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Burma Superstar

1345 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-4533
+1 510-522-6200
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tea leaf salad” (37 reviews)
“rainbow salad” (26 reviews)
“coconut rice” (29 reviews)
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CUISINES
Asian, Burmese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
1345 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-4533
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1 - 10 of 254 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had never heard of Burmese food, but was happy to try it. Nothing on the menu looked familiar, but all the descriptions sounded unique and delicious. I wanted to try everything. We had their famous salad as well as a few other items, shrimp...More

Thank mmb198
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is worth the wait. Lines out the door but not an extraordinarily long wait. The food is incredible. Was not sure what to expect. Never ate Burmese food before. We tried several dishes which we shared. Everything was outstanding. We had the rainbow...More

Thank aries2748
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Excellent Food. Delicious Dishes with plenty. We ordered a variety of main selections and shared each others dishes. My Aunt especially like the Tea Leaf Salad. The Coconut Rice was so good I could of had another bowl for Dessert!

Thank Teresa C
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Burma Superstar is a small, very popular restaurant on the main street in Alameda. There is almost always a line but it is worth the wait. Tea leaf salad is a specialty and you can now get it to go. The mango basil chicken is...More

Thank annleem
Reviewed 15 August 2017

I had one of the lunch specials - the Fiery Shrimp which was cooked with smoked Tofu, string beans and red peppers. It also came with a Samusa Soup (lentils and chick peas) with pieces of falafel and samosa. Great flavors, good level of heat....More

Thank Carolyn K
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The quality of the food brings in lots of people, so it's often busy with a line hovering at the door. Narrow aisles between the tables does give it a hurried atmosphere. My wife and I have eaten here multiple times. The wait has ranged...More

Thank Old_grey_but_spry
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Was lucky to get a table for lunch on a Friday. The atmosphere was vibrant and the staff were friendly and attentive. I ordered the mango chicken with noodles and the meal was okay, however, I would like to come back again and try the...More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 2 August 2017

The place is tiny, so don't come with a crowd, and do expect to wait. Once you're in, however, you'll be glad. The food is incredible and the service lovely. Half our party was vegetarian and everyone left full and happy. Try everything - you...More

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 22 July 2017

I ate here twice. One with coworker and one with family. Average you have to spend about $40 per person and you still feel not really full. They serve in a very big plate, but the food is just shallow at the bottom of the...More

1  Thank Bay_farm
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I visited the area to celebrate her 19th birthday. We decided to try new foods and get out of our boring comfort zone! Oh my goodness!!! We were so delighted! The food was delicious and the only problem was trying to decide...More

Thank X967SWsusand
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Questions & Answers
Karuna A
10 May 2017|
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Response from Valerie W | Reviewed this property |
I would call the restaurant directly. According to Burma's website, they only have gift cards for their San Francisco location. However, they may accommodate your request if you called them directly.
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chaman58
31 August 2016|
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Response from maxphilly | Reviewed this property |
Yes
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Jeannettefr
15 June 2015|
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Response from susan J | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant allows service dogs only , there is no patio & no outdoor seating.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1345 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-4533
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alameda
  • Phone Number: +1 510-522-6200
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