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La Note

2377 Shattuck Ave, Y, Berkeley, CA 94704-1552
+1 510-843-1525
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (57 reviews)
“french toast” (29 reviews)
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French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2377 Shattuck Ave, Y, Berkeley, CA 94704-1552
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Olde world ambience.Booked out restaurant with homely french cuisine.Friendly staff and service. Would be happy to go back.

Thank Sharon H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner with a friend at this charming cafe style restaurant. The tables are small and close but no one seemed to mind.Our order was taken promptly. Fresh bread and butter and a small pitcher of water with lemon vame next. The pitcher was a...More

Thank yokester81
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After three hours visiting vthe Berkeley Horticulture Gardens, it was only a short drive to Shattuck Ave for delightful lunch. We had a Salade Nicoise with grilled tuna and a Bree sandwich. Both were sizeable and delicious. We arrived around 1:30 and were seated immediately....More

Thank Bill P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wonderful experience we enjoyed for an anniversary at La Note. The restaurant is charming with baskets hanging from the ceiling and touches of France everywhere. The pomme frites are crunchy and perfect served with aioli if you like it. Delicious! The endive salad...More

Thank StarLady99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Reminds me of a cafe in Paris If the weather is nice the outdoor tables in the back are a very cozy & secluded way to enjoy brunch All the pastries are amazing & between us we polished them all off Eggs are very nicely...More

Thank Ray C
Reviewed May 13, 2018 via mobile

Something is wrong when u ask for the things you ordered 2-4 times & you do not get them. The croquet madame was basically a ham & cheese on toast that they covered in sauce. Not even melted cheese!! All the seafood smelled fishy as...More

Thank Cginn
Reviewed May 8, 2018 via mobile

We had a wonderful breakfast at Ka Note this weekend (scrambled eggs with goat cheese and scallions, grilled tomatoes and chicken sausage). We got there right at 8 when they opened and got right in. The next day we decided to return and arrived at...More

Thank Anne S
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

The food was fine, if not a little unexciting. Our main concern was about the service. Unusually our entrees arrived whilst were still eating our appetisers, and we were told this was because the kitchen was very small! We did not understand why we were...More

Thank Colin1421
Reviewed April 24, 2018

The spot is right on downtown Berkeley. Always busy during service hours. When we got there for brunch (Sunday), they said we would have to wait for 30mins. You give them your name and you have to wait, if you miss the queue, they will...More

Thank Tabtim
Reviewed April 12, 2018

My first trip to Berkeley. I found La Note on TripAdvisor. This restaurant was amazing. The atmosphere was quaint. The staff was exceptional. Roe assisted me. She provided me with a sample of their daily soup, which was wonderful. I had the chicken sandwich, which...More

Thank Jodi B
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David M
June 16, 2016|
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Response from gdr23 | Reviewed this property |
Available on line. See their website.
March 13, 2016|
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Response from dwisland | Reviewed this property |
I have not been there for brunch, but I would expect long lines. I don't know if you can phone for reservations. In my opinion, nearly any wait is worth it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Dining Style
Home Style
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2377 Shattuck Ave, Y, Berkeley, CA 94704-1552
    (Durant Ave)
  • Public Transportation: Downtown Berkeley Bart station 4 blocks away
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-843-1525
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