2042 University Ave, Berkeley
(510) 704-0325


Reviews for Platano

I'm very sad Platano is temporarily closed due to COVID-19. Can't wait for it to open up again! Food: I ordered a pollo con queso pupusa, queso y frijoles pupusa, plantains, and a horchata. There's no photo because I inhaled the food it was so good. If you like spicy, I recommend asking for a side of their hot sauce. Fair warning that their horchata is different from the horchata many may be used to from Mexican restaurants as it is El Salvadorian. Ambiance: quaint full review
Loved the food at Plátano. As a Salvadoran it’s nice to see a restaurant that is dedicated to bringing traditional food to you. Came at lunch time for my father’s birthday to celebrate. Very heavy plates with handmade tortillas. Only issue I had is towards the back of the restaurant it’s a bit dark and not a lot of lights turned on so it gives the restaurant a bit of a gloomy vibe. If more lights were turned on it would be a lot better, but the food is definitely full review
Great spot! Food is delicious and reasonably priced. The folks working here are kind and make a lovely environment to eat at. I have dined in and had one large catering order. Pick up was so easy and prompt. They had everything ready for me when I came to pick up the order. They helped me bring everything down the street to my car, the food was well packaged, and included all the good toppings and sides. Yummy! Everyone in the group was pleased and their food accommodates full review

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