Dinner and cocktails at Solar, Berlin

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On the plane from London to Berlin I asked the woman in the seat next to recommend a nice bar in to me, and thanks to her Emma and I ended up in this fabulous restaurant and sky lounge in Kreuzberg.

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The restaurant was really nice and although we had booked a late table (that was all that s available) they could fit us in around 7.30pm, which was great as we were already starving.

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After ordering prosecco we received this lovely bread basket with thick still warm slices of dark and white bread, a grassy olive oil and a sweet potato crème.

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Emma loved her cod with chickpeas, leek, pickled lemons and smoked fish broth and a side of creamed spinach.

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I had fregola pasta, which I’ve never had before. It’s little pearls of pasta from Sicily that looks very much like giant couscous but is a little chewier. It was prepared like a risotto and was served with coppa ham, salted almond’s, olives, lamb’s lettuce and soft goat’s cheese. Delicious!

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After dinner we walked up to the sky bar with great views over the city and had cocktails and prosecco.

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Solar, Stresemanstrasse 76, 109 63 Berlin, Germany 

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