Updated: 1 July 2019
Of course you should not go crazy and of course you should continue to explain the way to a club to others. Often the instinct tells you when something is wrong, e.g. the way to a Hardcore Leather Club is asked, but the questioners don't look like this scene at all. Or when someone at the next table doesn't order anything and people don't look as if they are staying longer or involve the waiter in conversations.
A bit more cautious than usual you should only be - as in every big city - when you are no sober any more. Then you could overestimate yourself and underestimate pickpockets: Most incidents happen at night, often directly at the exit of the pubs or clubs. At night, often directly at the exit of the pubs or clubs. Also, if a companion is offered at home or in the hotel, one should consider this well then.
If something should happen:
Enough of Mum's good advice:
Enjoy Berlin, enjoy the neighborhood, enjoy the scene!
KiezCare Neighbors group