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Burma Superstar

4721 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-2023
+1 510-652-2900
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“coconut rice” (46 reviews)
“rainbow salad” (17 reviews)
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Asian, Burmese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4721 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-2023
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a bit of an effort to lunch here -- being a reasonable walk away from the Oakland DMV where we had business to complete and then at the venue we had a 15 minute wait before we could be seated. But it was...More

Thank rh24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is a reason people are lined up outside Burma Superstar every evening: the food is more than worth the wait. Good size portions, delicious and beautiful plates, friendly servers, at a reasonable price. My only criticism is the decibel level -- LOUD. Hard to...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A former business colleague of over twenty years and I discussed family planning issues in this comfortable and casual place. We had considerable number of subjects to cover and the staff allowed us to have a quiet corner table and stay between the lunch and...More

Thank Michael_7X7
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Have visited many times for lunch and dinner. Timing important if you don't want to wait. Have never felt rushed to release a table; however, am sensitive to others waiting and do not linger after the meal. Service, on occasion has been spotty; however, overall...More

Thank Robert E C
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The food can be tasty and good portions. The service can take awhile so don't go there if you are in a hurry. It's a neighborhood restaurant and my daughter used to live in that neighborhood so we went often.

Thank 22Janjim20
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Very versatile menu . For all appetites. Very friendly service even when super busy. Excellent salads and desserts.

Thank hum1234
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I had family in town and we needed to accommodate folks with food allergies. There were tasty vegan choices that worked for them. The noise level is too high for me, but my guests were happy.

Thank Jen J
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This restaurant is always crowded for good reason. There are so many awesome items on this menu, and the wait staff is eager to help and recommend. It's a great go to for something different. It does get quite loud, so try to go on...More

Thank Max4yarn
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Visited with friends in Oakland, stopped by Burma Superstar on a Sunday for lunch. We started with tea leaf salad, and rainbow salad, mixed tableside. Delicious medley of flavors. We followed with fiery chicken and tofu, with coconut rice. Yummy!! Shared a nice bottle of...More

Thank jennygirl57
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Plan to wait in line or be one of the first when they open. Don't miss the tea leaf salad or the coconut rice. Big portions to share and unique Burmese flavors. Love this place!

Thank kt352
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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11:30 - 15:00
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11:30 - 15:00
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11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4721 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, CA 94609-2023
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-652-2900
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