2020 Shattuck Ave. Berkeley CA, 94704 (510) 926.6300
Hours
Sunday thru Thursday 5:30-10pm
Friday & Saturday 5:30-11pm
Front bar opens at 5pm nightly
Hours
Sunday thru Thursday 5:30-10pm
Friday & Saturday 5:30-11pm
Front bar opens at 5pm nightly

Comal included in Michael Bauer’s Top 100 Bay Area Restaurants list for the 5th straight year

Friday, April 28th, 2017

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“Chef Matt Gandin, who was the chef de cuisine at Delfina for five years, knows his way around the fire, creating a whole rotisserie chicken served with house-made salsa, black beans and red rice, and wood-grilled rock cod tacos with spicy pickled cabbage and avocado aioli. His enchiladas may be filled with butternut squash and chard; the quesadillas with mushrooms and goat stew.”

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Comal named 2012 runner-up in Michael Bauer’s “30 most important Bay Area restaurants of the last 30 years”

Monday, September 26th, 2016

“While the Mexican food served here is some of the best in the Bay Area and the warehouse-sized space is impressive, it’s the noise that created the buzz. Owner John Paluska was the longtime manager of the rock band Phish, and he took heed of one of diners’ major complaints and brought in Myer Sound to orchestrate the decibel level, making the entire warehouse space feel like one big noise-canceling headphone. It has helped spark an awareness among other restaurants that they need to consider noise abatement in designs.”

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Comal included in SF Chronicle Critic Michael Bauer’s Top 100 List for 4th Consecutive Year

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

“Tortillas are made on the premises and familiar items are noticeably elevated, whether it’s vibrant guacamole or crisp tortilla chips that shatter in layers. Empanadas may be filled with chorizo and potato; enchiladas are plump with duck in guajillo salsa. The surprise in tamales may be chile-citrus braised brisket.”

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Michael Bauer includes Comal’s chile relleno in his “Favorite Dishes of the Week” list

Monday, February 15th, 2016

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Michael Bauer of SF Chronicle names Comal one of the Top 100 Bay Area Restaurants for the third straight year

Friday, May 15th, 2015

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Screen Shot 2015-05-15 at 1.26.50 PMYou can read the full article here.