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Cafe M

1799 4th St, Berkeley, CA 94710-1741
+1 510-526-4429
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“crepes” (7 reviews)
“potatoes” (10 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1799 4th St, Berkeley, CA 94710-1741
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The staff are great. We had a very enjoyable brunch. Many happy visits. Today, I splurged and had the coconut French toast. No need to get syrup for delightful brunch item. My wife had excellent buckwheat pancakes with real maple syrup. The cafe au lait...More

Thank OnTheRoadAgain2240
Reviewed 17 May 2017

I enjoy my breakfast outdoor here. It's at the far end of a small side street of shops off the heart of fourth street. Just find peets coffee look up hill and it's about ten shops up. The name their own sausage and the buckwheat...More

Thank Jake G
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We visited this place in Berkeley as a family on Sunday April 7. Each one of us ordered a different main course like stuffed omelettes, crab eggs Benedict and pancakes with lots of fruit. We loved the food, portions are big and I'd say service...More

Thank vamdirect
Reviewed 10 April 2017

From the moment we walked in, every touchpoint we had with someone who worked for the restaurant was fantastic! The hostess to the bus people. The manager was extremely attentive making sure everything was covered. The wet burrito was huge and the mint lemonade delicious....More

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 4 April 2017

My lady friend asked if we could go to a restaurant where we could eat outside, so I googled outside seated restaurants and came up with Cafe M. So we met and sat outside in the sun for lunch. It is a like a hidden...More

Thank Sunshine M
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I've been coming to this fun shopping area for years, but just discovered Cafe M. We stopped in one weekday after 2:30 pm and were assured we could still have lunch. (They're open till 4). I had the shrimp tacos with spicy black beans, while...More

Thank Phyllis E
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We have visited Cafe M several times over the past couple of years. Food and service is always consistent and good. The only thing i noticed this time was the menu seemed to have changed a bit. It was re-arranged and the prices seemed to...More

Thank fam4ny
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for some brunch at Cafe M. This family owned establishment is super friendly and very popular. There was a bit of a wait for Sunday brunch but we are glad we decided to put our names down. I had the delicious Benedtics Blackstone...More

Thank Correne D
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Weekday Bottomless Mimosas. Outside patio. Those are my top two prerequisites in order to establish a perfect outing. Great food with a diverse menu that contains plenty of breakfast selections including healthier options like buckwheat blueberry pancakes. They have a crab cake crepe that I...More

Thank Deneanmarie
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The food is average and not to be remembered. Especially after having been to Bette's Oceaview, the comparison was inevitable.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1799 4th St, Berkeley, CA 94710-1741
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-526-4429
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