Top Five Reasons to Do Berkeley Restaurant Week

March Munch Madness Tips Off March 24

Berkeley Restaurant Week (#BRW22) tips off March 24-April 4 with a basketball-inspired theme, “March Munch Madness,” and creative offers from the city’s all-star restaurants.

More than 50 local restaurants are set to “hoop it up” with special value “MMMmenus.” Berkeley Restaurant Week “March Munch Madness” will offer tiered pricing options: “Lay Up” offers range from $10-$20; “Jump Shot” offers go from $20-$30; “Three Pointer” offers range from $30-$40; and “Full Court Press” offers are $40+.

For the full list of participating restaurants and menus see

Here are five reasons not to sit on the bench during #BRW22:

1. Quality Cuisine

Create your dining dream team from BRW Hall of Famers like Julia’s, Zino, Berkeley Boathouse, COMAL, Gather, Eureka, Riva Cucina, La Marcha, Agrodolce and more.

2. Somewhere New

Restaurant Week rising stars include Study Hall, the new rooftop restaurant and bar at the Residence Inn by Marriott Berkeley, D’yar Mediterranean Cuisine, Sistory Thai Kitchen, Yifang Taiwan Fruit Tea, Humbowl, Heroic Italian, and Abstract Table.

3. Menus

All menus are posted on individual restaurant pages here. Scroll down to specific restaurants, click the blue DETAILS tab, and get ready to start salivating.

4. Free App

Launching this week in partnership with Visit Berkeley, MOPO is a new mobile app that helps locals and visitors find unique, meaningful and local things to do. In the MOPO #BRW22 showcase, users can find participating restaurants and menus, hear about the hottest spots in the app’s social feed, and find additional things to do in Berkeley while in town to munch. Users of the MOPO app can also enter the contest to win a $200 Berkeley Bucks card. Install the free app and explore the #BRW22 showcase:

5. Contests

Restaurant gift cards, Berkeley Bucks, more -- follow Visit Berkeley's official Instagram to get the deets on #BRW22 contests.