Live music, upbeat, dancing and Jamaican food.   more
New World has high ceilings, with a light, open interior. One of the East Bay's best vegan restaurants. more
Nido in Oakland is a Mexican restaurant that draws its influence from the Central and Pacific Coast regions of the country.    Delicious in every way. The various margaritas offer something for almost everyone. Happy Hour:  3pm -... more
Nyum Bai in Oakland’s Fruitvale neighborhood brings Cambodian cuisine into the spotlight. And Chef Nite Yun is a Cambodian immigrant and rising star that’s been winning hearts with her menu centered around the foods and ingredients she gr... more
A classic spot for breakfast or lunch - good sandwiches.   Join us for Saturday & Sunday champagne brunch. more
Breakfast, lunch, Southen & Creole food. more
We provide natural/organic meats, breakfast plates, lunch specials, and Dinner specials. Handmade organic corn tortillas. more
Situated in the congenial East Bay neighborhood of Rockridge in the Market Hall, at the foot of the Oakland hills, Oliveto Cafe & Restaurant has a twofold identity: as a familiar Cafe -- hub of a busy neighborhood (downstairs) -- which serves informa... more
Hawaii is a melting pot of ethnic cultures and nowhere is this influence more profound than in its cusine: a fusion of Hawaiian, Japanese, Korean and American dishes. At Ono Hawaiian BBQ, we specialize in a delicious selection of "Plate Lunch" and ot... more
It's the place everyone's been talking about! Every table has a beautiful waterfront view. Live Entertainment: blues, R&B & jazz. Established in 1984 the Oyster Reef has been providing the finest cuisine to its patrons in a unique atmosphere that... more
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Paradise Park Cafe is the first cafe of the Park Life Cafe group to cross the bridge and it to North Oakland.   We are committed to working with local, family owned businesses that share our commitment to the community and a susta... more
The inside of the bar... has a pool table, juke box, a couple of TV’s and free popcorn for some non-drinking diversions... there’s a good size bar with plenty of seating, a few tables and a cool wall couch. - Bill Doyle, more
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Featuring flavors of North Africa, Sicily and Andalusia.  Always packed and happening, Penrose is one of the most beautiful bars in Oakland, in close competition with Starline Social Club. In addition to indoor palm trees, a sexy bar, live musi... more
Penrose has fast become one of Oakland's staples for amazing food and quality drinks. Their secret garden sits right next to the restaurant and will be in full-swing for the event, rain or shine!    Penrose is inspired by my great-great-gr... more
Our menu is out of this world.  It starts with our amazing pizzas.  We make pizza that you will find is among the best you have ever tasted.  Everything is hand-made and the recipes are completely unique.  Design your own pizza se... more
Tantalizing aromas, rich tastes, stimulating colors, layered textures, enveloping sounds. The tradition of the South. The sophistication of California cuisine. Vibrant cosmopolitan energy. Full-service bar and lounge with Southern Twists and classic... more
Full bar and a focus on thin crust pizza. more
We believe that taking part in this ritual is vital and deserving of the utmost respect to the plants and animals we choose to source and to you, our friends, family and customers. We also believe that this kind of eating, and sourcing of food has b... more
A pizzeria by Steve Aoki.   Now he's taking his brand to pizza. ~~~~~~~ From A big part of the reason may be that Pizzaoki is a delivery-only operation. There is no storefront to pay on site for slices or whole pies. Orders m... more
Cheap, yummy, greasy burgers.  Cash only. more
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Delicious ramen.  A nice bar selection.  No reservations.    more
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Rockridge Cafe has been part of the Oakland community for 40 years, serving homemade food since 1973. Indulge in any of our signature dishes including Rockridge Breakfast, Migas, Pumpkin Waffles, Challah or Croissant French Toast, Ricotta Pancakes an... more
Located in the heart of Jack London Square, Scott's Seafood restaurant has been the standard for fresh seafood in the Bay Area since 1976. With an incredible view of San Francisco and the Oakland waterfront, Scott's has been named the "Best Seafood R... more
Sequoia Diner is a little neighborhood mom-and-pop shop, tucked into the beautiful Laurel District in East Oakland. All of our eggs are organic and come from pasture raised chickens. We make everything from scratch, by hand- including our breads, pas... more
In Japan, ramen is comfort food. It's what you eat when you're looking for a completely satisfying, but casual experience. You pay in advance, so when you're finished, you get up and leave. You don't break the bank, it isn't a production, and it ta... more
Shinmai just recently opened a 100-person Japanese dining space in Uptown Oakland. The new spot offers both izakaya and ramen, two of Tokyo’s most popular culinary offerings. Patrons can order a series of casual bar bites, small plates or a ste... more
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A fun, late night place to get a bite - Egyptian, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern Food. And if you're out late, it's a cool scene, filled with music and food. more
Dinner served Wednesday - Sunday 5pm-9pm Sobo Ramen is a Japanese inspired Ramen restaurant located in the heart of Oakland's Chinatown. We serve comforting and unique noodles, assortment of Japenese inspired appetizers and bento boxes, Sobo Ram... more
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Vegan Soul Food Restaurant.  Our Goal Is To Provide Healthy Vegan Food To The Community. more
Happy Hour 4-6pm Weekdays Stay Gold Deli is an Italian-American Deli counter, Central Texas BBQ spot, grocer, restaurant, coffee shop, market, arcade, and beer garden. We offer a variety of specialty items, ranging from smoked meats to house-made... more
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Excellent food.   The shrimp tacos rock.   The tortillas are made in-house and melt in your mouth. The guacamole and chip starter is very nice.   The grilled corn will make you fall in love with corn on the cob all over again. If you... more
I definitely recommend El Farlito if you're in the area looking for a good burrito or quesadilla.  A great go-to spot. more
Los Comales is a family owned Taqueria serving Mexican cuisine. more
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Oakland has a surplus of beer gardens (Drake's, Lost and Found, The Trappist), but Telegraph is probably the funkiest. Every square inch is graffitied, decor includes old bike wheels and half of a GameStop electronic sign, there's a wallet-friendly s... more
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The Fat Lady Restaurant is known as one of Oakland's finest lunch and dinner houses, located in a restored 1884 Victorian just off Jack London Square. The Fat Lady also offers accommodations for a private and semi-private banquet rooms. more
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Forge features wood-fired cooking specializing in Neapolitan-style pizza and American classics. All while using local, organic and seasonal ingredients.  Nearly 80 percent of the Forge’s menu items are prepared using the imported, Italia... more
The Halal Guys, the New York City-based street cart turned cultural phenomenon, brought its signature American Muslim cuisine to the West Coast in 2017 with its first brick-and-mortar location in San Francisco. Their exciting expansion continues into... more
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Cocktails and Late Night Food, in the heart of downtown Oakland. more
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Lake Chalet opened in January 2009 and is located in the historic Oakland Boathouse. Since then, we have been proud to provide quality interpretations of classic dishes and daring new ventures into the uncharted territories of food. more
A punk rock influenced restaurant specializing in Japanese fried chicken and seasonal izakaya plates. Everything is freshly made in house, from marinades to sauces and seasonings.  Locally sourced. more