Frausto's Mexican Food Restaurant 2504 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 This family-owned and -operated restaurant is decorated with authentic Mexican statues and pictures on the walls inside.…More Chips and salsa are available to every diner. Vegetarian options are available. Food is traditional, from burritos to chile relleno.
Pancho's 2521 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 Pancho's is Mexican restaurant on Durant Avenue that serves traditional Mexican American fare -- tacos, burritos and…More more. The staff here pride themselves on being quick while not skipping out on quality.
Chipotle Mexican Grill 2311 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 Chipotle Mexican Grill is a popular spot for gourmet burritos as well as crispy and soft tacos, salads and chips and…More guacamole. The chain has locations all over the US, Canada and the UK. Management focuses on finding sustainable food sources that are nutritious and good for the environment.
Mario's La Fiesta Mexican Restaurant 2506 Haste St, Berkeley, CA94704 Since 1959, Mario and Rosalinda Tejada have run Mario's, making it one of Berkeley's -- if not the Bay Area's -- oldest…More Mexican restaurants. Mario's serves authentic Mexican in a family- and student-friendly environment. Its menu features classic dishes, from tacos to enchiladas to tostadas, and the restaurant also has about a dozen dinner combinations, as well as deals on large party take-out orders (for college events, etc.). The main dining room of Mario's is open and airy, while the backyard also has a small dining area. Beer and wine are served, and the Cal1 card is honored.
Celia's Mexican Restaurant 1841 Euclid Ave, Berkeley, CA94709 Located in North Berkeley's main shopping district, one block north of the UC Berkeley campus, this restaurant serves…More homestyle Mexican specialties. Menu items here include tamales and guacamole. It also offers a full bar, and the house Margarita mix is prepared fresh daily. A friendly staff serves free appetizers here during happy hour, on weekdays.
BB's Restaurant 2987 Sacramento St, Berkeley, CA94702 Located near the corner of Ashby Avenue and Sacramento Street, BB's Restaurant specializes in Mexican fare. This small…More restaurant handles mostly take-out orders, but tables are available for diners who prefer to eat in. In addition to the popular burritos and tortas, a selection of soulfood, hamburgers and breakfast items is also available.
Tacubaya is a vibrant and casual taqueria located in the Market Hall at Berkeley's Fourth Street shopping districWith…More high ceilings and strong interior colors reminiscent of a Frida Kahlo painting, Tacubaya is a stimulating place to eat freshly made and authentic Mexican cuisine. The food is prepared from scratch everyday, including handmade tortillas and complex traditional mole. The restaurant serves handmade aguas frescas, Mexican sodas, beer and wine.</p>
Taqueria Talavera 1561 Solano Ave, Berkeley, CA94707 Talavera is situated in a corner building at the intersection of Solano and Peralta Avenues, right next door to a…More perfect little pocket park. This Mexican restaurant features a lively interior with brightly painted walls, murals and lots of colorful Mexican tile and Western-themed lighting. The food is a step above most local taquerias and features an extensive menu. There is table and bar seating in the spacious, double-height space.
El Sombrero Taqueria 2101 University Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 Who'd have thought the best Indian restaurant in Berkeley would be at a restaurant that calls itself a taqueria? And…More yet, according to some loyal patrons who advise that if you eat here, you needn't bother with travelling to India for authentic cuisine, El Sombrero is the best Indian food in the Bay Area. This restaurant is owned by a married couple who dreamed of one day running a restaurant and are now co-chefs of El Sombrero, which serves Halal Indian, Pakistani and Mexican food at affordable prices.
Casa Bernal Taqueria 2122 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 Casa Bernal Taqueria is a family-owned and operated restaurant that serves affordable Mexican-style cuisine made of…More organically grown ingredients. It is located on Shattuck Avenue between Center Street and Addison Street.
Nina's Cafe 2703 7th St, Berkeley, CA94710 Nina's Cafe is a small two room cafe and restaurant specializing in a wide range of homemade cuisine and baked goods.…More Nina herself says, "What I eat, I serve!" She combines Italian, Mexican, American and curry-based styles. Shaded outdoor seating is available along 7th Street.
After selling cuisine at Berkeley farmer's markets since 2011, Flacos opened its own restaurant in March of 2010. The…More cozy Adeline St. location features Flacos' trademark fare: authentic vegan Mexican food.</p>
<p>Vegans can stop in to enjoys such decadent Mexican favorites as enchiladas made with vegan cheese and frijoles negros, all made in house using no animal products or GMOs. The eatery goes one step further in helping to save the environment by using all biodegradable packaging for to-go items.</p>
<p>Ask about 10% discounts for veterans and seniors 58 and older, and about Flacos' offer of a free birthday meal (all with proof of ID).</p>
La Mission Taqueria 1255 University Ave, Berkeley, CA94702 La Mission Taqueria specializes in serving Mexican-style cuisine. Its lunch and dinner menus includes baja fish tacos,…More mole poblano and gourmet burritos.
Cactus Taqueria 1881 Solano Ave, Berkeley, CA94707 Cactus Taqueria is a lively, family-friendly Mexican restaurant known for the fresh quality of its food, traditional…More flavors and its dedication to sustainability practices Everything at Cactus Taqueria is made from scratch, with no artificial ingredients or fillers. The restaurant features brightly painted walls and booths, concrete floors and an open line style kitchen that allows customers to see their meals being made.
Gomnaru Restaurant 2505 Hearst Ave, Berkeley, CA94709 Large portions and inexpensive prices make this Korean Barbecue restaurant an attractive choice to people near the north…More campus of UC Berkeley. Located at the very back of the Hearst Food Court, Gomnaru serves both standard Korean fare and fusion styles incorporating Korean, Mexican and American ingredients. Snug and comfortable with wall-length murals, thatch overhangs and a television, Gomnaru is open daily.
Picoso 1511 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94709 This high-end taqueria rests inside the back of the Epicurious Garden on Shattuck. From homemade horchata to freshly…More made burritos and platters, this little takeout restaurant has a wide range of authentic Mexican food with a California flair. Outside seating is available, or get your meal fast to take home and enjoy in the comfort of your own space.
Taqueria La Familia 2971 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94705 Taqueria La Familia specializes in back-to-basics Mexican and South American cuisine. Standards like enchiladas,…More burritos, tacos, and quesadillas are available, as well as more site-specific inventions such as "Mole Pablano," a grilled chicken dish served in Mole sauce, and "Carne Asada Tampiquenia," grilled steak with chiles. Located on Shattuck Avenue, towards Oakland (South Berkeley), Taqueria La Familia is a great restaurant for a quick, casual lunch or dinner.
Cancun 2134 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA94704 This clean and friendly neighborhood taqueria specializes in Mexican cuisine. The salsa bar features more than 40…More different salsa recipes. Popular menu items include grilled chicken with mole sauce and a grilled vegetable burrito. The restaurant is located in Downtown Berkeley, one half block west of the UC Berkeley campus.
Juan's Place 941 Carleton St, Berkeley, CA94710 Open since 1972, Juan's Place is a local favorite, serving authentic Mexican food to a loyal customer base. Its spacious…More dining room is ideal for large gatherings, while its bar area is more cozy and intimate. This family-run business is a sit-down restaurant, not your stop-and-go burrito shop. Still, the setting is informal enough for a quick lunch and a drink. Favorite dishes include the steak fajitas and the enchiladas with green sauce.
Razan's Organic Kitchen 2119 Kittredge St, Berkeley, CA94704 Razan's Organic Kitchen is committed to organic food. Razan's supports local, sustainable agriculture. Every ingredient…More in every dish is strictly organic, and all meats and fish are free-range. Freshly squeezed juices compliment the menu of Mexican standards and Middle Eastern favorites. In 2001, Razan's earned the title of "Best All-Organic Restaurant" by East Bay Express: Best of the East Bay.
La Burrita 1832 Euclid Ave, Berkeley, CA94709 This neighborhood taqueria features traditional Mexican fast-food dishes like burritos, quesadillas, nachos and…More tostadas. The menu also offers quite a few vegan and vegetarian selections. Outside seating is available. La Burrita is located one block from the UC Berkeley campus, in the heart of North Berkeley's shopping district.
Cafe Durant 2517 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 Cafe Durant is located on Durant Avenue in Berkeley. It has been serving Berkeley since the 1980s, recently having…More upgraded its outdoor seating. At Cafe Durant, you can sit down for breakfast, lunch and dinner and provide American favorites as well as Mexican food. It also has a happy hour and free Wi-Fi. This place is great whether it's just you and your computer or a large group of friends.
La Palmita Cafe 1335 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA94702 La Palmita Café is a family-owned restaurant that serves Mexican food at amazing prices. It boasts a super…More burrito that comes full of rice, beans, chicken, sour cream, guacamole and plenty of cheese. It also offers enchiladas, flautas, tostadas, chips and salsa and other traditional fare. Drinks include agua fresca and several different types of cold soda. There is even an outdoor courtyard behind the restaurant that you can enjoy if the weather permits.
K.P. Deli 2012 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 This deli stocks a large selection of imported beers and grocery items, as well as international calling cards,…More cigarettes, gelato, chocolates and beverages. The facility also houses the Food Mart, which includes a Blimpie sandwich shop, an Indian restaurant and a Mexican eatery.
Herbivore The Earthly Grill 2451 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 One of three Bay Area locations, Herbivore serves vegan food in a variety of cuisines. The restaurant's menu (breakfast,…More lunch and dinner) features items like the "grilled tempeh sandwich" and "char-broiled portabello mushroom sandwich," while dishes from Mediterranean, Mexican, Italian, Thai and other Asian cuisines are also offered. Located in downtown Berkeley's Fine Arts Building, Herbivore's atmosphere is appropriate for both a casual lunch and a slightly less casual dinner.
Gordo Taqueria 2989 College Ave, Berkeley, CA94705 Gordo Taqueria offers delicious Mexican food and friendly service to tits customers. The menu includes chicken and beef…More tacos, quesadillas, burritos and chips with salsa. It also has the Super Burrito, which you can get with chicken, carnitas, beef, chile verde or beans and cheese. The Food Network declared it one of the city's top burritos, and the website http://burritorobot.com named it the second-best burrito in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Sconehenge Bakery & Cafe 2787 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94705 Sconehenge Bakery & Cafe is the eat-in cafe for a local purveyor of packaged scones. The smell of fresh scones…More greets every customer who walks through the door. For the hungrier among your party, Mexican and American breakfast food items are available, from Huevos Rancheros to Blueberry Pancakes.
Chipotle Mexican Grill 1050 Gilman St, Berkeley, CA94710 The Chipotle chain of restaurants may have started in Denver, Colorado, but this location next door to REI in West…More Berkeley seems like a perfect fit. With a commitment both to healthy food and sustainable design, Chipotle sets a relatively (for fast food) high standard with its decision to serve naturally raised beef, chicken and pork, and its commitment to LEED certified buildings. The restaurant serves burritos, crispy and soft tacos, burrito salads and chips and quacamole. Everything is freshly made right before your eyes via a very efficient line crew. There is ample indoor, casual styled seating as well as a few outdoor tables and chairs facing the parking lot and the neighboring Walgreens.
Vino! 1786 4th St, Berkeley, CA94710 Located next door to the Mexican restaurant, Tacubaya, Vino! is a small wine shop that boasts the motto, "Helping you…More drink better wine for less!" The store sells reasonably priced wines from all over the world and offers specials including wine for the week, a selection of seven bottles at select prices. The selection is not vast, but it is a good place to find good and unusual wines that won't break the bank.