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The Refined Palate

19 Orinda Way, Orinda, CA 94563-4400
+1 925-566-4877
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24 Oct 2015
“Burma in the burbs”
17 Jul 2015
“great flavors, nice service”
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$$ - $$$
19 Orinda Way, Orinda, CA 94563-4400
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Reviewed 25 October 2015

There aren't many Burmese restaurants in the East Bay and San Francisco so was surprised to see this pop up in a former deli location in Orinda. Rumor is the owner formerly owned Burma Superstar but he wasn't in so I haven't asked yet. The...More

Thank Sharon D
Reviewed 18 July 2015

pleasantly surprised to find Burmese food in the 'burbs. Tea Leaf salad is a unique and tasty combination of flavors and textures, the fish chowder was nicely done, and the pork in the pork with mango chutney was tender and tasty although a bit saltier...More

Thank LilyCatsMom
Reviewed 24 May 2015

We ate there last night for the first time and followed our instincts -- based on our successful history of ordering Korean, Vietnamese, Japanese, Chinese, Indian, Himalayan and Thai with ease -- with mixed results. The chicken soup was good, the tamarind seafood dish was...More

Thank JHugener
Reviewed 1 May 2015

We have tried almost every restaurant in Orinda, and very few are worth a second trip, except The Refined Palate. The food is very fresh, interesting, and expertly prepared. I didn't know much about Burmese food when we tried it, but I am so glad...More

Thank lizbowens
Reviewed 22 March 2015

wonderful food, great prices, sweet down home place. tasty, unique burmese dishes, kind staff, nice addition.

Thank j b
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  • Address: 19 Orinda Way, Orinda, CA 94563-4400
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orinda
  • Phone Number: +1 925-566-4877
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