$$$ • Izakaya

2130 Center St, Berkeley
(510) 655-1969


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Ippuku

What a great find. Friendly staff with great recommendation for beer - it was exactly what I wanted. The food was excellent, perfectly grilled and balanced seasoning. The restroom was clean which is a great sign for the level of cleanliness of this establishment. I have my dog with me so we got the cool seats at the open space right at the entrance, the floor was clean and she loved hanging out there with us as well. This location is a short 1 block from UC Berkeley what...read full review
Where to begin... this place is amazing! The ascetic of this place definitely reminds me of Japan. From the small booths to the larger floor tables to the sake on display it is definitely trendy but not overdone! For drinks we did the seasonal flight of sake, this rotates so it's great for trying new things! You get to try 3 different sakes for $10! The sake paired well with a nice cold asahi! For the food we ordered the following: *Kawa- chicken skin *Negima- thigh with leek...read full review
The sauces though! Miso Mayo & the Red Miso w/ Ryu Chili Oil were really different. The matcha salt was also one of our favorites. We had the following skewers: Chicken thigh, chicken neck, gizzards, pork belly, Wagyu rib cap. We had the grilled mochi wrapped in seaweed. The Kaarage with bone in was seasoned very well. My favorite dish was the Halibut sashimi! The sauce was delicious vinegered miso mixed with the Halibut and seaweed. We could not make up our mind on dessert so...read full review

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Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 5 - 9PM
Thursday 5 - 9PM
Friday 5 - 10PM
Saturday 5 - 10PM
Sunday 5 - 9PM

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