The Schönhauser Allee, which is considered the Boulevard of the North, is the largest shopping street in the district of Prenzlauer Berg. After the buildings in the area were left to decay, renovation projects began after the fall of the Berlin wall and the district started to get a popular shopping and nightlife area.
Located at the Metro Station Schönhauser Allee, the shopping mall “Schönhauser Allee Arcaden” is the only one in this street. Towards the Metro Station Eberswalder Straße many small shops have settled with diverse offerings.
At Metro Station Eberswalder Strasse/corner Danziger Straße, the Kastanienallee begins which is popular among both tourists and residents. They can find Designershops, Galleries, Fashion boutiques and Secondhand-Shops.
The restaurants along Kastanienallee and the adjacent side streets serve culinary delights from all over the world, from German cuisine on Spanish tapas to French, Mexican and Asian specialties.
Great popularity has gained the Konnopke Food booth where they sell since GDR Times their famous Currywurst. It is located under the Metro Station Eberswalder Straße only 100 m from Hotel Zarenhof Prenzlauer Berg away.