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) #310 of 6,889 Restaurants in Berlin ₹₹ - ₹₹₹, African, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lychener Strasse, 12, 10437 Berlin, Germany
+49 30 48625595
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
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Lychener Strasse, 12, 10437 Berlin, Germany
Neighbourhood: Prenzlauer Berg
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

We were warmly welcomed into a very interesting dining room, decorated with a lot of wood, fabrics, etc. The menu was very unique. The servers were very friendly and helpful. The menu was almost devoted to different exotic meat options. My dining partner and I...More

Thank 876danek
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Nice and cosy place with a lot of African atmosphere. The food is very good and authentic African. Though not the best African food I ever had. I think the place is a bit pricy (there appear to be a lot of people working there,...More

Thank Mel_the_globetrotter
Reviewed 16 December 2016

The place was comfy and the food was great ! What a pleasure to eat real south african dishes like bobotie. It made the stay in Berlin truly better when you have an experience like this in a restaurant. The only bad point : when...More

Thank Laurent_lfc
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

This place is just amazing. As soon as we entered, we felt extremely welcomed and pleasant. The staff is really nice, and we were seated instantly. The decor is amazing, every bit of the place is carefuly thought out, the lights are dim, and the...More

Thank Nikola C
Reviewed 18 September 2016

This is in a neighborhood full of ethic eateries in Prenzlauer Berg and within easy walking distance of the u_Bahn station. The atmosphere is attractive with dimly lit table and artistic touches of African decor. The service is good and the food also good. I...More

Thank Godby
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We had seen the ad for this restaurant in the Ubahn station and decided to see what African food was like in Berlin. We found this charming little place on a street filled with ethnic cafes from every culture imaginable, a good sign! The menu...More

Thank blklthrjkt
Reviewed 29 August 2016

This is a nice restaurant, the ambients looks good. The service is friendly, you there is a good feeling staying there. There is different kind of exotic meat like crocodile, camel, zebra, springbok, ... good served and tasty. The choice is wide, there is also...More

Thank DamianoZornetta
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Very kind staff in a very warm interior design, dark wood, red and orange fabrics, and outdoor seating option when weather allows too. Massai offers a very special kind of a menu, it is expensive per Berlin prices but it is not your everyday place...More

Thank arawi
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

We had a great time in Massai restaurant and enjoyed very much the food. The service was "africanish", we had to wait a bit longer but the food itself satisfied us. Recommended!!

Thank Zoltan V
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

A friend chose this place but had not told anyone what it was about. It is well decorated and very cozy. Table wear also uses typical themes. Everything was amazing, from the appetizers, welcome drink, going through different meat experiences. We got a selection of...More

Thank lunamatos
Prenzlauer Berg
No Berlin neighbourhood has undergone a greater change
than Prenzlauer Berg. The artists and non-conformists
that defined the district’s intriguing subculture in
the 1980s and 90s have been replaced by a young, hip
crowd that frequents the many cafes. Where there were
once run-down houses in the shadow of the Berlin Wall,
there are now designer shops. Beautiful old homes have
been modernized and renovated, and on Sundays,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lychener Strasse, 12, 10437 Berlin, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  Berlin>  > Prenzlauer Berg
  • Neighbourhood: Prenzlauer Berg
  • Phone Number: +49 30 48625595
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