On the 25th and the 26th of December we are offering our special Christmas Brunch!  Experience traditional German specialties with a special vegan twist; all info under +49 30 5300 500

The restaurant will be closed for renovation from the 2. of January till the 15. of January. Our next Sunday Brunch in the new year will be on the 4. of February, you can reserve the table here! 


Amaranth’s vegan cuisine

is constantly in search for new tastes. We explore recipes to please your body, enchant your soul and boost your mind. Our restaurant is certified “Bio” and is located directly on the River Spree in Berlin.

At Amaranth we only choose the best ingredients to produce delicious and healthy vegan dishes. We use 100% organic local ingredients – including many herbs we grow ourselves -, and we practice an ethical & renewable consumption.Gift Vouchers Amaranth Vegan

Opening Hours:
In Summer: 12:00-22:00pm
In Winter: 12:00-21:00pm
For reservations:

Book a table online

Opening hours:

In Summer: 12:00-22:00pm
In Winter: 12:00-21:00pm

Booking by phone: 0305300500

Book a table online

The Menu


Carrot – pumpkin soup
With oat cream, turmeric, and ginger

Chips & Dips
Sanddorn & dried tomato dip, roasted pepper, berry and walnut dip, and beetroot-apple-horseradish dip

Vegan cheese plate
Homemade aged cheese from seeds and nuts with raw crackers and fruit

Homemade with salad and raw crackers, yogurt and hummus

from 4.50€

  • Sauerkraut
  • French fries with aioli
  • Kimchi, in chili paste fermented Korean cabbage
  • Steamed green, seasonal vegetables
  • “Probiotic Salad” fermented vegetables with fresh sprouts, raw bread and probiotic dressing


For the Gourmet, from 13 Euro

  • Spelt Pizza with olives, mushrooms, nut-cheese, rocket, pesto and smoked tofu
  • Tagliatelle with Rocket, sun dried tomatoes, tempeh, dulse and chlorella, or with with white wine cream sauce, mushrooms, and smoked tofu.
  • Raw Zucchini Pasta, with pesto, olives, hemp seeds, and cashew cheese 
  • Homemade seitan Schnitzel, with potato salad and house made apple sauce

For the Burger Fan: 12 Euro

  • Essentis Seitan Burger, homemade seitan patty with caramelized onions, sundried tomatoes, pickles, lettuce, berries & chili sauce, and mayonnaise
  • Portobello Burger, two portobello mushrooms with lettuce, cashew cheese, sundried tomatoes, pesto, pickles, and alfalfa sprouts

Burgers are served with French fries, salad and tomato-sauce

from 7 Euro

  • Vegan Ice Crea: Strawberry (soya) | Raspberry (soya) | Mirabelle Sorbet | Vanilla (soya) | Dark Chocolate (soya) | Coconut (soya and nuts) | Peanut (soya and nuts) | Mango (soya)
  • Nut Sundae: Peanut | Coconut | Vanilla | Caramel Sauce | Grated Nuts
  • Raw Cakes: Please contact our service team for the latest cakes

The Restaurant

Buffet & Brunch

Our Vegan Kitchen is open everyday for lunch and dinner, and every first Sunday in the month we are serving a delicious Vegan Brunch from 11.00 to 14.00.

For the seminar’s participants, we propose a buffet with warm dishes including at least two green specialities along with a large variety of salads and homemade cakes.
We regularly host group bookings and events ranging from Wedding Celebrations to Business Meetings in our winter garden and on our terrace overlooking the Spree.


Amaranth’s vegan kitchen is Essentis Biohotel’s restaurant – a Solar Powered Organic Hotel with a big focus on Health and Conciousness.

Essentis is located between the River Spree and Berlin’s largest forest – Wuhlheide. The hotel itself comprises of 60 guest rooms and 6 Multiunction Rooms (including a Yoga & Meditation room) enabling Essentis to regularly host workshops and seminars.

High-quality food in a beautiful environment will make your gathering memorable.


Our cooks enjoy simple cuisine using high qualitative ingredients. Inspired by gastronomy from all over the world, we have a passion for transforming existing recipes into new creations, keeping the ingredients as pure as possible to preserve their natural properties.

Breakfast: We serve our vegetarian breakfast from Monday to Friday from 6:30 to 10:00, and during the weekends, from 7:30 to 10:30.

Essentis bio-seminarhotel an der spree GMBH | Weiskopffstr. 16/17 | 12459 Berlin  |  Tobias Grimm
Soweit nicht anders vermerkt, stammen alle Produkte aus kontrolliert biologischem Anbau.