Conga Lounge

5422 College Ave, Oakland , CA
(510) 463-2681
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During the 1940s and 1950s new bars and nightclubs began to pop up across the US, attempting to capture a South Seas flavor by sporting exotic Polynesian style dcor, food and ambience.

Although the first tiki bar opened in Los Angeles, the movement reached a fever pitch when Victor Bergeron transformed his little bar on San Pablo and 65th, Hinky Dinks into Trader Vics. He shook up a popular drink and named it Mai Tai (Tahitian for out of this world)

In the years that followed, Oakland became a hot bed of Tiki culture. It became home not only to Trader Vics and his Mai Tai, but Zombie Village (kitty corner to Vics) and Bali Hai (325 20th street) These bars are no more, but we now are proud to introduce