800 Heinz Avenue,
Berkeley CA 94710
p (510) 841-7482
f (510) 649-5075


Tues - Fri 11:30-2:30

Fri - Sat 5:30-9:30
Tues - Thurs: 5:30-9:00

What's New

> This Thursday, 4/30, marks our 8th year of being open! To celebrate, we will be offering our Riva Sangiovese for $8 a glass and we will give 100% of the proceeds to help bring clean water to those affected by the Nepal earthquake. Our hearts are full of gratitude for the support of our staff, guests, family and friends that have made this adventure possible. Grazie mille!

> Please visit our new catering website: RivaCucinaCatering.com. We'd love to cater your next event!

> Read our recent review in the Napa Valley Regiter! Riva Cucina: Authentic Italian

> Our thanks to the Michelin Guide for recommending us once again!

> We are honored to have received an "extraordinary to perfection" Zagat rating of 26.

> Many thanks to our OpenTable Diners' Choice Winner for rating us a Top 10 East Bay Italian Restaurant, Best Ambiance and Best Service.

> Join us for corkage-free Wednesday nights.

> Riva Cucina is a certified Bay Area Green Business.

> Stay up to date on all things Riva via our Facebook and Twitter pages.

We accept online reservations for dinner only. Should your desired dinner time not be available online, please feel free to call us at 510 841 7482, as we will do our best to accomodate you over the phone. Lunch reservations may be made for parties of five or more. Please call the restaurant directly to book any lunch reservations.