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Renee's Place Restaurant

1477 Solano Ave, Albany, CA 94706-2147
+1 510-525-2330
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“lettuce wraps” (2 reviews)
“shrimp” (2 reviews)
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Asian, Chinese
$$ - $$$
1477 Solano Ave, Albany, CA 94706-2147
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Renee's is the real deal. It's pretty, the food is not only tasty but good quality, often organic. They got rid of their loud phone ringing, which made it a great dining place as well as our go-to place for takeout.

Thank maryflew
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Wondered why there were so few people in the restaurant. After dining, we know. There must be better close by.

Thank VChi
Reviewed 2 November 2016

My husband and I used to eat at Renee's when he was a student at UC Berkeley until 2002. Back then, I loved the Orange Chicken entrée and Sizzling Rice Soup. Since then, I always try Orange Chicken at other Chinese restaurants and it never...More

Thank kirbchr
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We live in Contra Costa County but this evening we gave a friend a ride to Albany and she recommended Renee's. We were not disappointed. We enjoyed the lettuce wrap chicken and the shrimp with vegetable dishes and the pot stickers were just about the...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Renee's is a restaurant known mostly by the locals. It lives up to the reputation it has for fine quality fresh food and mostly organic selections. Service is good, atmosphere is relaxing - classical music plays in the background, a nod to the owner who...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I love this place. Being an aware/"picky" eater there were few options that I would consider going to for lunch one afternoon. The atmosphere is typically quiet and casual...love the classical music that plays. the place is clean an well kept though they should look...More

Thank Kristine K
Reviewed 27 October 2015

This is a rare find -- excellent organic Chinese food. Easy to park nearby and Solano Avenue is the best place to walk in Albany or Berkeley

Thank grand504
Reviewed 14 July 2015

I really enjoy the large, varied menu. Fabulous Chicken Dishes, delicious fried rice - never greasy or heavy and the Shrimp Dishes are also fantastic.

Thank Cheryl G
Reviewed 9 July 2015

We used to eat lunches here a long time ago and it was a good restaurant back then. However, we were invited to a birthday Dinner celebration, this past weekend, and happily went, since we used to enjoy this restaurant. UNFORTUNATELY, things have changed. Several...More

Thank Barry W
Reviewed 11 February 2015

We eat at Renee's Place routinely, probably once a month. Very nice small restaurant, never too noisy, owner and staff are very friendly and helpful. The food is consistently very good, but know that this is a restaurant that seems to cater to more conservative...More

Thank Earthman199
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1477 Solano Ave, Albany, CA 94706-2147
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +1 510-525-2330
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