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2936 College Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705-2204
+1 510-540-7773
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10:00 - 22:00
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Sun 10:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 10:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Berkeley, California
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

"La Med" is a happy dining choice for several reasons. The location is easily accessible, the greeting warm, and the atmosphere calm and cheerful. Service hits the sweet spot between hovering and neglectful. Information about dishes is readily available, as it a very accommodating attitude towards patrons. And the menu! The food manages to suggest the exotic without being off-putting.... More 

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Thank Sam H
Castro Valley, California
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102 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took a close friend out for lunch in downtown Berkeley on College Ave yesterday! What a treat! The portions are large so 3 adults shared 2 main courses of some of the freshest and tastiest Mediterrenean food ever! Meat torts in flaky crusts, beef kebobs, light and dark flat breads, wonderful sides with Armenian potato salad or curry rice, and... More 

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Thank Michelle P
Berkeley
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140 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017

What makes a great local restaurant? Terrific food that you can count on. We're going to the movies on College avenue and want something to eat, or meet a friend for lunch. La Mediterranee has been on College avenue forever and we've eaten there that long. I'm amazed about the poor service comments. Pleasant people who take my order and... More 

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Thank oldjgw
Berkeley, California
1 review
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We ordered takeout and came in with a $10 restaurant.com voucher. The nice man at the front said they do not honor the voucher for take-out which I understand IF THE VOUCHER MENTIONS THIS which it did not. He said 'oh we don't take this for take-out, we've been trying to get them to change it...sorry we don't take it'.... More 

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Thank rachaelpeeters
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78 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Lebanese food. Lively, informal, young clientele. Indoor/ outdoor seating, good service. Worth a stop in Berkeley.

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Thank Transatlantic2012
2 reviews
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We were on our way to see a show at the Berkeley Playhouse and decided to try this place for dinner since it's walking distance to the theater and parking can be tricky. The food was fantastic and came up quickly. The service was terrific even had time for a dessert coffee.

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Thank Ann-Marie F
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Thee are not many nice restaurants in Berkeley. This one is full of atmosphere, and their platters offer a nice variety of small portions of fresh and tasty food. We liked it enough to go back three times in one week.

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Thank Philrs
Boston, Massachusetts
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66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Beirut by way of California. We ate here with my daughter who has been to Beirut and loves the food. This is very authentic and delicious food. The waitpersons are mostly family and our waitress should look to another career before it is too late.

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Thank courtneymcglynn
Venice, Florida
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41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Delicious food, very affordable prices! Loved the variety of sides that came with our entrees! We enjoyed the outdoor seating as well!

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Thank Jodi G
Oakland, California
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1,330 reviews
489 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Menu and quality has not changed over the years. Very reliable and tasty Middle Eastern cuisine, a place we go to for take-out. Prices are a bit high for what you get, but always good.

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Thank Thomas V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:30
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2936 College Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705-2204
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-540-7773

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?