$$ • Italian, Pizza

1556 Solano Ave, Berkeley
(510) 558-9000


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Cugini

Lovely family-owned restaurant. Every staff member was super friendly and attentive. They have an open brick oven where you can see the chef making pizzas. They have indoor and outdoor dining and they leave windows and doors open for proper air ventilation. Bring a jacket because it can get cold. We ordered the calamari. Margherita pizza with sausage. Clams w/ linguini, the scallop pasta (special), and the manicotti. For desserts, we ordered the bomboloni (basically ice full review
I see a bunch of 4 star reviews with outstanding comments so not sure what is going on, lol. I'm going to be brave and say it's 5/5! Honestly, I am very picky when it comes to Italian food. The only reason I tried this place is because I was dying for a lava cake and Cugini popped up on the search. I took a risk and tried it out and I am so glad I did! It's located in a cute little neighborhood, not too busy and nice ambience. Great customer service and good food. So far I' full review

This place is some ways better than the food we had in Italy. Great food, friendly staff, yummy deserts, got to try their Bombbolino!!!! good wines....Short of staff at the moment, but still worth the visit, great for lingering with asecond glass of chianti!! Cheers.

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Monday Closed
Tuesday 11:30AM - 9PM
Wednesday 11:30AM - 9PM
Thursday 11:30AM - 9PM
Friday 11:30AM - 9PM
Saturday 11:30AM - 9PM
Sunday 11:30AM - 9PM

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