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Since 1951, La Val's has stood the test of time as Berkeley's longest-running restaurant in operation today. With an unwavering commitment to high-quality, handmade, affordable fare that has kept the campus and surrounding community happily fed for generations, La Val's is a modern classic.

La Val's History & Approach

La Val's has always featured a wide array of menu items — enjoy pizzas, pastas, sandwiches, salads, calzones, and more. To drink, we have a full range of beer, wine, and soft drinks, always with amazing local brews on tap. And all of this at affordable prices!

We also offer a gluten-free crust and plant-based cheese. Plus we have a Happy Hour every day with unique menu items. Truly something for everyone. And did we mention fast delivery in Berkeley? Explore our menus:

Happy Hour

La Val's caters to wherever you are, and we also have space to accommodate groups from 8–100 people at the restaurant! Enjoy special pricing as well — keeping your group happy and you under budget.


La Val's Subterranean is a 60-seat venue with a storied past, located right down a flight of stairs inside the restaurant. The former home of Shotgun Players and Impact Theatre, The Sub is now run by Theatre Lunatico (photo above courtesy of Theatre Lunatico).

The Sub