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Trattoria La Siciliana

) #35 of 562 Restaurants in Berkeley ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Italian
2993 College Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705-2215
+1 510-704-1474
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Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“penne al” (6 reviews)
“antipasti” (8 reviews)
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2993 College Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705-2215
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1 - 10 of 142 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We heard great things about this charming family-run restaurant. Our experience wasn't stellar. Multiple waiters tried to upsell us on family-style portions, which we continually declined because we like variety. We waited over an hour for our food (there were only four of us.) The...More

Thank Suzanne L
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Not too pleased to have to wait over 30 minutes for our table that had been pre-booked. However, enjoyed the food.

Thank Cliveocr
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Siblings and Dad wanted to have a family dinner last week before everyone headed home and this was recommended to me by a sister of a coworker. Our waiter was very knowledgeable and made some great recommendations for our family style meal order. From the...More

1  Thank Sametta G
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Five of us walked in at almost 9:00 after a reading at Mrs. Dalloway's bookstore. Mostly everyone thought their food was very good. I had the cracked crab appetizer - yum! - and the penne alla Norma, which I liked very much. If there is...More

Thank NMTaosena
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Trattoria is an easy 15 minute walk from the Claremont, where we were staying. It is very popular and because the rooms are narrow, feels crowded and is noisy. The kitchen is small and on view; those chefs are working hard. The food was excellent;...More

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 22 March 2017

We were able to get a reservation on a busy night, but the servers acted rushed and overwhelmed. We ordered "family style", their recommendation to order shared dishes so that the service would be faster. It wasn't a bad idea in that we were able...More

Thank Kerry B
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Amazing italian restaurant. Food is delicious! The penne alla norma are a must. Generous portions (family style), so I'd recommend to enjoy the visit with friends and take the chance to try as many different dishes as possible. Very friendly owner. Whenever I come back...More

Thank RoMaurino
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

This romantic hideaway near the Berkeley campus is always crowded for good reasons: great food and warm hospitality! My wife had the whole Dungeness Crab appetizer as her entree and I had the mushroom ravioli. The crab was served with a lemon, butter and garlic...More

Thank dwisland
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

My favourite restaurant in Bay Area. If you are in SFO you have to go there even is little bit far(Berkeley). Food is so good and you can have "family dish".

Thank 78ant
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I was here on Tuesday night. My friend and I had a table upstairs as it was warmer there. Oh, this is at least the 5th time I've been there. I keep coming back for the incredibly awesome, authentic food. Real noodles, real Sicilian food....More

Thank suz b
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libraeyes
22 October 2015|
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Response from TheIndulgentTraveler | Reviewed this property |
We made a reservation on their website and were seated immediately. They also only took cash when we visited this summer.
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martinhutner
23 January 2015|
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Response from Randy E | Reviewed this property |
we used Visa
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2993 College Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705-2215
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-704-1474
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