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Christopher's Nothing Fancy Cafe

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1019 San Pablo Ave, Albany, CA 94706-2225
+1 510-526-1185
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good43%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Jul 13, 2017
“Christopher's makes a great Santa Fe chicken salad”
Mar 15, 2016
“Christopher's”
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Mexican
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$$ - $$$
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1019 San Pablo Ave, Albany, CA 94706-2225
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Reviewed July 13, 2017

I've been eating here for last 6 years usually lunch. The food is very good and fresh, the salsa bar is fantastic and the service is good.

Thank donalda461
Reviewed March 15, 2016

Generous portions, friendly service, very nice food. I especially recommend the pork chops and my wife loves the soft tacos.

Thank john d
Reviewed December 28, 2015

Wow, if you want good Mexican food in the Berkeley/Albany area, Christopher's is an excellent choice. Everything looks great and nothing disappointed. The salmon tacos were fantastic with just the right amount of kick. The atmosphere is really good as well. Prices are a bit...More

Thank Valleyblue
Reviewed December 10, 2015

Like the name says, Christopher's is nothing fancy and the food is not really authentic Mexican cuisine. No refried beans or rice that's been sitting around for days. Everything is freshly made and oh, so good! You order at the counter and they bring it...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed November 24, 2015

I've grown up eating Christopher's and its served consistently delicious and wholesome Mexican food. The fajitas are a great family meal or the burriots are also delicious and easy to grab to-go. The best Mexican I've had in the Bay Area.

Thank thinmint510
Reviewed December 2, 2014

As the name suggests there is nothing fancy about this resturant. The food was fresh nothing special. Nice simple place for mexican

Thank CDCJ
Reviewed May 13, 2014

Like other reviewers I have been eating at Christopher's for many years. Their burritos are jam packed with tasty morsels. I am no longer a meat eater, but their grilled meats are the best! Their fajitas come to the table sizzling, grilled to perfection with...More

Thank LovelyLMP
Reviewed March 6, 2013

Christopher's Cafe is notable for the fresh & healthy ingredients used for cooking. The dishes are light yet very tasty. The Santa Fe and Fajita Taco salads are remarkable, with the burritos and Fajitas also very good. The chips are made in house and are...More

1  Thank Jog4fun
Reviewed November 30, 2012

I have been going to Christopher's for many years. The food is always good and tasty. The staff are friendly and good value for the money

1  Thank OldCrone51
Reviewed July 14, 2012

i have been eating there for the last 15 years and i love it. we have never had a bad meal. we have brought many friends with us and they all love the restaurant too. I always have the Santa Fe salad with black beans....More

1  Thank lorraine b
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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1019 San Pablo Ave, Albany, CA 94706-2225
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 510-526-1185
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