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Burma Superstar

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4721 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, CA 94609
+1 510-652-2900
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11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Sun - Sat 11:30 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

This food was was way out of my comfort zone. I was so glad. We started with the appetizers and moved onto the Coconut rice; which has a sweet taste but the sprinkle of onions made it so delectable. We then went onto the Tea Salad (pictured). The waiter came to the table and gave a description of the salad.... More 

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Thank Pork C
Vacaville, California
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414 reviews
243 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 342 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We dined at Burma Superstar recently. We both thought the food was good, as was the service ... however, I thought for lunch, they were a bit pricey. The restaurant itself is narrow, and because of the acoustics, the place is noisy.

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Thank DennisAtkinson
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love this place. The Tea Leaf Salad is my favorite. I also love vegetable curry and coconut rice. The service has always been good and they have a full bar too!

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Thank Carolyn P
Oakland, California
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is always delicious here! The coconut rice is heavenly. Be prepared to wait because this place is always packed.

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Thank Monie_Lov3
Forth, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was good. The tea leaf salad was unqiue and delicious. We all got an item off the lunch menu, and nothing was very special. Everything seemed to lack depth of flavor.

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Thank TravelsThere753
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is amzing! They have great service and gave some pretty amazing beverages. Like I recommend the lemonade that is served with mint and has a nice flavor. And I recommend ordering a little bit of everything if it is your first time going just to get a feel of the cuisine!

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Thank Andres A
Seattle, Washington
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

Very fun place, always crowded so expect a slight delay to get in, then enjoy the unique, new flavors you can experience. Plenty of new dishes to try and at least some will be beyond your current flavor profile - go for it as almost everything we have had is well balanced with complementary spices and flavors. It is noisy... More 

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Thank RobandCarol2010
Los Angeles, California
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

I have taken lots of people here and everyone I know has loved it. That goes from my 85 year old aunt to my teenage son. Somehow everything is more delicious here than the same dish anywhere else. Just go, you won't regret it!

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Thank AnonymousDragon
Oakland, California
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Great food, over priced and very loud inside! too loud to talk to the person next to you. Amazing food

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Thank jconsani
San Francisco
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

I love this place because the food is so flavorful. Everything I've tried here has been good. I've taken friends and they love it. Only one person thought it was too spicy.

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Thank Antonia V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Burmese, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4721 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland, CA 94609
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-652-2900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?