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Christopher's Nothing Fancy Cafe

1019 San Pablo Ave, Albany, CA 94706-2225
+1 510-526-1185
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
Oct 25, 2018
“Excellent food”
Jun 4, 2018
“Great fresh Mexican food”
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1019 San Pablo Ave, Albany, CA 94706-2225
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Reviewed October 25, 2018

The food here was fresh tasting and absolutely delicious. I had a wet burrito with red sauce that was delightful. The portion size was perfect for the price. the pico de gallo and green salsa was full of flavor. My wife had the fish taco...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Ali B
Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

We have eaten many times and the food is always excellent. Fresh ingredients and good variety. They even have a small outside eating area with a fountain. Great for a good weather day Reasonable prices. A real find

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Gabrielle M
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.

Date of visit: June 2017
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.

Date of visit: February 2016
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

Date of visit: December 2015
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

Date of visit: November 2015
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.

Date of visit: November 2015
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

Date of visit: November 2014
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

Date of visit: April 2014
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

Date of visit: January 2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
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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