The peach-colored building close to Gendarmenmarkt was once home of Rahel Varnhagen von Ense, a young revolutionary who invited artists, writers and scientists to conspiratorial meetings during the French Revolution. Important people still gather at VAU, but more because of the food, rather than for any secretive plots. Chef Kolja Kleeberg has won much critical acclaim with his contemporary international culinary creations. The decor, comprising of wooden floorboards, white walls and colorful modern paintings, is equally modern, yet somewhat inconspicuous.
- Open Hours: Monday to Saturday from 12:00 PM to 02:30 PM, Monday to Saturday from 07:00 PM to 10:30 PM
- Feature: Trendy
- Credit Cards Accepted: visa, mastercard
- Nearest Train: Hausvogteiplatz, Französische Straße