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Berkeley Bowl


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Berkeley Bowl is encyclopaedic in its offerings. It's also pretty much one -stop shopping. I have to drive a couple of miles to shop there. Sometimes it's worth it though.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank bronyaf2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

I only score it down cuz we do not find some of the more junkier things that we eat - so it still takes another trip to Safeway or Grocery Outlet to get our "mental health food"

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Dennis S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I live way across town but this is where I shop. It has everything. The meat Dept excellent, fish (fish bowl) has the freshest fish in Berkeley next to Tokyo Fish mkt. Produce is unbelievable, both organic and none organic. And a huge array of...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank angellams
Reviewed March 19, 2019

Shop here regularly for fruits and vegetables and sometimes cheeses etc. It is a great but often very busy place

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank gfsmoot
Reviewed March 19, 2019 via mobile

A crazy variety of vegetables and fruit. Great bulk section with spices galore. Time your visits to off hours to beat the lines and the crazy parking lot

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank myworkshed
Reviewed March 19, 2019

Great fresh local produce and fresh meats. They also have a great cheese selection as well as a deli that is always stocked. The wines represent different varietals and appellations.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Peter G
Reviewed March 19, 2019

The parking is definitely a challenge, but if you can get there mid-day you'll find lots of spaces and an easy to manuever store. The sheer amount of fresh produce is mind-blowing! So many varieties and very knowledgeable staff. Also, there is an awesome "discount"...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Sonho T
Reviewed March 19, 2019

Berkeley Bowl is more of an experience than a grocery store. I would recommend going off hours and be ready to spend some time there.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Stacktracy
Reviewed March 4, 2019

I love this particular Berkeley Bowl over the Oregon Street location simply for the proximity to where I live and the parking availability. Going during peak weekend hours or right around 5pm is insane, as this place is packed to the gills. I say this...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank HighRy
Reviewed February 14, 2019

There is nothing like Berkeley Bowl. During the height of grape season, there were no less than 15 varieties of grapes of all different colors, size, taste, price, selection, selection, selection! Right now it's orange season and I regularly purchase at least 4 different types...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank XtinaComplex
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