For over three decades, The Sardine Can has made dining at the historic Vallejo Waterfront a tradition for locals, out-of-towners, regulars and first-timers. Our chefs prepare dishes using fresh sustainable seafood, and we feature live jazz in the ev... more
The Slanted Door stands out because of its modern design, open kitchen, small menu,  riesling driven wine list categorized by flavor and body, and high quality teas served by the pot.  Owner Charles Phan was drawn to the City Center Bishop... more
Our Culinary Vision at Spice Monkey is to be a fun and friendly place where we serve ethnically interesting, fresh seasonal dishes made from scratch with high-quality ingredients. The menu is mix of the exotic and world comfort foods incorporating sp... more
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Chicago-style deep-dish pizza and a full bar. more
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You have just found Oakland’s best kept secret.  The Terrace Room is known to many as a little gem, tucked inside The Lake Merritt Hotel with panoramic views of the mesmerizing Lake Merritt. The beautiful, Art Deco building was built in 19... more
Concord's Premiere Venue For Live Rock Music! Now on Wednesdays, Fridays, Satrudays. Plus karaoke Sunday and Tuesday. Live DJs Thursday night. Entertainment begins at 9pm. 21 and Over only. more
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Nice patio.  Great place for food and drinks. more
Soul food and Southern style food in a relaxed atmosphere.  more
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Welcome to Trader Vic's Restaurant & Bar, where we deliever outstanding Tiki culture experience combined with delicious polynesian food and drinks!  Enjoy the one and only original Mai Tai. Trader Vic's is the perfect location with an outsid... more
TrueBurger opened in 2010 by two local Bay Area cooks, Greg Eng and Jason Low.  Our mission is to provide the community with a great product at a reasonable price. We use all natural, pasture raised beef (no hormones, no antibiotics) that is gro... more
TrueBurger opened in 2010 by two local Bay Area cooks, Greg Eng and Jason Low.  Our mission is to provide the community with a great product at a reasonable price. We use all natural, pasture raised beef (no hormones, no antibiotics) that is gro... more
This classic Delta restaurant and lounge has been an icon of island hospitality since 1953. We hand-cut our New York Steaks to any size you want and our hand-made to order burgers and salads will make you an instant return customer. TUGS offers a ful... more
A visit to Twig & Fig is sure to inspire those with paper lust! Visit our sweet little paperie to discover a fun collection of letterpressed & handmade cards, pens, stationery and organizing goodies. Getting married? Bar-mitzvah in your child'... more
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Right around the corner from the intersection of Broadway and Grand, Umami Burger's Oakland restaurant features some of the best burgers in the East Bay. Our full menu of house-ground, hand-formed burgers, topped with culinary-forward ingredients des... more
Uncle Yu's delivers Asian cuisine with a twist. more
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JOIN US and discover the under-appreciated, unsung wines of the world.  Our Underdog room is an urban Oasis (hosted on the grounds of the historic Concannon Vineyard boasting over 48 wines by the glass and a delicious food offering consisting of... more
Urbann Turbann is looking to add some masala to UC Berkeley’s northside restaurant scene.   Customers can customize their rice bowl or wrap with a choice of 7 different made-from-scratch main fillings, a variety of fresh organic p... more
From Chikara Ono (Delage, AS B-Dama), Utzutzu is one of the smallest sushi bars in the Bay Area, seating only 7 people. Hidden away, upstairs, on the main drag of Alameda, sushi chef Joji Nonaka and chef Asuka Uchida craft a set menu each night. more
A Spanish paella bar with a taverna menu currently available ONLY for special events and private bookings. Located minutes from downtown and Jack London Square in the Oakland warehouse district. more
Vic Stewart's is a classic steakhouse with interior fireplaces and a unique design.   Happy Hour is Sunday - Thursday, 4pm - 9pm in the Roddy Room. more
A friendly hometown place,, family friendly ,but also a good place to meet friends or business associates for breakfast or lunch. There is a full menu, something for everyone, you can't go wrong ordering because everything is tasty. more
Pool, Darts, Live Music, Good Food Every week at Vinnie's Monday:  Comedy Night Third Monday of the month 7:30pm Tuesday: Country Night Dance classes: 7:30 - 9pm Open dancing: 9 - 11pm Wednesday: Jam Night 9:30pm Thursday: Salsa Nigh... more
2008 BEST OF SILICON VALLEY Reader Survey Winner - Second Place Best Pho Plush Vung Tau serves Vietnam’s best-known dish in an elegant setting. But don’t let that stop you from slurping away. The beef noodle soup tastes better that way. -- Metro,... more
Ellen McCarty and Kevin Weinberg opened Walnut Creek Yacht Club in May of 1997 with the mission of bringing the finest and freshest from the sea to Walnut Creek.  Why do we call ourselves a yacht club?  Because we want to bring the atmosphe... more
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We are a wood-fired pizza and pasta joint with amazing salads and oysters. All organic, all local with a menu that changes all the time!  Two blocks from the Downtown Berkeley Bart station. more
Every great restaurant has a signature dish. At owner George Chen's pan-Asian Xanadu in Berkeley's 4th Street restaurant gulch, most folks will say that the Pao-Wok crispy chicken buried in sun-dried chilis ($11.75) is the stunner. Personally, I'd li... more
Xolo is our take on a Mission-style taqueria in downtown Oakland. Named after the hairless dogs that Frida Kahlo used to keep, Xolo is a fun and casual taqueria where you can eat on our patio, mezzanine, or in our large dining room, in an atmosphere... more
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From the front row to the back, there is not a bad seat in the jazz house of Yoshi's. Adorned with a top-of-the-line, custom designed Meyer sound system, a 1998 Steinway 9' Concert D grand piano, state-of-the-art lighting, an unparalleled breadth and... more
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At Z Café & Bar, we offer contemporary American fare. Our menu changes seasonally to provide flavors at their peak.The bar features over 100 vodka selection and a variety of hand shaken specialty martinis. more
Zemocha is known for its chocolate but also has great organic espresso, coffee & Tea. There is free internet WIFI access. more
An independent, locally-owned coffeehouse & roastery, located in San Leandro, California. The name, a Mexican-Spanish word meaning “town square” or “town center,” was chosen to reflect the goal of community building. more