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Pasta Bene

2565 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-2917
+1 510-845-2363
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
2 May 2017
“Atsa Italian!”
18 Jan 2017
“Good food at a reasonable price”
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Pizza
2565 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-2917
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

Loved their Mahrgarita pizza, Ceasar salad was classic, all our pasta dishes were D-lish & generous in portion. The penne w/pesto was a gem. We got the Tiramisu & weren't disappointed.

Thank AronERoss
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

This is a little away from the main UC Berkeley drag but is worth a walk. The dining room is nice, the service is very good, the prices are very reasonable, especially given that it is almost proper table service (not quasi-self-service as many other...More

Thank Rónán K
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We recently were in the Bay Area for some family business and had dinner at Pasta Bene. The food, service and prices were amazing. I would visit here again when in the area.

Thank btworld
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We ended up liking it, though we felt rushed on arrival at 9:30P for a 10P close time. Ultimately, they were very accommodating.

Thank Melissa P
Reviewed 4 March 2015

We went for the 2nd time a couple of weeks ago. Its getting a 3 star because it is just average and too garlicky. For me, it would probably be more of a 2.5. The first time we went, I ordered Chicken Piccata which was...More

Thank SusanM05
Reviewed 25 September 2014

Kind of hard to find, away from main drag of UC Berkeley. Located among many storefronts, but worth it. Not fancy-schmancy , but down home Italian food like my Mom used to make & the prices are VERY reasonable.We have been there several times when...More

Thank Cindi8
Reviewed 29 July 2014 via mobile

Authentic Italian Walk in Grab a menu and ponder your meal. So much to choose from. I requested the Eggplant ( which is offered as an appetizer) with a side of linguini. It was superb. Friendly, prompt waite staff. Food was served in under 15...More

Thank MissionTexasSharon
Reviewed 16 July 2014

I wanted to come back to Pasta Bene on this most recent trip to San Francisco, so we had dinner here one night. I ordered the same dish as the last time, a Pasta Bolognese and again, I thought it was very good - just...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 20 April 2014

Visiting Berkeley on business, walked by and went in for early dinner. WOW, that was a good choice. The food was great, the portions were the right size and the price was outstanding.

Thank Pat W
Reviewed 25 March 2014

I enjoyed eating at Pasta Bene. The food is really tasty and the portions are of good size. You order at the counter and then your food it brought to you, so it's like fast-food Italian. I ordered Carciofi e Pollo (chicken and vegetables over...More

Thank Ljhoiland
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2565 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-2917
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-845-2363
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