Imperial Tea Court – Authentic, Organic, Delicious…

by Eve Fox for Garden of Eating Blog on June 19, 2010

It’s been a while since I’ve reviewed a restaurant. And since my days here in Berkeley are numbered, I figured I’d best hop to it.

The Imperial Tea Court is one of my favorite restaurants in the East Bay. Luckily, for me, it also happens to be a five minute walk from my house.

Tucked at the back of the surprisingly well-designed and pleasant Epicurious Garden food court at 1511 Shattuck Avenue (just up the block from Chez Panisse), this tiny restaurant feels bigger than it is, thanks to the complex’s shared outdoor seating.

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