Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Berlin

Joseph Roth Diele
This eponymous café pays homage to the late 19th-century author who lived in the area.
Kapelle
This organic café is the perfect place to relax over a long breakfast.
Ehrenburg
The cheerily lit Ehrenburg is the perfect spot for a mid-morning espresso.
Clarchens Ballhaus
A charming garden café by day and dedicated dancing (think tango and swing) club by night.
Morgenrot
Harking back to East Berlin's more anarchic days this café is affiliated with the neighbouring squat.
St Oberholz
Charming café with free wireless access and an abundance of cosy corners.
Sowohlalsauch
One of the best spots to indulge in 'kaffee und kuchen'.
Anna Blume
Coffee and flowers are served under the one roof but best come for the hearty lunches and breakfasts‰Û_.
Schleusenkrug
One of Berlin's most beautiful beer gardens that has a diverse crowd of regulars.
Ungeheuer
Located in Neukölln, that nexus of Berlin cool, the café attracts a young and studiously hip clientele with its gallery of oversized paintings by local artists and other striking decorative elements.
Kakao
 Kakao is a must for anyone who considers themselves a chocoholic.
Anita Wronski
A landmark on the Prenzlauer Berg's café scene Anita Wronski is consistently busy.
Marietta
Small but stylish a meeting place by day and bar to mingle in come night.
Gagarin
This patriotic café pays homage to East Berlin's communist heritage.
Kaffee Am Meer
Light and airy this upbeat café/bar is one of the more stylish options in bohemian Kreuzberg.
Schwarzsauer
One of the first bar/cafés to open on the Kastanienallee an insight into East Berlin.
Tadschikische Teestube
This Tajik-themed tea room is pretty amazing. However it is inevitably a tourist favourite.
Kauf Dich Glücklich
Waffles and ice-cream are the main attraction at this trend-friendly café.
Café Swingdiele
This tiny café will take you back to golden age of the 1920s and 1930s.
Café November
One of the most popular options for weekend brunch this café is always buzzing.
Café Savigny
This smart Viennese coffee house rings with the beat of clacking Manolo's.
Café Fleury
This French-owned and run café really stands out from the crowd.
Café Engels
Poised on a quiet street corner near the entrance of Tempelhof Park, Café Engel epitomizes the new Neukölln cool.
Café Bravo
A real find modern stylish Café Bravo is favoured haunt of artists and design students.
Café am Engelbecken
Café am Engelbecken overlooks the lake in the peaceful Freidrichshain Volkspark.
Café Bilderbuch
Wonderfully elegant, deceptively capacious, and filled with hundreds of books.

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