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Trattoria La Siciliana

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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2993 College Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705-2215
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Their food is excellent. We had the fried calamari for apps, and shared orders of the seafood risotto, papadelle, and osso bucco. Wonderful flavors and good sized servings. Definitely gourmand quality. But, I really want to commend them for their integrity. After a wonderful meal,...More

Thank notperfectalas2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my favorite Italian restaurant in the Berkeley area. We have eaten here a few times. The food is fresh and fabulous. There are long lines on the weekends, so go early, if you can. I'm sure if you can make reservations. The place...More

Thank Alicia A
Reviewed 28 November 2017

I like this place for its unique menu. We've had some of the Sicilian dishes and appetizers, all good. This place has several small tables with narrow walkways, so maybe not as good for large groups or people with strollers. Also, as I recall they...More

Thank K H
Reviewed 2 October 2017

This place Is a gem of a restaurant. Family run, they make traditional recipes passed down from their mom who is occasionally in the restaurant. The chefs/owners Angelo and Jerry are personable in addition to being incredible chefs. Friday night we had the Dungeness crab...More

Thank George C
Reviewed 6 September 2017

I have been going to this restaurant for years. The food is always fresh and the prices are good. If you love garlic, you won't be disappointed. My favorite dish is the artichoke halves. Just sooo good! Service is not super great but that's not...More

Thank Misterdon
Reviewed 1 September 2017

We were so excited to try this place and did not expect to be so disappointed. We ordered delivery, and it was late, the order was wrong, and the pasta was overcooked.

Thank travelhrrang
Reviewed 31 July 2017

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 31 May 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 27 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
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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.
22 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
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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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