Berkeley Sushi House 2521 Durant Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 Berkeley Sushi House, located on Durant Avenue, serves up more than 20 sushi rolls at a speedy pace, making it a quick…More pop-in and pop-out for the sushi lover on the go. There's an outdoor area just right for sitting outside and enjoying some spicy tuna in the sun.
Taste of the Himalayas 1700 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94709 Located in the heart of the Gourmet Ghetto, Taste of the Himalayas offers fine Nepalese and Indian cuisines at…More reasonable prices. Food can be made very spicy on demand. Decor is traditional, with elegantly carved wooden chairs.
Digs Bistro 1453 Dwight Way, Berkeley, CA94702 This little neighborhood bar and restaurant features New American cuisine. Popular menu favorites are Crimini Mushroom…More Soup, Braised Pot Roast with Spicy Sweet Potatoes and Flatbread with Grilled Pears and Blue Cheese. Weekly specials include Sunday night Soul Food and half-price wine on Thursdays.
The Oriental Restaurant 1782 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA94709 The Oriental Restaurant offers Chinese and Vietnamese cuisine, including chicken chow mein, Mongolian beef, wonton soup…More and BBQ chicken. Vegetarians enjoy offerings such as eggplant in soy sauce and crispy tofu in spicy ginger sauce. A menu with photos is on display to make ordering easier.
Temari 2215 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA94702 Temari is a Japanese restaurant open during the evenings. The sushi bar features Nigiri like Maguro, Hamachi, Tamago and…More Ebi, as well as Makimono like California Rolls, Spicy Tuna Rolls and Dragon Rolls. It also has dinner combination specials for customers to choose two items from beef and salmon teriyaki, chicken katsu, gyoza, tempura, tonkatsu and sashimi. Other items on the menu include noodle combination specials, edamame and mixed seaweed salad.
Popeye's Famous Fried Chicken 1755 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA94702 Popeye's offers fried chicken with a distinct Louisiana flavor. The restaurant has Bonafide Chicken, which is…More hand-battered and made fresh, as well as Louisiana tenders that come in three- and five-piece servings. Signature sides include red beans & rice, mashed potatoes with Cajun gravy, cole slaw and Cajun battered fries. Popeye's also offers special combos that come with a regular drink, a biscuit and a side. The chain even beat KFC in a recent nationwide taste test with its spicy and mild chicken.
Jack in the Box 2197 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA94702 This Jack in the Box has a full drive-thru that is open late every night of the week. The menu includes the Jumbo Jack,…More spicy chicken sandwich, Ultimate Cheeseburger and crispy chicken strips. It also serves steak teriyaki bowls, chicken fajita pitas and pastrami grilled sandwiches if you're looking for something a little different. Please note that restrooms are for customers only and you will need to get a token from the front counter in order to use them.
Church's Chicken 1200 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA94706 Church's Chicken offers some of the tastiest fried chicken you will find in Berkeley. They have chicken breasts, thighs…More and wings in original and spicy flavors, as well as chicken sandwiches, boneless wings and tender strips. They also serve classic sides like honey-butter biscuits, jalapeno peppers, mashed potatoes with gravy, and corn-on-the-cob. This location has a drive-thru which you can use if you'd like to stay in your car and take your meal home.
Marc 49 2985 College Ave, Berkeley, CA94705 Marc 49 is a friendly restaurant and wine bar that offers small plates and fine dining. Their menu includes fresh…More oysters, bruschetta, mixed olive plates and tiger prawn kabobs. They also have a wide range of special paninis like the Telegraph, which includes chicken breast, spinach and Fontina cheese with a spicy chipotle aioli. In addition, Marc 49 has numerous quality wines like Les Jamelles, Rock Wall, and Joseph Faivley. They also ask that their customers not split checks more than two ways.
Manpuku 2977 College Ave, Berkeley, CA94705 Manpuku has a full sushi bar and plenty of indoor seating. The menu includes a wide selection of fresh nigiri, including…More maguro, hamachi, saba, and tamago. They also have rolls like tekka maki, spicy tuna maki, and the deep fried California roll. In addition, they have specialties such as the Rainbow Roll (sliced raw fish over California roll) and the Spider Roll (which contains fried soft shell crab). Vegetarian dishes at the restaurant include miso soup and green salad.
Plearn Thai Restaurant 1923 University Ave, Berkeley, CA94704 Plearn Thai Restaurant offers authentic cuisine that ranges in flavor from mild to very spicy. Their lunch menu includes…More numerous rice plates and noodle dishes, including Pad Thai and Kao-Mok-Gai. Dinner options include Kang-Keow-Wan, Peak-Kai, and Wok-Fried Pat-Puk. It also has soups and salads, and many of the items can be made vegetarian upon request. Please note that delivery is limited to the surrounding area and must be at least $25 worth of food.
La Bayou Cajun & Creole Cafe 3278 Adeline St, Berkeley, CA94703 With a huge menu boasting items both exotic and familiar, La Bayou Cajun & Creole Cafe on Adeline Street offers…More dinner and lunch selections for all size appetites. Featuring traditional Cajun fare like jambalaya and fried fish po'boys, the cafe also serves up less-spicy California-style items like fillet of sole and super burritos. The restaurant has a cozy dining room and is available to cater large events.
Genki Japanese Restaurant 1610 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA94702 Genki Japanese Restaurant has a full sushi bar and many different appetizers to choose from. You can start your meal…More with some edamame, soft shell crab or deep fried calamari. You can then choose from Makimono like California Rolls, Spicy Tuna Rolls, Avocado Rolls and Genki Rolls. The restaurant also serves beef teriyaki, vegetable tempura or chicken curry dinner and lunch combinations, which are served with miso soup, salad, white rice and fruit.
Vik's has come a long way since the days when it was housed in a corner of a warehouse not far from it's current…More location. The new home for Vik's restaurant is a celebration of its roots -- a reworking of another old warehouse space in the West Berkeley neighborhood. The colors of the new building alert you to the spicy scent of cardamon, coriander, saffron and cumin before you even enter the building. Inside, the high walls, painted blue and gold, give way to a vast skylight providing natural light to the interiors. Walls are covered with natural fiber insulation to keep the noise level down, which has only moderate success as this restaurant can serve up to 2000 people a day. The tables and ordering counters are all covered in stainless steel giving the place a clean, modern look.
The adjacent retail store sells all sorts of packaged Indian food, from frozen meals to bags of fresh spices and various cooking ingredients.