The destruction of Stuttgarter Platz red light bars

The old red light district of Stuttgarter Platz is now a very chic upmarket place with barely a trace of its former naughty past left.

Chocolate night bar is now Antiquadrat bookshop



Hanky Panky and Mon Cheri (it was in the black bedrooms above these two clubs I lost my Berlin virginity) are now Medusa and Galander Cocktail Bar respectively

hanky panky

galander cocktail (1) galander cocktail (2) medusa medusa and galander

Some photos of Galander Cocktail Bar from their own website; this used to be Mon Cheri–the absolute heart of Berlin for me

galander (1) galander (2) galander (3) galander (4)

Starlight, and Night-Light is now Albert’s cocktail bar


albert's 2 albert's

Golden Gate and Blue Bananas is now Arena sports bar

golden gate


Only Sissi Bar and Monte Carlo kino bar remain (as well as Bon Bon further along the road)

sissi monte carlo


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