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Gilman Grill

€€ - €€€American, Deli,
1300 4th St, Berkeley, CA 94710-1304
+1 510-524-2532
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
4 Feb 2018
“Top-notch diner”
1 Jun 2017
“A Great Find in an Industrial Neighborhood”
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American, Deli, Diner
€€ - €€€
1300 4th St, Berkeley, CA 94710-1304
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

This is one of the best places for breakfast in the area. They offer regular diner food, made with the best ingredients with excellent service and great prices. The omelets are particularly special.

Thank BStewart27
Reviewed 1 June 2017

My sister was visiting from the East and wanted to go to a Quilting store in Berkeley and that led me to Gilman Grill which is right next door! What a lovely find! This is actually my second breakfast here and it was first rate....More

Thank Harry W
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We often visit the Gilman Grill for breakfast or lunch with friends. The menu is very extensive, prices fair, and service always friendly. It is a laid back 'old Berkeley' kind of place where one can sit and read or just chill with some coffee....More

1  Thank rkgood
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Great little cafe tucked away in the backstreets! Fast friendly service with a smile! We had the Denver Omelette and Gillman Potatoes. Food is a large portion for a very reasonable price! Great place for breakfast and lunch with breakfast being served till 3 pm....More

Thank ralphbart
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

A small place , old fashioned service ! When I'm in the area, a really good place for breakfast .neighborhood feel, becoming a tradition!

Thank Andre S
Reviewed 28 June 2015

I frequently eat breakfast here when I am in the Bay Area. The service is friendly, food good, coffee good, and served fast. Also, while busy, it is not overly crowded It is located just off HWY 80, and easily reached from the freeway. You...More

Thank zip98221
Reviewed 2 June 2015

This is a local filled small cafe in an industrial area near Hiway 80.The staff is incredibly friendly and efficient,perhaps the fastest service ever!The Acme bread they serve many sandwiches on is superior.Coming East on Gilman and turning on 4th,cafe on corner. Leaving the cafe,turn...More

Thank cassidyrogers
Reviewed 30 December 2014

This is a neighborhood coffee shop, nothing pretentious, friendly, good for what it is: omelettes, burgers, lattes etc. I am always happy to have lunch here, and always greeted with a smile. Nice to have an oasis of sanity in an ocean of pretentious eateries...interesting...More

Thank Harold_Davis
Reviewed 16 February 2014

Our dear friends recommended this eatery. Good hidden gem among busy streets – University and 4th Streets Not loud or pretentiousness here. Just good folks, good service and good food. We ordered: Lamb burgers with fries – 2 orders Fresh Corned beef Hash with scrambled...More

Thank Flounder B
Reviewed 8 August 2013 via mobile

Hungarian mushroom soup makes this breakfast and sandwiche joint worth a trip. My baked eggplant sandwich rocked. Lotsa locals here and a very cute wait staff. $7 to 8 for most sandwiches or burgers. Campy atmosphere near hippyville. Go, but be careful of the offerings...More

Thank Chuck N
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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$8
American, Deli, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1300 4th St, Berkeley, CA 94710-1304
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-524-2532
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