$$ • Italian

2514 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley
(510) 649-1031


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Paisan

Paisan/Longbranch has been one of our primary takeout spots for dinner during COVID times.  The food has been good, aside from a few forgotten items and the overly brined roasted chicken last week that tasted like the barely edible chicken I had at Longbranch several years ago.  Paisan's has not been like that at all.  But this review was prompted by tonight's dinner, which was fabulous.  This weekend is a fundraiser for the family of one of the cooks, whose family in full review
Abysmal service, some of the worst I have ever experienced.  Food is sometimes really good, sometimes really bad.  Even when the food is good, the service leaves such a bad taste in my mouth that it overshadows everything.  "Waiters"/cashiers (not sure of their exact role as they don't seem to do much) have foul attitudes especially the light skinned male with long hair and a baseball cap.  You have to go up to the register to order everything.  So you get up from your full review
Really nice back patio setup. Tables are spaced out well and they have some nice string lights to give it a really pretty vibe. Plates and utensils we're disposable for now, but I did get real cutlery for my steak.The food and drinks are great too. Got a ribeye that was perfectly cooked. My GF got the salmon which also was very good. Veggies we're fresh. Drinks were incredible. I got a pepper bourbon lemon drink that was spicy and tart, while my partner got a rosemary full review

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Monday 4 - 8PM
Tuesday 4 - 8PM
Wednesday 4 - 8PM
Thursday 4 - 8PM
Friday 4 - 8:30PM
Saturday 4 - 8:30PM
Sunday 4 - 8PM

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