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Revival Bar+Kitchen

2102 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704
510-549-9950
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Ranked #42 of 599 Restaurants in Berkeley
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $30 - $50
Hours:
Tue - Sun 3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Californian
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Addison
Transit: Downtown Berkeley BART is just a few steps away. It's a major hub for AC transit as well.
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Oakland, California
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50 reviews 50 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We love this place. The menu is always interesting and the food is great. There's always a "mixed grill" of some kind and they do a lot of in house nose to hoof cooking. Service is consistently friendly and professional. It's also half a block from Berkeley Rep so pre theater dining is very convenient.

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Boston, Mass
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We had hoped to eat at Venus, because it had been fabulous when we were there a year ago, but it was closed. So, we went across the street and tried Revival, which turned out to be just as good. We had duck confit, with exquisite breast plus a leg done a bit differently. Salad was interestingly different. Staff was... More

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Berkeley, California
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130 reviews 130 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

Revival has a great location in downtown Berkeley. Perfect for BART, not so perfect for parking depending on what day and time you want to be there. A good-sized open restaurant that for some may be a little dark inside at night. Their menu may not always stay the same so that can be good and bad. Had their meatballs... More

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Columbia, Missouri
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We visited The Revival Bar and Kitchen for our anniversary. The service was great and food was top notch. We had the lamb flat bread as an appetizer (uh-maz-ing!) and the grill sampler for dinner. Portions aren't huge, but quality is amazing! We spent about $70 for a shared appetizer, shared entree, and shared drink (we don't eat a lot).... More

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Davis, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I took my wife to see a play at the Berkeley Rep. and chose Revival on a hunch. Better than I could have imagined. The best service and outstanding menu. It was one of our favorite nights out thanks to their ambiance, food and service.

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West Orange, New Jersey
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

My daughter chose this farm-to- table restaurant, and what a great choice it was! I would travel to Berkeley again just to get another taste of the gnudi. Our dining companions had the lamb, the king salmon, and the mixed grill; and we were all happy with the food. The service was terrific--warm and very helpful. We liked it so... More

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San Francisco, California
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8 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

There has been a succession of restaurants trying to make a go of this premium corner space. The latest is Revival Bar + Kitchen. Their take is to limit the menu down to a handful of items on one page, with a small wine list, specials and high end cocktails. We started with the salmon rillettes, which came as a... More

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Oakland, California
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50 reviews 50 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We always go to Revival before Berkeley Rep. The restaurant is focused on cooking the "whole animal" and always has a new and interesting menu. I've never had a bad dish here and have had many memorable treats. Last time was a mixed grill of sausage, pork steak and goat chop - yes, goat - and it was great! Highly... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We have eaten at Revival many times. My husband, adult daughter and I dined here a couple of weeks ago. We had several appetizers [really great] and my daughter and I split a fish entree [excellent], my husband had the mixed grill [he loved it]. The waitstaff was very friendly and attentive. We arrived after the theater crowd had gone... More

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San Francisco
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71 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We didn't have time for a leisurely meal as we were going to the Aurora Theatre. Servers were very attentive to our schedule and made sure we were promptly served. Much appreciated. Albacore flat bread was quite good although the albacore flavor was extremely mild. Lamb leg roast, trout, and apricot salad were quite good. All in all, a good... More

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Additional Information about Revival Bar+Kitchen

Address: 2102 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704
Phone Number: 510-549-9950
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
Open Hours:
Sunday 3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 3:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 30 - 50
Cuisine: Californian

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