Soulful Chinese Cuisine

Traditional Fare × Creative Flavor


Tai San Restaurant serves comforting Chinese food using the freshest ingredients that warms both the soul and the stomach.

Photos by TAI SAN REstaurant


Tai San Restaurant is a small, family-owned Chinese restaurant that has been in business since 1987. Named after one of the Five Great Mountains located in the Shandong province of China, Tai San is a humble establishment located in the heart of South Berkeley, right on Telegraph just 0.6 miles south of UC Berkeley campus.

Tai San provides fast and friendly service and serves a variety of Chinese dishes spanning from the traditional to the more adventurous palate.  Planning for a large group gathering?  Contact us for large party dining options.




(510) 841-6806


2811 Telegraph Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94705


M-Sat 11am–9:30pm
Sun 4pm-9:30pm


Online Ordering for PICK UP & Delivery

Online ordering for pick up or delivery is available through Eat24 on Yelp.  Please note that delivery service is only available within the City of Berkeley between 4:30 and 9:30 pm.  We offer free delivery for orders of $30 or more.


Reservations, Catering & events

Walk-in seating is encouraged for parties of all sizes.  Planning for a special occasion or group dining event to celebrate a special life moment such as a end-of-year banquet, graduation, birthday, engagement, rehearsal dinner, anniversary, or retirement?  We are able to accommodate banquet/large group reservations and deliver large orders within Berkeley for off-site events such as corporate functions, campus activities, and private gatherings.  

Please use the online reservation tool below, or call (510) 841–6806 during business hours to make a reservation or to inquire about catering.

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