Happy Valentine's Day, dear Berlin Business Owners! In November 2014 the guests at the eat&STYLE had the chance to write a love letter to their favorite local restaurant, bar, ice cream parlor or dentist. The Berlin Yelp Elite team promised to deliver them in person - and that´s what we did within the past weeks: delivering 99 lovely decorated #yelpcupid hymns to the best Karaoke bar, the best Tonic water, the best looking waiter or just the coffee shop around the corner who makes every start into a new day a good one! Congrats to all the loved ones - keep up the good job and enjoy the well deserved Yelp love!
Reach out to all the happy faces here!
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The first Hamburg Elite event started on the 15th of January in the Hamburg Speicherstadt. It was the first Elite event ever, for some Elites a big WOW and a happy get together with the other Yelpers.
The Grillfino guys invited us for a special Burner tasting, not Burger! They opened exclusivly in the evening and presented us their fresh and tasty food. Steak and Chicken grilled on a lava-grill and combined with fresh ingredients. The Yelp crowed were so enthusiastic. It was a awesome taste. Cold beer brewed by Von Freude and homemade cupecakes from Jay supplemented the special dinner at the Markethall.
Read all the great reviews of these event here and see all the fantastic and delicious photos on the Flickr page.
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On January 16 the Berlin Yelp Elites were invited to THE ESSENTIAL SURVIVAL GUIDE to fully enjoy Berlin: How to become a REAL Berliner in one hour? was the question of the night. At the Spielbank Berlin Comedian Karsten Kaie took us through 10 lessons from shopping to taking a cab , from dating to finding an apartment - Berlin style! Dear Karsten Kaie, thanx for the most hilarious lesson we were ever taught - highly recommended to everybody who is toying with the idea of moving to, already living in or just in love with the best city in the world: Berlin!
More details on the show and this special night you´ll find in the reviews
of the Yelp Elites and their pictures. The header pic is taken by Thomas K
- thanx so much!
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On Thursday night, a handful of Yelp Elites from Hannover met to celebrate the last event before the end of the year by visiting the Christmas markets in the city of Hannover. Each Elite received some special and personalised gifts and we explored the markets together. We drank Glühwein and Glögi, ate salmon and reindeer rolls.
The activities included some special games and some of us made their own candles. Overall it was an eventful night and the Elite squat 2014 is looking forward to many new additions in 2015! All reviews can be found here
and and the pictures on our Flickr
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On a brutally cold October night, Nurembergs Elites braved the weather to arrive at their first ever Elite Event! The evening took place in the lovely Shashamane-Reggaebar which in contrast to its name is actually an amazing aethiopian restaurant! The Yelpers learnt how to eat without cutlery and got to try all sorts of different delicacies from the Region around Shashamane, ever tried spicy goat? You should…
You can read the reviews and see the pictures here. Who needs knives & forks anyway?
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On Wednesday night, around twenty Yelpers from Hanover met for the first official Yelp event to be introduced to the new Community Manager Lina O. The celebrations were hosted by Efendi Bey, a Turkish confectioner that serves amazing cake and biscuits but also cooked food. Newbies and long-time yelpers met offline for the first time and are now excited to kick-start the Hanover Yelp Community.
The Yelpers tried all sorts of treats and were rewarded with a beautiful and delicious Yelp cake. All reviews can be found here and the great photos can be found on Flickr.
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On October the 23rd the Berlin Yelp Elite had the pleasure to dive into the world of coffee at the legendary micro roastery Andraschko in Berlin-Tempelhof! Elisabeth and Willi Andraschko, the Viennese founders, knew how to make us fall in love with their blends forever - be it the espresso or the cappuccino, made by barista Sebastian: From Raosting to Barista Art, we were given the whole package so that from beginner to coffee nerds got their question answered.
Dear Andraschko & Team, thank you so much for sharing your love for the real, for the good coffee
You dont believe me? Check with the reviews and have a look at those pictures!
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Friday the 26th - a day like any other? Definitely not! Nuremberg finally got to meet its new Community Manager Mike D. Yelpers and those who were interested in getting to know Yelp more came together at the fantastic Irish Pub O’Sheas, to celebrate the kickoff of Nuremberg’s Yelp community. There was beer, more beer, cupcakes and a great vibe, and for many people it was a chance to meet each other “offline” for the first time.
A cool beer and a great conversation are definitely the best way to dive into the world of Yelp!
And of course there are pictures and great reviews to check out! And remember… Nuremberg, this was just the beginning!
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WTF is Okonomiyaki? On July 28th 2014 the Berlin Yelp Elite Team was invited to dive into a regional Japanese dish and celebrate the art of Okonomiyaki, a Japanese cabbage pancake from Osaka that just arrived on Berlins platter! The team of the Hanage - Japanese Cuisine restaurant shared their love for and the recipes of Okonomiyaki with the Berlin Yelp Elites and let them create some Berlin versions!
Check out the reviews and pictures (mostly taken by Thomas K / visumate) of this exotic yet yummy journey!
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Last weekend the Berlin Yelp Elites were taken on a mostly but not only culinary trip to Peru by restaurant Serrano. Enrique Servan and his team let them experience the diverse taste of Peru in ten courses and a ceviche workshop! In addition to that plenty of entertaining information about the country, its culture, music and tradition was given.
Check out the reviews and pictures (made by Thomas K / visumate) of this amazing journey!
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On Wednesday, the 19th of March 2014 we celebrated the first ever elite event in Düsseldorf at the exclusive Monkey's Room. About 60 Yelpers and sponsors were invited to enjoy a superb italian buffet and great drinks from »W« Wodqa, Soul Soda, Weingut Thiesen and San Pellegrino while listening to live music and to a DJ later. Check out the reviews and the photos of the night.
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