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Berens am Kai

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Unterbilk
German, European, Central European
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Kaistr. 16 | Internationale Kuche, 40221 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 211 3006750
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
Mon - Sat 19:00 - 22:00
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Dusseldorf, Germany
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We were part of the group with the Diner amical of the chaine de rotisseurs on June 11th. We had high expectations, as the restaurant is one of the few with a michelin star in the region. We found the atmosphere to sober, the lighting inadequate. The 5 course menu was not chosen by ourself which we found not very... More 

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1 Thank Franz R
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

I went to Berens am Kai to celebrate the birthday of my girlfriend. We don't often go to a michelin restaurant. The food varied per course, some I really liked, some less so. The most disappointing about our dinner was the fact that there was a party at this venue the same evening. We were not informed about this when... More 

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2 Thank jdenbrok
Madrid, Spain
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

Place was great. Felt open and airy. Fit for the new port area. Staff was attentive enough without being too much of a helicopter. The pace of the tasting menu was great - 7 courses in about 2 hours. Food wise - overall it was good. Some flavors were a bit light for me but my faves were the pork... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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311 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

A nice restaurant with a nice location. The food had a high quality with nice flavours. The service was good as long as they don't need to speak with you because no one in the restaurant spoke English but luckily they had English menus.

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lisbon
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97 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

A bit hidden away in a new part of Düsseldorf, this restaurant is definetely worth the visit. A warm design interior awaits you and a very warm welcome from the owners. We had a fantastic menu with a very interesting wine pairing. The wine list has a lot of "trouvailles", one must surely try a wine of Von Hövel, a... More 

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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326 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 216 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016 via mobile

We went there on a Saturday evening and were surprised that the place was rather empty. Usually not a good omen. Also, the place with its modern, minimalist decor feels a bit coldish, especially when it's less crowded. However, we were more than happy with what was to follow. We had the 5 course menu. Great food, innovative, but with... More 

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1 Thank Michael-Traveller-JP
Florence, Italy
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79 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2016

Sometimes tasting menus are not so tasty but here they are. In a nice modern environment in the Mediahafen of Dusseldorf this restaurant offers really excellent food, good wines, good service and excellent wines. What sets it apart from many other top class restaurants is the quality of the food. Add to that a good price-point for the class of... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

Love and dedication to modern French and German cuisine reign supreme. We were served with a combination of attention, professionalism and warmth, rarely practiced with such commitment and perfection. We felt genuinely welcome. There is one midsize dining room with large windows that invite the view out to the harbour. The sparse interior design is a tasteful exhibition of the... More 

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Thank Karsten K
Melbourne, Australia
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32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2015

The restaurant is rather pretentious but it is found lacking in both food choice and service. The food choice is very limited and rather strange. One has to chose between a la carte or from three rather rigid set-menu choices. found The food is overpriced and uninspiring, and the service is very slow and rather amateurish. There are better and... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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144 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2015

Good restaurant in "Media Hafen" (renovated old harbour), located opposite (via walking bridge) Hyatt Regency Hotel Dusseldorf. Food is certainly good with nice complementary flavors/seasoning but the ambiance on the terrace on a pre-summer evening is poor when compared to the food prices. Feels not right in relation too the prices for the menus in this one star Michelin Restaurant.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, European, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kaistr. 16 | Internationale Kuche, 40221 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
  • Location: Europe  >  Germany  >  North Rhine-Westphalia  >  Dusseldorf>  > Unterbilk
  • Neighbourhood: Unterbilk
  • Phone Number: +49 211 3006750

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?