Tai San


2811 Telegraph Ave, Berkeley
(510) 841-6806


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Tai San

I have been coming to Tai San for years - they are wonderful, the food is delicious and it is my go-to for Chinese takeout. I am sad that they are closed while we are in this shelter-in-place period and I wanted to send a message the wonderful people at Tai San that we look forward to you opening soon - and to fellow diners to please be ready to come back to Tai San when they do! (They are currently targeting mid-April.)

Okay, it's difficult to tell which is the entrance door to this place, but it's worth getting in. Tai San has taken the place of the beloved but closed Lilly's over on Hopkins St for me, esp when we needed our cold remedy, Hot n Sour Soup. Not fancy, but excellent takeout Chinese comfort cooking. [My tinnitis precludes being able to eat in most restaurants, and home is more comfortable, anyway.] I can order our favorite standards [Moo Shoo Pork, Sechuan String Beans, Hot n Sour...read full review

This is not an upscale restaurant. If you'er looking for upscale Chinese in Berkeley, try Great Wall downtown. This IS a very pleasant, very reasonably priced place to have a nice dinner. Its not trendy: it reminds me of the American Chinese restaurants I went to with my parents in the 50's. But the food is good, portions are large, service is quick, and its great atmosphere.

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

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