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Herbivore

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Vegan, Vegetarian
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Herbivore
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2451 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley, CA 94704
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2451 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 665-1675
Today
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Takeout, Buffet
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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 5
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Dog friendly, great food

The menu was nice. The food was great! I had the nachos and they were very good. Herbivore is dog friendly. We ate outside and the servers brought water out in cups for our dogs to drink. We'll be back next time we're in Berkeley!

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 5, 2014
NicoletteWms
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Takeout
  • Buffet
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34 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The menu was nice. The food was great! I had the nachos and they were very good. Herbivore is dog friendly. We ate outside and the servers brought water out in cups for our dogs to drink. We'll be back next time we're in Berkeley!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

As a vegan, there aren't many places I can eat out so Herbivore is a real paradise of choices for me. I love the fact that I can close my eyes and point to anything on the menu, and don't have to rule it out - everything is made with artificial meat. The pad thai is particularly good - it... More 

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Walnut Creek, California
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

I love the variety of vegan food here. They have great soup, and the pancakes are awesome. A standout is the blueberry cornbread!

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Malibu, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Heading home through the Bay Area after a weekend road trip we decided to have Mother’s Day lunch at Herbivore in Berkeley. As a vegan mom, I was really excited, and my twin vegetarian boys cheerily agreed to try it along with a few other moms-friends and family. I phoned a few weeks ahead of time to make a reservation... More 

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Texas
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62 reviews 62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We stopped in here after the lunch rush on a Tuesday. Service was surprisingly slow. We both ordered the Indonesian Noodle Salad. Flavors were nice, but we both commented that the dish was surprisingly unsatisfying. They really skimped on the tofu, greens, etc. The dish was mostly noodles! As we were traveling through, we didn't have the opportunity for a... More 

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Walnut Creek, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We had a party of four for dinner. Several of us had diet restrictions and the staff was very patient, knowledgeable and accommodating. Aly was our waitress and she was great. I had a plate of grilled veggies that were fresh, flavorful and grilled perfectly. One of us had the ravioli that were cooked proper (not over-cooked) and had fresh... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

First, the wait staff is hilarious. And the food is amazing. You won't be disappointed, unless they're out of something!

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Great Falls, Montana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

We ate breakfast here Sunday morning.. We do not have vegan options where we live, so we were happy to find it open..We tried breakfast burrito, toast, smoothies, pancakes. Everything was excellent, we only wish we could have sampled other items, like the tempeh bacon. Their hash browns were great an spiced up with cayenne. It just feels so good... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

A must-visit for the vegan traveler who loves to eat! There are amazing treats, including vegan donuts made to order.

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Berkeley, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

Another reason Carnivores are carnivores. The food of this restaurant is tasteless, grease, and the quality seems pretty bad. Bread served is old and moldy, grilled veggies swimming in oil, veggie burgers patties doughy and not cooked throughout, etc, etc, etc... And finally, the service is unacceptable slow. Plan to wait forever to eat there. This restaurant is a disgrace... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2451 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley, CA 94704
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: (510) 665-1675

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Vegan, Vegetarian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm

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