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FACIL

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International, European, Central European, Gluten Free Options

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The FACIL, Berlin's oasis of culinary culture, offers a refreshing combination of elegant lightness and pure luxury, modernity and understatement. The restaurant treats diners to the very best cuisine and it has an easygoing feel. The service is excellent and you have the chance to relax and escape from the stresses and strains of everyday life. The core of the FACIL philosophy is the lightness of being. In culinary terms, the food will melt on your tongue. The restaurant offers a selection of natural cuisine which is both unpretentious and ingenious.
PRICE RANGE
US$ 26 - US$ 224
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
International, European, Central European
FEATURES
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We had a great dinner in this amazing restaurant it’s a wonderful place to spend some hours;) The waiters are amazing they do a perfect job. The menu was perfect each part is so nice and delicious:) We get back again! Perfect job guys!More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank saschastreule
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Dear Mr. Streule, Thank you very much for sharing your great experience about your recent visit at our restaurant FACIL. Your remarks about our employees in particular please us, as we put very high value on our service. Furthermore, we are delighted to hear that...More

Reviewed 24 September 2018

Value for money, very good dishes. Good staff with excellent sommelier. we ate here with 4 persons, speed was perfect, 30 minutes between dishes. Wague is American, but good Quality. For this price you can't expect Japanese wague. No complaints. Modern cuisine, but not extreme....More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Robert044
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2018

Dear Robert, Thank you very much for providing us with your feedback about your visit at our restaurant FACIL. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed the food as well as our service and we are hoping to welcome you back as our guest...More

Reviewed 22 September 2018

very nice setting at the facil restuarant. Having breakfast one can sit outside as well during the summer. The chef is very accomodating to prepare for vegetarians. nice buffet selection with fresh juices are availableMore

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ashwin D
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

Dear valued guest, Thank you very much for your kind words about your visit at our restaurant FACIL. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed our breakfast so much. Our team works hard on offering a variety of exotic and local products, together with...More

Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

The FACIL is definitely one of the top restaurants in Berlin. My sister is vegetarian and they created a menu for her that I can only describe as outstanding, the very creative kitchen crew as well as the attentive service. We loved the golden plates...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Sandra F
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Dear Ms.Sandra F Thank you very much for sharing your and your sister's wonderful experience with us at the restaurant FACIL. We are more than delighted to hear your compliments about our Michelin-starred Restaurant FACIL and its attentive team that are all up to your...More

Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

This is the first two Michelin star restaurant myself and my partner have visited and we really couldn’t understand what the difference would be between 1 star and 2 but Facil really showed us the way. From start to finish we felt looked after and...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Lottelamb
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Dear Lottelamb, Thank you very much for sharing your great experience about your recent stay at restaurant FACIL on TripAdvisor. Receiving positive feedback is always a great pleasure and we are very happy that you enjoyed your entire stay with us. We will happily forward...More

Reviewed 27 July 2018

My husband and I were excited to try this restaurant on our first visit to Berlin but did not enjoy our evening there. (We have eaten at dozens of Michelin-starred restaurants around the world.) The dining room is quite formal in a glassed-in garden -...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Dear Nicole_shongololo, Thank you very much for your review about your experience at Restaurant FACIL. We are glad you liked the ambience of the restaurant and the dessert in the end of your dinner. However, it is a pity to hear that the food in...More

Reviewed 18 July 2018

I had booked lunch here for the family on our recent trip to Berlin. The staff were very welcoming (including my 10 year old) and the service was friendly, knowledgeable and very efficient. We had the three course lunch menu. Each dish was beautifully constructed...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Jacs39
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Dear Jacs39, Thank you very much for sharing your great experience about your recent stay at restaurant FACIL on TripAdvisor. Our entire team works very hard on offering our guests a special experience and we are very glad when we achieve that goal. Your remarks...More

Reviewed 5 July 2018

We went to Facil on the spur of the moment and received a warm welcome. Our beautiful food was enhanced by the helpful suggestions of the wine waiter...we left him to choose wine for each course and everything was superb! Not fans of Berlin itself,...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2018

Dear John R, Thank you very much for sharing your great experience about your recent stay at the restaurant FACIL on TripAdvisor. We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay in our restaurant so much. Our staff is trained to establish a...More

Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

This is one of the great restaurants in Berlin. Located on a beautiful terrace in a hotel overlooking Potsdamerplatz, I could not find any weaknesses. The food was delicious, innovative, tasty, and beautifully presented. Especially outstanding was the pork belly with moscadini-tiny octopi found only...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 442fernandot
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 5 July 2018

Dear Fernando T, Thank you very much for providing us with your feedback about your stay at restaurant FACIL. Receiving positive feedback is always a great pleasure and we are very happy that you enjoyed your entire stay with us.Especially your comments about our employees...More

Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

A delightful interior and no doubt a relaxing terrasse (it was too chilly on this day) We were here for lunch. The servings were relative small, so it was necessary to choose several. The service and the food were a exceptional. Inspiringly presented and unusual...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank tassieBerlin
THE-MANDALA-Team, Leiter Gästebetreuung at FACIL, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2018

Dear tassieBerlin, Thank you very much for taking the time to comment on your recent stay at restaurant FACIL. We work hard on offering our guests the best service and we are very happy when we achieve that goal. We look forward to having you...More

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Response from M290ZJpeterr | Reviewed this property |
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Response from 552sylvial | Reviewed this property |
When I was there, everyone was dressed elegantly but in different styles So, as far as I know there is not a dress code. If you go, I think it is nice to also dress nicely for a special restaurant.
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Dear Tara, thank you very much for your question on Tripadvisor. The Facil Restaurant is closed from 24th of July until 11th of August. It will open again on the 14th of August. We can not guarantuee a reservation at our... More
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