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Angeline's Louisiana Kitchen

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2261 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-1432
+1 510-548-6900
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11:30 - 21:00
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Sun 11:30 - 21:00
Mon 17:30 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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58 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very special and authentic place, fits so well to Berkley's vibe. The food is delicious and the energy is great! We started with Hush Puppies - so good! Buttermilk Fried Chicken - best chicken ever! Baby Back Ribs - must order! Can't wait to go back!

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Thank Marina K
Berkeley, California
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523 reviews
202 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 241 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I came here with my nearly two year old son on a downtown Berkeley adventure. It was a bit of an atypical dining experience but we had a good time and I think the wait staff were amused to see what was a bit of an unusual family unit (a middle aged man and his toddler son out on a... More 

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Thank Retinol13
Madrid, Spain
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65 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Food is absolutely delicious. The Ribs and the Mac n Cheese cannot be missed. Great Jambalaya (hot!). Bookings are highly recommended, especially for large groups.

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Thank RoMaurino
Oakland, California
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93 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had dinner here the past week. I had the "boneless southern fried chicken" (read chicken strips) which were moist. The sides - blue lake green beans and yams were served at room temperature. My wife had the gumbo (we played a game trying to find the shrimp in the gumbo). Service was atrocious -- well below... More 

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Thank Peter O
Sao Paulo, SP
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing Louisiana food! This is by far the best restaurant in Berkeley. Jambalaya and buttermilk chicken are awesome. The deserts are also incredible. Definitely worth the extra calories.

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Thank Roberto_Lambauer
Stockton, California
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a yummy dinner before a performance at Zellerbach Hall. We did not have reservations - should have called ahead and save a 20 minute wait. We ordered the Oysters Bordelaise, Gumbo, Jambalaya, Buttermilk Fried Chicken, Creole Pecan Pie and Beignets. All dishes were delicious. Once ordered, the food arrived after about a 10-15 minute wait. Because we were going... More 

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Thank Aeko Y
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is close to my place. So, I go there several times per year. The food is really great, e.g. the fried chicken, creole shrimp, mac&cheese, dessert - all outstanding. BUT, it is always packed and the room is quite tall, so it gets really loud, to the degree that you have to start yelling and it is hard... More 

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Thank Peter W
Berkeley, California
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74 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

This place tends to be very packed, but they do take reservations! We had reservations for a group of 7, and we had a great time. The hush puppies were good and I had a gumbo type dish. It's a unique place in Berkeley and easily accessible by BART.

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Thank K H
Los Angeles
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64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Went on a Tuesday for lunch between Christmas and New Years. No wait. Good hush puppies, like cornbread with a little spicy bite. Fried chicken breast was tasty, spice was in the sauce. Generous portion of greens with the house salad. Also ordered a side of mac and cheese, creamy taste. Strawberry lemonade had some bubbles in it. Overall, a... More 

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Thank GiantsFanLosAngeles
Fairfax County, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

Friendly staff, trendy building, and, above all else, the absolute best jambalaya I have ever had in my life. The rest of my party had different dishes that they could not stop raving about. This is one of the best restaurants I have been to in California. I can not say enough about how great this place is.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cajun & Creole
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
17:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2261 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704-1432
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Berkeley
  • Phone Number: +1 510-548-6900

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?