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Saul's Restaurant and Deli

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1475 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709-1410
+1 510-848-3354
08:00 - 22:00
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San Francisco, CA
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Saul's deli has been just about my favorite breakfast spot in the East Bay for over ten years. Their food has always been very tasty though a bit pricier than other places and slightly smaller portions. However, it is very popular and often requires a bit of a wait, especially on the weekends. The last few times I have eaten... More 

Thank travelSanFrancisco
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place for sandwiches and other jewish food. Food is great, but over priced. Huge portions. Great deli. Parking is hard to find.

Thank Sharon K
Eureka, California
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good classical sandwiches at fair prices. Nice pickles. Service was good, atmosphere good. Would recommend for a Deli Sandwich meal.

Thank EurekaJSK
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Saul's pastrami on Acme bread! How could you beat it? By ordering chopped liver as the other half of the half and half. With a knish on the side. All delicious and served expertly and with a smile!

Thank Doroteamx
Olympia, Washington
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184 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016

I love a good Reuben. Excellent Pastrami and Rye bread. A nice fresh green salad with lettuce and Arugula. My sister got the Latkes and Lox. also excellent. Service is friendly. Prices are reasonable. The East Bay Mud is a wonderful dessert that I have had before. It is huge. I didn't have room for it tonight.

Thank schota1
Berkeley, California
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59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Great location in the heart of the Gourmet Ghetto. Really good New York style Jewish comfort food. Can be really busy in the middle of the day on nice weekends, so try to come during off hours.

Thank M L
Bengaluru, India
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191 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Found it as a recommended place in a local directory. Not sure if it falls in Gourmet category in the Ghetto, but it certainly was excellent as a Deli. Had the latke and matzo ball soup, both delicious. Lovely outdoor patio to sit in on a sunny day!

Thank RamSRam
Concord, California
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278 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We ate here recently after having promised ourselves a "deli" experience for some time. It was an early weekday evening, and they weren't crowded, so, imagine our amazement that when we ordered latkes, they told us they were out! Not off to a promising start, my vegetarian husband searched around for another item, and settled on an egg salad sandwich--... More 

Thank N_skier
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Sauls is great for any meal. They have outstanding corned beef and pastrami sandwiches. Their corned beef hash is really good. The staff is friendly and attentive. They give you deli pickles to snack on with lunch and dinner. Parking can be a pain especially during peak hours. Sometimes there is a wait to be seated but typically no more... More 

Thank Visitingsandiego
Truckee, California
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325 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Have eaten here over the years. It is o.k. and is usually quite busy so some must like it. However, I ordered the egg salad sandwich which was soupy with mayo. Also the potato salad which was swimming in mayo. Won't say I won't go here again but if I'm in the neighborhood and nothing else is available, will try... More 

Thank sharon33191

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$15
American, Delicatessen, Kosher, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1475 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94709-1410
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-848-3354

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?