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2200 Oxford Street, Berkeley, CA 94704 (Allston Way)
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Salt Lake City, Utah
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77 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I went for lunch. I had the 'field greens salad', 'spicy tomato pizza', and 'chocolate torte'. The food was really good. There are several vegetarian options on the menu. The service was good too.

Thank Leah L
Berkeley, California
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed my time! It has great decor as it provides an intimate setting and the service is great. The food is delicious!

Thank mmanley20
Danville, California
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved the casual, earthy interior. The wait staff was very attentive and helpful. We were there with out teenagers and everyone was happy with their food. We started with the beef tartar which was delicious. The kale salad was great, but my little gem salad dressing was a bit bland. The salt and pepper margarita was outstanding. (if you... More 

Thank Travelmom143
South San Francisco, California
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51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is not the first time we visit this place. Always offering a great choice of fresh salads with organic type of ingredients . However, appetizers are on the small site despite the high prices. Wine list needs improvement due to a huge mark up for a local wines. There is No bottle of wine under $35. Need more affordable... More 

Thank Marishecka
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant has some interesting choices, but don't select the kale salad. I could not cut the leaves even with a sharp knife. I told the waiter the salad was not edible and he didn't seem to care. I ate less than half the salad but had to pay for it. Service was mediocre

Thank Alexandra Q
Boise, Idaho
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Knowledgeable attentive staff that took time to explain a lot of the offerings and entrees to us. We ordered entrees, but also ordered a pizza for the table as we saw that every table was ordering one. Really great rustic pizza and ingredients. Some of the sides were covered in sauces that seemed a bit heavy, but it could be... More 

Thank talentbreaker
Berkeley, CA
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I first went to Gather when it opened some years back. Nice space, good cocktails and we had a nice meal with some shared small plates. I had a nice pizza and salad with girlfriends another time. But, and I am sad to say, the other four visits have been kind of a bust. While it is a much needed... More 

Thank tgnorcal
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88 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Before my buddies wedding we came here from breakfast. Overall the food was good and the price wasn't too bad. I had the pancakes which delivered. We sat outside which had heaters to keep us warm. The service was a bit slow. There were about 5 tables outside and one guy working them all. Besides that everything else was good.

Thank Jaycunnings
Sydney, Australia
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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

If you are vegan or vegetarian then this restaurant is well worth a visit. My chick pea dish was delicious although the salad on my cheese board was well past it's prime. The meals we ordered were quite small although we noticed the burger and salad dishes others had were quite large. Both of us thought that while our meals... More 

Thank helan1
San Diego, California
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90 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

We went to gather because of the reviews and we're not let down. Everything that was present in front of us was delicious. Service was attentive and on point. The wine list was solid. We had the kale salad and tuna crudo app. For dinner we had the halibut, chicken and the chickpea panisse, which was a fave for me.... More 

Thank MikeWolfRealtor

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$12 - $25
American, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free, Pizza
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2200 Oxford Street, Berkeley, CA 94704
    (Allston Way)
  • Public Transportation: Downtown Berkeley BART (1 block away!) AC Transit to Downtown Berkeley Ample bicycle parking
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: 510-809-0400
Gather is a restaurant, café and organic bar with an outdoor patio in Downtown Berkeley.We serve seasonal farm food, sourced carefully and prepared thoughtfully, with a fairly priced menu for vegetarians and omnivores.Located in the David Brower Center, the greenest building in the East Bay, Gather is designed to inspire community and educate people about food.

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