The Butcher’s Son

$$ • Vegan, American, Sandwich Shops

1954 University Ave, Berkeley
(510) 984-0818


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for The Butcher’s Son

I think TBS gets such high reviews because the food is vegan. If you judge it on its own merits the sandwiches are basic American large and sloppy fare with not a whole lot of finesse in the flavor (the mock meat wasn't particular exceptional either relative to other spots in the US and overseas). We found the service staff very efficient, friendly and hard-working on a busy weekend. Good overall, but not a standout.

Hello everyone, hope this review helps. My girlfriend and I spent the morning at grey whale cove just relaxing at the beach. We got hungry and my GF suggested on going to TBS. I've never been there before and I must say that the food is mighty tasty. I got the Chicken Parm sandwich with garlic fries and my GF got the A1 Steak and Potatoes with a Cesar salad. Everything is vegan so it's good for your health. I would definitely recommend this place to family and friends. When I' full review
First off I am about as far from a vegan as you can be and not be actively hostel to the whole thing, but I loved this restaurant! I had the "Fried Chiken" sandwich it had "cream cheese" and was served on the beagle of my choice which was onion. It was great, really incredibly delicious! I almost wish they didn't call it chicken or cream cheese so I wouldn't be thinking well the texture is a bit different and could just focus on how delicious it was. In addition to friendly full review

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Monday 11AM - 3PM
Tuesday 11AM - 3PM
Wednesday 11AM - 3PM
Thursday 11AM - 3PM
Friday 11AM - 3PM
Saturday 10AM - 4PM
Sunday 10AM - 4PM

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