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Trattoria La Siciliana

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2993 College Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705-2215
+1 510-704-1474
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“bread” (15 reviews)
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2993 College Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705-2215
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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
Reviewed 14 October 2016

What a great find in Italian food. Our friends took us here and really nice staff. The service was great and one of the best meals in a very cute place.

Thank kappy26
Reviewed 6 October 2016

I lived in Berkeley for 15 years and this was my favorite place and my go to place. I used to go there almost every night. I know the D'Alo family and the restaurant very well. This restaurant is on College Avenue (Elmwood Section) and...More

1  Thank Brooklynexpat65
Reviewed 15 September 2016

My family drove from Sacramento to eat here. Awesome bread and garlic oil dip.Love the calamari, The pesto was great and fresh as was all the sauces. They offer and amazing antipasto selection. House cab was really nice. Cant wait to go back. Ben fatto!

Thank Jode B
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Had been meaning to come here for a long time and boy am I glad I finally did!! Although small and a bit warm, it felt so authentic and cozy from the moment I arrived. Service was a bit sporadic but both our server and...More

Thank ebk16
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We arrived a few minutes before closing but felt immediately at Home. We just wanted a main course and desserts. We had a delicious dip laced with herbs and garlic to accompany some warmed bread. Main courses were spaghetti and tomato sauce and clams and...More

Thank Dippy1951
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed dinner there on a Sunday night. Good was great. Enjoyed watching owners young children ask how our meals were and help out before they set down to their own dinner. Highly recommend.

Thank Kristi B
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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.
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
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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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