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Cafe M

1799 4th St, Berkeley, CA 94710-1741
+1 510-526-4429
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (13 reviews)
“crepes” (7 reviews)
“potatoes” (10 reviews)
Closes in 13 min
08:00 - 16:00All hours
American, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
1799 4th St, Berkeley, CA 94710-1741
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Reviewed yesterday

We had breakfast 2 or 3 times in the first year or so after M opened. It was very good if a little pricey. But when we tried it again recently, we found that it has apparently suffered the fate of nearly all eateries: costs...More

Thank paulrudenia
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Loved the breakfast...especially the extensive menu and terrific food. Was very pleased with the menu selection . I disagreed with the person that said this cafe was pricey; we had come across many more expensive breakfasts in Berkeley. Service could have been a bit faster....More

Thank 27Jazz27
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Fairly good but servings could be offered in smaller sizes. Good flavors but pricey. Nice patio seating away from crowds.

Thank OneFunTraveler
Reviewed 10 July 2017

While visiting Berkeley I had lunch here twice. The first time I had one of the best grilled-cheese sandwiches I've ever had! On my next visit, I ordered a large green salad with grilled salmon. So fresh, so satisfying. The service was great; from the...More

Thank Martin M
Reviewed 22 June 2017 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

1  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 9 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 3 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 1 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
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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