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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Night Club
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“Popular, small and intimate jazz venue -- great viewing in most seats. Also wonderful Japanese food -- if you have a dinner reservation, you get an advantage for better seats. ”
  • 76 locals recommend
Bar
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“Famously weird bar next to City Hall. Excellent greyhounds, good music. Very Oakland.”
  • 81 locals recommend
Beer Bar
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“Excellent, mellow bar for Belgian and specialty beers. Great place to have a conversation.”
  • 57 locals recommend
Chinese Restaurant
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“the restaurant in Oakland Chinatown and next to downtown. It's a Chinese Restaurant. I like the sesame noodles and chow mein, We also like the the Shandong shrimp and the moo shu beef. ”
  • 44 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Fine dining meets Chicken and waffles, lovely place, has been here forever.”
  • 51 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Cocktail Bar, great friendly place to catch a decent cocktail. Good lighting and ambience for a date”
  • 30 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Fun, hip, trendy vibe. Japanese twist on California cuisine. Try the fried chicken or burger. Small, seasonal menu. Cute bar. ”
  • 30 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Want a quick latte? Breakfast? Lunch? This local cafe is literally around the corner from the home. They open in the morning and usually close in the late afternoon depending on the flow of customers. AMAZING chicken sandwich and a lovely iced mocha latte!”
  • 37 locals recommend
Restaurant
“They don’t make diners like this anymore, and it’s a great hideaway just around the corner from us. Whether you want pancakes, beers on tap, or just some kombucha, this spot is awesome.”
  • 28 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“Great scene! Great food and drinks! Great music and events! With over 2 stories of space, including a grand ballroom on the 2nd floor, this venue offers plenty of options for a good time. We were able to catch our favorite band here, Oakland’s legendary and beloved THE COUP. One of the best shows ever. Check out their website. ”
  • 32 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“Soul food from the south, all vegan and all amazing. My carnivore friends are happy to go there. Low key local atmosphere, not touristy.”
  • 24 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Great Mexican food in a great location. Relatively cheap and SUPER delicious ”
  • 26 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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“Their paella is delicious! We’ve never had a dish here that we didn’t like. The drinks are also very good.”
  • 37 locals recommend
Taco Place
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“Hip, trendy neighborhood in Oakland with great bars and restaurants. Of note are beer gardens Drake's Dealership and Lost and Found. Great restaurants include Calavera Mexican Kitchen and Agave Bar and Duende Restaurant and Bodega. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Awaken Cafe is a live music venue, coffee roaster, espresso bar, craft beer & wine bar and organic restaurant in the heart of the new downtown Oakland, with the mission to bring people together and launch movements.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Caribbean Restaurant
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“For your Caribbean kick. The bright eatery makes us feel as though we’ve teleported to a nearby island for sugary sips and spicy bites. A forewarning: The whole menu may tempt you. Our saving grace is ordering a side of fried chicken if we venture from it as a main course. And believe us, there’s always room for one of Miss Ollie's drumsticks.”
  • 20 locals recommend