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Bongo Burger

2154 Ctr St, Berkeley, CA 94704-1304
+1 510-548-7700
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good47%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“falafel” (4 reviews)
“burger” (29 reviews)
“fries” (10 reviews)
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2154 Ctr St, Berkeley, CA 94704-1304
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1 - 10 of 36 reviews

Reviewed 13 April 2017

Nothing particularly special about Bongo Burger. The french fries are good and burgers are made fresh, but it is pretty standard.

Thank lakitalki
Reviewed 26 January 2017

My ex-wife and I used to eat there weekly [ I was divorced in 1978 ] i happened to be driving by with a friend and lo and behold it was still there [ the b fell off the sign and it now says ONGO...More

Thank Douglas D
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Berkeley has a number of burger places but Bongo is still probably my top choice. The combination of a burger-fries-drink for under $10 with good ingredients is very hard to beat. Note that there are multiple locations; the one I frequent is on Euclid on...More

Thank RedSoxRunner
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Sure you can get fries and soda and a burger..but you can get tabuleh or a falafel wrap that's great or a black bean burger. Enjoyed this quick stop for lunch on a Sunday . Right near campus and full of granola types. Delicious and...More

Thank drmader
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The inside of bongo burger looks exactly like most of the other Classic dining places in US... It might look extremely essential, definitely not fancy looking... Even food-wise this concept is respected...The day that I went, I could choose my burger just among 3 main...More

Thank Mario M
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Apart from the famed burgers, this small eatery serves tasty plates. The chicken plate with fresh Tabouleh was very refreshing. Unfortunately, no refills, so food = OK, drink = wanna more. Also good to observe the street-folk begging for food/change/attention/whatever just in front of the...More

Thank Pavel K
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Aside from the usual middle eastern menu there is freshly squeezed orange juice and tasty French fries. The lamb dishes, hummus, etc. are all good. Its a quick, easy, tasty, inexpensive meal. And there are a few outdoor tables.

Thank sam101645
Reviewed 22 June 2016

I thought the cheeseburger was great on a toasted sesame bun. It stayed together and didn't all fall apart like some buns do. You get a choice of cheese (I got cheddar). The patty tasted good, cooked well. I got the combo which came with...More

Thank KrisM32
Reviewed 12 March 2016

Very typical American burger place with a few options available (like lamb and others). It is worth the money.

Thank vageliskos
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

The Halal Persian burger is to come again n again for... It was sooo delicious We actually drove an hour to reach here and it was totally worth it

Thank A_Tamim
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
08:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 20:00
Thursday
08:00 - 20:00
Friday
08:00 - 20:00
Saturday
08:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2154 Ctr St, Berkeley, CA 94704-1304
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-548-7700
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