Gourmet experience in a former prison

In the historic walls of a former women’s prison now shines Lovis, a special restaurant that masterfully conjures up fine gourmet dishes from regional and seasonal ingredients. Here, carefully selected ingredients are processed to create taste experiences that delight the senses in a special way.

The Art of Contemporary German Cuisine

The cuisine at Lovis Restaurant impresses with contemporary German culinary art. Chef Sophia Rudolph and her team reinterpret traditional dishes and bring to life a hidden place surrounded by lush gardens. The talented chefs know how to combine traditional German flavors with modern culinary techniques. This results in dishes that are not only visually appealing, but also take the palate on an unforgettable journey.



A classic Lovis menu combines ingredients like sourdough bread, beet and egg yolk with accents of shiitake, tamarind and beurre blanc. You can choose between the 4-course and 6-course menu. Each is accompanied by an exclusive selected beverage accompaniment upon request.



Those who don’t eat meat will still get their money’s worth at Lovis: the team is happy to “veganize” the vegetarian menu, and also takes care of other intolerances.

Seasonal and regional products of the highest quality

The Lovis putst every dish carefully, to use the best ingredients of each season. The ensures not only fresh flavors, but also sustainability.: Fish and meat come from Germany or Europea. Have good quality products atm kitchen team highest priority. Mostly stand a matured German Entrecôte and other meat dishes on the menu

Where history and elegance unite

In addition to outstanding cuisine, Lovis also offers an inviting and thoughtful ambiance. The restaurant is the ideal place for romantic evenings for two, celebrations or business lunches.



And this despite its history: because the restaurant is located in the walls of a former women’s prison, which charges the place historically and provides additional excitement.



Design elements are reflected both in the premises and on the plates. The view into the inner courtyard opens up a green oasis with all kinds of plants that come into their own perfectly next to the red brick building and make you forget the hustle and bustle of Kantstraße for a moment.

An evening at the Lovis bar

Essenzen für außergewöhnliche Cocktails im Lovis.

The Lovis leads also a well-stocked bar with unique drinks, the you can enjoy relaxed. So you can dto end an evening after an extraordinary dinner or just stop by for a drink.

All info about the Lovis at a glance



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The restaurant in 3 words:

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Our recommendation:

The full program, that is 6-course menu with beverage accompaniment

Suitable for:

People in search of new pleasures in specialr atmosphere

Price range:


Opening hours:

Tuesday – Saturday 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm


Kantstraße 79, 10627 Berlin

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