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Reviewed January 6, 2020

Sadly, I could only visit Berkeley shortly on my journey from San Francisco to Sacramento. After visiting the university campus, my friend and i wanted to grab a quick bite and see a bit more of Berkeley than just the campus before catching the BART...to Richmond. My friend found Gregoire online and we decided to go there and taste their apparently famous home made Crispy potato puffs. It was absolutely great. They were super tasty and i can recommend them to everyone. The atmosphere was amazing; the place is small and cute with only a limited amount of places to sit - i saw most people getting food to go. Luckily we found a place at the bar. It felt very local, but in a way that we immediatly felt as if we were also students of Berkeley. Also, the boys working there were the kindest. Overall it was a really great experience and I hope I can come back some time.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed December 8, 2019

With all the fabulous restaurant choices in Berkeley, this one is worth coming back to again and again. The mussels and linguini was superb. The NY steak done just as ordered. The grilled marinated flank steak sandwich - incredible. And the salad with grilled chicken...had lots of yummy veggies, adding not just texture and flavor but a boost of nutrition. While we waited for our order, the chef leaned out the window and handed us a slice of warm acorn squash - thank you for the delish gesture on a very cold evening!More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed November 13, 2019 via mobile

A small mostly carry out place with a few tables, the food has a limited number of options but is crazy good. The risotto is to die for. The patato puffs are their claim to fame and are delish. The fries are outstanding. Not sure...what the sauces were but a nice surprise and tasty.More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed August 14, 2019

Went here on a lark while moving into the area. What a pleasant surprise - the meal was excellent! Both my friend and I enjoyed our food tremendously. I’ll definitely be back, soon I hope.

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed June 21, 2019 via mobile

Great find! This small shop has the most amazing food. New to the neighborhood and wanted to grab some lunch and found this place on google maps as being close to us. Seriously good food. Rich and tasty. We enjoyed the garlic fries, catfish and...fried chicken sandwiches and the fried chicken on greens. The salad had roasted asparagus, pickled fennel, radishes and onion. Need to go back and try the puffs!More

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed January 28, 2019

For my birthday lunch, we went to a cute place off of Cedar. Wasn't sure what to expect but the food and service were wonderful! Loved the different breads each sandwich were paired with as well as the layers of flavors and textures of each...sandwich. And then there was the famous crispy potato puffs and the special sauce/dip! So worth going there!!! It wasn't crowded at lunch on Saturday, even with a few take out orders along with people before us and after us.More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed September 28, 2018 via mobile

Nestled in Berkeley’s “Gourmet Ghetto,” Gregoire has well-prepared food at reasonable prices. We ordered the buttermilk fried chicken sandwich for lunch. It is really good, and can also be ordered as a salad. We split one with an order of fries (with a great dip!)

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

Buttermilk fried chicken sandwich = take out heaven. Potato puffs are great if you eat there (seats for four inside and three picnic tables outside.)

Date of visit: June 2018
Reviewed March 10, 2018

We found out about this place from a tip at the information stand, and glad we stopped to ask. This place is fantastic! It is not very large, seats a few people inside and there's a picnic table outside so most of the business appeared...to be takeout. But regardless, the food is great. We both ordered the chicken as they said that was their most popular, along with the crispy potatoe balls and were more than satisfied. Will be back next time in town.More

Date of visit: January 2018
Reviewed February 11, 2018

Gregoire is selfishly a delicious secret you almost don't want to share. Open 7am to 9pm, you might be lucky enough to get a couple of pairs of counter seats inside or a picnic table outside. I had the grilled Babette steak with onion and...blue cheese which was very good and my wife had the fried buttermilk chicken filet with spicy cole slaw which was nothing short of amazing. They are famous for their Crispy Potato Puffs (best to eat these there while they're hot). Small menu - big flavor. They also have another place in Oakland. As they say themselves they have sophisticated meals at carry-out prices. All organic menu changes monthly. Visit, eat, enjoy, repeat.More

Date of visit: January 2018
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  • Yes, Gregoire offers takeout services.

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  • Gregoire is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
    • Food: 4.5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4
    • Atmosphere: 3.5