I have loved this restaurant for 30+ years. The owners and the wait staff is exceptionally kind. I love the food and they are very tolerant of food sensitivities, allergies, and dislikes.
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I've been here for both lunch and dinner, and I have been happy with both experiences. Simply due to the part of Berkeley I live in, this is not my immediate go-to, but when I am in the area I enjoy eating here. The staff...More
It's been years since I've been to King Yen, but they didn't disappoint then and they don't now. The best Chinese food (in my opinion other than Yang Chow). The food is always delicious and fresh and plentiful. This is a great place for groups...More
We live very close to this neighborhood, so it is easy to call one of the many restaurants for takeout. Our favorite here for a light supper is the sizzling rice soup. It is very low fat and has plenty of shrimp and chicken, as...More
Just another average "Chinese" restaurant that doesn't serve anything Chinese people eat. Wonderful staff and excellent service, but the food is just your average quick, uninteresting stuff.
Had been to King Yen a couple of times and enjoyed the excellent food and service. This past week-end we had a group of 13 and the staff at this restaurant did a beautiful job of accommodating us. We were given a separate section, away...More
Very much enjoyed a light lunch at this quite large Chinese restaurant right on College Avenue. The service was excellent, the food well prepared and the nearby conversations interesting because ... it is Berkeley!
Located on College Ave just a short distance from the University of California at Berkeley, this small restaurant is on a street of eclectic shops and restaurants. Even on a busy Friday evening, our small party was seated quickly. The menu is what I call...More
Charles was a terrific host--helped plan the menu, there is a side room that can be reserved for a large party. The food is good; not too fancy or expensive;lots of choice; good location, but mainly its all the parts together that moved me to...More
In an area of superb Asian food, King Yen offers good but not exceptional Chinese food. On the other hand, visiting from outside of SF, we find the food quite good. The wait staff was friendly and relatively attentive. The star of the menu was...More