1. What are your three favourite insider tips of your city? These could be a restaurant, museum, exhibition, special place or view, artist, shop etc.

  2. What is your favourite song at the moment?

  3. What is your favourite book at the moment?

* The restaurant “Rosa Lisbert“ in the Arminiusmarkthalle in Moabit, amazing Alsatian food from Tarte Flambee to a four-course menu, 10551 Berlin.

* The bar “Buck and Breck“ serves great cocktails. Brunnenstraße 177, 10119 Berlin.

* In Berlin-Lichtenberg, in the Dong Xuan Center, there is a wonderful Vietnamese market. Herzbergstraße 128 – 139, 10365 Berlin.

Recently, I went to a concert of the band “London Grammar“. It was sensational!

I really like to read books but do not have enough time unfortunately. Reading the newspaper “Die ZEIT is my regular ritual!

Michael Kempf is Chef de Cuisine at the gourmet restaurant FACIL in Berlin, awarded with two Michelin Stars. Born in 1977, he learned his trade from scratch. Even as a youngster he had already decided “to become a cook”. He turned this urge into his profession and perfected his culinary talents in numerous star restaurants, such as the Wald- and Schlosshotel Friedrichsruhe (Lothar Eiermann), Restaurant Fischerzunft Schaffhausen, Switzerland (André Jaeger) and more recently at Restaurant Dieter Mueller.