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T-Rex Barbeque

) #430 of 565 Restaurants in Berkeley $$ - $$$ American, , Barbecue
1300 10th St, Berkeley, CA 94710-1510
+1 510-527-0099
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good45%
  • Average24%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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“brisket” (10 reviews)
“burger” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
$$ - $$$
1300 10th St, Berkeley, CA 94710-1510
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1 - 10 of 79 reviews

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Man what a great atmosphere. Place could be great, but the speed of service is mind boggling slow. There are only a handful of folks here and it was atleast 20 mins for the first round .. ugh

Thank coachcg2000
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Since I last went there the prices have gone up dramatically no big deal, but when your price goes up and your service goes down hill that is a terrible combination. When we got seated we didn't get our order taken until 20 minutes later....More

Thank Jokr151
Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

I had the brisket sandwich. Brisket was moist and not dry, very good. My only mild issue was the horseradish sauce was a little weak. The folks who were with me liked their meals too. Homemade barbecue chips were great. I have lived and traveled...More

Thank Seaford6
Reviewed 24 August 2016

I had a chance to check this place out with a friend not long ago and I like their menu. I ordered chicken dinner and it was well cooked and well seasoned. I also enjoyed their wine while watching the Rio Olympics on a big...More

Thank Depasco
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Our experience at this noisy, busy barbecue restaurant would have been okay, given that the food was pretty tasty and the portions were good. BUT - their customer service skills were disappointing, which basically ruined our dining experience. Here's what happened: First, I order a...More

Thank CaliforniaGal2013
Reviewed 28 July 2016

I first went to T-Rex not long after they opened -- which took a really really really long time, because the City of Berkeley inspectors battled the owners long and hard about atmospheric pollution until the scrubbers went to a stratospheric (and costly) standard. That's...More

Thank Paul S
Reviewed 2 June 2016

A fun local hangout with beers, cocktails and a varied pub menu. The food was very good. It has 2 floors and several TVs. The waitstaff is easy going. It can be noisy and is great for kids. The service can be slow at times.

Thank CAmom56
Reviewed 20 May 2016

split level restaurant serving full variety of barbecue. Love the beef ribs with spicy sauce. also a good memphis style sauce. Excellent poptato sides

Thank Kevin M
Reviewed 13 May 2016

We enjoyed a late afternoon lunch here. It was pretty quiet and the service was satisfactory but the food was really good. The deep-fried oysters were cooked just right and the batter was crisp. I had the Texas brisket; I was given a choice of...More

Thank Dale W
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Our family came here on a Friday evening for a nice meal and were horribly disappointed by the terrible service and subpar food. Dishes came out at different times for the seven of us, the waitress was snooty and the busboy quite rude. The crabcakes...More

Thank Christopher K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1300 10th St, Berkeley, CA 94710-1510
    (Gilman Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-527-0099
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