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Berkeley Cafe

Open Now: 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Open today: 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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For the blue grass open mic and jam

Incredible, infamous place with long tradition for music. And the bluegrass open mic I went today... read more

Reviewed 8 May 2018
Tim K
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Bullseye!

Just like "judging a book by its cover", don't be put off by the unremarkable exterior of this... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
YellowGremlin
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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7 May 2018
“For the blue grass open mic and jam ”
24 Aug 2017
“Bullseye!”
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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

Incredible, infamous place with long tradition for music. And the bluegrass open mic I went today was stunning. A dozen of musician were playing the greatest BG music you can wish for. And on top, the food is great and the barkeeper a dream -...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Tim K
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Just like "judging a book by its cover", don't be put off by the unremarkable exterior of this little, unpretentious, "old school" style, neighborhood bar and grill. It hits all the right spots and then some! Maybe that's why the place attracts a dedicated following...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank YellowGremlin
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Had the cat fish and shrimp plate homemade cole slaw fries and hush puppies the tarter sauce was homemade also and very tasty over all it was very good and you could feel the love in his cooking so hats off to you

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

We went to the Berkeley for a night out with friends. There was a band there which we thought would be fun but they were so loud i couldn't even think. It reminded me of college where the band tries to overpower everyone with their...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank RayKawa
Reviewed 18 January 2017

I went for a weekday lunch and the place was quiet and easy to talk in. My veggie pumper sandwich was perfect, as were the homemade chips and ranch.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Ruchi P
Reviewed 9 May 2016

We went for lunch after a movie at the iMax. It was a busy day downtown but we got there about 3:20 and Berkeley was pretty quiet. My wife had the Philly Cheese and I had a Mushroom swiss burger. My wife thought hers was...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Nyrken
Reviewed 9 July 2013

One of my favorite downtown lunch spots. John, Chris, and the rest always make you feel welcome. The food is good tasting, honestly portioned, and reasonably priced. Never had a bad meal there except watching NC State lose to Temple, and that wasn't their fault!...More

Date of experience: July 2013
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