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Au Coquelet Cafe Restaurant

2000 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-1006
+1 510-845-0433
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  • Excellent8%
  • Very good37%
  • Average36%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible8%
5 weeks ago
“Went here once”
2 Oct 2017
“No better place to understand Berkeley!!”
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American, Cafe
$$ - $$$
2000 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-1006
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Thought the whole chicken thing was cute. The service was so slow. Everyone seemed hung over. Eggs over cooked poor chickens. Toast soggy, but the price was right and they were pretty empty.

Thank tiredandtravelled
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Au Coquelet is a bustling cafe on University. If you are fascinated why what the fuss about Berkeley is all about, grab a coffee or a glass of wine at Au Coquelet, sit back and observe. You will see Cal students fighting deadlines, senior citizens...More

Thank Guneet K
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Had brunch there on Sunday with my adult daughter. I thought the menu and service was good. My food was also good. My daughter thought her chocolate chip pancakes were burnt and didn't eat them.

Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 3 December 2016

We had to go to the back room to be served. It was an awkward, cold setting. Only two tables were taken out of 10 or so. There was no one to seat or greet us, so the three of us took a table. After...More

Thank Melina B
Reviewed 23 June 2016

The front part has pasties and coffee and is worth just doing a drive by and the back has sort of a street Paris feel with the awning, and i had a Rueben that was surprisingly good and my GF had the blinzes which i...More

Thank Gene G
Reviewed 25 May 2016

I arrived around the switch from breakfast to lunch, around 11 am. The coffee and pastry side of the house was busy, but the restaurant side was pretty sparse. As a first time patron, I accidentally sat in a spot that was not quite inside...More

Thank SoonerLater
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

We were here after a show for some tea and coffee. The drinks were good though a bit pricey. That staff is efficient, but not particular friendly. It was fine, but nothing to write home about.

Thank Traveling_Polymath
Reviewed 16 December 2015

I ate here 3 times while I was in the area (there aren't many choices for breakfast). Once for dinner and twice for breakfast. The front of the place a coffee bistro with some pretty yummy-looking pastries. The full-service restaurant is located in the back....More

Thank CoolKit
Reviewed 7 September 2015

It's great to have such a nice cafe available for the nights when the night owl in me can't shut down. Store provides variety of pastries to satisfy one's sweet tooth.

Thank Uchenne
Reviewed 6 July 2015

Inside, the room gives off an outdoor patio feel, which was welcome on a hot summer day. Our meal was very average, but we ordered desserts to go and those were excellent.

Thank debellechasse
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USD 3 - USD 3
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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Good for
Open Hours
7:00 am - 1:30 am
7:00 am - 1:30 am
7:00 am - 1:30 am
7:00 am - 1:30 am
7:00 am - 1:30 am
7:00 am - 2:00 am
7:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2000 University Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-1006
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-845-0433
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