Casual, lively and constantly evolving, Klunkerkranich offers a uniquely local experience. The rooftop that was once a parking garage is now is transformed into a relaxed space where you can kick off your shoes, settle into the comfy sofas and enjoy a chilled beer. The rooftop hosts several local events and concerts, local bands come in to play a lively set or the atmosphere is charged up by a DJ spinning the latest tracks. Everyone is welcome to stop in, relax and enjoy the gorgeous view across the city. You can even enjoy a local seasonal market in spring, while the community garden project offers a welcome burst of green to the concrete cityscape. A great place to enjoy an evening out with friends or simply watch a sunset, your time at Klunkerkranich is bound to be a memorable one. Timing is seasonal, hence it is better to check the website for the hours.
The clientele of this techno factory is made up of an eclectic mix of hipsters, university professors, gays and other curious clubbers. Offering three colossal-sized stories notable for their clean, clever industrial design, Berghain hosts numerous bars, clubs, darkrooms, a biergarten, a separate garden for relaxing, an ice cream bar and endless amounts of chill-out space complete with cushy sofas and semi-private sitting cabins. The former power plant's mammoth size and hedonistic rawness guarantee a unique experience.
Just a few minutes away from the bustling Kurfürstendamm boulevard lies the Irish Harp Pub, a traditional Irish pub. The beer is what draws the crowd in, but the entertainment and the atmosphere are what make them patrons. The interiors are a perfect complement to the Irish theme of the bar, with shamrock and Guinness beer plaques being an integral part of the design. Though beer is the staple drink here, there is also some amazing Irish malt whiskey and liqueur on offer. The food as one can expect is traditionally Irish with dishes like Irish stew and Shepherd's Pie setting the scene for a great meal. The Irish Harp also organizes nightly entertainment in the form of live Irish folk music and other genres of music and special quiz nights. For sports fans, there is a treat offered here, as the soccer matches, cricket matches, rugby and other sports events are played live on large-screen and Plasma televisions.
Un des clubs les plus chic de la ville, le Sage Club est situé dans une station de métro désaffectée de la Heinrich Heine Straße. Sa musique allant du funk et de la soul, à la techno et la drum and bass, ainsi que son décor inhabituel attire une foule excentique et jeune. Les « Funky Friday » sont toujours très célèbres, tout comme les soirées « Slave to the Rhytm » - un mix de groovy de sons souls et de concerts - le samedi.
Founded in 1977 as a human rights group comprising of social workers who had taken up issues regarding homosexuality, Schwuz has evolved from being a small organization to a nightclub that is on the hot-list for the hip and happening. From regularly hosting theme-based parties to holding press conferences and AIDS awareness campaigns, Schwuz misses nothing. The early morning timings allow guests to party even after the sun has risen. Electronic dance music, pop, retro, indie, Schwuz does it all. One can also attend other events such as book readings and concerts.
If you're a jazz fan, then head to b-flat where the only music you will be foot tapping to is Jazz. Established in 1995, b-flat is one of the favorite live music spots in Berlin. The club was created by two musicians named Jannis Zotos and Thannasis Zotos and actor Andre Hennicke. Famous veterans who have graced the club include Gustafson, Peter Brotzmann, Conny Bauer, Mikis Theodorakis, Steve Lacy and many more. The seating area gets filled fast, so get there as early as possible.
It is the first of its kind in the nation. Knutschfleck Cocktailbörse is not only a 1950s themed bar but also a cocktail exchange bar, where the prices are dependent upon its popularity. Their walls are adorned with black and white photos of old Berlin and the lovely chandeliers just add to the charisma of the place. Enjoy burlesque shows on their Chesterfield sofas or catch the rise and fall of cocktail rates on their screens. They also host regular live music and acrobatic shows to enthrall you. Nosh on delicious bites at this exciting bar. You can be sure of a memorable time at this fabulous venue.
Hofbräuhaus, a landmark brew pub in Munich, brings its Bavarian flair to Berlin. Hofbräu München Berlin opened its doors in 2011, and is always packed with Berliners who want to have a relaxing time out. At this bar, beer-lovers get an opportunity to sample freshly brewed Hofbräu beer alongside a delicious selection of Bavarian delights. Every month, a selection of dishes are added to the regular menu, highlighting the season's specials. You can enjoy your meals at the airy beer garden while Hofbräuhaus musicians wrap you in a cocoon of lively melodies.
The Reed situated in the midst of the city is the go-to spot if you are looking to savor a healthy breakfast in the morning or go down some beer with your buddies after work. The ambiance at this venue is such that you will be able to have fun, unwind, and enjoy delicious food no matter what time of the day. The food menu at The Reed changes weekly ensuring the patrons always something new and fresh to choose from. If not for the food and drinks, go for the exciting events featuring talented DJs, bands and singers performing here on a regular basis.
This hip club in the Volksbühne theater features live concerts and happening parties, readings and fashion shows. The likes of Vivienne Westwood also showcase their art here on a regular basis. This place plays everything under the sun, from techno and electro music to rockabilly. Check out the Web site for the latest information on events and times.
The two lounge-bars of Volksbühne are red and green like the famous traffic light men. For many years, the bars have been favored locations for wild parties. Roter Salon is known for its Electrolounge and Rock parties, and literary events. Its counterpart decorated entirely in green is one of the locales of choice for salsa, tango, and swing. Before the parties, Grüne Salon holds short dance workshops. Other major events are the weekly n-tv talk show with celebrities and politicians, the parties playing hits of the 70s, 80s, and 90s, and the concerts of known chanson singers.