We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

King Yen Restaurant

2995 College Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705-2215
+1 510-845-1286
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good30%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
14 May 2018
“Great lunch at a reasonable price”
3 Nov 2017
“OMG, the Hunan Beef”
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
2995 College Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705-2215
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (23)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

My sister brought us here for lunch. We had the pan fried noodles, chicken with asparagus and prawns with green beans. The pan fried noodles was a lunch special so it came with a small salad and egg drop soup which was quite good and...More

Thank krazykane
Reviewed 20 March 2018

first time here, it was excellent ! food was not greasy and very tasty! reasonably priced. will go back. loved it!

Thank margaritadaisy4
Reviewed 9 March 2018

The service is always top notch. The soup are great. We always order several dishes and share. The dishes are very ample for sharing. If you are looking for great Chinese food this the place to go.

Thank ChezRenard
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

I have loved this restaurant for 30+ years. The owners and the wait staff is exceptionally kind. I love the food and they are very tolerant of food sensitivities, allergies, and dislikes.

Thank Travelingbear1000
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I've been here for both lunch and dinner, and I have been happy with both experiences. Simply due to the part of Berkeley I live in, this is not my immediate go-to, but when I am in the area I enjoy eating here. The staff...More

Thank cjm77
Reviewed 3 May 2017

It's been years since I've been to King Yen, but they didn't disappoint then and they don't now. The best Chinese food (in my opinion other than Yang Chow). The food is always delicious and fresh and plentiful. This is a great place for groups...More

Thank Monie_Lov3
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We live very close to this neighborhood, so it is easy to call one of the many restaurants for takeout. Our favorite here for a light supper is the sizzling rice soup. It is very low fat and has plenty of shrimp and chicken, as...More

Thank 2calgrads
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Just another average "Chinese" restaurant that doesn't serve anything Chinese people eat. Wonderful staff and excellent service, but the food is just your average quick, uninteresting stuff.

Thank Randall B
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Had been to King Yen a couple of times and enjoyed the excellent food and service. This past week-end we had a group of 13 and the staff at this restaurant did a beautiful job of accommodating us. We were given a separate section, away...More

Thank Bizplan
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Very much enjoyed a light lunch at this quite large Chinese restaurant right on College Avenue. The service was excellent, the food well prepared and the nearby conversations interesting because ... it is Berkeley!

Thank TravelbeeSantaFe_NM
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 20 hotels in Berkeley
Rose Garden Inn
403 reviews
.70 km away
Claremont Club & Spa, A Fairmont Hotel
1,622 reviews
.99 km away
Graduate Berkeley
822 reviews
1.33 km away
Bancroft Hotel
126 reviews
1.44 km away
Nearby Restaurants
La Mediterranee
133 reviews
.16 km away
Ici Ice Cream Shop
92 reviews
.12 km away
Trattoria La Siciliana
152 reviews
.02 km away
Nabolom Bakery & Pizzeria
24 reviews
.24 km away
Nearby Attractions
Shattuck Avenue
145 reviews
1.17 km away
Claremont Canyon Regional Preserve
6 reviews
1.07 km away
Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology
14 reviews
1.47 km away
The Fairmont Spa at the Claremont
36 reviews
.84 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from King Yen Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2995 College Ave, Berkeley, CA 94705-2215
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-845-1286
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;