Book your tables today for Berkeley Restaurant Week, Jan. 17-31,'14 celebrating great dining citywide! Try new restaurants and true favorites with signature prix fixe lunch & dinner menus. Menus at Facebook/VisitBerkeley, find participating restaurants below.
Ajanta is an enchanting restaurant to experience sophisticated Indian dining. Offering creative dishes from all over India, the seasonally-changing menu includes gluten-free and vegan dishes, free range, hormone/antibiotic-free meats, sustainable seafood, organic chicken and vegetables. The elegant dining hall features Indian artwork inspired by the Ajanta caves. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $20 prix fixe lunch, $30 prix fixe dinner.
Located at the Berkeley Marina, the Bay Grille's waterfront location boasts panoramic views of the San Francisco cityscape and is the ideal setting for celebrations and intimate gatherings alike. The menu of coastal-inspired delectable small plate selections and unique specialty salads features great options sure to suit any taste. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $30 prix fixe dinner.
Located in the heart of Downtown Berkeley, Belli Osteria is a quaint and casual place to enjoy sumptuous dishes made with many local and seasonal ingredients. Our osteria began with the dream of creating a locale whose focus is not just Italian inspired dishes, but pastas and raviolis that are made artisanally and in-house. We take special pride in sourcing ingredients that are local, and whenever possible, organic. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $30 prix fixe dinner
Located within walking distance to the Downtown Berkeley Arts District and UC campus, Bistro Liaison serves traditional French cuisine in an authentic ambiance. Using only the freshest ingredients, the seasonal menu highlights traditional dishes such as Bouillabaise, Boeuf Bourguignon, Les Moules, vegetarian specialties and salads. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $20 prix fixe lunch, $30 prix fixe dinner.
Launched in November 2013, The Bleecker Bistro offers classic comfort cuisine for breakfast, lunch and dinner. From mouth watering breakfast burritos and bacon omelettes, to gourmet burgers and buttermilk fried chicken, Chef Jason Kwon offers a tremendous value for all his diners. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $15 prix fixe lunch, $20 prix fixe dinner
Voted “Best of the East Bay” 2013! Build is Downtown Berkeley's unique, hip & fun Pizzeria & Bar. Along with our gourmet wood-fired pizzas we’ve got great salads, special pastas, Italian small plates and an award winning Bar featuring 16 craft beers on tap, artisan cocktails and local wines. Great for groups & viewing sporting events. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $15 prix fixe lunch, $20 prix fixe dinner
Nestled in the heart of Downtown Berkeley, Cafe Clem mixes urban chic with the soothing warmth of Parisian cafes with its decor and wonderful terrace. Featuring homemade and local pastries, a great collection of delicious sandwiches, salads and organic local Coffees. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $15 prix fixe lunch
Located in the heart of the Fourth Street shopping area for the past seventeen years. Cafe Rouge has a full bar, meat market and full service restaurant featuring house made charcuterie, aged meat and an oyster bar. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $15 prix fixe lunch, $30 prix fixe dinner
Comal is a gathering place located in Berkeley’s bustling Arts District, just north of the Downtown Berkeley BART Station. The restaurant is housed in a single story building (circa 1927) and features a stunning secluded rear patio with a full bar, covered dining area and al fresco beer garden with fire pit. Executive Chef Matt Gandin, former chef de cuisine at San Francisco’s Delfina, creates earthy, modern interpretations of dishes from throughout Mexico, with emphasis on Oaxaca and neighboring coastal regions. We offer an “all-Mexican” list of craft cocktails, house-made sangritas paired with our curated collection of agave spirits, and a diverse selection of local beer and wine on tap. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $30 prix fixe dinner
The enlightening gourmet burger experience, accompanied by fresh, locally sourced ingredients, artisan recipes, American craft beer, classic cocktails and rock n’ roll. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $15 prix fixe lunch, $20 prix fixe dinner.
FIVE restaurant is a Modern American Bistro & Bar in Downtown Berkeley, featuring a menu of familiar favorites reinvented, served by friendly and knowledgeable staff in a comfortable, yet stylish setting. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $15 prix fixe lunch; $30 prix fixe dinner.
We believe that Berkeley deserves a great neighborhood place. We believe that great food can be accessible and affordable for everyone. We believe that you shouldn’t need a dictionary to understand the menu. We believe that our beers and cocktails are worth savoring responsibly. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $15 prix fixe lunch, $20 prix fixe dinner.
Gaumenkitzel Restaurant, Bier & Wine Bar offers seasonal home-style cooking Bay Area style, and baking. As a certified green business, we are dedicated to using only premium organic, sustainable, and local ingredients. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $20 prix fixe lunch, $20 prix fixe dinner.
Giovanni Restaurant was established in 1961 in Berkeley. This landmark restaurant serves delicious Southern Italian inspired home style dishes and specializes in house made pastas. Its beautiful atmosphere includes booth seating, an open fire pit in the dining room and murals that were painted in the late sixties of Italian landscapes and cafe scenes. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $30 prix fixe dinner
At iScream! we believe in using use the finest, freshest ingredients the seasons have to offer. We start with organic dairy products from Marin County’s Straus Creamery. Then we scour the farmer’s markets and gourmet specialty food suppliers for the tastiest fruits, nuts, chocolates and spices for flavoring our ice cream. Now serving lunch, too. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $15 prix fixe lunch for two, including two panini sandwiches and two single scoops of iScream ice cream.
Recently voted the #1 sushi restaurant in the East Bay by Zagat 2014, Joshuya Brasserie is a modern bistro and bar located in the heart of Berkeley's Telegraph Avenue. Executive Chef Jason Kwon offers two uniquely inspired menus. From the the Japanese bar, Chef Kwon offers an award winning Edo style sushi menu. From the Kitchen, he offers a fabulous tapas menu featuring inspired worldly cuisine with a Californian twist. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $30 prix fixe dinner
Julia's is a modern American restaurant influenced by French and Spanish culinary traditions. The inspiration at Julia’s begins with the bounty of seasonal produce and artisan products available to us in the Bay Area. With the beautiful atmosphere and refined service, Julia’s creates a memorable dining experience for our guests. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $20 prix fixe lunch, $30 prix fixe dinner
Established in 1982, "Cafe La Med" offers Mediterranean cuisine with a mix of Lebanese, Armenian, Greek & French influences. Savor authentic flavors from one of the most bountiful regions in all the world, where the spices are plentiful and the flavors are varied. Dish not to miss: Chicken Pomegranate, very popular with Cafe La Med's legion of patrons. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $15 prix fixe lunch, $30 prix fixe dinner (for two).
La Note is an authentic Provençal restaurant in the heart of downtown Berkeley. Traditional breakfast and lunch bistro fare are combined with rustic Provençal dinners in a warm and charming atmosphere. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $15 prix fixe lunch, $20 prix fixe dinner. Please note: weekend brunch at La Note is excluded from Berkeley Restaurant Week offer.
Here you'll find a world of extraordinary tastes waiting to be explored on draft including our year-round beers, rotating seasonals, as well as a few unique Pyramid offerings you won't find anywhere else. Enjoy a pint, explore a Pyramid Sampler, or order a growler of brewery fresh beer to go. Pair your brew with a tasty selection off of our full menu of classic brew house cuisine. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $20 prix fixe lunch, $20 prix fixe dinner
In Italian, Riva is the place where land and water meet, and that describes our regional cuisine quite perfectly. Our Emilia-Romagna inspired menu offers a selection of organic foods from nearby farms and waters. We hope to see you soon! Berkeley Restaurant Week Offer: $30 Prix Fixe Dinner
Skates on the Bay is a beautiful and historic waterfront gathering place for fresh seafood and unmatched views of the San Francisco Bay, offering lunch, brunch and dinner dining year-round. Originally opened in 1984 in the Berkeley Marina, the reimagined Skates on the Bay now boasts a modern and stunning decor, a new Raw Bar, elegant Private Dining Room and innovative local-driven menus. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $20 prix fixe lunch, $30 prix fixe dinner
Spenger's Fresh Fish Grotto is a tradition in Berkeley and the Bay Area. Try our classic lunch and dinner favorites and new seasonal entrees. Oysters on the half shell and jumbo prawn cocktails are a must! For land lovers we have delicious entrees for everyone's taste. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $30 prix fixe dinner
Sushi Ko Bar & Grill is known for its delightful staff and superb Japanese cuisine. Our menu features dishes made with only the freshest Hawaii fish & highest quality ingredients. We feature traditional Japanese fare, with everything from our signature sushi plates to our Donburi & Bentos. Berkeley Restaurant Week offer: $15 prix fixe lunch, $20 prix fixe dinner