Café Jacques is a tad expensive, but it serves very nice French food. Most of the time I go for wine and some snacks. The owner is lovely; he’s a hilarious guy. He’s been here for several years—surprising, since not long ago there were very few shops in the area.
This story appeared in the July/August 2010 issue. See all of berlin-germany">Philippe Werhahn’s favorite places in the Neukölln neighborhood of Berlin.