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BEC's Bar and Bistro - CLOSED

2271 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704
+1 510-647-1790
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor33%
  • Terrible0%
Jan 1, 2013
“Pleasant surprise”
Sep 21, 2012
“Nothing special”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
2271 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704
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Reviewed January 1, 2013

We ate in Berkeley two nights in a row and this restaurant was a pleasant surprise. First impressions are not particularly good however. The outside of the building is rather interesting but walking in the door it seems like you are just in a college...More

Reviewed September 21, 2012

Little bit dissapointing food choice. Burgers are decent, but their specials are nothing special. Had a paella which was in fact couple of sea food on top of rice. Good enough but would surely not give a high recommendation.

Thank Barbora_11
Reviewed January 21, 2012

Met friends from New Zealand for a meal- too bad Angeline's had a wait of over an hour, so we came here. All 10 of us were disappointed. It took over an hour for 1 order of Fish & Chips!! Pacing of food prep and...More

Thank hawk4sea
Reviewed November 23, 2011

Started with the Fried Calamari fried light and not overcooked. The Chipolte dipping yummy! Had a Margarita with the appitizers and it was a good match. Dinner client had the 1/2 roasted chicken and I had the flat iron steak. Both were good but not...More

Thank mecoak
Reviewed February 8, 2011

We went on a Tuesday night and the place was full but not packed. The cottage pie (aka shepherd's pie) was the standard Irish pub; still good. The atmosphere was lively yet not loud. I'd recommend it for a small group or just two for...More

Thank westernkids
Reviewed October 20, 2009

We were in San Francisco and Berkeley for 5 days on vacation. This was the only negative experience we had out of all the meals and drinks (there were many) on vacation. We tailgated with friends for the Cal game then stopped in here for...More

1  Thank PghJared
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$10 - $15
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2271 Shattuck Avenue, Berkeley, CA 94704
    (Shattuck Ave. & Bancroft)
  • Public Transportation: We are two blocks south of the Down Town Berkeley Bart Station.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-647-1790
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