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The 7 Best American Restaurants In Berkeley

Updated: October 10, 2022

Looking for the best American restaurants in Berkeley? These are our top choices for gumbo and fried chicken. We analyzed millions of reviews from the top local sites to compile This list of top American restaurants. So if you have decided on some deep dish pizza or BBQ as your next meal try one of the Berkeley eateries below.

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American, $$, Downown BerkeleyAmerican, $$Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
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Angeline's Louisiana Kitchen

American, $$, Downown BerkeleyAmerican, $$Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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Crave Subs

American, $$, Downown BerkeleyAmerican, $$Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Easy Creole

Creole, $, BerkeleyCreole, $Berkeley
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
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IB’s Berkeley

American, $$, BerkeleyAmerican, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0
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Revival Bar & Kitchen

New American, $$$, Downown BerkeleyNew American, $$$Berkeley, Downown Berkeley
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Summer Kitchen +bakeshop

American, $$, BerkeleyAmerican, $$Berkeley
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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How did we curate these results?

Figuring out the best American restaurants can take awhile. These results are brought to you by boam, with insights from the Yelp and Google ratings for 28808 Berkeley restaurants, 3104661 reviews, and 1901 top lists and articles from the likes of Eater, Spoon University and Do The Bay. The restaurants you see have been featured in Eater - 15 East Bay Restaurants Great for Gluten-Free Dining, Spoon University - 43 Berkeley Eats You Must Try Before You Graduate and Do The Bay - The Bay's Best Fried Chicken. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their available services, so you can stay safe on your terms. Our site gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

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