Five is New American cuisine, with contemporary style. An original downtown Berkeley gathering spot, where you can experience great diversity of people, food, wine, and spirits in a striking, yet familiar setting.
"There were four of us dining, and the other three liked the food. However, my salad had walnuts in it that had not been completely shelled, and the romaine lettuce was still attached to very tough cores. The service was very slow and disorganized, and as at many places where the waiter knows that he has not rendered satisfactory service, he became attentive just before we left ."