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Udupi Palace

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1901 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-1023
+1 510-843-6600
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible15%
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“thali” (3 reviews)
“dosas” (16 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
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11:30 am - 10:30 pmAll hours
Indian, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1901 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-1023
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11 - 20 of 39 reviews

Reviewed October 21, 2016

The place has no frills but the food is special and full of exotic spices blended in a way that stimulates taste buds you didn't know about. Take your time relishing it. The servers like Sundarshan are highly dependable and the chefs like Suman are...More

1  Thank justinberrings
Reviewed May 2, 2016

So we missed the lunch hour venues in and around her dorm. So when we saw this place open after 3pm we went in. My sister, my niece and I were very hungry. Place was small, the waiter immediately greeted us and asked if we...More

Thank Raquel K
Reviewed April 8, 2016

Felt authentic, wonderful spices, tasted good, big portions, lots of options, although it is a little small. You should definently try it out!

Thank whatno000
Reviewed January 20, 2016

Typical hot, greasy, satisfying Indian Dosa. I find dosas hard to come by and was delighted with the variety of vegetarian dosas available. Great chai too.

Thank bike_bliss
Reviewed January 11, 2016

We have been going to Udupi Palace for years but last week it was thoroughly disappointed. The masala dosa was soggy and the filling was tasteless. The thali was so-so. It is hard to find good South Indian food in the East bay and this...More

2  Thank sitaananth
Reviewed October 7, 2015

we arrived in Berkeley after a long flight from the UK and decided to have dinner here - it was an excellent choice as the food was lovely and light and great value/taste and nice and quick! It's quite a basic restaurant but had a...More

Thank 446anjums
Reviewed August 20, 2015

Paper Dosa are very rare in Indian restaurants in the USA. They are mostly from way south India, Beyond the novelty of paper dosa, it is an ok place to have some masala dosa or,, thali, They do have sweet and salty and mango lassi,,...More

Thank Gene G
Reviewed May 20, 2015 via mobile

Wow is the only word when it comes to having south Indian food at Udupi. Had to wait a bit and but lemme tell u ...it was worth the wait. Awesome food ,great service and tastiest south Indian ever had. It tasted better than the...More

Thank dheerajsharma77
Reviewed March 3, 2015

All 5 of us were not that keen on Indian food, but the aroma emanating from this restaurant got us in, and we decided to go for various types of dosas, an uttapam, and some methu vadas. All of the items were cooked to perfection...More

1  Thank Pankaj S
Reviewed August 21, 2014

You might look in the door and think, "This place is small and very basic", but be sure to sit down and order! Like our group did, perhaps you'd like to try vegetable utthapam (thick pancake made from rice & lentil flour, studded with onions...More

1  Thank Anniversary_minded
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
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
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1901 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-1023
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-843-6600
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