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Burma Superstar

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1345 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-4533
+1 510-522-6200
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11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Alameda, California
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Love this little gem, just wish it was more spacious. It is always jammed! I crave the tea leaf salad and always order that but many of the vegetable dishes are top notch as well. The noodle dishes are not quite as tasty.

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Thank Treetag
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The title says it all. Get the tea leaf salad- it's yummy and unique. It's not large and usually crowded, so plan accordingly.

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Thank David B
Alameda, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very popular restaurant - best to get there during early hours, or you will have a wait. Great salads and appetizers.

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Bay Area
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went late afternoon hoping there wasn't a crowd and we lucked out. Everything was so fresh and delicious and the salads are truly masterpieces. Love this place.

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Thank amw53
Northern California
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Burma Superstar for lunch with a friend. I definitely enjoyed my food and th wait staff was friendly. I would probably go back but in the end I was a bit disappointed. The good: We shared the yellow bean tofu appetizer in garlic sauce and it was truly amazing. I would return for this item alone. The... More 

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San Francisco
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just another fabulous experience. Fresh & unique flavors you're unlikely to find anywhere else in the Bay Area other than the World famous original on Clement in San Francisco. This one is more modern yet still cozy tiny and with the same remarkable service. Salads & Curry's are my fav's. Had mango & Tea leaf but still looking forward to... More 

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Nokomis, Florida
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73 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was taken here while on a visit to my daughter's who at the time lived in Alameda so this was a favorite of hers. And I wish I lived closer! We had a wonderful meal. We did have to wait a bit but it went quickly. We started with a spicy calamari dish which was very good and had... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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118 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's very rare for me to give five stars to a restaurant but this certainly deserves it. It's a small, crowded place and you will have to wait at least 15-20mins for a table but it is definitely worth the wait! All the dishes we tried were authentic, tasty and very well made. I've been to Burma and although this... More 

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San Jose, California
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67 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

you need to go early as it is very popular. Even with reservations you sign your name on a list and wait for a table in a very small restaurant. Once seated be prepared for a very unique and tasty feast. It is a very noisy high energy crowd so not a quiet romantic place but food is great. Much... More 

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Thank Doug M
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Great food, very busy, closes between 3-5pm. If they hadn't closed at that tie I would have gone again during my stay.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Burmese, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1345 Park St, Alameda, CA 94501-4533
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alameda
  • Phone Number: +1 510-522-6200

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?