Final Four Reasons to Do Berkeley Restaurant Week

March Munch Madness Tips Off March 23

Berkeley Restaurant Week (#BRW23) tips off March 23-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 expected 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 growing list of participating restaurants and menus see

Here are four reasons not to sit on the bench during #BRW23:

1. Crush Quality Cuisine

Create your dining dream team from BRW Hall of Famers like Julia’s, Zino, Berkeley Boathouse, Gather, Henry's at Graduate Berkeley, Riva Cucina, La Marcha, Agrodolce and other top stars.

2. Try Somewhere New

Restaurant Week rising stars include Game On Berkeley, Rush Bowls, Las Cabañas Mexican Grill & Taqueria, The Xocolate Bar, Study Hall (the rooftop restaurant and bar at the Residence Inn by Marriott Berkeley), Pizzeria Da Laura, Three Stone Hearth, and many more. It's a deep bench!

3. Dive into Menu Metrics

All menus will be posted on individual restaurant pages by mid-March here. Scroll down to specific restaurants, click the blue DETAILS tab, and get ready to start salivating.

4. Catch a Culinary Crossover

This year, several libation specialists are expected to join #BRW23 for creative crossover pairings with restaurants. More coming soon on these new collabs!