true when it comes to kebabs.
They absolutely load the meat on here and then double down on the toppings, before drenching it all in their wonderful sauces. The perfect meal to have after you’ve had a bunch of local beer.
This delicious casual food joint is a buzzing restaurant where they are famous for both their kebabs and their hamburgers.
You can have the kebabs served with fries, but we really would suggest the soft bread or one of their rolls for the full experience. Lots of exciting toppings and even a veggie version make this a must visit for a proper kebab in Berlin. Superb.
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